Podcasts have found their way to the forefront of the media industry as they have become a forum to share authentic narratives and experiences. These platforms have served as a catalyst to reveal the journey of Black people. After all, who can share our stories better than we can? If you’re looking for new Black podcasts to add to your playlist, here are a few that are worth your time.
Louder than a Riot explores the intersection of hip-hop, Black culture, and institutional law enforcement. Stories of artists like DJ Drama, Bobby Shmurda, and Nipsey Hussle are all explored from different perspectives of the criminal justice system that has greatly impacted the Black community. If you are a hip-hop fan, this podcast is highly recommended — all of it. You won’t ever want it to end.
Dr. Joy Harden Bradford, founder of Therapy for Black Girls The Podcast invites you to listen in on a weekly conversation surrounding mental health, personal development, and positive decision making. This podcast provides a safe space for courageous conversations surrounding mental health and self-care.
Claima Stories with Bimma is an inspiring podcast full of conversations with former Nike Marketer, Bimma Williams, and other creatives who make up operations of the streetwear and sneaker industries. Personal narratives of progress are shared as we get to hear a variety of insights and peaks behind the curtain of creative industries. Claima Stories with Bimma is a real treat for all Black creatives out there.
Let’s Go Together podcast allows diverse voices to share their distinctive travel experiences while providing all listeners with the necessary ideas for their next destination.
Rapper and actor @GillieDaKing and social media influencer @Wallo267, creators of Million Dollaz Worth Of Game podcast is super authentic and relatable for Black youth. These two men use their platform with this podcast to provide direction for young Black men through conversations of comedy, music commentary, and real-life advice.
Black Entrepreneur Blueprint was created to help educate and inspire Black entrepreneurs to Launch, Build, and Grow successful businesses. The podcast has featured Black entrepreneurs like Dr. Dennis Kimbro, best-selling author of “Think and Grow Rich – A Black Choice“, George Fraser, and Ron Busby. Show guests share the strategies, tactics, and techniques they’ve learned to become successful.
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My name is Kaylah Mack and I am a senior at Spelman College where I am pursuing my undergraduate degree in English with a concentration in Journalism. My interest in Journalism stems from my love for writing, storytelling, and public speaking. In my free time, I enjoy listening to podcasts, meditating, exercising, baking, spending time with nature, and catching up with loved ones.