The Breaks: Babyface vs Teddy Riley vs Technology

The Breaks

The Breaks: Babyface vs Teddy Riley vs Technology

Posted by on Apr 20, 2020

This week on The Breaks, Fresh and Confucius

  • Talk about the decrease in streaming during the pandemic and what it means for the music industry.
  • Touch on the continuing beat battles, including the technical difficulties in the battle between Babyface and Teddy Riley.
  •  In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh says that Diddy would smoke Jermaine Dupri in a beat battle and that Dr. Dre would beat, but not annihilate, Diddy in a beat battle.
  • Confucius reminds people to stick by their values especially in this time.
  • This week’s Local Song of the Week is TEMPLO by Angélica Rahe.

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The Breaks are on every Saturday 10pm-1am on KUTX 98.9.
You can hear the latest full broadcast of The Breaks Saturday night show.
 

The Breaks: Beat Battle Edition

The Breaks

The Breaks: Beat Battle Edition

Posted by on Apr 6, 2020

This week on The Breaks, Fresh and Confucius

  • Talk about recent live-streamed beat battles, including Mannie Fresh vs Scott Storch and Lil Jon vs T-Pain.
  • Touch on the cultural significance of Mannie Fresh.
  • Discuss the deep production credits of Lil Jon and T-Pain.
  • Address Tekashi 6ix9ine’s release from prison and speculate about how people will react.
  • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh defends Nas as a good beat selector.
  • Confucius reminds us that just because you’re sheltering in place, doesn’t mean that you have to transform yourself or learn a new skill — simply surviving right now is enough.

Listen to this week’s episode of The Breaks

Listen on The Apple Podcasts App, Spotify or Stitcher

The Breaks are on every Saturday 10pm-1am on KUTX 98.9.
You can hear the latest full broadcast of The Breaks Saturday night show.