The Breaks Cancel Tory

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The Breaks Cancel Tory

Posted by on Oct 5, 2020

This week on The Breaks

  • Hosts Confucius and Fresh talk about the absurdity of Tory Lanez new record “Daystar” where he denies shooting Megan the Thee Stallion in the foot.
  • Both hosts talk about their love for Outkast’s record “Aquemini” after the 22nd anniversary of its release on September 29th.
  • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh states that the best rap album if 2020 is “The Price of Tea in China” by Boldy James.
  • With the election less than 30 days away Confucius stresses the importance of voting in his Confucius Says segment.

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WAP!

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WAP!

Posted by on Aug 17, 2020

This week on The Breaks Fresh and Confucius:

  • Talk about why they love “WAP” by Cardi B and Megan thee Stallion and explain why they’re frustrated by the backlash surrounding the song.
  • Celebrate the birth of hip-hop on on August 11, 1973. That’s when DJ Kool Herc threw the “Back to School Jam” at 1520 Sedgwick Avenue in the Bronx, NYC.
  • Debate what it means for a song to be “a hit.”
  • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh states that the XXL Magazine Freshman Class is still relevant.
  • Confucius encourages people to rethink what closure means in his Confucius Says segment.

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Leave Megan Alone!

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Leave Megan Alone!

Posted by on Aug 3, 2020

This week on The Breaks, Fresh and Confucius:

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Kanye, Megan and Nick

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Kanye, Megan and Nick

Posted by on Jul 27, 2020

This week on The Breaks, Fresh and Confucius:

  • Discuss Kanye West’s rally in South Carolina and his recent erratic behavior.
  • Talk about Tory Lanez’s arrest on gun charges after police find Megan Thee Stallion in his car suffering from gunshot wounds.
  • React to Nick Cannon’s anti-Semitic comments on his podcast.
  • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh argues that Black music executives are also complicit in the exploitation of Black musicians.
  • In his Confucius Says, Confucius argues that you can still respect someone without respecting every one of their decisions.

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Nelly vs Ludacris

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Nelly vs Ludacris

Posted by on May 18, 2020

This week on The Breaks Confucius and Fresh discuss:

      • The most recent Verzuz battle between Nelly and Ludacris
      • Their own verzuz style battle on Saturday, May 23rd at 8pm when they face off about which was a better year in hip-hop — 1998 or 1999. Watch on the Instagram on the @KUTX account or the @TheBreaksKUTX account.
      • How history was made when Doja Cat’s “Say So” remix featuring Nicki Minaj reached number one on the Billboard charts, and Megan Thee Stallion’s “Savage” remix featuring Beyonce reached number two. This is the first time that four black female solo artists have held top two spots on the chart.
      • In his Unpopular Opinion, Fresh defends the Netflix show Black AF and tells us why he thinks the show’s critics are being too harsh.
      • In his Confucius Says segment, Confucius argues that the music industry in the United States and the Austin music scene in particular need to accept hip-hop and R&B as mainstream and not hold them to a higher standard than artists in other genres.
      • The Local Song of the Week is “Do You Mind” by Nayome

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