Director of The 5th Element
Appears in 210 Episodes
Ep.207 - Women's History Month '23 - Rah Digga
We finish off our Women's History Month celebrations with an artist that was so close to blowing up - but with a shelved 2nd album - lost steam. It seems that whenever...
Ep.206 - Women's History Month '23 - Sweet Tee
For our third WHM retrospective, we look at another one-and-done artist in Sweet Tee; with an additional conversation on the unique place 80s Hip-Hop artists are histo...
Ep.205 - Women's History Month '23 - Ms. Melodie
We continue our Women's History Month celebrations with a look at the one & done work of Ms. Melodie: The first lady of BDP and an essential cog in the lives of many, ...
Ep.204 - Women's History Month '23 - Mia X
We begin our Women's History Month celebrations with the First Lady of No Limit: Mia X. Her music was unmistakably 'No Limit' but when looking past the hits, came some...
Ep.203 - Contemporary Cool, Vol. 9
We boot up Contemporary Cool once again and for Volume 9 we look at the barely talked about work "7 Days Of Funk" and the blueprint for collective collaboration in The...
Ep.202 - RZA: The Book Of Wu - Chapter 10 (Pt.2)
We continue with Part 2 of our RZA retrospective with a look at his solo work which - whilst it may deliver less than desired - is an interesting creative wrinkle to o...
Ep.201 - RZA: The Book Of Wu - Chapter 10 (Pt.1)
We reach the last solo retrospective of Wu-Tang Clan members, finishing with the leader of it all: RZA. In the first of a two-parter, we talk about RZAs leadership as ...
Ep.200 - "Rapper" or "Artist"
On Ep.200 of DITD: Lil Yachty's comments on being taken seriously, reignited a decades old dialogue.
Ep.199 - Capital STEEZ
On Ep.199 of DITD: A retrospective on the brief career of Capital STEEZ.
Ep.198 - Inspectah Deck: The Book Of Wu - Chapter 9
On Ep.198 of DITD: Continuing our Book Of Wu series with the solo work of Inspectah Deck.
Ep.197 - Three 6 Mafia
On Ep.197 of DITD: A retrospective on the Memphis pioneers: Three 6 Mafia.
Ep.196 - Gangsta Boo
On Ep.196 of DITD: A retrospective on the late Gangsta Boo.
Ep.195 - DITD Bites, Vol. 16
On Ep.195 of DITD: Our 16th edition of DITD Bites; taking stock of 2022.
Ep.194 - Hip-Hop Neighbours, Vol. 5
On Ep.194 of DITD: Volume Five of Hip-Hop Neighbours. Covering Soul II Soul & Blondie.
Ep.193 - 2022 Metacritic Album Score Review
On Ep.193 of DITD: We go through the '22 Metacritic Hip-Hop album scores.
Ep.192 - Raekwon: The Book Of Wu - Chapter 8
Continuing our "Book Of Wu" series with the solo career of Raekwon.
Ep.191 - Ghostface Killah: The Book Of Wu - Chapter 7
On Ep.191 of DITD: We continue our Book Of Wu series with the solo career of Ghostface Killah.
Ep.190 - Our Dream Festivals
On Ep.190 of DITD: We create our dream festivals.
Weekly Music Roundup (15th-22nd Nov '22)
In conjunction with our episode with Dr. Joshua Wright, here's the WMR that we would've done.
Ep.189 - Kanye & Black Celebrity W/ Dr. Joshua Wright
On Ep.189 of DITD - Our first guest host, Dr. Joshua Wright, joins DITD to talk Kanye & Black Celebrity.
Ep.188 - Artifacts
On Ep.188 of DITD: A retrospective on NJ do-it-all group: Artifacts.
Ep.187 - Kid Cudi
On Ep.187 of DITD: A retrospective on contemporary legend Kid Cudi.
Ep.186 - Yucking Ye's Yum
On Ep.186 of DITD: We talk Kanye.
Ep.185 - #UKBHM 2022 - Estelle
On Ep.185 of DITD: Finishing our UKBHM miniseries with a retrospective on Estelle.
Ep.184 - #UKBHM 2022 - Ghetts
On Ep.184 of DITD: Continuing our UKBHM celebrations with a retrospective on Ghetts.
Ep.183 - #UKBHM 2022 - JME
On Ep.183 of DITD: Continuing our UKBHM retrospectives with JME.
Ep.182 - #UKBHM 2022 - Cookie Crew
On Ep.182 of DITD: UKBHM celebrations are back with a retrospective on Cookie Crew.
Ep.181 - Prompts, Vol. 1
On Ep.181 of DITD: Our first live recording via Twitter Spaces to kick-start a new series: Prompts.
Ep.180 - Main Source
On Ep.180 of DITD: A retrospective on NY/Canada group, Main Source.
Ep.179 - DITD Bites, Vol. 15
On Ep.179 of DITD: Another DITD Bites, talking about exploitative Journalism & venting about The Queen.