Show cover of People's Party with Talib Kweli

People's Party with Talib Kweli

People’s Party is a weekly interview show hosted by hip-hop legend Talib Kweli. The show features big-name guests exploring hip-hop, culture, and politics.


Bob Saget Talks About Full House’s Legacy, The Olson Twins, Being Mentored By Rodney Dangerfield, Cancel Culture, And More 12:55 09/13/2021
Blueface Gives Love To Snoop Dogg, Breaks Down His Influences, Talks About Crip Life, Pop Smoke, And More 06:25 09/06/2021
Jaleel White Discusses The Legacy Of Steve Urkel, The Success of Family Matters, How The Character Shaped The Rest Of His Life, And His New Weed Brand 15:06 08/30/2021
Open Mike Eagle Dives Deep on: Being a “Rapper-Comedian,” Hip-Hop Lifespans, Divorce, Wokeness, and Podcasting 05:11 08/23/2021
Jeff Ross Breaks Down The Power Of Roasting (And It’s Similarity To Early Rap), Tells The Story Of Jamie Foxx At The Emmitt Smith Roast, And Talks USO, Ann Coulter, Shaq, Buddy Hackett, Chappelle, And 10:19 08/16/2021
Isaiah Rashad Opens Up About The House Is Burning, Mental Health, His Rapping Style, Outkast Influences, TDE Family, And More 04:56 08/09/2021
Terrace Martin Talks About Collaborating With Kendrick Lamar And TDE, Being A Multi-Instrumentalist, The Great Robert Glasper, And Gangbanging Fact Vs. Fiction 04:06 08/02/2021
Skyzoo On Being Influenced By Bad Boy And Puffy, Wrestling With Rap’s Capitalism, Spike Lee, Basketball Raps, Ghostwriting, And More 07:15 07/26/2021
Kendrick Sampson Talks Working With Issa Rae, Organizing With BLM, Building A Pro Black Acting Career, And Becoming A Police Abolitionist 09:38 07/19/2021
Lady London Discusses Her Sway Cypher, BLM Freestyle, Studying Other Rappers, HBCUs, And Her Uncle, Chino XL 06:14 07/12/2021
Raekwon Talks Wu-Tang Dynamics, C.R.E.A.M. History, Ghostface Killah Collaborations, Favorite Gangsta Movies And More 122:54 07/05/2021
Dr. Ibram X. Kendi Talks Anti-Racism, Black Liberation Theology, ADOS, Reparations, And The Idea That The Word “Racist” Is A Slur 69:11 06/28/2021
Darryl McDaniels (DMC from Run DMC) Talks Jam Master Jay, ‘Proud to be Black’, Tupac, Rick Rubin, and the Beastie Boys 123:06 06/22/2021
Yasiin Bey Opens Up About The Black Star Era & Black Star II, New York Hip-Hop, Mental Health Among Black Men, & His New Podcast, The Midnight Miracle 95:25 06/14/2021
Pete Rock Shares The True Story Behind “They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)” And Talks Heavy D, Kanye, Griselda, James Brown, His Reggae Influences, SP1200 Vs. MPC 2000XL, And More 82:37 06/07/2021
Constitutional Scholar & Author Jamal Greene Explains The Role Of The Facebook Oversight Committee, The Banning Of Trump, The Limits Of Free Speech, And The Difference Between Individual And Societal 84:32 06/01/2021
J. Period Explains His Approach To Mix Tapes, Shares Thoughts On Working With Black Thought, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Lauryn Hill, And Dave Chappelle, And Breaks Down His New Project, Story To Tell 78:03 05/24/2021
Madlib Talks Black Star, MF Doom, Ja Dilla, Medicine Show, Mac Miller, Musical Influences, And More 53:28 05/10/2021
Fat Joe Talks Pun, 50 Cent Beef, Growing Up In The Bronx, The N-Word, DJ Khaled, And Depression 83:33 05/03/2021
Hi-Tek Tells Stories Of Collaborating With J Dilla, Snoop, And Talib Kweli And Yasiin Bey on Black Star; Breaks Down The Cincinnati Sound; And Names His Favorite Producers 82:59 04/26/2021
Onyx Breaks Down Their Landmark Hits “Slam” and “Throw Ya Gunz”, Talk Queens & Jam Master Jay, And Get Real About Police Brutality 68:40 04/19/2021
Big Daddy Kane And Talib Kweli Talk Flat-Tops, Brooklyn Rap, Influencing Jay-Z, Wu-Tang, And Eminem, Doing A Rakim Verzuz, & More 88:08 04/12/2021
Pharoahe Monch Talks “Simon Says” Lawsuit, Internal Affairs, Rawkus Era, Facing Depression, Eminem Shoutouts, Politics & Race, And More 91:26 04/05/2021
Sunny Anderson Talks About Getting Her Start At Hot97, Anthony Bourdain, Emeril, Facing Racism, ‘Every Day’ Food, And More 101:43 03/29/2021
Questlove Talks About The Early Days Of The Roots, Shares His Early Influences, Gives Black Thought His Flowers, And Reminisces About The Soulquarians 113:33 03/22/2021
Dascha Polanco On Landing Her Iconic Orange Is The New Black Role, The Prison Industrial Complex, Afro-Caribbean Diaspora, Nursing, Single Motherhood, And More 85:58 03/15/2021
DJ Clark Kent and Talib Kweli talk about Jay-Z, Jaz, The Early Days Of Roc-Fella, And More 86:02 03/08/2021
Gangsta Boo Talks To Talib Kweli About Three 6 Mafia, Working With Run The Jewels, Missing Out On An Oscar, Dealing With Depression, And More. 55:53 03/01/2021
Master P Explains The No Limit Hustle, His Gritty Origin Story, Crossing Over From Hoops To Rap, Mia X, Romeo, No Limit Chronicles, And More 67:05 02/15/2021
Goodie Mob Talks Dungeon Family, Outkast, ‘Soul Food’, New Music, & More 60:22 02/08/2021