The 12kyle Podcast

The 12kyle Podcast
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the good break up (with Echo Silent)
Feb 17 • 92 min
On this episode of the 12Kyle Podcast, we will discuss breaking up with someone. In particular, how to have a good break up with your ex mate. The podcast is co-hosted by special guest, Echo Silent. Listen and let us know what you think. LISTEN, SHARE,…
Baduizm…20 Years Later
Feb 10 • 35 min
1997 was a very good year for music. In particular, we were given a gem from Erykah Badu. She released her debut album, Baduizm, on February 11, 1997. Listen to the latest edition of The 12Kyle Podcast as we discuss the album, the tracks, and the…
what happened to R&B music
Feb 2 • 40 min
Check out the latest edition of The 12Kyle Podcast. On this episode, I will ask the question…”What happened to R&B music?” Does the genre still exist? How does today’s R&B compare to R&B music from back in the day? All of this…and more will be discussed…
the Obama Years
Jan 20 • 27 min
Check out the latest edition of The 12Kyle Podcast. On this episode, I will discuss my thoughts on President Barack Obama. I will reflect on the impact and legacy that his presidency had. I will also share a personal story about how his policies saved the…
friends…how many of us have them
Jan 13 • 33 min
Check out the latest edition of The 12Kyle Podcast. On this episode, we will discuss FRIENDS. All of us have friends. How do we define our friendships? Who are our true friends? Can you have too may friends…or not enough friends? Are friends from social…
Top 5 Hip Hop Albums From 1996
Dec 29, 2016 • 89 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. Many people in hip hop circles think that 1996 marked the end of the “Golden Era of Hip Hop”. On this podcast, we will discuss the landscape that helped make the music and some of the albums that were made. More…
Ironman…20 Years Later
Dec 16, 2016 • 28 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On October 29th, Ghostface released his 1st “solo” album, Ironman. It was an album that featured fellow Wu Tang Clan members, Raekwon and Cappadona. This album was widely heralded as one of the best albums from…
Muddy Waters…20 Years Later
Dec 7, 2016 • 64 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On December 10th, Redman released his 3rd album, Muddy Waters, and it proved to be one of the best hip hop albums from that year. On this episode of The 12Kyle Podcast, I will discuss the Muddy Waters album.…
Dec 2, 2016 • 36 min
On this episode of The 12Kyle Podcast, I will discuss FATHERHOOD. I give my thoughts on the highs and lows of fatherhood. Every man has a perspective on what it is like to be a father. I will also tell you 3 things that every man must give his child. I…
dating 101
Nov 18, 2016 • 66 min
On this edition of the 12Kyle Podcast, we explore the world of dating Dating 101 We will enlighten and entertain you with some of the “do’s and don’ts” when it comes to dating. We’ll discuss the pros and cons of dating at this time. We’ll also educate you…
politic ditto
Nov 10, 2016 • 23 min
The United States of America has elected it’s 45th President. I give you my thoughts on it… LISTEN and SUBSCRIBE to the 12Kyle Podcast on… iTunes Stitcher SoundCloud GooglePlay YouTube Overcast FM Pocket Cast Facebook Instagram Twitter Blogger
Illadelph Halflife…20 Years Later
Oct 14, 2016 • 50 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On September 24,1996, The Roots dropped their classic album Illadelph Halflife. The crew from Philadelphia released their 3rd studio album and it was a game changer. On this episode of the 12 Kyle Podcast, we’ll…
Home Again…20 Years Later
Sep 17, 2016 • 42 min
1996 was an incredible year for music. It was a groundbreaking year for hip hop. It was also a great year for R&B music. On September 10th, the legendary group, New Edition released their album, Home Again. It was the only album that featured all six…
you missed it…
Sep 10, 2016 • 61 min
The 80s and 90s were a great era for many things…especially to those who lived in the era. Some things were challenging. Other things were unique. But the 80s and 90s were special to a lot of people. Those eras remain very intriguing to those who were not…
ATLiens…20 Years Later
Aug 26, 2016 • 39 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On August 27, 1996…OutKast dropped their second album, ATLiens. On this episode of the 12kyle Podcast, we discuss the history and the relevance of this album. This was one of the best albums made by Andre 3000 and…
Beats, Rhymes, and Life…20 Years Later
Jul 29, 2016 • 28 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On July 30, 1996, A Tribe Called Quest released Beats, Rhymes and Life. It was the 4th album from the legendary hip hop trio. This album was lauded by critics and despised by many of Tribe’s faithful fans. It was a…
there’s a war going on outside
Jul 23, 2016 • 37 min
“There’s a war going on outside, no man is safe from…” - Prodigy from Mobb Deep Those words eloquently and painfully describe where we are in this country. On the latest podcast, we take a look at the recent police shootings, the Black Lives Matter…
Top 10 NBA Players to never win a ring
Jul 15, 2016 • 50 min
On this episode of the 12kyle Podcast, we’ll take a look at the certified Top 10 NBA Players who never won an NBA title LISTEN and SUBSCRIBE to the 12Kyle Podcast iTunes Stitcher SoundCloud YouTube Google Play Overcast Fm
Stakes Is High…20 Years Later
Jul 8, 2016 • 31 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On July 2, 1996, De La Soul dropped Stakes Is High. It was the 4th album from the trio from Long Island. This album was critically acclaimed for its production and lyricism. It served as a message to the decline…
it was written…20 Years Later
Jul 1, 2016 • 31 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On July 2, 1996, NaS released his 2nd album, It Was Written. It was the follow up to his classic debut, Illmatic. This album would be his most commercially successful album spawned by the smash hit “If I Ruled the…
Reasonable Doubt…20 Years Later
Jun 24, 2016 • 30 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On June 25, 1996, Jay Z released his first album, Reasonable Doubt, on Rocafella Records. At the time of its release, Jay Z believed that it would be his first…and only album. Jay Z, born Shawn Corey Carter,…
top 5 Hip Hop groups of all time
Jun 17, 2016 • 125 min
On this podcast, we break down the CERTIFIED TOP 5 HIP HOP GROUPS OF ALL TIME. Special guest host, eclectik. We are two dudes who are tenured in hip hop. Listen to the podcast. If you agree or disagree, let us know. Here’s the criteria… 1. Must have at…
tales of a 7th grade nothing
Jun 11, 2016 • 15 min
What happens when a stalker goes to Facebook and tries to put the moves on me. Comedy ensues. Listen SUBSCRIBE to the 12kyle Podcast SoundCloud Google Play iTunes Stitcher Overcast FM Pocket Cast Facebook Twitter
summer madness
Jun 3, 2016 • 35 min
On this episode, I’ll tell you about the things that you MUST do during the summertime. I’ll also share some childhood memories of what we did during the summer. SUBSCRIBE to the 12kyle Podcast… iTunes Soundcloud Stitcher Google Play Pocket Cast Overcast…
bad blind dates
May 20, 2016 • 39 min
On this episode, I give you a few reasons why blind dates usually DO NOT work. I also share a horrific and comical experience that I had with a blind date. SUBSCRIBE to the 12kyle Podcast… iTunes Soundcloud Stitcher Google Play Pocket Cast Overcast FM…
thank you, Prince
Apr 22, 2016 • 32 min
As the world mourns the death of Prince, I took a moment to reflect on Prince and what he meant to me and millions of others. I also shared a funny groupie story about me and Prince. Rest in Peace…Prince Rogers Nelson. Gone too soon June 7, 1958 – April…
the rise & fall of Roc-A-Fella
Apr 15, 2016 • 38 min
In the mid 90s, three friends started a rap label and became one of the most powerful entities in music. Business moves, jealousy and envy caused it to crumble. Listen to the latest 12kylePodcast as we discuss the rise and fall of Roc-A-Fella LISTEN and…
the “big O” quiz
Apr 1, 2016 • 34 min
How much do you know about orgasms? Probably not as much as you THINK you do! Listen to the latest podcast…grab a number 2 pencil…and take the orgasm quiz. I did. Be prepared to laugh and be educated. LISTEN and SUBSCRIBE to the 12kyle Podcast iTunes…
text messages kill relationships
Mar 18, 2016 • 34 min
Check out the latest episode of the 12kyle Podcast as I tell you how/why text messages have killed relationships LISTEN and SUBSCRIBE to the 12kyle Podcast. You can find it here… iTunes, Stitcher, Soundcloud, Overcast FM, Pocket Casts, Facebook,…
i still love h.e.r.
Mar 11, 2016 • 41 min
When did YOU fall in love with hip hop? Why did you fall in love with hip hop? What does it mean to you? Check out the latest episode of the 12kyle Podcast as I give you my perspective on hip hop…i still love h.e.r. LISTEN and SUBSCRIBE to the 12kyle…
in Atlanta
Mar 3, 2016 • 40 min
If you want to know about the city of Atlanta, it will truly depend on who you ask. As a resident of Atlanta, I have a different perspective. Atlanta has been called “Black Hollywood”. Atlanta is many things. To me…it’s home. Check out the latest episode…
the office boo
Feb 26, 2016 • 27 min
Have you ever dated or been intimately involved with someone that you’ve worked with? Have you ever considered doing it? There are positives and negatives to getting involved with someone that you work with. Listen to the latest podcast as I give you the…
The Score…20 Years Later
Feb 19, 2016 • 40 min
1996 was an incredible year for hip hop. On February 13, 1996, the Fugess dropped their sophomore album, The Score. The album was a collection of an amazing blend of hip hop…infused with reggae, soul, and a Caribbean vibe. The album was a smash hit. The…
All Eyez On Me…20 Years Later
Feb 12, 2016 • 29 min
1996 was an incredible year in hip hop. For this podcast, we take a look at one of the albums that set the standard for that year. On February 13, 1996, Tupac Shakur released one of the best albums of that year, All Eyez On Me. The album came just after…
Stop Hating
Feb 5, 2016 • 17 min
The word “hate” gets thrown around a lot these days. If someone doesn’t like something, they are immediately labeled a “hater”. But are they really hating??? The Urban Dictionary defines a “hater” as… “A person that simply cannot be happy for another…
Cliff Huxtable vs Bill Cosby
Jan 29, 2016 • 46 min
For decades, Bill Cosby entertained millions of people and was once considered to be “America’s Dad”. He brought joy to many as “Dr. Cliff Huxtable” on the smash 80s sitcom “The Cosby Show”. In recent years, allegations and lawsuits that accused him of…
shout outs
Jan 22, 2016 • 24 min
On January 22, 2010…I launched The 12 Radio Show. I remember it like it was yesterday. I was working in Minneapolis at the time. I would work in Minneapolis during the week and fly home back to Atlanta on the weekends. It was a Friday. I flew home and got…
head games
Jan 15, 2016 • 38 min
The game of football is not just a contact sport but a “collision sport”. Those who play the game are often regarded as modern day gladiators. Football is a game of strength. Man verses man…until the end. It’s the most popular sport in this country. Fame…
not Top 5
Dec 31, 2015 • 40 min
When it comes to making a “Top 5 list” for any category, it can be extremely subjective. Quite often, our personal preferences get in the way of us making a sound case for someone/something being worthy of a “Top 5” status. It can be tricky. But Top 5…
the last time that I got drunk
Dec 28, 2015 • 30 min
Do you remember the LAST time that you got drunk? Did you do something crazy or stupid? Did you get sick? Did you embarrass yourself? Do you even REMEMBER what happened??? Do you know what happens when you mix lifelong friends, liquor, a bachelor party,…
Ask 12kyle
Dec 18, 2015 • 40 min
Sometimes when you have a burning question…you need to ask someone who will tell you what you NEED to hear…not what you WANT to hear. It’s good to seek the advice of someone who knows what they are talking about and will be impartial in their response.…
You’re Too Old..
Dec 11, 2015 • 19 min
Have you ever stopped and realized that you’re TOO OLD to do certain things? Age is a part of the growth process. Then…reality kicks in! Check out the latest episode from The 12kyle Podcast as host 12kyle comically takes a look at things that he is TOO…
I Think I Need Some Space
Nov 19, 2015 • 17 min
I Think I Need Some Space…have you ever heard those dreaded words. Is space in a relationship necessary? Listen to my thoughts on this…
12 vs 27
Oct 8, 2015 • 121 min
True friendships are rare. Friends that become brothers are even more rare How did two young men meet in college on a football field and become brothers? Two young men who grew up just 9 miles apart for more than 13 yrs but didn’t know each other until…
hip hop…DEAD and ALIVE
Oct 1, 2015 • 122 min
On this episode, we’ll talk about various hip hop topics. Check out this as we give you an informative and introspective look at hip hop.
Childhood Memories (throwback)
Sep 24, 2015 • 122 min
RETRO SHOW!!! On this episode, I’m joined by the usual suspects…Rashan Jamal and eclectik. This episode was recorded (8/29/12) but still entertaining. We kick it and reminisce about childhood and growing up in the 80s. We present…Childhood Memories
Sep 18, 2015 • 121 min
On this episode, I’m joined by my homie, eclectik. The concept of this episode came about when I asked him to join me for a show. He agreed. He said “what are we going to talk about?” My response…”I’m not going to tell you!!!” Unlike any of the other…
17 yrs old
Sep 4, 2015 • 121 min
Remember when you were 17 years old? I think we saw the world and ourselves differently at the age of 17. We were no longer kids but we had yet to step into adulthood. On this episode, we took a look back at the 17 year old you.
just my .12 cents…MJ ‘93 vs 2015
Aug 25, 2015 • 16 min
Imagine how Michael Jordan from 1993 would fare in today’s world of social media? I take a few minutes to discuss.
In the News…
Aug 14, 2015 • 141 min
3 microphones…3 great minds…3 sets of strong minded opinions Listen as we discuss a wide range of topics. Listen Co-hosted by Vince and DLuvhall
Classic Hip Hop Battles
Aug 9, 2015 • 137 min
On this episode, we discussed some of hip hop’s greatest battles, great diss records, their relevance in hip hop history, and some hip hop battles that NEVER happened. Co-hosted by eclectik
Freddie Gray and Baltimore…through our eyes
May 12, 2015 • 130 min
A raw and uncut view of the death of Freddie Gray and the city of Baltimore.
State of Hip Hop Vol 1
Apr 25, 2015 • 123 min
12kyle talks about the current state of hip hop. He and co-host Q the 6th Man also chop it up about the good and bad of today’s hip hop
Behind Closed Doors
Apr 17, 2015 • 124 min
On this episode, 12kyle & his co-hosts have a steamy conversation about sex! They also discuss topics that were once considered to be taboo. This show originally aired 6-30-10 on BlogTalkRadio but has been digitally remastered.