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"What Creates a Creator?" this is the question we are exploring with guests from all across the creative landscape. For the Creators is a podcast by Creators that explores the minds behind the things we love. We are a source of motivation, tricks and tips & entertainment from both established players and up and comers. Expect interviews and catch up shows with hosts Ryan Nile (Artist, Producer, Entrepreneur) and Vernaire Bass (Manager, Digital Marketing Consultant). New Episodes drop Mondays and Fridays! Follow us on instagram for daily creative inspiration! @forthecreatorspodcast and Email us on forthecreatorsshow@gmail.com

"What Creates a Creator?" this is the question we are exploring with guests from all across the creative landscape. For the Creators is a podcast by Creators that explores the minds behind the things we love. We are a source of motivation, tricks and tips & entertainment from both established players and up and comers. Expect interviews and catch up shows with hosts Ryan Nile (Artist, Producer, Entrepreneur) and Vernaire Bass (Manager, Digital Marketing Consultant). New Episodes drop Mondays and Fridays! Follow us on instagram for daily creative inspiration! @forthecreatorspodcast and Email us on forthecreatorsshow@gmail.com
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"What Creates a Creator?" this is the question we are exploring with guests from all across the creative landscape. For the Creators is a podcast by Creators that explores the minds behind the things we love. We are a source of motivation, tricks and tips & entertainment from both established players and up and comers. Expect interviews and catch up shows with hosts Ryan Nile (Artist, Producer, Entrepreneur) and Vernaire Bass (Manager, Digital Marketing Consultant). New Episodes drop Mondays and Fridays! Follow us on instagram for daily creative inspiration! @forthecreatorspodcast and Email us on forthecreatorsshow@gmail.com

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English


Episodes

Creativity x Culture - Beyonces Homecoming, Avengers saves the Box Office, GOT Biggest show ever? Stormzy is BACK!

5/6/2019
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It’s so nuts to think that we are officially one year old👏👏👏👏. So, on this episode we reminisced about far we have come and of course our third co host (aka @beyonce) had to get a feature. _ As you probably know by now, our Creativity X Culture episodes are all about discussing the trending topics of the past week or two. On this episode we discussed how @beyonce cashed in on her Coachella performance and @netflixuk documentary, the latest @avengers movie, @stormzy latest single Vossi...

Duration:00:43:41

Documenting Grime & Funding Your Dreams with Risky Roadz

4/15/2019
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Today we sit down with Grime legend and visual pioneer Risky Roadz and discuss everything from picking up his camera for the first time to learning how to edit while publishing DVDs, to directing music videos with Skepta, Theophilus London, Giggs and more. We discuss how far his work has come, what impact it has had, Drake being a fan and why having a 'dream funder' is so important in your creative journey. Enjoy! Shownotes: Risky Roadz YouTube...

Duration:01:10:09

Creativity x Culture - The Nipsey Hussle Legacy, Bossin up like Beyonce, Coachella's Sunday Service, Drakes UK Citizenship and more!

4/8/2019
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On this episode of Creativity x Culture, we paid our condolences to Nipsey Hussle’s family, as well as celebrate his life by shining a spotlight on the legacy he has left behind for being a philanthropist, entrepreneur and innovator. _ We also discussed Lil Nas X’s new song, a remix of country music singer Billy Ray Cyrus’ - ‘Old Town Road’, and the fact that it was rejected by the Billboard charts as a country song. This topic lead nicely into our discussion about our third co-host...

Duration:00:41:43

The Journey to My Runway Group with Kojo Marfo

4/1/2019
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On this weeks episode of the podcast Vernaire sits down with Kojo Marfo the founder of My Runway Group, a production company which merges the different elements of creative arts to empower young people. _ Kojo’s story is an extremely fascinating one, because his journey from boarding school to the philanthropist that he is today, was filled with many ups and downs, but he persevered through it all. _ Throughout the conversation they discussed how he went from living a privileged life in...

Duration:01:07:19

Creativity x Culture - Myspace loses 50 million songs, Dave is Number 1, Rapman makes Blue Story Movie, Meek Mills Documentary and Tarantino's Penultimate Movie!

3/25/2019
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We are back this week with another episode of Culture x Creativity, our fortnightly episode which allows us to lift the lid on all of the things that are trending in the exciting world of creativity. _ This week we packed a lot into the episode (no exaggeration lol) by discussing last week’s FTC episode featuring Dalia Dias; MySpace losing 50 million songs after a server migration went wrong; UK rapper Dave’s debut album ‘Psychodrama’ entering the U.K. charts at number 1; UK rapper and...

Duration:00:46:01

Behind the Lense with Filmmaker, Photographer and Creative Director Dalia Dias

3/18/2019
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On Episode 58 of the show we go ‘Behind The Lense’ with the amazingly talented filmmaker, photographer and creative director @daliadias @shotbydaliadias Throughout the episode we discussed her life’s journey to date. From her humble beginnings in Tottenham and public school in Nigeria, to working with some of the biggest artists and brands in the world, likes @iamcardib @stormzy @migos@chrisbrownofficial @jdofficial and many more. We also discussed what it’s like to be a female in a male...

Duration:01:14:11

Creativity x Culture - Can we separate the Art from the Artist? Solange the innovator, The return of Baby Phat, Idris Elba's new Netflix Comedy & Colourism in Hollywood

3/11/2019
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We're back this week for another check in with whats happening in the world of creativity! Today we discuss if we can we separate the Art from the Artist in light of heavy allegations towards artists such as Michael Jackson and R Kelly. We also discuss Solange's new album and film, Kimora Lee Simmons and the return of Baby Phat, Idris Elba's new Netflix Comedy & Colourism in Hollywood in light of Will Smiths role playing Serena and Venus Williams father in the film King...

Duration:00:44:47

The Story of GUAP, the Worlds First Video Magazine with Jide Adetunji and Ibrahim Kamara

3/4/2019
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At the end of last year we sat down with Ibrahim Kamara and Jide Adetunji, the founders of GUAP Magazine to discuss how they started the youth culture platform and worlds first video magazine. This conversation was really fun to record and we covered everything from failing businesses, opening doors to winning ventures, turning your L's into Lessons and into Ws, betting on emerging talent, learning new skills and the power of collaboration. Please enjoy & let us know what you think by...

Duration:01:21:09

Creativity x Culture - Does Beyonce use WhatsApp? Is 'Fast Fashion' good/bad? Award Show Agendas + more

2/25/2019
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On the latest ‘Creativity x Culture’ episode of our show, we discuss the seemingly blurred lines between pop culture and creativity 😳 _ We give our two pence on the topics that are trending right now, including the Empire actor Jussie Smullet’s pending court case for allegedly filing a false hate crime police report; how WhatsApp and instant messaging has affected the way that we communicate with each other; JayZ and Beyoncé’s epic Brit Awards acceptance video featuring the Duchess of...

Duration:00:47:53

The Business behind Creativity with Mary-Alice Stack, CEO of Creative United

2/18/2019
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Today we sit down with Mary-Alice Stack, Chief Executive of Creative United Creative United is an entrepreneurial community interest company committed to supporting the growth and development of the arts and creative industries. Their vision is for artists, creative enterprises and cultural organisations to have access to the skills, advice and services they need to achieve their ambitions for growth and impact within their communities. Mary-Alice studied at Falmouth School of Art and at...

Duration:01:22:05

Mixing & Mastering Emotion with Grammy Nominated Engineer & Producer, Prash Mistry

2/11/2019
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1 - Working on original music after mixing and mastering for ages 2 - Playing piano since he was 6 and being emotionally exhausted from creating music 3 - Being obsessed with Mixing, making the most of what you have 5 - Buying the ultimate equipment to realise artists visions 9 - Mum Escaping a war zone, Being an immigrant and getting started in UK. Being in a humble household, parents working two jobs each to give them the best life they could 10 - Accidentally stumbling on Piano,...

Duration:01:49:11

Creativity x Culture - Spotify buys Gimlet, Grammys, Changes in Pop, Marshmello x Fortnite

2/11/2019
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Thanks for joining us for another episode of Creativity x Culture. For Season 2 we have changed the format of what used to be our Spotlight episodes, so that our listeners could get to know us a little bit better and hear our views on the topics that are trendy right now. On this particular episode we discussed the announcement earlier this week, that Spotify has acquired Gimlet Media and Anchor in a deal that is rumoured to be worth $230m. We also discussed the 2019 Grammy nominations, the...

Duration:00:35:57

Feel The Pressure & Do It Anyway with Celeb Photographer Naroop Jhooti

2/4/2019
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We had the absolute pleasure of sitting down with Naroop of @amitandnaroop. Amit and Naroop are advertising, portrait and celebrity photographers from London. Amit and Naroop have achieved a great deal in a very short time. In the first stage of their career they took the world of urban music by storm. They are the photographers (and often video directors) of choice for many of the genre’s biggest stars and their client list includes @officialWretch32, @Tiniegram, @TinchyStryder and...

Duration:01:25:59

Season 2 - Creativity x Culture

2/1/2019
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And... we're back! Thanks for joining us for season 2, episode 51. We kick this season off by discussing creativity in culture, things that have caught our eye and inspired us. Links to everything we discussed below! Show...

Duration:00:57:23

Presenter, Model and Host Bisi Akins on the Advantages and Disadvantages of 'Pretty Privilege'

11/26/2018
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*This episode was originally published on Wed Jul 11 2018* We're back with another amazing spotlight episode for you, today we sit down with Bisi Akins who is a Presenter for TV & Events. Bisi previously won Miss Nigeria and is also the founder of YG Initiative, a youth community group aimed to inspire, develop and educate our youth with self worth. Bisi has many strings to her bow and you we hope you enjoy the story of her journey so far as much as we did! We explore the the advantages...

Duration:01:09:49

MC Bushkin of Heartless Crew on The Rise of UK Garage

11/21/2018
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*This episode was originally published on Mon Aug 20 2018* Welcome back to another episode of For The Creators, where it’s our job to demystify creativity. In these long form conversations, we tease out tips and tricks from all kinds of creatives whether they’re Musicians, Presenters, Actors, Directors, DJs, Writers, Entrepreneurs and everything in between. In this episode I sit down with MC Buskin, one third of the UK Garage group the Heartless Crew. As pioneers of UK Garage, Heartless...

Duration:01:02:41

Celebrity Publicist Joe Hagan: Lifting the Lid on PR and Networking

11/12/2018
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*This episode was originally published on Mon Jul 02 2018* How important is PR & Networking for creatives? How do you initiate conversations with influencers and decision makers? Is making good art enough to make it big or do you need a PR team to take you to the next level? We explore all in todays snapshot, focusing on PR and networking. Follow our guest on instagram @mrjsmash and check out http://streamlinepr.co.uk/ --- Review, Rate & Share! We would love to hear your feedback and...

Duration:00:44:53

Maiday: Why Good Lyrics are the Final Puzzle Piece

11/5/2018
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This episode was originally posted on Mon Jun 18 2018 'some girls get sent flowers, I get sent beats' is what Maiday's email signature says and its for good reason... Maiday is an amazing Artist and songwriter with various hits to her name, including 'Don't Go' by Wretch 32, 'Fade' with Jakwob and 'At My Best' with Machine Gun Kelly and Hailee Stainsfield. Ryan and Maiday explore the reality behind being an artist and songwriter in the music industry and the ins and outs of writing a hit...

Duration:01:36:01

Painter & Poet Joel 'Chidi' Sydenham: How Your Energy Can Affect Your Art

10/29/2018
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This episode originally aired on 12th October 2018 Jump into the rabbit hole today with our conversation with Joel CHIDI Sydenham, a poet and artist who has a background in chemical engineering. In today's conversation we cover how your energy, and energy in general can affect your creativity. We go DEEP! We went on the maddest tangents but if you want a conversation that touches on Black History Month and ventures beyond, hit play! We discuss being a product of colonialism, how chemistry...

Duration:01:14:50

Cassie Rowan: How To Get Your Music on Shazam

10/26/2018
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**This episode is from Season 1 and originally aired on Monday Aug 6 - Season 2 is coming in early 2019!** This episode is powered by Shazam, the music discovery service that millions of people use everyday. We sit down with UK Senior Music Manager Cassie Rowan to discuss how users can get the most out of Shazam and how artists can get their music discovered! This is a very insightful episode that will show you the power behind Shazam and what you can do get to the most out of...

Duration:00:43:25