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The Hilltop Glove Podcast

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Being woke and adulting is a challenge. The Hilltop Glove is a podcast about urban creatives and entrepreneurs in the Carolinas. If you're into hip-hop and constructive conversation, this is the podcast for you.

Being woke and adulting is a challenge. The Hilltop Glove is a podcast about urban creatives and entrepreneurs in the Carolinas. If you're into hip-hop and constructive conversation, this is the podcast for you.

Location:

United States

Description:

Being woke and adulting is a challenge. The Hilltop Glove is a podcast about urban creatives and entrepreneurs in the Carolinas. If you're into hip-hop and constructive conversation, this is the podcast for you.

Language:

English

Contact:

8035468767


Episodes

B-Fresh | Made You Look | Episode #37

5/22/2022
THG interviews guest B-Fresh (Brandon Huggs). Originally from St. Matthews (SC), B-Fresh is a creative director, A&R, and entrepreneur. He is also the creator of the Solefood clothing line and executive producer of Amethyst, a series of compilation albums created by SC artists and producers. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster Sports Bar & Grill, Law Office of Sean...

Duration:00:48:51

Patrice Washington | Lord Give Me A Sign | Episode #36

5/8/2022
THG interviews guest Patrice Washington. Patrice is a Columbia-based pastor, gospel artist (emcee), author, actor, and mother. Her autobiography, “From The Pit To The Palace” documents her personal journey about exposing the devil to reveal the Glory of God. After being ordained in 2008 she established “According To Your Faith Ministries'' with her husband Deacon James Washington. She is also an active member of the United Kingdom Ministry Group, which is dedicated to serving the community,...

Duration:00:56:55

Pierce Freelon | Parents Just Don't Understand | Episode #35

5/1/2022
THG interviews Pierce Freelon. Pierce is a Durham, N.C. based musician, Emmy award winning producer, city council member, and educator. He is the founder of Blackspace, a digital makerspace offering black and brown youth the breathing space to manifest their dreams through free programming in poetry, coding, puppetry, 3D-printing, animation, beat making, rap, photography, and DJing. Pierce and his mother (Nnenna Freelon) were recent 2022 Grammy nominees for Best Children's Album and Best...

Duration:00:55:15

Naida Rutherford | If I Can't | Episode #34

4/17/2022
THG interviews guest Naida Rutherford. Naida is the newly elected Richland County (SC) Coroner, nurse practitioner, entrepreneur, philanthropist, and mother. Her non-profit, Styled By Naida Foundation provides apparel and toiletries to individuals in need, as well as financial literacy seminars, and scholarship opportunities to single mothers. She also has a clothing boutique Now & Then that provides affordable, sustainable, modern day fashion trends for men and women. Make sure to...

Duration:00:54:51

Scott Slagle | The Boomin' System | Episode #33

3/27/2022
THG interviews guest Scott Slagle. Scott is Charlotte-based recording engineer, producer and owner of Asylum Digital Recording & Mixing Studio. A veteran in the Carolina music scene, he has worked as a freelance recording engineer/producer at The Bassment, Chung King, D&D, DARP, Firehouse, The Hit Factory, HUSH Studios, Reflection Sound Studios and The Sonic Cafe’. He is a founding member of Electric Mountain, a team of producers that consists of Stephen Barrett, Dave Haire, Christopher...

Duration:01:22:57

Taraza Tyler | Dear Mama | Episode #32

3/13/2022
THG interviews guest Taraza Tyler. Taraza is a Raleigh-based entrepreneur, philanthropist, mentor, and mom. Taraza is the CEO/Founder of POWER, Inc., a non-profit that assists single parents with accessing community resources. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster Sports Bar & Grill, Law Office of Sean Wilson, Mid Carolina Service Co., and TruBrilliance Ent.

Duration:00:57:17

WLPWR | All I Do Is Win | Episode #31

2/27/2022
William “WLPWR” Washington. A Columbia-native, WLPWR is an Atlanta-based music producer and entrepreneur. WLPWR is the founder of SupaHotBeats, BNDWTH Studios and the co-host of The FreeGame Podcast. He has worked with artists such as: Eminem, Wiz Khalifa, Big Krit, Travis Barker, Kodie Shane, Yelawolf, Sky Morales, and Josh Waters. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster...

Duration:01:11:39

Elizabeth Stiff | The Message | Episode #30

2/8/2022
THG interviews guest Elizabeth Stiff. Elizabeth is a Fayetteville-based public relations consultant, photographer, entrepreneur and philanthropist. She is the owner of L3 Brand, a company that specializes in PR, Brand Development, Marketing, Photography, Social Media Management & Email Blasts. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster Sports Bar & Grill, Law Office of Sean...

Duration:00:39:47

Gerard "Gripp" Richardson | Move B**** Get Out Da Way | Episode #29

1/28/2022
THG interviews guest Gerard “Gripp” Richardson. Gripp is a Columbia-based jib crane operator, music producer/engineer and entrepreneur. He is the owner and operator of Gripp Tight Productions which specializes in professional jib operation and cinematography. Gripp is a 2021 Emmy recipient and has worked on projects with the 2014/2018/2022 Winter Olympics. He has also worked live performances for: Red Hot Chili Peppers, Widespread Panic, and Kanye West. Make sure to subscribe to us on...

Duration:01:17:29

Yore Yore | King Kunta | Episode #28

1/17/2022
THG interviews guest Iyore Odighizuwa (Yore Yore). Yore Yore is a Los Angeles-based production assistant, voiceover artist, and podcast producer. She has worked on programs such as Shahs of Sunset, House of Cards, and BET Awards. YoreYore has a podcast, 5 Minutes with An Akata?, that seeks to understand and repair the cultural gap between African Americans and the African Diaspora. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and...

Duration:01:52:46

Kenny Gardner | Time To Go To Trial | Episode #27

1/2/2022
Do we allow the media and our emotions to cloud our judgment? THG interviews guest Kenny Gardner. Kenny is a Charleston-based attorney, philanthropist, youth coach, and family man. He is an attorney at Butler Snow where he practices tort law, transportation law, commercial law and specialized litigation. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster Sports Bar & Grill, Law...

Duration:01:13:37

Lexie KillenEm | Survival of the Fittest | Episode #26

12/12/2021
We complain about lack of support from our friends and family, but can they afford to support your business? THG interviews guest Lexie KillenEm. Lexie is a Columbia-based photographer, content creator, mom and entrepreneur. She is the owner and operator of Lexurious Photography Studio which specializes in real estate and commercial photography. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored...

Duration:00:56:13

Sam Be Mixing | Keep Ya Head Up | Episode #25

11/28/2021
We complain about youth violence in hip-hop culture, but what alternatives are we giving them? THG interviews guest Sam Be Mixing. Sam is a Columbia-based poet, emcee, songwriter, and audio engineer. He is the CEO and founder of Asked of GOD Entertainment and Sam Be Mixing Recordings. Originally from Alabama, Sam focuses on networking with local artists and businesses to further progress the culture. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow...

Duration:00:59:25

Casey Handy-Smith | Check Yo Self | Episode #24

11/20/2021
Does the black community take our creativity for granted? THG interviews guest Casey Handy-Smith. Casey is a Houston (TX)-based attorney specializing in business, entertainment, and digital media law. Her law firm, C. Handy Law is focused on protecting the rights of often exploited minority talent and influencers by means of providing contractual and legal advice. Casey has her own podcast, Unspoken Terms where she talks with leading influencers, thought leaders, and content creators about...

Duration:00:51:56

FreePour Donnie | It Ain't Hard To Tell | Episode #23

11/11/2021
Does Hip-Hop have a space for older artists and influencers? THG interviews guest FreePour Donnie. An Orangeburg-native, Donnie is an hip-hop lyricist and entrepreneur (Billaboy Ent. & 4Skrandz). He recently dropped a new EP, Til Further Notice which is available on all streaming platforms. FreePour Donnie is an advocate for speaking through his music about what's going on in our community as well as promoting physical and mental wellness. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple...

Duration:01:10:44

Carla Aaron-Lopez | You Must Learn | Episode #22

10/30/2021
Why is it important for creatives to connect with the next generation? THG interviews guest Carla Aaron-Lopez. Carla is a Charlotte-based artist, mom and educator. She likes to create multidisciplinary images & text that is centered around celebrating American Black culture from the dirty South, women of color as cosmic super beings and the natural s'language of the American Negro. She has participated in several exhibitions throughout the Southeast, completed murals, and is a...

Duration:01:15:13

Yo! Shayne! | Out The Mud | Episode #21

10/17/2021
Does the Carolinas support their black creative entrepreneurs? THG interviews guest Yo! Shayne! (Shayne Johnson). Yo! Shayne! is a Columbia-based music producer, artist, actor, filmmaker and entrepreneur. He is the owner and operator of RO Media Creative Studios in West Columbia, SC. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster Sports Bar & Grill, Law Office of Sean Wilson,...

Duration:00:53:31

Morowa Mosai | Mind Playing Tricks On Me | Episode #20

9/27/2021
Does the current education system understand the needs of young black creatives? THG interviews guest Morowa Mosai (Alexandria Searles). Morowa is a Charleston-based visual artist and graphic designer. She describes her style as Afrocentric and Empowered Femininity with a focus on women of color. Morowa sells paintings, prints, and inspired handcrafted jewelry (Morowa & Co.). Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and...

Duration:01:24:46

Sean Wilson | The Legal Miseducation of Hip-Hop | Episode #19

9/12/2021
Has the Hip-Hop community been miseducated when it comes to the legal system? THG talks with Sean Wilson. Sean is a Charleston-based attorney and owner of the Law Office of Sean M. Wilson. A Columbia, SC native, Sean is a graduate of the College of Charleston and Charleston School of Law. Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove. Sponsored by: Red Rooster Sports Bar & Grill, Law Office of Sean...

Duration:01:01:55

Season One Recap | THG Hosts | The Hilltop Glove Podcast | Episode #18

8/14/2021
The Hilltop Glove Podcast looks back at this past season. Topics covered: favorite guests, plans for Season Two, and current events (COVID-19, artists, college athletics, and etc.). Make sure to subscribe to us on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, and Google Podcasts. Also follow us on Instagram and Facebook @hilltopglove.

Duration:01:31:16