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Toure talks to successful people to find out how they became successful and to see what they know that can help you on your journey. Get Extended Interviews & Exclusive Episodes every week by supporting the show on Patreon.com/toureshow

Toure talks to successful people to find out how they became successful and to see what they know that can help you on your journey. Get Extended Interviews & Exclusive Episodes every week by supporting the show on Patreon.com/toureshow

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United States

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Toure talks to successful people to find out how they became successful and to see what they know that can help you on your journey. Get Extended Interviews & Exclusive Episodes every week by supporting the show on Patreon.com/toureshow

Twitter:

@toure

Language:

English


Episodes

Don Lemon–I Am CNN

4/21/2021
Don Lemon is a broadcaster who wears his heart on his sleeve. Every night on CNN he goes out and tells it how he sees it. He just wrote a powerful book “This Is the Fire: What I Say To My Friends About Racism.” We talk about broadcasting, Trump, America and a sweet story about how his fiancee proposed to him. For the full 60 minute version of this great conversation which will take you inside what it’s like to be a TV host, go to patreon.com/toureshow. For just $5 a month you get the full...

Duration:00:41:06

Elaine Welteroth—I Am More Than Enough

4/18/2021
Elaine Welteroth is fierce and brilliant and bold. She’s now one of the hosts of The Talk on CBS and she was on Project Runway. She was the editor in chief at Teen Vogue and she’s the author of an amazing memoir called, "More Than Enough.” The book is inspiring and funny and empowering and will teach you a lot about how to get ahead and will help you see how to feel like no matter what you are enough. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure

Duration:01:18:09

Nipsey Hussle Biography with Rob Kenner

4/16/2021
Nipsey Hussle is one of the most interesting people in recent hip hop history. His biographer Rob Kenner, author of The Marathon Don’t Stop, talks about who Nip was, how he came up and what made him so special. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a month you get 4 Friday Patreon exclusives and the full version of our Wednesday shows and you get to help us keep making this show! Toure Show Episode 236 Host & Writer: Touré Senior...

Duration:00:05:22

Them with Creator Little Marvin

4/14/2021
Them is an extraordinary new show on Amazon Prime about a Black family in the 50s who integrate Compton and end up living in a virtual horror movie because of their white neighbors. Extremely engrossing show. Toure talks to the creator, Little Marvin about why he made it and how he went from working as a creative director to quitting, writing a show, and getting it made. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure Toure Show Episode 235 Host & Writer: Touré Senior Producer:...

Duration:00:38:33

Salman Rushdie - I Write

4/11/2021
Salman Rushdie is a legendary novelist and one of my literary idols. I’m proud to also call him a friend. Here in this throwback ep we talk about writing, Toni Morrison, life in crazy modern America, and his novel Quichotte. Everyone who’s a writer or a reader should check this out. He’s one of the great literary figures of the last few decades. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure

Duration:01:04:38

Adepero Oduye–I'm An Actor

4/9/2021
Adepero Oduye is an amazing actor who’s been in some of the most interesting projects of the past few years. We talk about her new Disney plus Marvel show The Falcon and the Winter Soldier as well as being in the epic 12 Years A Slave and more. What does it take to be a great actor and to make it in Hollywood and what’s it like to tell your mom you’re ditching pre-med and switching to acting. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a...

Duration:00:04:22

Bad Trip with Eric Andre

4/7/2021
Bad Trip on Netflix is hilarious and insane. It’s Eric Andre’s prank movie with Lil Rel and Tiffany Haddish where he goes around putting people in crazy situations. We talk about the movie and all the craziness. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure Toure Show Episode 233 Host & Writer: Touré Senior Producer: Jackie Garofano Assistant Producer: Adell Coleman Editor: Ryan Woodhall Photographers: Chuck Marcus and Shanta Covington Booker: Claudia Jean The House: DCP...

Duration:00:35:51

Amy Sherald - I Painted Michelle Obama

4/4/2021
Amy Sherald painted the awesome official portrait of Michelle Obama that’s hanging in the National Portrait Gallery and she now has a new show at Hauser & Wirth in LA so we’re throwing back to our interview with her. We talk through the story around how she got the Michelle Obama commission and the artistic decisions she made in making that painting and we explore her life as a renowned portrait painter and as a heart transplant recipient who’s got someone else’s heart inside of her thanks...

Duration:01:25:37

Phyllis Yvonne Stickney–I’m An Actor

4/2/2021
Phyllis Yvonne Stickney is an actor’s actor. She’s been in Malcolm X, New Jack City, What’s Love Got To Do With It, the Inkwell, and many more. She’s a great character actor who knows how to thrive in Hollywood. We talk about how to act and how to make it. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a month you get 4 Friday Patreon exclusives and the full version of our Wednesday shows and you get to help us keep making this show!...

Duration:00:05:44

Angie Thomas–I’m Your Kids Favorite Author

3/31/2021
Angie Thomas is an amazing writer who’s had multiple bestsellers and multiple books turned into movies. We talk writing and how to deal with Hollywood and how to create books for kids when you’re an adult and what it’s like to have massive success. You can get half of this for free. For the whole, amazing 60 minute conversation, with lots of insight into being a successful writer, listen to the full ep at Patreon.com/toureshow. Subscribe for just $5 a month and listen to this and our Friday...

Duration:00:36:36

Eric Andre - I Am Crazy

3/28/2021
Eric Andre is an amazing absurdist comedian who’s got a crazy new prank flick on Netflix called Bad Trip and a bananas show on Adult Swim called the Eric Andre Show. In this throwback from 2020 we talk about his show and his insane Netflix standup special Legalize Everything. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:00:34

Eric Andre - I Am Crazy

3/28/2021
Eric Andre is an amazing absurdist comedian who’s got a crazy new prank flick on Netflix called Bad Trip and a bananas show on Adult Swim called the Eric Andre Show. In this throwback from 2020 we talk about his show and his insane Netflix standup special Legalize Everything. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure

Duration:01:00:34

Kym Whitley–I Feel Funny

3/26/2021
Kym Whitley is hysterical. Every time I see her I just want to smile. She’s been on a million shows throughout her career. How has she kept it going and kept people laughing and what is Kymism??? She’s so much fun to talk to. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a month you get 4 Friday Patreon exclusives and the full version of our Wednesday shows and you get to help us keep making this show! Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram:...

Duration:00:06:48

Kym Whitley–I Feel Funny

3/26/2021
Kym Whitley is hysterical. Every time I see her I just want to smile. She’s been on a million shows throughout her career. How has she kept it going and kept people laughing and what is Kymism??? She’s so much fun to talk to. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a month you get 4 Friday Patreon exclusives and the full version of our Wednesday shows and you get to help us keep making this show! Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram:...

Duration:00:05:39

Charles Blow–I Want You To Move South

3/24/2021
Charles Blow has a very interesting idea: Black Americans should move to the South to create political power. If half of the Black people who live outside the south were to move Blacks would become the dominant force in 8 or 9 Southern states with the ability to choose Senators, Governors, Mayors, and reshape our political future. He breaks this down in his new book the Devil You Know and in our conversation about his idea and his entire media mission. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram:...

Duration:00:38:35

Judas and the Black Messiah with the Lucas Bros

3/21/2021
Judas And the Black Messiah is up for Best Picture and two Supporting Actor awards so if you just rewatched it or just watched it for the first time, here’s a throwback to our conversation with the Lucas Bros who talk about the film from inception to screen. This is a great convo for those who’ve seen the film—spoilers abound because we go deep into the story, the nuances, the making of it, and the ending. Should it have had a different ending? We discuss the alternate ending they...

Duration:01:14:55

Jon Batiste–I'm A Dreamer

3/19/2021
Jon Batiste is an extraordinary Juilliard-trained musician who grew up in a musical family from one of America’s greatest music towns, New Orleans. Yes he’s the musical director of the Late Show with Stephen Colbert but he’s a brilliant musician in his own right. He’s got a new album called We Are so we talk about music and how to make it. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a month you get 4 Friday Patreon exclusives and the full...

Duration:00:12:35

I Got A Story To Tell

3/17/2021
Biggie was one of the greatest rappers ever and one of the most compelling people and just when you thought you knew everything about him here comes a new doc that’ll blow your mind. I Got A Story To Tell, on Netflix now, looks at Big as a musician, a son, a crack dealer, and a rising MC. I talked to director Emmett Malloy and Big’s friends D-Roc and Wayne Barrow about the film and the man. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure Toure Show Episode 227 Host & Writer:...

Duration:00:40:38

En Vogue - We Were Born To Sing

3/14/2021
En Vogue is one of the greatest singing groups ever. We talked about how they sing, how they manage to get along, and what ever happened to the other two members? This throwback from 2018 came right after their album Electric Sky. It’s amazing to hear the newest member talk about going to hear them sing when she was a teenager. Patreon.com/toureshow Instagram: @toureshow Twitter: @toure See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

Duration:01:07:34

Can’t Stop Won’t Stop

3/12/2021
Can’t Stop Won’t Stop is one of the definitive histories of hiphop. The new Young Adult version breaks down the culture for the next gen. Authors Jeff Chang and Davey D come by to talk about the awesome history of this culture we love. To hear this awesome conversation go to http://patreon.com/toureshow and subscribe. For just $5 a month you get 4 Friday Patreon exclusives and the full version of our Wednesday shows and you get to help us keep making this show! Patreon.com/toureshow...

Duration:00:13:48