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Welcome to the pop culture podcast where nothing is off limits! Join Lewys Ball and Isla Loba as they react to the latest social media trends, reality TV moments and celebrity culture. From DM slides to TikTok drama, there’ll be no holds barred in this honest, hilarious, downright outrageous podcast! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Location:

United Kingdom

Genres:

Comedy

Networks:

Global Radio

Description:

Welcome to the pop culture podcast where nothing is off limits! Join Lewys Ball and Isla Loba as they react to the latest social media trends, reality TV moments and celebrity culture. From DM slides to TikTok drama, there’ll be no holds barred in this honest, hilarious, downright outrageous podcast! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Language:

English


Episodes

Season Finale (The Celebrity Big Brother line up, PinkPantheress & The Omah Lay drama!)

2/29/2024
This week we’re discussing the leaked Celebrity Big Brother line up and we’re catching up on all the Love Is Blind gossip. We’re also discussing the new Netflix show ‘Can I Tell You A Secret’ and we’re giving our opinions on the Omah Lay concert drama! Plus, we’re talking about Kate Middleton going missing and PinkPantheress’ recent concert. Please make sure you’ve followed Pop Off wherever you listen to the podcast and on socials so you know when we’ll be back for a brand new season, we promise we won’t keep you waiting too long! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:55:38

Why do people hate TikTokkers so much?

2/22/2024
This week we’re discussing Billie Eilish’s viral comment about TikTokkers attending the People’s Choice Awards and we go through all the drama at the BAFTAs, including Prince William’s dreadful moment with Mia McKenna-Bruce. We also chat about the final of Love Island All Stars (what a flop) and the brand new season of Love Is Blind! Plus, we discuss whether Jamie Laing should be replacing Jordan North on Radio 1 and we pick our dream celebrity parents. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:52:12

The Super Bowl was outrageous

2/16/2024
In this episode we catch up on Valentines Day and offer our thoughts on the brand new Netflix show 'One Day'! Then we dive into the Love Island All Stars drama, we share what we think of Georgia Steel and discuss whether we think Chloe Burrows cheated on Toby... Plus we discuss the Super Bowl, including Beyonce's advert, the soaring price of tickets and notable attendees! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:54:45

Isla’s backstage gossip from the MOBOs, Edward Enninful’s last Vogue cover & The Grammys!

2/8/2024
Isla went to the MOBOs last night! She’s filling us in on her night on the red carpet, including who she got to interview and who was best dressed. Then we’re discussing Edward Enninful’s star studded final Vogue cover and we get into the Grammys - there was one outfit in particular we think will go down in history... Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:56:32

Nicki Minaj vs Megan Thee Stallion, the Wireless line up and the vape ban!

2/1/2024
Nicki Minaj and Megan Thee Stallion have been having some serious beef this week and we are ready for a DEEP DIVE! We also get into Ekin-Su and Davide’s break up, we give our thoughts on the vape ban and we catch up on Love Island All Stars. Plus, we share our plans for Valentines Day and we discuss the Wireless line up! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:48:05

Kim Kardashian’s latest scandal, Kylie Jenner at Paris Fashion Week and our award season predictions!

1/26/2024
Kim Kardashian has got herself in some very hot water, Kylie Jenner’s been dragged at Paris Fashion Week and Nicki Minaj and Megan Thee Stallion have been feuding - 2024 is already WILD! This week we do a deep dive on all of that, plus we offer our predictions for The Oscars and The Brits and we catch up on The Traitors... Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:50:34

Love Island All Stars, The Traitors & Jayda Wayda’s Awful Trip to London

1/18/2024
This week, we discuss the format and cast of Love Island All Stars. We also chat about The Traitors, Isla talks about her recent holiday in Ghana and we dissect Jayda Ward’s very dramatic trip to London! Plus we give our thoughts on Saltburn, Lil Nas’ controversial new music video and the Coachella 2024 lineup. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:55:12

Trends to ditch & trends to stay in 2024

1/10/2024
This week we’re getting real with you and deciding what trends need to get in the bin this year. Should we still be wearing extra baggy clothes? Do we really need another season of Love Island? Is it time to ditch that beige interior design?We’re also offering up our opinions on what we want to see a whole lot more of in 2024, including music, accessories and more! Let us know your thoughts on socials @popoffpodcast. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:48:57

Our personal highlights of 2023 and our goals for 2024

1/3/2024
This week we’re dissecting 2023 and going through some of our highs (and a few of our lows) from the last twelve months! We’re sharing our favourite purchase, our top festival and the best food we’ve eaten, then we’re getting into our goals for 2024 and chatting about our new year’s resolutions. Plus, we discuss whether a Soho House membership is REALLY worth it and if manifestation actually works… Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:46:27

Pop Off Awards 2023! (Cringiest celeb moment, biggest scandal & more!)

12/27/2023
You guys have been voting for the Pop Off Awards 2023 and there are some SHOCKING results. We’re handing out crowns for the following categories: Thank you for all of your support in 2023! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:34:58

Our Christmas plans & our brutal thoughts on the Khy drop

12/20/2023
We’re getting festive this week as we discuss our Christmas plans! Lewys reveals what gifts he has bought for his boyfriend and he shares the story of the time he ruined his whole family’s Christmas… Meanwhile, Isla is spending Christmas in Ghana for the first time.We also discuss why we think Kylie Jenner’s new Khy drop is so bad and we talk about some of the insane reactions to the man filmed smoking crack on the tube… Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:52:08

The Pink Honey drama, Nicki Minaj’s new album, and Molly-Mae’s engagement ring

12/14/2023
Lewys is well and truly in his hobby era. From cinema trips, to cooking, and now chess - he is TRULY embracing his wholesome side! Isla, however, had a wild club night over the weekend which has led her to declare that clubbing in London is officially DEAD – it’s not a vibe. We also cover the ‘I’m a Celebrity’ final, where Sam Thompson was crowned King of the Jungle and Nigel Farage shockingly made it into the top 3! Plus, we discuss Nicki Minaj’s ‘Pink Friday 2’ album and the feature list that Nicki claimed would “break the internet” (but frankly hasn’t). Lastly, we share our thoughts on THAT video of Tommy Fury clubbing in Dubai with Chris Brown, while Molly-Mae is spotted without her engagement ring. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:50:40

Drumsheds, Rita Ora’s Primark glam, and the reality shows we’d go on

12/7/2023
It’s December, and Isla’s feeling the Christmas spirit. Meanwhile, Lewys headed to Drumsheds last week to catch the Sugarbabes and spilled all the deets on the venue, the drinks, and having to use outdoor toilets in -2 degrees weather. Elsewhere, we’re plunging into the 2023 Fashion Awards, sharing our thoughts on Model of the Year, and dissecting red carpet looks, including Rita Ora strutting down the red carpet in ‘custom’ Primark…? Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:51:01

Our Spotify Wrapped, Squid Game and more Love Island drama

11/30/2023
Lewys has never been to Brighton and has never gone to Pride, so we know where Isla’s dragging him next summer! Back from a Spotify event, Isla and Lewys dish on their Spotify Wrapped, and it’s safe to say Isla was GOOPED by who was on hers. Elsewhere, we get into the new Squid Game reality show on Netflix and dive into the ethics of reality TV. We’re also deciding whether there are some new queens of pop with Tate McRae and Tyla debuting higher on the charts than Dua Lipa! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:44:30

Nella Rose vs Fred Sirieix and THAT Girls Bathroom cheating scandal

11/23/2023
Fresh from the gym, Isla’s fully embraced the gym bunny life, hitting it twice this week—easy when your boyfriend doubles as your personal trainer! Meanwhile, Lewys just had a reality check and realised there are only about four weekends left in the year, so he’s on a mission to make the most of them. Elsewhere we dive into the latest I’m a Celeb Jungle drama after Nella Rose’s clash with Fred Sirieix. The big question: Was Nella in the right, or did she miss the mark? We’re also spilling our thoughts on THAT cheating scandal, spilled on the Girls Bathroom podcast. Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:58:17

I’m a Celeb lineup, Big Brother’s Trish’s Tweets and our 2024 Grammy predictionsI

11/16/2023
It’s a bit of a weird time of year. It’s not quite sunny Autumn, and it’s not quite full-on Christmas either, so we’re getting into how we’re handling it. On the one hand, Lewys is in a full-blown November funk. But Isla? She’s vibing with it, still riding the wave of a sweet no-booze November! In other headline news, ding dong, the witch is out! We share our thoughts on the latest Downing Street Drama, dissect the I’m a Celeb lineup, and share our predictions for who will be winning at the 2024 Grammys! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:48:31

THE Sexiest Man Alive, our Glastonbury headline predictions and the EMAs

11/9/2023
This week, there’s a ton of music gossip, and we’re diving right in. We’re sharing our thoughts on Megan Thee Stallion’s brand-new track, ‘Cobra. We’re also spilling our predictions for the 2024 Glastonbury headliners and giving our takes on the big winners at the EMAs! Elsewhere, we’re dishing out our thoughts on this year’s People Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive, Patrick Dempsey, and breaking down past winners like Chris Hemsworth and John Legend. Did they deserve it? Tune in to find out our hot takes! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:48:22

Halloween Special: Nipple Bras, North West's Interview, and Maya Jama’s Party

11/2/2023
This week, we're once again keeping up with the Kardashians as we discuss Kylie's new clothing company, Khy, the new bra with built-in nipples by Skims, and North West's i-D Magazine interview. Elsewhere, we get stuck into all the Halloween antics and discuss the best and worst looks from the weekend. Was Halloween a bit dead this year? What were the baitest Halloween looks? And, what was Maya Jama's Halloween party really like? We cover all of that and more! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:40:37

Kylie Jenner’s New Business, Britney Spears’ Bombshells, and THAT Amsterdam Voice Note

10/26/2023
This week, there’s a voice note that’s been blowing up on social media about a stag do and hen night in Amsterdam. Let’s just say, it takes an unexpected turn. Elsewhere, we discuss Eden Harvey’s use of the n-word on a TikTok Live and share our opinions on why it’s important for influencers to educate their followers. Plus, we’ve got the latest Kardashian-Jenner news. We’re talking about Kylie’s new business venture and Kim expanding Skims to include men’s products! Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:47:53

Drake vs. Rihanna, Will & Jada Smith Drama, and is there a new Posh & Becks?

10/19/2023
Isla’s back from her birthday trip to Paris, and Lewys is just having one of those days. But, lucky for him (or not), bad things come in threes, and he’s hit the trifecta before the clock even strikes midday. So, we kick things off with a full rundown of what’s been going on! We’ve also got the answers to a listener’s dilemma on what shoes she should wear with her birthday dress. Plus, we give our takes on Drake’s diss track to Rihanna, share our thoughts on Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce possibly becoming the new Posh and Becks, and ask an important question: Are Will and Jada Smith too grown to be airing their business like this? Hosted on Acast. See acast.com/privacy for more information.

Duration:00:45:35