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"The Corner" is a boxing, mixed martial arts and pro wrestling podcast from a Hip Hop generation's perspective. Hosted by two established journalists -- Andreas Hale (BET, MTV, Billboard, GRAMMY, Ring Magazine, Sherdog, HipHopDX, Jay Z's Life+Times) and Kel Dansby (Black Sports Online) -- "The Corner" offers a refreshing and oftentimes humorous take on the combat sports world that combines the knowledge of a die hard pundit while keeping things accessible as they bridge the gap between the hip hop community and these sports.

"The Corner" is a boxing, mixed martial arts and pro wrestling podcast from a Hip Hop generation's perspective. Hosted by two established journalists -- Andreas Hale (BET, MTV, Billboard, GRAMMY, Ring Magazine, Sherdog, HipHopDX, Jay Z's Life+Times) and Kel Dansby (Black Sports Online) -- "The Corner" offers a refreshing and oftentimes humorous take on the combat sports world that combines the knowledge of a die hard pundit while keeping things accessible as they bridge the gap between the hip hop community and these sports.
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"The Corner" is a boxing, mixed martial arts and pro wrestling podcast from a Hip Hop generation's perspective. Hosted by two established journalists -- Andreas Hale (BET, MTV, Billboard, GRAMMY, Ring Magazine, Sherdog, HipHopDX, Jay Z's Life+Times) and Kel Dansby (Black Sports Online) -- "The Corner" offers a refreshing and oftentimes humorous take on the combat sports world that combines the knowledge of a die hard pundit while keeping things accessible as they bridge the gap between the hip hop community and these sports.

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English


Episodes

The 'Highlight of a Golden Boy Snitching on the NeXT King' Episode

9/19/2019
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Kel is running around Vegas handling the last little details surrounding his move to Bristol, which means the first half comes at you from the front seat of a car. On this episode, Kel and Andreas discuss the ongoing 6ix9ine trial and his fondness of snitching. They also talk NXT's debut on USA, Kenny Omega's diss, Lesnar's return to SD, Gaethje's KO of Cowboy, Tyson Fury's cut, and Ryan Garcia's new deal with Golden Boy.

Duration:01:27:14

The ‘Underrated Champion Clashes with a Fury-ous Outkast over lost Julz’ Episode

9/13/2019
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Andreas and Kel open this week’s show with a hip-hop heavy discussion about people’ s lazy Outkast comparisons, rap’s most underrated artists, and the genre’s greatest producers. In combat sports, the hosts tackle the topic of Canelo-Kovalev, Fury-Wallin, Khabib’s next title challenger, Cerrone-Gaethje, NXT on USA, and WWE Clash of the Champions.

Duration:01:27:47

The 'Quest to Wrestle with an Ashy Maga Lady Over an R&B List' Episode

9/6/2019
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After a week off for their 'Wrestling with Stereotypes 2' panel, Andreas and Kel are back to tell you all about their wild week. They let you know how the show came together and their experience at AEW's ALL OUT. Also, they dive into the viral Top 20 R&B Albums list, NXT UK's success, Bayley's heel turn, DAZN promoting a fight between YouTubers, BJ Penn's bar fight, and UFC 242.

Duration:01:51:41

The 'Little Brother hits McGregor with a Body Punch over a Popeyes Chicken Sandwich' Episode

8/22/2019
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Andreas and Kel are gearing up for next weekend's 'Wrestling with Stereotypes 2' show in Chicago by giving you the full rundown of special guests to open the show. The duo then dives into the Popeyes spicy chicken sandwich hype, the Jay Z-Kaep fallout, McGregor's ESPN special, Little Brother's new album, Cormier's UFC 241 loss, NXT moving to USA, and much more.

Duration:01:42:58

The 'McGregor Slaps a Fiend w/ a Roc at the Happiest Place on Earth' Episode

8/16/2019
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Andreas and Kel dive into Jay Z's new deal with the NFL, UFC 241, G1 Climax surprises, The Fiend's WWE Debut, NXT's decent card, Anthony Joshua's complicated future, and more.

Duration:01:43:02

The 'Trump Jr. Strips off His Maga Hat at a Joe Budden Summer Party' Episode

8/8/2019
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Andreas is at Disneyland, so Kel is left to do the podcast by himself. As you may guess, things get pretty crazy when he starts discussing his Top 10 rappers of all-time list. He also previews WWE Summer Slam, Canelo's impending break up with Golden Boy, and the repercussions of Colby Covington's MAGA gimmick.

Duration:00:58:40

The 'LeBron's Chance to Bless Whitlock with a Stunner' Episode

8/1/2019
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On this episode Andreas and Kel talk about Jason Whitlock's idiotic take on LeBron celebrating his son's achievements, the importance of the black father, Chance the Rapper's underwhelming album, NJPW's G1 Tournament, Tank Davis' next fight, and UFC 240.

Duration:01:24:08

The 'A Lion, a Foxx, and a Bey get Arrested After a Rocky Reunion' Episode

7/25/2019
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Andreas and Kel start this jam-packed show with a major announcement – Wrestling with Stereotypes II. The duo then talks critiques Beyonce's acting skills, Jamie Foxx being this generation's greatest thespian, Pacquiao's chances at a Mayweather rematch, UFC 240's lackluster card, WWE's Raw Reunion, and much more!

Duration:01:27:42

The 'Tupac Tells a Punk to Pac & Go Back Home' Episode

7/19/2019
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On this week's episode Andreas and Kel discuss President Trump's "Go back home" comments, "When they see us" Emmy noms, Glasses Malone's Tupac-themed video, #PacThurman, CM Punk's chances of signing with AEW, and more.

Duration:01:08:32

The 'Ordering a Side of Spaghetti Will Get You Kneed in the Face During an Earthquake' Episode

7/11/2019
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Andreas and Kel enlighten midwesterners by explaining why spaghetti is not an appropriate side dish. The duo then recaps UFC 239, previews WWE Extreme Rules, talks earthquakes in Vegas, and much more.

Duration:01:16:53

The 'Holy Sh*t, Jacquees has a Bone to Pick with a Super Team' Episode

7/4/2019
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Andreas and Kel go back-and-forth about Kawhi's free agent decision, whether super teams are a "punk move," and if LeBron needs Kawhi to win a title. In the world of combat sports, the hosts preview UFC 239, recap the changes made to Monday Night Raw, criticize AEW's unprotected chair shot, and much more.

Duration:01:38:42

The 'Architect is Awarded a Night in Vegas with Mary J' Episode

6/27/2019
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Andreas and Kel discuss the recently announced 'Night in Vegas' festival and the stacked lineup. They also talk about the BET Awards, Carmelo being accused of cheating on LaLa, WWE hiring Heyman/Bischoff, Seth Rollins' Twitter beef, Canelo's next opponent, and Artem's defeat of Paulie M.

Duration:01:31:45

The "Freshman Stomping a Contender in a Durag" Episode

6/21/2019
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Andreas and Kel open up the show talking about vacations, parenting, and barber loyalty. This all before they recap Fury's KO win, Bellator 222, Dana White's Contender Series, Moxley's role in NJPW, and WWE Stomping Ground.

Duration:01:21:35

The 'Fury of an Old Man Injured by a Bullet in a Funhouse' Episode

6/14/2019
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Kel is in New Orleans and Andreas is prepping for the Tyson Fury fight in Las Vegas, but they both took time to talk everything combat sports. The duo talks Cejudo becoming a Champ-Champ-Champ, Goldberg vs Taker, KD's injury, Bray Wyatt's new character, and more.

Duration:01:08:39

The 'When They See a Super Mexican Champion Takeover' Episode

6/6/2019
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Andreas and Kel use a packed two-hour show to discuss Netflix's "When They See Us," openly gay athletes in combat sports, Andy Ruiz's becoming the 1st Mexican Heavyweight champion, UFC 238, Jon Moxley's NJPW debut, NXT Takeover XV, and much more.

Duration:02:01:21

The 'Old Man Plans His Takeover After an AOC Retweet' Episode

5/31/2019
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Andreas and Kel are fresh off of a weekend of live shows and pro wrestling, but the highlight of their week may just be a political retweet. Aside from that, the duo discuss bringing a minority voice to combat sports journalism, AEW Double or Nothing, NXT Takeover 25, Anthony Joshua's fight in MSG, and much more.

Duration:01:08:53

The 'Wrestling with Stereotypes at STARRCAST' Episode

5/27/2019
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Andreas and Kel host a panel on race, gender, and the importance of racial diversity in pro wrestling. GUESTS: Kazeem Famuyide (Kaz), Marti Belle, Kenny King, Willie Mack, and Chris Bey.

Duration:01:19:50

The 'Live from the Nerd Bar with Dre and Kel' Episode

5/25/2019
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Weren't able to make it to Las Vegas for the Corner-N-Friends Live Show? Here's the audio from May 23. (Excuse the sound of people bowling at the venue) Andreas and Kel take the crowd through a trip down memory lane as they discuss their early years of combat sports fandom, starting the podcast, their careers in media, and growing up in Vegas.

Duration:01:11:57

The 'Corner-N-Friends are Ready for STARRCAST II' Episode

5/17/2019
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Corner Club, we are just a few days away from two Corner Podcast live shows from Las Vegas. Andreas & Kel tell you all you need to know about the May 23 show in Downtown Las Vegas and the May 25 STARRCAST II panel on the Strip. The hosts also breakdown some Twitter buffoonery, WWE MitB, Wilder's persona, Bellator's bad luck, AEW's TV deal, and much more.

Duration:02:02:24

The 'Think Like a Curry, Act Like a Cowboy at STARRCAST' Episode

5/9/2019
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Andreas and Kel would like to start by saying thank you to all of the loyal listeners. It is because of them that they are excited to announce a Live Show at STARRCAST on May 25 to go along with their live Corner-N-Friends podcast on May 23. Thank you #CornerClub Now, the show wouldn't be complete without discussing Mrs. Curry looking for attention, Steve Harvey's sleep patterns, Canelo-Jacobs, UFC 237, WWE's horrible shows, and much more.

Duration:01:38:56