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The Connected Experience-Does Your Net Work? w/ Terrance Puryear

On this episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) join host AJ & SJ as we have a conversation with Terrance Puryear (@terrancepuryear) to discuss his up coming “In Charge” conference, his education history, as well as his new books, along with his company TLP Business Solutions (@tlp_business_solutions). Sit back and press play and find out how Terrance went from being the youngest biological child, to the oldest of several children. Purchase tickets to the “In Charge” conference and...


The Connected Experience-Chopped Suei w/ 3269 Chise

Join host AJ & SJ as we sit and have an honest and open conversation with East Side Detroit native 3269 Chise (@3269chise). Chise gives us his story from being involved with music since a young age to what gave him the fuel to the fire that ended up being his latest project “Chopped Suei” produced exclusively by Merch Music (@merchmusic). Press play and listen as The Connected Experience Podcast (@tcepod) introduces you to one of Detroit’s hidden gems. The Show is sponsored by Soren Barker...


Just Kicking It with Kriss & Ko Ko

Once the mics are on all bets are off. During this conversation of The Connected Experience Podcast (@tcepod) Join host AJ & SJ as we have a dope and super funny experience with Kriss & Ko Ko from the podcast Kicking It with Kriss & Ko Ko (@kickingitwithkrissandkoko). The ladies tell stories of marriage, kids, growing up and how they met each other. We also speak on how they got into podcasting and what type of audience they have for their show. This conversation is the true definition of...


Sexual Consent w/ Chy & Jaz

What a conversation! Join host AJ & SJ on this episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) as we sit down and have a much needed discussion about sexual consent with guest Cheyenne Lanee (@motorcityoprah) from Views from the Thick podcast (@viewsfromthethick) as well as Jasmine who is the host of Black Girl Experience podcast (@blackgirlexp). Both women shared stories about actually giving consent, and if they ever felt uncomfortable in a situation and how they dealt with it. This is a...


Life After Felonies Part 2: Women's Edition

It’s not often you get a chance to hear from a powerful African American female attorney, or a former female felon all at once, so here’s your opportunity. Join host AJ & SJ as The Connected Experience podcast (@tcepod) sits down and have a serious yet funny conversation with Alexis Taylor owner of Taylor Law Firm (@lawyerlexx) & Nikki (@__noniki) a former felon who since she’s been released has hit the ground running and hasn’t looked back on her former life. Both women share an interesting...


Pick up the phone w/ Call You Back Podcast

For this conversation of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) Host AJ & SJ are joined by one of our favorite podcast Call You Back Podcast (@callyoubackpod). Listen as we kick it with @therealksymone & @Robyn_niggas about how they met, their friendship, growing up and how their show was developed. This is a very humorous and exciting episode, so press play and enjoy. Brought to you by: @digitalsoapboxnetwork Follow us on Twitter/ IG @Tcepod Contact us Brought to you by:...


Diversity w/ Alexis Allon & Lucy Lujah

What an episode, listen as host AJ & SJ sit and speak with two of Detroit’s greatest talents Alexis Allone (@alexisallon) & Lucy (@lucylujah). The Connected Experience (@tcepod) takes the listener on an interesting dialogue about music which includes some opinions that may not be so popular, but true. Both guest freestyle on air, with a surprise freestyle by a past guest as well. We also find out that both ladies were high school shooting guards, and we try to set up a game of one on one,...


Dope on Dayton Ave w/ Bootleg

“What’s On My Mind” was one of the biggest songs to ever come out of #Flint #Michigan, and during this conversation with The Connected Experience (@tcepod) join host AJ & SJ as we sit and go down memory lane with the Dayton Family’s own Bootleg (@irajdorsey). Listen as Bootleg opens up about why he spent time in jail, working with the late great #MC #Breed, and what #Dayton #Ave means to Flint. Bootleg also talks about his latest album “The Transplant” and the inspiration behind it’s title....


Buy Black w/ Rocklin Jackson

Join host AJ & SJ as we sit and have an in-depth conversation with Rocklin Jackson (@_rocklin_)about growing up in Detroit, the role his father played in his life no matter the circumstances, and what lead him to creating the life style brand NEGASH. (@negash83) This episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) takes a comical yet political turn as we discuss why blacks are willing to pay more for brands that don’t support our communities. Press play on whatever platform you use to listen...


Whats Next on The Menu w/ DJ DDT

On this episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) Host AJ & SJ are joined by Legendary DJ, DJ DDT (@DJDDT) sit back and hear how he got his start in music, working at WJLB, and maybe breaking the most records in Detroit rap music history with his former show “WHAT’S NEXT ON THE MENU” DDT also tells us about his love for JIT music so press play and enjoy Brought to you by @digitalsoapboxnetwork Follow us on IG/Twitter @TCEpod Contact us Listen to The Connected Experience "...


Working With Siblings W/ Nametag & Black Bethoven

On this episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) Host AJ & SJ are joined by @nametagalexander & his older brother and producer @blackbethoven. We discuss the music industry, how they grew up totally different despite having the same parents and of course their joint project “Hello Victory” press play and listen to this very deep episode and see what it’s like to work with siblings. Brought to you by @digitalsoapboxnetwork Follow us on Twitter/IG @TCEpod Contact us Be sure...


Can There Only Be One F/ J Santiago

Join The Connected Experience (@tcepod) as we sit down with Pontiac Michigans’s very own J Santiago (@j.santiago99) as we discuss diversity in music, the impact of the Latin culture in music, Dean ( also explains to our listeners what the term “Afro-Latino” really means. We are also joined by Dj Big Redd as he details what it was like growing up on the east side of the Yak. Be sure to check out J Santiago’s new single “No Way Jose” featuring Rebel. Press play and enjoy this...


Say it ain’t with Tony Zuko & ATM Records

On this episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) host AJ & SJ are joined by Say it ain’t Tone (@thebankgod) and his newly formed record company ATM Records. Tone discusses in detail growing up on the west side of Detroit, being a part of 3 of the biggest movements in Detroit rap history (#FinallyFamous, #dirtyglove, #ibgm) as well as his relationships with Street Lord Juan, Big Sean and Dej loaf. Also Tone introduces us to his new artist Chill (@chenzel_) & Jay Jullio (@jayjullio) Press...


The Art & Science of Respect W/ J Prince

On this episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) join host AJ & SJ as we sit down with the ceo of Rap-A-Lot Records and Author of the new book “The Art & Science of Respect” James Prince. Listen to this in-depth conversation as we touch on family life, what makes a good leader, which version on the Geto Boys he likes, his favorite song along with many other things. We were also joined by Ozone Magazine founder and author of Pimp C’s book Julia Beverly to discuss what role she’s been...


The Connected Experience-Ruthless Records Family Tree w/ Ahcahh Podcast

In our final West Coast edition of The Connected Experience(@tcepod) join host AJ & SJ as we sit and talk with one of our favorite podcast “An Honest Conversation about Hip Hop” (@ahcahh_podcast) about The Ruthless Records/NWA family tree and the impact it still has on music more then 20 plus years later. @simkapone & @kingog577 also give us a history on who they are and everything else they have going on. Shout out to @hiphopoldhead for the connection. Also Don't forget to check out The...


The Connected Experience- Cap City Cannibal with Maddog McGraw

Join host AJ & SJ as we sit down and discuss what it’s like growing up Lansing Michigan with hip hop artist @maddog_mcgraw. Listen as he tells us what concert made him want to rap, his early days as a high school athlete, the loss of a sibling and what the streets of Lansing showed him. Press play and let The Connected Experience (@tcepod) introduce you to the Cap City Cannibal. ***SIDENOTE at one point you may hear a car alarm going off but that’s only for a few mins**** [Be Sure to check...


The Connected Experience-Supa Divine Order w/ Baby Paul & Supa Emcee

Are you familiar with Baby Paul (@babypaulbpzy) formally of the production crew The Beatminerz? Have you ever heard a Supa Emcee (@supaemcee1) freestyle? Imagine if these two collaborated on an album, or imagine if they both were guest on The Connected Experience (@tcepod) and shared stories of working with Proof, Nas , Az, J-Dilla & Nickspeed among others, press play and enjoy this history lesson of two of hip hops hidden jewels. Also we were paid a short visit by @alexisallon she’ll be a...


The Connected Experience- Where the music came from W/ Westside Corleone

Join host AJ & SJ as we continue or LA run by sitting with DJ Zio aka (@westsidecorleone) as we discuss his more then 25 years in hip hop, breaking artist like Crooked I, and his post on ig that’s dedicated to Hip Hop history. Contact us []( Follow us on Twitter & IG @TCEpod Also be sure to check out our podcast album via Tidal [The Connected Experience- The Podcast Album](


The Connected Experience- Heir to the Throne w/ Suge J Knight

It’s a lot to be said about a legacy especially in hip hop, join host AJ & SJ as The Connected Experience sits with @sugejknight aka Guapo as we discuss everything from growing up in Los Angeles, high school sports, HBCU’s and the music he has been releasing on his very own Overknight Entertainment. Get to know the young man who’s dad is still the most feared man in hip hop Contact []( Follow Us on Twitter / IG @Tcepod


The Connected Experience-Are We Filming this w/ Swigz & Vc Beats

Are we filming this with Swizgz and VC Beats Check out the latest episode of The Connected Experience (@tcepod) as host AJ & SJ sit and connect MC, Producer, and video director Swigz (@swigz_sinatra) with producer, artist and video director Violent Content (@vcbeats). Listen as we discuss previous projects from both as well as what videos and video directors impacted the culture the most. Later on the episode takes a turn as we discuss producers and are they eating more than rappers. Sit...