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We're just a couple of folks from Charlotte, NC that stay woke...but we're still kinda sleepy. We're bringing you this week's news and thoughts in Black America and your weekly dose of "15 Minutes of Funk"

We're just a couple of folks from Charlotte, NC that stay woke...but we're still kinda sleepy. We're bringing you this week's news and thoughts in Black America and your weekly dose of "15 Minutes of Funk"
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We're just a couple of folks from Charlotte, NC that stay woke...but we're still kinda sleepy. We're bringing you this week's news and thoughts in Black America and your weekly dose of "15 Minutes of Funk"




Election Madness - Episode 51

On this episode we're joined by B. Wood, "Your Favorite DJ's, Favorite DJ." He and I have a whole lot to say about the elections. B. Wood makes sure to speak to our white friends and family about what's going on in this country and KNWLDG has some words of his own. We opened up this week's episode with a quick chat with Author Victor Vinziant. You can check out his book The Code: A Blueprint for Achieving Solidarity Among Reasonable Black People. You can buy the book on Amazon here:...


Episode 50 - State of The Culture

On this very special one year anniversary episode we discuss a whole bunch of stuff. Natty is M.I.A. for this one, but Money Marv and Rrell came in to hold it down for him. On this episode, we discuss how all the Trump supporters apparently lost their mind in one week, Rrell talks to us while walking through the streets of Brooklyn, Miss EP tells us how to say "Asswhoopin" in Mississippi language, and both Money Marv and KNWLDG have some profound questions to ask the crew. Thanks for...


Don't Touch Mother Maxine...-Episode 49

On this episode we kinda meander along through the topics of the day. Miss EP is DEFINITELY on one this time around, KNWLDG tells us what would change him forever, and Natty gives us a homework assignment outchea. Oh yeah...stop wearing Blackface!


iPad Mini Booty - Episode 48

We REALLY wanna stop talking about Kanye... On this episode its just KNWLDG and Natty and we've got more than a few things to talk about. We kick it off with a funny story about Jack In The Box at 5 a.m. and end with a little more Kanye talk. Oh, and STOP CALLING THE POLICE ON BLACK PEOPLE FOR EXISTING!


Real Househusbands of Charlotte - Episode 47

On this episode we start off with Peter from RHOA and his talk about Charlotte. We also get into a little Kanye and a few other topics. Sorry for the delay, we had some technical difficulties.


Kanye Gone Bruh...-Episode 46

On this episode we talk about Kanye and the current state of hip hop. Miss EP makes a call to action regarding Kanye, Natty tells us about local struggle plates, and KNWLDG impresses....well....nobody with his knowledge of the girls from Flavor of Love. Also, we're ramping up to our State of the Culture show on Episode 50! Any suggestions? Send them to


Nasty N!&&@ 7687 - Episode 45

Sorry for the wait! KNWLDG was celebrating his birthday! On this episode we talk about a lot of stuff dealing with rape and the black community. Just wanted to warn you up front. Natty kicks us off with a big announcement, KNWLDG talks about y'all president having mental issues, and Miss EP has a new name for Bill Cosby... This episode speaks to some serious topics and while we try to be lighthearted sometimes, it's never in a spirit of disrespect...we laugh to keep from crying. We love...


We Shan't Overcome - Episode 44

On this episode of The Kinda Sleepy Podcast we have a good laugh at Roseanne's character passing from opioids on the new spin-off, Natty tells us what our white friends can't say around us, Miss EP tells us what she's bumping in her ride, and KNWLDG tells us why we shan't overcome... Be Free... And stop giving folks passes on disrespect...


Rap Beef & Nikes on Our Feet - Episode 43

On this episode, we've got Miss V back in the building. KNWLDG calls on the ancestors to whoop Kanye's ass, Natty recounts a story where somebody deserved an ass whoopin, Miss V loves her some Joe Budden, and Miss EP wants smoke with errbody buying synthetic hair in Oklahoma. Also, we've got new music at the end! We played "peace hOmie" from Translee's new album Freedom Summer. We also dropped in "Man Down feat. Chris Brown" from the YBN crew's new album YBN: The Album.


#WatchForTheHook - Episode 42

On this episode we've got a full house in the building. Money Marv blesses us with a few bars, our Executive Producer RRell comes in from NYC to give us his thoughts, we've got Jules, one of the members of the Pretty Petty Politics Podcast, on the phone with us and of course we've got Natty & Knowledge rounding out the show. On this episode we talk about Driveway Dan, Verizon Wireless finessing the people, y'all's Uncle Jimmy Brown, and we get very serious when talking about indigenous...


FWTWFWY - Episode 41

On this episode of the Kinda Sleepy Podcast, Jersey returns! This is our PG-13 episode of the show because we have another special guest that sits in the studio with us. This time around Ms. EP talks about having weak friends with camera phones, Jersey tells us her feelings about mission work in Africa, Natty tells us a little bit about domestic violence situations, and KNWLDG decides to start up a discussion on friends supporting your endeavors.


Pimpin' Ain't Dead - Episode 40

On this episode we discuss the new age slavery going on in California, Miss EP tells us her pimp name, and KNWLDG reminds us that Kanye is a clone...that can't come to the cookout... We've also got DOPE new music from Sebastian Kole!


Lebron Is the G.O.A.T. - Episode 39

This episode marks the return of our Kinda Sleepy Family member Bosslady! On this episode her and Natty almost get to scrappin in the studio, KNWLDG does the play by play, and we are joined by a couple different people making cameos. Happy 14th Birthday Pink!


Smile B___h! - Episode 38

On this episode we start off by living our best life, KNWLDG takes all of Dakota Scott's Street cred and apologizes to someone he talked greasy about, meanwhile Ms. EP catches the spirit in the middle of the show. Oh, and somebody tell Mo'Nique to saddown somewhere...


Charlamagne Gotta Go Bruh - Episode 37

On this episode, KNWLDG and Miss EP tell Roseanne to sit her ass down, KNWLDG tells us which rapper just cracked his top 5, and Miss EP wants ALL the smoke with Charlamagne... Also, friends don't let friends buy Lauryn Hill Tickets...


Mind Your Damn Business - Episode 36

On this episode, we went a little bit longer than normal, but the conversation flows well. KNWLDG gives a breakdown of America's Racial Hierarchy, Miss EP tells us how much she hates Timberland Knee Boots, Miss Nessa gives us some Colombian flavor, and Natty returns with a challenge for ya boy. Listen all the way to the end! We're starting a year long campaign!


#MakeRacistsUnemployedAgain - Episode 34

On this episode, we're joined by Ice to discuss all the things going on in the world. This week we talk about ID Adam, KNWLDG wants smoke with a local joker, Ice tells us about calling the police on white people in sweatshirts in the summer, and Miss EP wants Smoke with The Purge... SPOILER ALERT! From about an 1:13 on, we're discussing The First Purge and why Miss EP wants to throw the whole movie away...


Mother Maxine Is Our Hero - Episode 34

On this episode, we break down the latest developments in the Mo'Nique Saga, Ms. EP calls Permit Patty and the Yard Nazis cowards in a. fairly creative way, and KNWLDG gives you guys his first impressions (and HOT TAKES) about Lebron going to the Lakers... Oh yeah...and STOP CALLING THE POLICE ON BLACK KIDS!


We Want Smoke! - Episode 33

WE'RE BACK!!!! On this episode we give our thoughts on the tragic murder of XXXTentacion, we discuss the foolishness of the Trump Administration, and KNWLDG wants smoke with "Bottled Water Becky" who called police on an 8-year-old child...


Toodles Tabitha! - Episode 32

On this episode we get a little deep into the school to prison pipeline after talking bout Malcolm Jenkins' signs. Miss EP tries to give Robert DeNiro the big piece of chicken while KNWLDG preaches a fiery sermon about why people don't really care about veterans. Oh...and stay ya black ass out of Waffle House...