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Simply King will be targeted to millennials with a tone of modern intellectualism. The topics will be relatable and at times controversial including but not limited to: healthy living, self-help, quotes, sex and relationships and a dash of politics. In addition, I would include a few reoccurring themes such as a view of my generation’s mentality, social trends, and relevant discourse. I want to present myself not as expert but an observer of life that consistently strives to change for the better. I will bring special guest to join the conversation to invoke the thoughts of listeners to see the world in a positive way. Overall I want to provide a new perspective, encourage progression, and positive vibes.

Simply King will be targeted to millennials with a tone of modern intellectualism. The topics will be relatable and at times controversial including but not limited to: healthy living, self-help, quotes, sex and relationships and a dash of politics. In addition, I would include a few reoccurring themes such as a view of my generation’s mentality, social trends, and relevant discourse. I want to present myself not as expert but an observer of life that consistently strives to change for the better. I will bring special guest to join the conversation to invoke the thoughts of listeners to see the world in a positive way. Overall I want to provide a new perspective, encourage progression, and positive vibes.
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Chicago, IL

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Simply King will be targeted to millennials with a tone of modern intellectualism. The topics will be relatable and at times controversial including but not limited to: healthy living, self-help, quotes, sex and relationships and a dash of politics. In addition, I would include a few reoccurring themes such as a view of my generation’s mentality, social trends, and relevant discourse. I want to present myself not as expert but an observer of life that consistently strives to change for the better. I will bring special guest to join the conversation to invoke the thoughts of listeners to see the world in a positive way. Overall I want to provide a new perspective, encourage progression, and positive vibes.

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English


Episodes

Unprecendented?? ft. Faron Manuel

2/19/2018
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This week I had on CAU alum and Curator,Arts professional, Faron Maunuel . We speak on the current events of today and we inquire is this an unprecedented time in culture we are living in or is this just history in refresh.... (I do not own the music used for this production)

Duration:01:07:16

ForeMothers ft. Alexa Heard

2/12/2018
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This week I featured a returning guest law student and CAU alumna, Alexa Heard, @classiclyours. I brought her on to speak on the great women of the past that have literally set the pace for the female mind for today. There are so many parallels that we discuss from the great black female intellectuals of post slavery and contemporaries of today. Simple Action: Listen, Support, and Praise Women as much as possible And cash app, http://cash.me/$AHeard (I do not own the music used in this...

Duration:00:47:15

We Built This

2/6/2018
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This week I was back on InstaLive, with the best guest the listeners. Introducing my series of BHM episodes, with a bold proclamation of We as in African Americans are the most American period. I speak on lil known facts, interact with my cyberguest and let it be known that We Built This... (I do not own the music used in this production)

Duration:00:38:41

Ism

1/29/2018
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This week, I speak on the nuance of "-ism". We live in times where everyone has an opinion and clear defining aspects of culture are being made blurry by misinterpretation of the Ism's of society... I predicted Bruno would win it all at the Grammys... (I do not own the music used in this production)

Duration:00:40:12

Rules I Create ft. Taylor Crenshaw

1/22/2018
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This week I featured a great friend of mine Taylor Crenshaw, PR professional & CAU Alumna, to sit with me and build on the very nuanced topic of the inhibitions we create in terms of self-esteem, love, sex and goal setting. Follow her on IG @taycrenshaw My Simple Action: To make a list of goals and then put a matching inhibition right next to that.... (I do not own the music used in this production)

Duration:00:42:44

Single Living

1/15/2018
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This week I was inspired by the 90s classic "Living Single" now available for streaming on Hulu. I highlighted the unique personalities portrayed as well as the differences we have in what single means. Pros and cons of being single, my Simple Action of the week is Consent, Consent, Consent lets make it a habit in 2018 til infinity (I do not own the music used in this production)

Duration:00:49:10

Bet On You: 2018 Predictions on the Culture

1/9/2018
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1st Episode of the year and I have the last resolution that you will ever make. I speak on my culture predictions that could occur this year. My Simple Action involves you let me know what topics you want to hear what guest you believe i should build with reach out on all social media... (I do not own music used in this production)

Duration:00:29:57

Thick & Nappy ft. Ty Coleman

12/18/2017
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This week I bring back a great guest and rising influencer Ty Coleman, follow her everywhere @tyistyping, who was featured on my "Death to Situationship" episode. This episode we spoke about our shared passion for the black female aesthetic, do we live in times of admiration or imitation, self love and self care. Listen and Enjoy and Share Simple Action of the Week: "Men Freshening Up" (I do not own music used in this production)

Duration:00:47:25

Special Delivery: Remaining Chains

12/4/2017
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Special Delivery this week is a topic that everyone should be paying attention to and make themselves aware. Libya slave trade but also Global modern day slavery. I speak on how this human rights travesty came to be. I referenced articles from Bustle.com; https://www.bustle.com/p/libya-is-selling-refugees-as-slaves-the-atrocity-is-more-widespread-than-you-think-5553563 How to help and get involved......

Duration:00:28:24

Peace And Coffee ft. Sydney Coffee

11/28/2017
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Protecting your peace was the topic brought to me by the eloquent alumna of CAU Sydney Coffee, here what we had to say about the unknown quarter life crisis we all experience... Follow her on @thesydneycoffee (I do not own music used in this production)

Duration:00:33:56

GodlyDopeness ft. Virgil Stanford

11/21/2017
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This week I dropped a day late but its still a great treat. I got one of the founders for the viral clothing brand God is Dope, Virgil Stanford, 22 year old entrepreneur attending Clark Atlanta University. I spoke with the Chicago native about the purpose of the brand the meaning of its impact and the current landscape of millennials and faith... Follow Virgil on IG @godisdopevito Go buy some merch right now at https://www.godisdope.com/collections/all (I do not own rights to music used in...

Duration:00:47:13

In My Zone

11/13/2017
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1 month away but I am back with a great episode. This week I speak about the "Comfort Zone" a popular psychological state that we have our own definitions for, I explain what a few intelligent people say about the comfort zone what it means to be in it the zone and what happens when you step out of that zone. Listen and enjoy and don't forget to share Simply Being Shoutout: Tiffany Haddish and musical artist Relxuise check out project DM Me on Itunes (I do not own rights to the music used...

Duration:00:35:12

Simply Relating ft. Jahda & Domo of the "I Can Relate Podcast"

10/9/2017
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This week is another podcast collab with the ladies of the "I Can Relate Podcast" with Jahda and Domo. Two AUC alums bringing you relatable content from a unique perspective. There show can be found right here on soundcloud https://soundcloud.com/i-can-relate-5360077. We spoke on a variety of topics this week from white terrorism, abortion rights, and our tv binge addictions. Listen and surely follow these two ladies on IG @sene_gyal.jah & @domowrites. (Ii do not own music used in this...

Duration:01:25:37

Special Delivery: Little Men Cheat

9/21/2017
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This week's Special Delivery had a theme of relationships as a whole. Kevin Hart's cheating fiasco, my review of HBO's Insecure 2 finale, and my opinion of the OwnTV docu-series, Black Love...Enjoy (I do not own music used in this production)

Duration:00:38:16

Another One: 2 Year Anniversary

9/15/2017
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This week marks two years of podcasting and I am feeling great to be able to find a medium that comes so natural to me. I spoke on my purpose, milestones, and then highlighted three of my best shows this year. I had to mention what is to come in my 3rd year of podcasting, new format, new topics, new guest, still Simply King (I do not own the rights to music used)

Duration:00:44:21

Laugh More ft. T White

8/29/2017
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This week was a pleasant surprise, future notable Clark Atlanta Alum and Stand-Up Comedian Terrance White (@twhite_123) joined me. We discussed the interest of admission to the illustrious CAU by the super talented artist Chance the Rapper, White's inspirations and what led him to pursue Comedy. This was a conversation on getting after your dream put the work and something will come back to you... I hope you enjoy and don't forget to share. Follow T-White on IG & Twitter: @twhite_123 and...

Duration:00:41:41

Who Got Tha Juice ft. Malik Curtis aka Juice Lord

8/22/2017
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This week I featured an upcoming artist by the name of Malik Curtis better know as Juice Lord, native to St. Paul, MN. I met him while he was in high school and he has grown in short time to a artist with great range. We spoke about hiphop, blackness in the Midwest and his inspirations. You can check out his work on Soundcloud @JuiceLord follow him on IG @hammertimejuice. Support his work (I do not own rights to music used in this production)

Duration:00:52:01

Cole World Of Sports ft. Cole Johnson

8/7/2017
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This week I featured Cole Johnson the host of the ColeSportz podcast . Sports nerd extraordinaire, Cole Johnson, guides you through the different complexities of this world. We unpacked the current state of sports and its relation to society, unpacked the layers of the Kaepernick blackballing claims, and athletes social responsibility. Listen and follow Cole here http://www.colesportz.com/ (I do not own music used in this production)

Duration:01:04:36

Our Dark Skin ft. Edikan Hanson

7/31/2017
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This week I feature a Nigerian writer, photographer, journalist,& published author Edikan Hanson, (A-Dee-Can). We unpacked several commonalities of being African and being African American how we are connected in complexion and a global popular culture, in contrast to our cultural views and identities. She shared her inspirations to create as well as the dating culture in Nigeria. I hope you enjoy follow Edikan @hisbrownpoet on IG and the link to her book...

Duration:00:52:35

Hella Insecure: HBO's Insecure Season 2 breakdown

7/25/2017
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This week I had no choice but to theme my episode around one of the most popular shows on television. I unpacked the complexity of emotions post breakup, predictions of the season, and the importance of supporting artist like Issa Rae, when she wins we all win... (I do not own music used in this production)

Duration:00:37:16

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