This month while we’re talking about all things Black Culture through the lens of Blackity Black, then a Little Blacker. We’re listening to Black podcasts that top some of the most popular lists of pop culture, gossip, comedy, and Black and queer identity. As our editor put it, “In June, whatever is happening—that’s not news—is happening but Blacker.” We hope you’ll kick back a bit and enjoy some of these purely-for-fun podcasts.
Carefully Reckless: Comedian and Actress Jessica “Jess Hilarious” Moore is taking on all the topics nobody else dares.
Scam Goddess: “Comedy, true crime and general fuckery” is how Mashable describes Laci Mosley’s hysterical podcast on frauds.
Thirst Aid Kit: In-depth discussions on romance in pop culture with a light and humorous bent. The hosts Bim Adewunmi and Nichole Perkins give space for normalizing the desires of women.
Jemele Hill is Unbothered: Expect unbothered and unfiltered conversations from an award-winning journalist and culture critic.
Okay, Now Listen: Hosts Scottie Beam and Sylvia Obell share what’s on their minds, what they’re binging, and what’s blowing up their timelines.
Reasonably Shady: From the RHOP, hosts Gizelle Bryant and Robyn Dixon discuss latest celebrity drama, friendship, relationships, and their weekly ‘Shady Moment of the Week’ segment.
The Breakfast Club: A replay of “The World’s Most Dangerous Morning Show” with DJ Envy, Angela Yee, and Charlamagne Tha God!