If you are just getting into podcasts then this article is just for you.

In this article we will look at 5 podcast you should listen to in 2019. Without wasting any time lets get straight into it…

1. The Joe Budden Podcast

Rory Farrell, Joe Budden, and Mal

Hosted by the former rapper Joe Budden, Rory Farrell, Jamil “Mal” Clay, and Parks Vallely, this funny and exciting podcast covers topics ranging from music to sports, but focuses more in music.

This podcast is a bi-weekly podcast that premiers on Spotify every Wednesday and Saturday. It is also released on YouTube a day later after it has premiered on Spotify.

2. The Brilliant Idiots

Charlamagne Tha God and Andrew Schulz

Judging by the name you can already tell that fun is had in this podcast.

The Brilliant Idiots is a weekly podcast based in New York City that describes it’s content/genre as comedy and social commentary.

It is hosted by the well renowned media personality Charlamagne Tha God and comedian Andrew Schulz.

It is available on Spotify, and can also be found on YouTube.

3. Drink Champs

N.O.R.E. with the red cap, and DJ EFN on the right.

Described as “the most professional and unprofessional ” podcast, Drink Champs is a weekly podcast carried by Sean “Diddy” Combs’s Revolt TV network.

It is hosted and founded by N.O.R.E., formerly known as Noreaga, an American Hip-Hop and reggeaton recording artist, and DJ EFN who is an American DJ and record label executive.

Drink Champs is described by a lot of people as a “chill and relax” session. It focuses more on Hip-Hop and touches a little bit on other social issues.

Unlike The Joe Budden Podcast and The Brilliant Idiots, Drink Champs has guests on the show more often, and guest include the likes of Biggs, Birdman, Akon, and a lot more.

It is also available on YouTube.

4. The Red Pill

Van Lathan

The Red Pill podcast is founded and hosted by Van Lathan. This podcast focuses on various issues and topics like music, politics, and many more.

Van Lathan expresses his opinion in this podcast and does not hold back, which is what makes it so relatable and fun. Just like Drink Champs, The Red Pill has guests on the show and the have a conversation and NOT an interview.

You can find The Red Pill podcast on Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts.

5. Podcast and Chill

Lenn and MacG

This is a South African podcast hosted by MacG, Lenn, and The Ghost Lady.

This podcast specializes in every day life events, and discuses topics and events that occur during each week.

As the podcast industry is not big as the radio industry in South Africa, this particular podcast has and shows great potential as it is raw, funny, authentic, and relatable.

You can find it on Spotify, Google Podcasts, and on iTunes.

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Sisonke Mcaba

Hi, I'm Sisonke Lwandile Mcaba, an aspiring Applications Developer with an obsession for all things Tech.
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