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Remember When Yt People Started Dipping Their Toes in Soul Music? (feat. Ashley C. Ford)

September 14, 2020 - 41:31
Face Crack! I Thought You Were Black! This week, Josh and Tracy revisit musical white folks who somehow scored an invitation to the...

Remember Everything Beyoncé Has Given Us? (feat. Crissle and Matt Bellassai)

September 7, 2020 - 45:14
This week, Tracy and Josh celebrate the Queen, the legend, Ms. Texas Trill Herself: Beyoncé. They're joined by Crissle, co-host of The...

Remember How 'In Living Color' Changed Culture Forever? (feat. Tommy Davidson)

August 31, 2020 - 47:26
The Show That Made You Wanna Holler; This Week, We Talk 'In Living ColorThis week, Tracy and Josh revisit the world of Fire Marshall...

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Remember when Monica allegedly punched Brandy right before they performed live at the MTV Video Music Awards? When Freaknik took over Atlanta, and changed the game for parties everywhere? When tasteless critics panned Mariah Carey’s Glitter? (#JusticeforGlitter!) When Beyonce told Farrah that someone could send her luggage? We do!Back Issue tells the stories behind formative moments in pop culture. In each episode we look back at some of the moments that shook us, that changed us. Join Tracy Clayton (host of Netflix’s Strong Black Legends, Mailchimp’s Going Through It) and Pineapple Street Studios Producer Josh Gwynn as they reckon with some of culture’s biggest questions, from "How did we let this happen?" to ‘Why do we still love this?" Because nostalgia is more than just a feeling. Got an issue you’d like us to investigate? Hit the Back Issue Hotline at (678)-74ISSUE.

More Episodes

Remember When Yt People Started Dipping Their Toes in Soul Music? (feat. Ashley C. Ford)

September 14, 2020 - 41:31
Face Crack! I Thought You Were Black! This week, Josh and Tracy revisit musical white folks who somehow scored an invitation to the...

Remember Everything Beyoncé Has Given Us? (feat. Crissle and Matt Bellassai)

September 7, 2020 - 45:14
This week, Tracy and Josh celebrate the Queen, the legend, Ms. Texas Trill Herself: Beyoncé. They're joined by Crissle, co-host of The...

Remember How 'In Living Color' Changed Culture Forever? (feat. Tommy Davidson)

August 31, 2020 - 47:26
The Show That Made You Wanna Holler; This Week, We Talk 'In Living ColorThis week, Tracy and Josh revisit the world of Fire Marshall...

Remember How Messy Top Model Was? (feat. Jay Manuel)

August 24, 2020 - 54:20
In Case You Forgot, We Let Tyra Get Away With A LOT.This week, Josh and Tracy revisit moments from one of the most influential...

Coming Soon: Back Issue

June 26, 2020 - 04:06
Remember when Monica allegedly punched Brandy right before they performed live at the MTV Video Music Awards? When Freaknik took over...