“I wanted people to ride around and hear my drops” ~ Hoodrich Keem
Hoodrich Keem returns for his second interview with Lalaa Shepard of The Progress Report to speak on how he become a household brand, joining Hoodrich with DJ Scream and DJ Spinz, Slurred Words movement with Babyface Ray, getting into production with Wheezy, Young Thug creating his first tag, and reflects on relationships with A$AP Yams, Fredo Santana, Young Dolph, and Hoodrich Pablo Juan.--- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/theprogressreportpodcast/support
Kali speaks on “Area Codes” success, writing her own lyrics, liking women, OGs wanting acknowledgment from young artists
06.07.2023 / 49 min
“I feel like us younger artists, they be like oh yal need to do yal history, we’re young, we’re still learning, we’re trying, it’s not cool to bash nobody for not knowing something but educate them”. ...
Swayvo Twain speaks on the hardships of creating a name for himself as an artist outside of his parents D’Angelo & Angie Stone
06.04.2023 / 26 min
Swayvo Twain skips class with The Progress Report to speak about originally not wanting to do music because his parents did music, hardships of being a kid of celebs and making a name for himself as a ...
Flau’jae speaks on her dad’s Camoflauge legacy, appearing on the Rap Game, 911 lyrics, LSU, & Brittney Griner arrest
06.01.2023 / 44 min
“Music came along when, when I first heard my dad’s [Camoflauge] song, my momma told me your dad was a rapper, people started telling me stuff… So when I got hip I was oh, I’m rapping too, I wanna rap ...
Cherokee Hall speaks on monetizing stripping, becoming an actress from Magic City dancer, roles in BMF & P Valley
05.25.2023 / 59 min
“I stopped [dancing] because the writer of our show [P Valley] Katori Hall saved us” ~ Cherokee HallCherokee Hall also known as Virgo makes her debut on The Progress Report Podcast to speak about her ...
24Heavy speaks on leaving QC, losing Lil Keed, sound being compared to Unfoonk’s, Save The Youth Foundation
05.24.2023 / 31 min
Atlanta artist 24Heavy skips class with The Progress Report to reflect on the new Atlanta music scene, his peers dying, becoming closer to God, 7 years out of prison, being independent and getting out ...
Rican Da Menace details getting shot, Baltimore accent, spending $145,000 on Rican chain, getting bae’s tatted, & plastic surgery
05.22.2023 / 23 min
Baltimore artist Rican Da Menace and her dog baby Chase skip class with The Progress Report to speak about her come up, getting signed to Columbia Records, originally being insecure about her voice, t ...
Raz B speaks on B2K reuniting & buying B2K’s trademark, joining Bad Boys Texas, thoughts on Marques Houston dating life, & 3LW
05.19.2023 / 88 min
“Nobody’s judging any of the [gay cast members on Bad Boys], I really just look at them and we vibing, I’ve never been disrespected, tried, or tested. I’ve had my experiences in life as a kid where I ...
TG Kommas speaks on being born with a lazy eye, $10k for first paid show, girl dad
05.17.2023 / 15 min
TG Kommas speaks on being raised in Dallas, TX and Baton Rouge, NO, life as a girl dad, “Out My Knoggin” social media challenge, Boosie hopping on his “Back Inside” song, and differences from being si ...
Future’s first born son King Kobi hosts listening session & addresses Lil Uzi Vert also being known as Baby Pluto
05.15.2023 / 14 min
“Lil Uzi Vert told me I was the real Baby Pluto” ~ King Kobi King Kobi AKA Baby Pluto hosts an intimate listening event at the FreeBandz studio featuring appearances from ATL Jacob and Guap Tarantino ...
OhBoyPrince recalls brake pad car incident & “Stanky Leg” song becoming bigger than him
05.13.2023 / 14 min
OhBoyPrince skips class with The Progress Report to reflect on creating “Stanky Leg” in 2008, his new single “Bounce When She Walk”, experiencing racism after moving down south, remaining independent, ...