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Thank you to Atlanta’s own Sol Messiah for coming on my show for an interview. Sol Messiah talked about his upcoming album GOD CMPLX that is dropping on all platforms this Friday, joining the legendary Rock Steady Crew, and working with music producer Dallas Austin back in the day. He discussed working with Madonna, TLC, Boyz II Men, and Monica. He got into becoming the main collaborator with Sa-Roc, why female emcees are not categorized with male emcees, and the elements of Hip-Hop not being taught in schools in America like they are in Europe/overseas.

Sol Messiah’s new album GOD CMPLX is available for pre-order on Apple Music: GOD CMPLX by Sol Messiah https://music.apple.com/us/album/god-cmplx/1628847957.

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Sol Messiah on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u5P6S_EAnbQ

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Thank you to Atlanta, Georgia's own DJ Scream for coming on my show for an interview! DJ Scream talked about getting his start as a DJ, going on tour with Montell Jordan and building Hoodrich Entertainment & Hoodrich Radio. He discussed signing a label deal with Rick Ross and what Ross taught him about the business side of music as well as attending Tuskegee, where he majored in engineering. He got into his hit mixtapes, Shawty Lo introducing him to Rocko, in which he met Future at the very beginning of his career. DJ Scream also spoke about his hit show Big Facts getting picked up by REVOLT TV, expanding the show to Big Facts Friday, and his definition of making it in the music/entertainment industry.

Follow DJ Scream on Instagram and Twitter: @djscream

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Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html.

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

DJ Scream on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QswUd3m0IU8

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Thank you to super producer, 2015 Global Spin Award winner, and 1/2 of The Cool Kids Chuck Inglish for coming on my show for an interview! Chuck discussed his/The Cool Kids’ new albums BABY OIL STAIRCASE / CHILLOUT and BEFORE SHIT GOT WEIRD. He talked about his love of sneakers, his early life of growing up in Detroit, and wanting to play football at Michigan. He got into wanting to be an actor, auditioning for Ice Cube in Straight Outta Compton, and acting in Widows with Viola Davis and Liam Neeson. He also talked about The Cool Kids breaking up because the industry was sucking the fun out of the collaboration, getting back together with Sir Michael Rocks, and if fame is overrated. He also got into his relationship with the late great Mac Miller, social media being the focal point of the music industry right now, and that prominent artists work regular jobs behind the scenes. Chuck announced that The Cool Kids have a new album called Hi-Top Fade and a movie in the works. Stay tuned!

Chuck Inglish/The Cool Kids’ new album BEFORE SHIT GOT WEIRD is available on all platforms, including Apple Music: BEFORE SHIT GOT WEIRD by The Cool Kids https://music.apple.com/us/album/before-shit-got-weird/1611665488.

Chuck Inglish/The Cool Kids’ new album BABY OIL STAIRCASE / CHILLOUT is available on all platforms, including Apple Music: BABY OIL STAIRCASE / CHILLOUT by The Cool Kids, Chuck Inglish & Sir Michael Rocks https://music.apple.com/us/album/baby-oil-staircase-chillout/1615107824.

Follow Chuck Inglish on Instagram: @oldinglish and Twitter: @chuckisdope

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Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html. Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html.

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

Chuck Inglish on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=clg7JZDkdqY

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Welcome to the “why?” Podcast hosted by Young Cornbread Episode #3 centers around 23 year-old Radio Personality/Journalist DJ Mad Max from Norwalk, Connecticut. We discuss Max’s radio journey, media industry politics, and social awareness in our respective communities.

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The visual/video for this show, why? Podcast Episode #3, is available on Cornbread Media LLC on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UcFQdX1OrXA&t=1846s

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Thank you to West Philly's own DJ Aktive for coming on my show for an interview! DJ Aktive talked about growing up in West Philly, meeting Will Smith and DJ Jazzy Jeff for the first time, and receiving his first set of turntables. He discussed interning at Power 99 FM, getting his start of touring with Musiq Soulchild, and becoming Janet Jackson's tour DJ. He got into auditioning in Puff Daddy's living room to be the Bad Boy Reunion tour DJ, Kanye getting strict with him for his scratches on the 808s & Heartbreak Tour, and Nas calling him out in the middle of a performance because he didn't know the words to one of the songs on Stillmatic. He also talked about him and Nas discussing a song together for Aktive's upcoming album Chill Vibes Vol. 1, his 2019 debut album The Tour, and DJing for NBC's That's My Jam with Jimmy Fallon. DJ Aktive mentioned that he wants to open up The Philadelphia DJ school to help the youth learn how to DJ and to teach them the history of Hip-Hop. He also has a new album called Chill Vibes Vol. 1 on the way. Stay tuned!

DJ Aktive's new song Kool featuring Marsha Ambrosius & Kenyon Dixon is available on all platforms, including Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/album/kool-feat-marsha-ambrosius-kenyon-dixon-single/1607759020.

DJ Aktive's 2019 album The Tour is available on all music platforms, including Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/album/the-tour/1470895569.

Follow DJ Aktive on Instagram and Twitter: @djaktive

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Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html.

Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html.

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

DJ Aktive on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4fM22XS6TY

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Big thank you to the Bronx, NY and Atlanta's own Headkrack for coming on my show for an interview! Headkrack talked about his early life of growing up in the Bronx, the start of his Hip-Hop career at his school Christ The King's talent show, and wanting to be an A&R before pivoting into the radio industry. He discussed getting into the radio industry, starting out at 98.7 The Beat in Dallas, being apart of Dish Nation, and meeting Da Brat for the first time. Headkrack got into his thoughts on Hip-Hop now, DJ Kool Herc taking him and his wife around clubs in New York City, and being invited to Tyrese's house while Rev. Run of Run-DMC was there. He gave his opinion on cancel culture and reinventing yourself in the entertainment industry. He also got into boxing being his current passion as well as his upcoming boxing match. Headkrack also talked about his upcoming Mikrodose EP, his Education Course Series, and his love of Horror movies. Stay tuned for all of Headkrack's upcoming singles and shows The Morning Hustle as well as Dish Nation!

Headkrack's music is available on all platforms, including YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/headkrack and Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/headkrack/127959788.

Follow Headkrack on Instagram and Twitter: @headkrack

Follow me on Instagram and Twitter: @thereelmax.

Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html.

Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html.

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

Headkrack on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IUWSi-FrM2M

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Huge thank you to Hip-Hop legend and pioneer Grandmaster Caz for coming on my show for an interview! Grandmaster Caz discussed his relationship with 2Pac, meeting KRS-One for the first time, and his first Hip-Hop event that he attended. He told the story of the first Hip-Hop party that he DJed, how the business aspect of the music industry ruined the art of Hip-Hop, and where the ball dropped for people not being knowledgeable about the Hip-Hop pioneers and legends that came before the 90's. We got into how his former manager Big Bank Hank, member of The Sugarhill Gang, stole his rhymes and used them for his part on Rapper's Delight and Grandmaster Caz addressing it for the first time on his song MC Delight. He talked about creating his own company GMC Entertainment, being the main tour guide for Hush Hip Hop Tours, and the young rappers who have been on some of his tours over the years. He also talked about being featured on DJ KaySlay's Rolling 110 Deep and that he may be releasing a new album of his own next year. Stay tuned!

Tune into Grandmaster Caz and Sha Rock's radio show on Rock The Bells Radio on Channel 43 on SiriusXM weekdays from 10am to 1pm.

Follow Grandmaster Caz on Instagram: @therealgrandmastercaz and Twitter: @grandmastercaz

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MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

Grandmaster Caz on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdczZj52aEA

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Thank you and shoutout to DJ EFN for coming on my show for an interview! DJ EFN discussed his start in DJing, DJing on the University of Miami's WVUM, and the Miami Hip-Hop scene back in the day. He got into meeting Noreaga for the first time, their first show together called "Millitainment Crazy Raw Radio" that aired on Sirius XM, and how Drink Champs came together. He went through his favorite interviews on Drink Champs and the most shocking thing that he heard on the show thus far. DJ EFN confirmed that Drake has been scheduled to come on Drink Champs for awhile despite the picture that Noreaga posted on his Instagram with Drake recently. We got into the passing of DMX and his Drink Champs interview. We also talked about DJ EFN's new mixtape Miami's Mixtape King as well as the legendary Hip-Hop and producers that he has collaborated with over the years.

DJ EFN's Miami's Mixtape King is available on all platforms: https://music.apple.com/us/album/miamis-mixtape-king/1553227204.

You can tune in to Drink Champs on REVOLT TV: https://www.revolt.tv/search?q=drink+champs.

Follow DJ EFN on Instagram: @whoscrazy and Twitter: @djefn

Follow me on Instagram and Twitter: @thereelmax.

Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html

Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html.

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

DJ EFN on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KtbLwpwEo8g

This interview was pre-recorded on April 15th, 2021.

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Big thank you to the Hip-Hop legend and N.W.A.'s own DJ Yella for calling into my show for an interview! Yella discussed his brand new book "Straight Outta Compton: My Untold Story", starting out in a group with Dr. Dre called World Class Wreckin' Cru, and how N.W.A. formed. He talked about his most memorable stories and moments with Eazy-E. He got into the Straight Outta Compton movie and that it was 70% truthful. He gave his thoughts on how Neil Brown Jr. played his character to a tee. He also talked about being inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and how he feels about the rock stars who criticize rappers who are in the hall of fame. Yella got into being the only N.W.A. member at Eazy-E's funeral and the day Eazy was buried he decided that he was done making music. He also told the story of meeting Bone Thugs-N-Harmony for the first time and spoke about his music production that he is most proud of out of all of his work. Thank you DJ Yella for all that you did for Hip-Hop and giving us timeless records with N.W.A., a top 5 Hip-Hop album of all time in Straight Outta Compton, and your production on Eazy-E's solo albums.

Go checkout and purchase DJ Yella's new book "Straight Outta Compton: My Untold Story", it is available on Amazon and everywhere you purchase your books: https://www.amazon.com/STRAIGHT-OUTTA-COMPTON-Untold-Story/dp/B096ZD2G5G/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=straight+outta+compton+dj+yella&qid=1625719469&s=books&sr=1-1.

Follow DJ Yella on Instagram: @djyellaofnwa and Twitter: @djyellanwa

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Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html

Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html.

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

DJ Yella on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jIR-saVw7gA&t=3s

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Big thank you to the remix king DJ Tedsmooth for coming on my show for an interview! Tedsmooth discussed his upcoming remix of Jay-Z's debut album Reasonable Doubt called Remixable Doubt, DJing The Fat Joe Show on Friday nights on Instagram Live, and producing F vs. J Intro on Fabolous & Jadakiss' Friday on Elm Street album. He got into his accolades of winning "Remixer of the Year" 3 years in a row at the Global Spin Awards, getting a co-sign from DJ Funkmaster Flex, and Puff Daddy passing him the remix baton. He got into his show that he wants to have programmed on TV called "Behind The Speaker" where he interviews legendary DJs. Tedsmooth closed out the show talking about his "Team Give Back" and his "Blend For Blend" Battle Series. Stay tuned for all of DJ Tedsmooth's events and upcoming remixes!

Follow DJ Tedsmooth on Instagram and Twitter: @tedsmooth

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Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html.

Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html

MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

Subscribe to my YouTube channel Sports and Hip Hop with DJ Mad Max: https://m.youtube.com/channel/UCE0107atIPV-mVm0M3UJyPg

DJ Tedsmooth on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjStp3KasoU

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