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Afro Pop Remix

30 EpisodesProduced by Derrick TaylorWebsite

This podcast looks back at the pop culture of Generation X, from an African-American perspective. (Years covered: 1960-2000)

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CV19 Recording - Spcl Gsts Barbara, Ashley, & Terrence

May 2nd, 2020



1. Scared yet: CV19 what we know

2. Health: How you be? personally, family, and friends

3. Quarantine life: stir crazy yet? How is …

1991 pt2: Music, Movies, & TV - Spcl Gsts Ashley & Terrence

April 1st, 2020


Topics: Rodney King, Boyz II Men / Jodeci, Boyz In the Hood, Roc - Sitcom (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)

1991 General Snapshots

1.    President: …

1991 pt1: Uh-Oh! Rodney King, The Beat Down! - Spcl Gst. Terrence

March 1st, 2020


Topics: Rodney King, Boyz II Men / Jodeci, Boyz In the Hood, Roc - Sitcom (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)

1991 General Snapshots

1.    President: …

1990: Captains, Kings, & Queens! The Golden Era Begins - Spcl Gst Terrence

February 3rd, 2020


Topics: A Black Renaissance?, Mariah Carey, House Party, In Living Color / The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)     1990 …

Gen Y Is In The Building! - Spcl Gst Ashley, Annebrea, Nate, Jeremy, & Terrence

February 2nd, 2020


Topic: Transitioning from Gen-X to Gen-Y. (Born 1980-1994) (Bonus Artitst: Luck Pacheco)   Question #1: Millennials, who are you, and what do you want? (What motivated you when you were 20 and just starting out)   …

1989: Winning!? - Spcl Gst Ashley

January 2nd, 2020


Topics: 80's Tech, MC Hammer, Do The Right Thing, The Arsenio Hall Show (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)

1989 Notes

1. General Snapshots

2. George Bush Sr. President

3. Feb - Barbara Harris is the first woman (and first …

1988: New Jack Swingers - Spcl Gst Ashley and Terrence

December 1st, 2019


Topics: Gangs, Keith Sweat, Al. B. Sure!, Bobby Brown, Coming to America, A Different World (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


Snapshots   1.    Ronald Reagan President (Last Year!)   2.    Jan - Doug Williams super bowl …

1987: Ziggity Boom! - Spcl Gst. Terrence

November 1st, 2019


Topics: Crack Epidemic, Michael Jackson - Bad, Hollywood Shuffle, Eyes on the Prize (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)   Snapshots   1.    Ronald Reagan …

1986: Mo' 80's - Mo' Ladies! - Spcl Gst. Terrence

October 1st, 2019


Topics: Chicago Bears, Janet Jackson, Anita Baker, She's Gotta Have It, 227-(TV Sitcom)(Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


General Snapshots   1.    Ronald Reagan is President   2.    Jan - The first federal Martin Luther …

1985: Ladies of the 80's (pt1) - Spcl Gst. Terrence

September 1st, 2019


Topics: Air Jordans, Whitney Houston, Sade, The Color Purple, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Phylicia Rashad (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)


1985 …

1985: Ladies of the 80's (pt2) - Spcl Gst, Terrance

September 1st, 2019


Topics: Air Jordans, Whitney Houston, Sade, The Color Purple, Whoopi Goldberg, Oprah Winfrey, Phylicia Rashad (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)


1985 …

1984: Gold Medals, Purple Doves, & Black Huxtables - Spcl Gsts. Barbara, Duane, Alan, & Terrence

August 1st, 2019


Topics: 1984 Olympics, Prince, Purple Rain (LP/Film), Cosby Show. (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


1984 Notes

General Snapshots

1. President: Ronald Reagan

2. Jan - US Bell System is broken up Bell System divestiture …

1983: Cold N.E.W World - And That's The Way It Is! - Spcl Gst, Ed, Terrence, & Barbara

July 1st, 2019


Topics: The Cold War, Run-DMC, New Edition, Bill Cosby (Himself), Eddie Murphy (Delirious). (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)

  1983 Notes   1. Ronald …

1982: MJ Thrills and Hip-Hop Sends a Furious Message! - Spcl. Gst. Chrystopher Tracy

June 1st, 2019


Topics: Reaganomics, MJ vis-a-vis Prince, 48 Hrs. (Film). (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)     1.    1982 Notes   2.    General Snapshots   3.    …

1981: Never Too Much Jheri Juice! - Spcl. Gst. Barbara

May 1st, 2019


Topics: Black Hair/Jheri Curls, Luther Vandross, Ragtime (Film) - Howard Rollins Jr., Nell Carter (Tv). (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)


1981 Notes

1980: Let the Games Begin! - Spcl. Gst. Ed

April 1st, 2019


Topics: Pac-Man & the start of the "Gaming" culture, Zapp, Fame (1980 Film), Eddie Murphy. (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)   1980   1.    Jimmy …

The Seventies: Ooh Wee! - Spcl. Gst. Larry

April 1st, 2019


A detailed look at black, African-American, culture during the "Seventies". (1970-1979) (Bonus Artists: Luck Pacheco)


1979: When MJ Was Black - …

1979: When MJ Was Black - Spcl. Gst. Ed

March 1st, 2019


Topics: Jimmy Carter, Donna Summer, Michael Jackson, Richard Pryor - Live In Concert, Roots: The Next Generations. (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)     1979   Snapshots   1.    Jimmy Carter president   2.    Mar - America's …

1978: It's a Bird, It's a Plane, ...It's Superfreak! - Spcl. Gst. Barbara

February 1st, 2019


Topics: Muhammad Ali, Rick James, Max Robinson (TV). (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)



  1.    Snap Shots   2.    General News   3.    Jimmy …

1977: Going, Going, Gettin' to the Roots! - Spcl. Gst. Barbara, Adam DeCollibus, & Edward

January 2nd, 2019


Topics: Roots, by Alex Haley, with commentary by Adam DeCollibus (@adam_decollibus), author of "Caravan". (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco) (***Audio …

1976: Bi-centennial, Make a Friend Y'all - Spcl. Gst. Barbara

December 1st, 2018


Topics: Black History Month, Chaka Khan, Car Wash (film), What's Happening! (TV). (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


1976   1.    Snap Shots   2.    General News   3.    Gerald Ford is President   4.    Apr - Apple …

1975: We Laugh, We Cry, We Get a Piece of Pie

November 3rd, 2018


Topics: Urban Literature, Donald Goines and Iceberg Slim, Natalie Cole, Richard Pryor, Cooley High, The Jeffersons. (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)   …

1974: It's Pfunky In Here! - Spcl. Gsts. Barbara & Edward (Extra Pfunk to Philip Weightman)

October 1st, 2018


Topics: Black Women vis-a-vis White Women in the feminist community, Funk Music, Claudine (film), Good Times (TV show). (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


1974 "Claudine" is free on Youtube: 

1973: Party Time! (Yes, Yes, Y'all. You Don't Stop) - Spcl. Gst. Ed

September 1st, 2018


Topics: Dj Kool Herc, Gladys Knight, Stevie Wonder, Pam Grier, The Mack, & George Jefferson. (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)


1.    Snapshots   …

1972: New Directions, from Politics to Pimpin! - Spcl. Gst. Edward

August 2nd, 2018


Topics: Shirley Anita Chisholm, H. Rap Brown, Diana Ross, Al Green, Superfly, Sanford & Son, & Fat Albert. (Bonus Artist: hidingtobefound)


1971: What's Really Going On - Spcl. Gsts. Janice & Edward

July 1st, 2018


Topics: The Black Church, Jessie Jackson, Marvin Gaye, Aretha Franklin, Shaft, & Soul Train. (Bonus Artist: Luck Pacheco)


1971 Overview

1970: Hello World!

June 8th, 2018


Topics: Black Power Movement, Muhammad Ali, Angela Davis, James Brown, Sidney Poitier, and Flip Wilson. (Bonus Artists: hidingtobefound & Luck …

The Sixties: What It Look Like? (pt 2)

June 8th, 2018


A detailed look at black, African-American, culture during the "Sixties". (1960-1969) (Bonus Artists: hidingtobefound & Luck Pacheco)


  1. Overview

The Sixties: What It Look Like? (pt 1)

June 8th, 2018


A detailed look at black, African-American, culture during the "Sixties". (1960-1969)


  1. Overview
  2.   "The Sixties":  the counterculture and revolution …

A Few Words from Derrick

June 8th, 2018


Intention: The average person can not tell you the names of their Great-great-grandparents, and if they can name someone, it is unlikely that they know much about that person's life. This podcast is a legacy project and …

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