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This is not a Drake podcast

Ep 3: The rise of the Nice Guy rapper


This episode contains explicit lyrics.

Hip-hop feminists took the alpha male rapper and his critics to task in the 90s and 2000’s. Guest host Anupa Mistry finds out why. She goes on a journey with three Black women, to see how Drake's Nice Guy persona reveals the complexity of gender in hip-hop.

Some scholars and artists mentioned in this episode: Joan Morgan, Treva Lindsey, Jenessa Williams, Sydanie, Rihanna, LL Cool J.


Episode 3

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