Your Old Droog spoke to VladTV about sampling our Lord Jamar interview in the song “White Rappers (A Good Guest)” off of his second album, Packs. He explained that he’s a huge Brand Nubian fan and he agrees with Jamar saying that white rappers are a guest in the house of hip-hop. Your Old Droog […]

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In the latest Jamar/Vlad debate, the pair speculate about the United States’ North Korean diplomatic policy, a theorized “world government,” the percolating military standoff between Russia and the US, the longevity of the American economy, and the impending nuclear apocalypse. Watch above.sourceDownload as mp3

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Lord Jamar Stopped by VladTV for another heated debate with DJ Vlad. In this clip, the two discuss the recent convictions of Kevin Gates and Kodak Black. Lord Jamar explains the dangers of staying in the same city after reaching a certain level of fame and how Kodak may be a victim of that. Jamar […]

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In the above clip, Vlad presents to Lord Jamar his theory that more cooperation between citizens and police officers in poor communities and communities of color would improve socioeconomic conditions. Lord Jamar promptly tells Vlad that snitching is not the answer. “Snitching is not gonna clean up the hood,” Jamar says. “Why call the police […]

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During a recent sit-down with VladTV regular guest Lord Jamar, the Brand Nubian rapper shared his thoughts on Mysonne calling Troy Ave a “bozo.” Jamar explained that if you’re going to do bozo things, you’re going to get called out on it.Download as mp3 During the conversation, Lord Jamar spoke about doing things that could’ve […]

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Brand Nubian and legendary VladTV guest Lord Jamar sat down with DJ Vlad to discuss some contemporary stories circling throughout hip-hop. In this clip, Lord Jamar gives his opinion on the Troy Ave and Mysonne beef amid the release of Ave’s “NuPac” project. He also discusses Vlad’s tendency to interview criminals in the past. Watch […]

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It was only a matter of time before Lord Jamar came back to have another heated debate with DJ Vlad. In this all-encompassing interview, Lord Jamar weighed in on Lil Yachty’s new album cover for his upcoming release Teenage Emotions. Jamar says that with his all-inclusive cover art, Yachty has assumed the role of “king […]

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Lord Jamar and DJ Vlad debate some of the issues in society in another classic interview. Lord Jamar talks about the age old topic; Science vs. Religion, and how faith is not a part of religion, yet is still important. Jamar also talks about Vlad wanting to be a robot before he dies and the […]

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Lord Jamar and Vlad here go back and forth about the Aaron Hernandez storyline, which took a tragic twist when the former Patriots star committed suicide. Jamar talks about the mysterious circumstances surrounding Hernandez’s death, which leads him and Vlad to a discussion on synthetic weed. Download as mp3 Watch above.source

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It was only a matter of time before Lord Jamar weighed in on Lil Yachty’s new album cover for his upcoming release Teenage Emotions. Jamar says that with his all-inclusive cover art, Yachty has assumed the role of “king of the abnormal.” “It’s abnormal,” Jamar says, “But that doesn’t mean we should hate it.” Watch […]

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VladTV regular guest Lord Jamar stopped by our studio to chop it up about recent events, including Lil Yachty saying that his mindset isn’t right. Lord Jamar responded by saying that he doesn’t go along with a lot that it considered acceptable in mainstream culture but added that he’d be willing to sit down and […]

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www.vladtv.com/ – Brand Nubian rapper Lord Jamar explains the difference in rap and hip hop, and claims that “rap is gay friendly,” not hip hop. He then shares his thoughts on Macklemore’s “Same Love” song, and explains why he doesn’t believe white rappers should be able to share their opinion in hip hop.sourceDownload as mp3

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Aaron Cooks is bringing the Syracuse rap scene to the forefront as he comes through the VladTV offices to drop some of his “esoteric trap” bars. “God Cooks” as he is referenced is signed to Busta Rhymes’ Conglomerate Ent. and is managed by Brand Nubian’s Lord Jamar, and you can hear why the two legends […]

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In 2016, Vlad and Lord Jamar spoke about Prince’s untimely death. “Whenever somebody dies prematurely, it’s crazy. It’s shocking. Prince was a hell of an entertainer,” Jamar says. Jamar continues to argue that he can’t take it at face value that Prince died of an overdose. “We can’t ignore what people are talking about–how Prince […]

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VladTV regular Lord Jamar sits back on the couch to express some more of his poignant opinions on some of today’s current hot takes. Firstly, the Brand Nubian rapper speaks on his disdain for female rap records but discloses that he feels Remy Ma created the best female diss record he’s ever heard with “SHEther.” […]

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www.vladtv.com – The Godfather of Hip-Hop, Afrika Bambaataa, sat down with VladTV to discuss his various nicknames, the origins of the culture and when exactly white people begin embracing Hip-Hop.Download as mp3 The legend says that most of his nicknames were given to him by people who recognized his role in progressing the culture. He […]

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Lord Jamar was put in the hot seat after DJ Vlad asked him about saying he is a “culture vulture” in a recent interview, which Vlad said was surprising given their friendship. The Brand Nubian rapper explained that there are levels of being a culture vulture, and added that he believes DJ Vlad is a […]

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Ever the conscientious social critic, here Lord Jamar offers his take on lyricism versus charisma in hip-hop, rappers with alternative sources of income, using drugs in potentially dangerous situations, and what it means to have more than one chain. “Once is luck, twice is skill,” Jamar says, “It’s saying, ‘I know how to get money.'” […]

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Lord Jamar addressed DJ Vlad telling Marc Lamont Hill that he doesn’t think Black Thought is a top emcee, which Jamar completely disagreed with. The Brand Nubian rapper explained that Black Thought isn’t the type of rapper who should be compared to the likes of Jay Z, Biggie, or big commercial artists. He added that […]

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Racism has been a frequent topic in our interviews with VladTV regular guest Lord Jamar, and this time around the Brand Nubian rapper shared his thoughts on people saying there’s a difference in black people and “n*****s.” After saying that he believes that the saying is right in a way when it comes to black […]

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