The eight-episode podcast will function Too Brief, Bun B, Uncle Luke, Organized Noise, and extra.
This weekend, Freaknik is returning to Atlanta, within the type of a live performance. It is going to be a vastly completely different expertise than what Freaknik was.
Freaknik began out as a small gathering between college students from traditionally Black schools and universities. By the early-’90s, Freaknik was the wildest, rowdiest occasion within the nation, a road occasion that went on for days and would function the most well liked rappers on the time.
On the top of the competition, they’d shut the town down.
There may be a lot historical past. And now Mass Attraction is teaming up with Endeavor to inform that historical past. On Tuesday, June 25th, Mass Attraction and Endeavor Audio are releasing Freaknik: A Discourse on a Paradise Misplaced, an eight-episode podcast that can inform all the historical past of the long-lasting competition.
The documentary podcast will inform the story of Freaknik from the voices that had been there, that includes artists, college students, journalists, enterprise homeowners, and extra. Distinguished voices you’ll hear embrace Too $hort, Uncle Luke, JT Cash, Bun B, Organized Noise, and extra.
At the moment we’re proud to premiere the trailer for the podcast, which is able to give listeners a bit of style of what to anticipate.
The podcast — which you’ll pay attention on Apple, Spotify, or wherever you play your podcasts — will likely be hosted by Christopher Frierson. And, beginning on June 25th, it is going to be launched each Tuesday.
Right here is the schedule:
Episode 1 – Tuesday, June 25
Episode 2 – Tuesday, July 2
Episode 3 – Tuesday, July 9
Episode 4 – Tuesday, July 16
Episode 5 – Tuesday, July 23
Episode 6 – Tuesday, July 30
Episode 7 – Tuesday, August 6
Season Finale – Tuesday, August 13
Take heed to the trailer for Freaknik: A Discourse on a Paradise Misplaced beneath.