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Former gangster/convict and biker James McDonald, legendary gangster rapper MC Eiht and music insider Norm Steele, bring you "The Gangster Chronicles". The Gangster Chronicles is a weekly long form conversation with everyone from gangsters, police and bank robbers, to rappers, politicians and former drug dealers.The Gangster Chronicles gives you a glimpse into the world of those that live their lives outside of society's normal parameters, where the risk are high, but the rewards are astronomical. We conversate with the real Tony Montana's of the world, but we don't glorify or sensationalize these lifestyles, we simply examine the circumstances that may have influenced their decisions. Every gangster has a story and they all have a different ending.Follow The Gangster Chronicles on the following platforms:Twitter: https://twitter.com/TgcpodcastOGInstagram: www,instagram.com/thegangsterchroniclespodcastYouTube: www.youtube.com/digitalsoapboxnetworkFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheGangsterChronicles

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    • May 26, 2022 LATEST EPISODE
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    R&B Money Trailer

    Play Episode Listen Later May 26, 2022 1:00

    R&B Money Podcast is hosted by the Legendary Grammy Award-winning R&B singer/songwriter/producer TANK and his business partner, multi-platinum songwriter & executive J. Valentine. This podcast is for the super dedicated R&B fans, covering everything from Keith Sweat to Pink Sweat$. R&B Money has created a fly space for artists & executives in the game to reminisce, with exceptional, compelling storytelling and a place of discovery for the fans. Listen here or on the iHeartRadio App. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    EP 149: "The Brooklyn Way" w/ OG Fruitquan

    Play Episode Listen Later May 24, 2022 35:46

    We sit down with Brooklyn OG Fruitquan as he discusses the infamous FG projects, Lil Kim, 50 cent, Biggie and others. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    Episode 148: Rappers Gunna, Young Thug hit w RICO

    Play Episode Listen Later May 12, 2022 65:11

    In this episode we talk about the recent trend of rappers being hit with RICO charges and Eiht discusses how lyrics during him and Quiks legendary feud caused drama and even death in the streets. Make sure you stay up on the latest news www.thisomebull.com Check out MC Eiht's new EP "Revolution In Progress"shorturl.at/fiGT5 Check out Eiht's new video w/ Kurupt "Double That"https://youtu.be/dSUd_u4SB68  Visit the store for all kinda dope gear shorturl.at/uLQ28 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    EP 147: Return of The Mack w/ Roadie Mack

    Play Episode Listen Later May 5, 2022 68:13

    We sit down w/ possibly one of our most polarizing guest ever, gentleman of leisure "Roadie Mack". "Roadie" give's us a sneak peak into the world of "The Game", We discuss how he has traveled the world with his "partners", how he has survived his occupation for 30 years, the economics of macking, the dangers of pimping vs macking and how he lost several friends in the  AIDS & Crack era. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    EP 146: 1984

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 29, 2022 48:05

    Steele and James continue the discussion on "SNOWFALL", this time discussing the parallels between the TV Show and the real LA County from 1984-1988 See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    EP 145: Snowfall Breakdown Pt.1 w/ Glasses Malone

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 28, 2022 57:30

    We sat in with Glasses Malone & Peter Bas from No Ceiling's podcast to breakdown the season ending episode of "Snowfall". Glasses say's Leon wont make it to the end, Steele says Jerome will wind up handling Aunt Louie himself, who knows?   This is Pt. 1 of 2, as me and James do a breakdown in part 2 that drops end of the week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    EP 144: Money, Power & Disrespect w/Doggie Diamonds

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 21, 2022 67:19

    We have the homie Doggie Diamonds sit in to talk about the recent rash of BS on the internet then we discuss why negativity is the new hustle. For our fans in the UK, make sure you check James out on tour, and check out MC Eiht's new single ft KURUPT  "DOUBLE THAT" See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

    EP 143: Will out here slapping fools and Cali cutting the Reparation's check

    Play Episode Listen Later Apr 7, 2022 99:02

    In this episode Big Court from the "Holding Court" podcast and Glasses Malone from "No Ceilings" podcast sit in with GC to talk about Will Smith smacking the taste out of Chris Rocks mouth and California announces that they are paying reparations to descendants of slaves, but of course there is a catch to it. Tap in! Tap In To The Blog That Does The Most www.thisesomebull.com Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 142: 6 year old handcuffed and arrested, are we becoming a prison planet?

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 21, 2022 60:41

    At first, Kaia Rolle, 6, appeared not to understand what the police officers were doing. “What are those for?” she said, eyeing the zip ties the officers had brought to the school office in Orlando, Fla. “It's for you,” one officer responded. As he tied them on, she started to sob: “No, don't put handcuffs on. Help me!” On this episode of GC, MC EIht, Steele and James discuss Kaia Rolle and other children who have been arrested. When is this ever acceptable, if ever? Chime in. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 141: Former No Limit Artist "Fiend" Reveals Why Beats By The Pound Left No Limit

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 17, 2022 66:41

    We had the opportunity to sit down w/ former No-Limit artist Fiend to discuss his career, both past and present, the No Limit Era, and why better communication could have stopped production team Beat's By The Pound's departure. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Ep. 140 "The Miss Pat Interview"

    Play Episode Listen Later Mar 3, 2022 56:05

    This week we have a sister who wears many hats, not only is she a highly respectable comedian, but she is a chart topping author, record setting actress with her own TV show based on her life, and has a comic special on Netflix now, we welcome Ms. Pat. During the show Ms. Pat shares her story about selling crack, how she got her nickname Rabbit and how she ended up with her husband now. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Guerilla Black: How I commited 20 million in fraud Pt1

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 17, 2022 42:50

    Rapper Guerilla Black explains the series of events that lead to him committing 20 million dollars in credit card fraud and how it ultimately cost him a decade in the federal pen. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Check Out: Black Tech Green Money

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 14, 2022 0:59

    Black Tech Green Money presents the stories of successful Black entrepreneurs and technologists, as well as actionable advice and wealth-building strategies from a Black perspective. Hosted by Will Lucas (@willlucas), an entrepreneur, content creator, and Brand Manager at AfroTech, the world's largest Black tech digital platform and conference, Black Tech Green Money is THE podcast for Black entrepreneurs and moguls in the making. Check it out on the Black Effect Podcast Network or where ever you get your podcasts! https://www.iheart.com/podcast/1119-black-tech-green-money-80005661/ https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/black-tech-green-money/id1518863166 https://open.spotify.com/show/0P6XC8i5T28zfpKqX3mwBE?si=0564db136b2e4a0d Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing "Revelationz" w/ Guerilla Black and Steele (FULL EP)

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 10, 2022 104:19

    Digital Soapbox Presents, "Revelationz" w/ Guerilla Black & Steele. "Revelationz" is a podcast hosted by rapper Guerilla Black and entertainment exec Norm Steele. Through dialogue, fact finding research and expert guest, we attempt to find previously undisclosed facts drawing from a range of diverse subjects like religion and iconic figures in pop culture to extra-terrestrial life and historical events. New episodes of "Revelationz" premiere every Tuesday, with live dialogue about that week's episode every Thursday at 6pm PST on YouTube. Links to the live sessions will be in each show description. Episode 1 Are We In The Last Days? Are we now living in the times prophesized in not only the bible, but many other religions? On the premiere episode of "Revelationz" we talk about why we may be close based on the present state of the world, rumors of war, poverty, plagues, the imminent financial collapse upon us. We explain the "mark of the beast" and why the "Anti-Christ", who scripture say's will die and come back to life may be ushered in with artificial intelligence- Wake up and stay woke! To hear future episodes, subscribe to Revelationz w/Guerilla Black & Steele at https://www.spreaker.com/show/revelationz Oh, & Gangster Chronicles drops Friday w/ Eiht, Steele & James... Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 137 The Compton Menace Interview

    Play Episode Listen Later Feb 3, 2022 57:51

    Compton Menace talks about his history with The Game's "Black Wall Street, his relationship with Lil Wayne and eventually signing with Cash Money records during Birdman and Wayne's beef. We talk in detail about his maturity and him making peace with former enemy's, how he got the role as "OG 2 Tone" in "Straight Outta Compton", and what his plans are for the future- Stay woke family! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP. 136 James McDonald Formerly Addresses Accusations with Receipts

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 28, 2022 69:20

    This week, James addresses the accusations of him being a confidential informant with Rell from Detroit's Real Whirl Podcast, who took the liberty of researching the paperwork involving this case. Through his own investigation, Rell discovered the authentic case paperwork and identified the case number on the paperwork provided by the accusing party as "invalid". We will let you come to your own conclusions. Here are links to the actual paperwork, which can be verified on www.pacer.uscourts.gov.   Indictment https://drive.google.com/file/d/1R4Fyge8SOq_rgPGrdFBvIa6Us4RkB7t_/view?usp=sharing   PleaDeal https://drive.google.com/file/d/1KH6doxnOoSHUuFxB4RCQ7aZNXTIrA_C7/view?usp=sharing Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing: Eating While Broke

    Play Episode Listen Later Jan 13, 2022 2:03

    In this conversation with Coline Witt interview series, a self-made celebrity, entrepreneur, or influencer will discuss milestones on the road to success over a meal they once ate when they were moneyless, or on a budget. Each guest will prepare the meal of their choice, while also sharing their passion for what they do. This podcast is the perfect combination of food and inspiration.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 135 The Block Is Hot w Reggie Wright Jr.

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 28, 2021 83:25

    We decided to drop an EP over the holidays to talk about some of the madness that's going on in these LA streets. Eiht is with his fam for the holidays so he will be back next week. We talk about the mayhem that went down in the Hollywood Burlington coat factory that resulted in the death of a young teenage girl. Reggie Wright Jr. checked in with us to give his unique perspective. Tap in! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Glasses Malone "Glasshouse" Review (GC Extra)

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 12, 2021 76:24

    We recently sat down with the homies Midwest AJ & SJ from The Connected Experience & rapper Glasses Malone to discuss and review his recently released album "Glasshouse" We actually play clips from the album as Glasses provides the story & context behind each song. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 133: Paper In My Pocket w Pomona Pimpin Young

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 10, 2021 89:57

    We sit down with gentleman of Leisure Pimpin Young to find out how him and his family are bringing new rules to the worlds oldest profession. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 132 At The Bar With Crunchy Black

    Play Episode Listen Later Dec 2, 2021 58:05

    In this special episode we get the chance to sit down with 3-6 Mafia member "Crunchy Black" at the bar of the Hollywood W hotel on the eve of his group's Versus battle with Bone Thugs N Harmony . We talk about his Memphis origins, how 3-6 started, his experience in the rap game, plus Crunchy reveals his thought's on the Yong Dolph murder and much more SUBSCRIBE www.thissomebull.com youtube.com/digitalsoapboxnetwork Instagram @thegangsterchroniclespodcast Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 131: Home is Where The Hate Is w/ G. Perico

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 25, 2021 81:45

    This week we got chronicle S. Central LA rapper G.Perico's rise from a prison cell to one of the top artist on the West Coast. We also discuss his brief time with Roc Nation, his many businesses in LA on top of his record label, “Enterprise Click”and why rappers are getting knocked down in their own neighborhoods. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 130: Gangs Wage War On Chicago w; Big Rick & ESC Deez

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 65:10

    Tonight, we have 2 true Chicago gangsters on the concrete couch, OG Big Rick from the Speed Knot Mobsters, and ESC Deez from "Filthy Guap Cartel". We discuss the rules and codes of Chicago banging and why the violence in the windy city may never go away. We also talk to Big Rick about how the Speed Knot Mobsters were spawned from his Mob, "Four Corner Hustlers", how his prison bid cost him to miss Twista's biggest moment, and why his homie Kanye West is more rooted in the streets than you think! Make sure you slide in on www.thissomebull.com and our YouTube Channel Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 129: The Life & Death of Alpo, Cowardly Cops & A** Whoopins

    Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 74:33

    We discuss the life and death of Alpo, The punk a** law enforcement office who stomped a mentally disabled man in Indiana, old school a** whooping's and the homie Reggie Wright Jr. checks in (talking sh*t as usual) It's one of those episodes. Have a great day and stay sucka free! Checkout our new site www.thissomebull.com This is where you can see our full episodes, plus exclusive ish Follow us on Instagram www.instagram.com/thegangsterchroniclespodcast Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 128: The Crack Generation

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 28, 2021 52:30

    We take a trip back to the eighties to re-live the crack epidemic as Steele, Eiht and James re-visit where they were in life when they first became aware of the monster that smashed hoods coast 2 coast. SUPPORT THE SHOW Follow us on Instagram @thegangsterchroniclespodcast Visit https://thissomebull.com for the latest gossip, entertainment news, hottest podcast and other bs Subscribe to our YouTube channel DigitalSoapboxNetwork Dope boy era jam of the week NWA-DOPE MAN Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 127: The Dave Mays EP: The Source founder tells all!

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 94:10

    We had Source mag founder Dave Mayes in the spot and he spoke on everything from the iconic magazines origins, the EAST/WEST beef to old business partners and his new podcast venture "Breakbeat Media" Follow us on the gram @theGangsterChroniclespodcast Youtube Digitalsoapbox Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Ep 126 OG Frog: Blood Origins

    Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 91:10

    In this episode of Gangster Chronicles we sit down with OG Frog from the Nickerson Gardens housing projects in Watts, California and discuss the origins of the red rag, touches on King Babalouie, Raymond Washington and much more. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing - The GOAT: Serena

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 2:00

    The GOAT: Serena is the second season in The GOAT series. This season looks at the remarkable career of one of the greatest of all time – tennis superstar Serena Williams. She is a record-breaking tennis champion, philanthropist, beloved friend and family-woman. The GOAT: Serena is hosted by tennis legends and Williams' close friends Zina Garrison and Chanda Rubin. Garrison and Rubin, along with other prominent figures in Serena's life, recount the triumphs and tribulations of the making of an icon. Coming August 26th from Diversion Podcasts and iHeartRadio. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing: Tha God's Honest Truth

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2021 1:09

    Lenard "Charlamagne Tha God" McKelvey cuts through the bullshit so you don't step in it. Each episode features a variety of deep dives, sketches, and social experiments that tackle social issues and pressing topics that permeate throughout politics and culture.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Hello Somebody Season 2 Trailer

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 2:14

    Hello Somebody! Senator Nina Turner is back with a powerful podcast that brings together some of her most influential and inspirational friends, as well as everyday people doing good work on behalf of social justice and human rights. The show will touch on fierce themes from perseverance to resistance, Nina and her guests will share, ignite and conspire for better. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Real Recognize Real with Sean "The Pen" Garrett

    Play Episode Listen Later Sep 9, 2021 62:32

    This week they sat with Sean Garrett better known as "The Pen" where he spoke about his new record label, finding talent, Summer Walkers new album and being able to work his way to the top while staying humble. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing: No Ceilings with Glasses Malone

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 31, 2021 0:55

    No Ceilings is hosted by rapper, Crip gang member, and social pundit Glasses Malone with assistance from his co-host Peter Bas. Every week, the two discuss people and things that are despised, loathed, and generally unliked by mainstream society. From prostitutes and white supremacists to Satanists and rapists, No Ceilings examines and attempts to diagnose those things we have labeled as Pariahs. A lifestyle and culture podcast featuring conversations with the intent to sway the pendulum on one's way of thinking. As individuals are culturally bound to experiences that result in different responses - No Ceilings tough discussions, typically from opposing sides, will break down life's interpretations. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 124: The Sammy The Bull Episode

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 26, 2021 73:34

    We sit down with former Gambino crime family underboss Salvatore "Sammy the Bull" Gravano. We talk about his thoughts on hearing John Gotti on wiretaps, the Italian Mafia's relationship with the Black community and much more. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 123: Teach Them Their Worth w/April Richie

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 19, 2021 64:46

    In this episode, we take a slight detour from the streets and sit down with author & Compton native April Ritchie to discuss her latest book "Teach them their worth". We talk about the importance of fathers in their daughters lives and how a lot of issues such as low self esteem and even promiscuous behavior come from a lack of fatherly influence. To order April's book hit this link Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 122 Sittin Fat Down South with Lil Troy

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 12, 2021 84:04

    In this episode we sit down with notorious Houston, TX rapper “Lil Troy”. We discuss his upbringing in Houston's South Park neighborhood, How he tricked Universal into signing him despite his pending prison sentence,his love for hustling and why he believes that syrup is more valuable than powder in Texas, how he discovered Scarface and how they squashed their decades long beef and much more, you gotta press play and listen! Make sure you follow us on Instagram, Facebook and all that or we socking you in the neck when we see you!@THEGANGSTERCHRONICLESPODCAST  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 121: What's Happening Now Patna?

    Play Episode Listen Later Aug 5, 2021 85:48

    In one of his only interviews, actor Samuel Monroe Jr. stops by. We talk about how his time in juvenile facilities lead to him acting, his wild and crazy times with the late Tupac Shakur, his role in the classic "Menace 2 Society", him over coming his addictions, his love for Nipsey Hussle and much more! Make sure you follow us on Instagram: @thegangsterchroniclespodcast Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 120: Laws of Distraction

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 29, 2021 71:24

    On this episode The Hood Postman Melly Mel pops in and Big James speaks on the Charles White incident. We then have an in depth convo about reactionary content and why the hood better wake up. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 119: Mr. Mixx Details how Luke passed on Scarface

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 22, 2021 63:43

    We sit down with Mr. Mixx, The South's first super producer with the infamous 2 Live crew. We talk about some of the rappers Luke missed out on, The fight they had with the US government over censorship, DJ Toomp's early years, how he saw RIck Ross go from 0 to 100 and much more. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 118: Record Company Pimps w/ Alonzo Williams

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 15, 2021 74:00

    We sit down with music industry veteran Alonzo Williams. Alonzo and MC Eiht go back 2 his beginnings to talk about the shady contract EIht signed at 17 that took his publishing and a good portion of his royalties. Alonzo then talks about Jerry Heller and how we robbed Ruthless records for years. You gotta hear this! To watch full video episodes of this show, go check out Pod TV Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 117: Geto Boys Chronicles

    Play Episode Listen Later Jul 1, 2021 96:21

    THe Gangster Chronicles were joined by Willie D and Scarface from the Geto Boys where they spoke about the building up the youth and the difference putting them in trade school versus regular college. They also speak on the difficulties of how to shape the community by having black strong leadership and the history of the group the Geto Boys. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing: The Geto Boys Reloaded

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 28, 2021 1:17

    Hip Hop legends Scarface and Willie D bring you the highly anticipated Geto Boys Reloaded Podcast. Reminiscent of their previous works as artists, they're bringing forth compelling and thought-provoking conversations highlighting music, entertainment, social issues, and awareness to name a few.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 116: No-Limit To The Hustle

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 24, 2021 69:16

    We sit down with No-Limit's Big Court to discuss his transition from hustling pounds of weed to becoming a young real estate mogul. We then chronicle how he met Master P and how his business sense rubbed off and discuss his new podcast "Holdin Court". Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 115: The Mac Minister Interview

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 17, 2021 81:34

    Mac Minister was profiled on an episode of America's Most Wanted, allegedly responsible for the murder of Anthony "Fat-Tone" Watkins in Las Vegas, Nevada, in retaliation for the murder of Bay Area hip-hop icon Mac Dre. We had the opportunity to converse with Mac Minister from the belly of the beast. We spoke on the holes in his case, how he feels certain people abandoned him after his sentence and why his spirit is as strong as ever, and the very strong possibility of him coming home. Mac also goes into great detail about his upcoming book “Nicademus The Crime Boss Of The Jungle Hood”, which is available on his Instagram page @themacminister Views and opinions expressed by this episodes guest do not necessarily reflect the views of The Gangster Chronicles Podcast, Black Effect or iHeart Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing: The What?! Hip Hop Questions, Legends + Lists

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 14, 2021 1:23

    Each week The What?! poses an unanswered, yet nagging, question discussed in hip hop circles, barbershops and street corners; and each week our hosts, Mouse and Nyla help you find the answers.  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 114: DJ BattleCat: Past Present & Future

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 10, 2021 99:40

    In this episode we have legendary producer “DJ BattleCat” on the concrete couch. We talk about his role in the classic “Bangin On Wax” , his early classic's and touch on his Rollin 60 Crip affiliation. We then speak on him and Dr. Dre's 25 year relationship.  Make sure you follow us on Instagram @thegangsterchroniclespodcast  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 113: The Big Mike Episode

    Play Episode Listen Later Jun 3, 2021 68:03

    We sit in with OG Big Mike and talk about his days with "The Convicts" and he reveals that they were almost the first group released on Death Row records. We then touch on Dr. Dre, Lord 3-2's influence and how he wound up serving a prison sentence that would put a major road block in his careers path, Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 112 Of Mice And Men

    Play Episode Listen Later May 27, 2021 93:39

    In this episode we have a conversation with the homeboy "Melle Mel The Hood Professor" and discuss what the criteria of being a solid man is and where we may have went wrong. We then have an in depth conversation with Tobin Costin, the former CEO of Master P's No Limit Records. We discuss the early days of the iconic label and how P almost wound up on Big Beat/Atlantic records. Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    Introducing: Reasonably Shady

    Play Episode Listen Later May 18, 2021 1:31

    Join two of the stars from Real Housewives of Potomac, Gizelle Bryant and Robyn Dixon, as they team up for their new podcast Reasonably Shady.  The show features conversations about being fearless women as they recount stories from their everyday lives and behind the scenes of their hit show. Topics include dating, relationships, marriage, entrepreneurs, motherhood, style, glam, current events and more! Join Gizelle and Robyn for Reasonably Shady! Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 111 Circle of Power

    Play Episode Listen Later May 14, 2021 122:05

    In this episode the GC crew discusses power and the people that will do anything to have it. We then head down South, the ATL to be exact and we tap in with the homie Big Gipp from Goodie Mob and talk about everything from the Feds infiltrating Hip Hop, to those that have sold their soul for the almighty dollar. The homie gets deep, so pay attention. On another note, we have some big plans over the next 6 months. We are looking to produce Gangster Chronicles content on the road and in the process of building our own studios. We are asking that you join us on this journey, Imagine us in Africa chopping it up with freedom fighters? paypal.me/digitalsoapboxmedia  Learn more about your ad-choices at https://www.iheartpodcastnetwork.com

    EP 110 The Maino Episode

    Play Episode Listen Later May 6, 2021 65:53

    "Once upon a time in the projects yo, I damn near had the wreck a hoe"- Ice Cube We sat down w/ Brooklyn's Maino to discuss everything from prison and his past transgressions to today's lack of hood leadership and much more. Make sure you follow us on Instagram and Facebook @thegangsterchroniclespodcast

    EP 109: Former Priority Exec Talks Jay-Z to Master P

    Play Episode Listen Later May 3, 2021 69:44

    Digging through our catalog of conversations, we ran across a convo Steele had with former Priority Records exec Ron Spaulding. They discuss Jay-Z's start at Priority, NWA, Master P's rise in the game and how he was upset they missed out on Cash Money.

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