Is Nicki Minaj Retiring?, Post Malone Album Review, Hip-Hop Most Critical Genre? | Everyday Struggle

  • Published: 09 September 2019
  • On Monday’s (Sept. 9) episode of #EverydayStruggle, Nadeska, Wayno and DJ Akademiks kick off the show discussing Nicki Minaj’s shocking retirement announcement from last week. The crew then weighs in on whether or not they believe Nicki will actually retire, or just take break from the scene. Soon after, the EDS squad comments on Lil Tecca’s early retirement plans from music, and discuss what could possibly be the reason for Tecca wanting to give up music already. Later in the show, the crew share their thoughts on Post Malone’s third studio album ‘Hollywood’s Bleeding’ in their ‘The Review’ segment. Afterwards, DJ Akademiks runs through the upcoming first week sales numbers for Post Malone’s latest project, Lil Tecca’s debut album ‘We Love You Tecca,’ Young Thug’s ‘So Much Fun,’ Chris Brown’s ‘Indigo’ and Travis Scott’s ‘Astroworld.’ To close out the show, the EDS trio answers a fan question about why hip-hop is so critical within the genre, in comparison to other genres of music.

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  • Kwun Roper
    Kwun Roper  1 days back

    Man they need a team of hosts that rotate, we need younger fresh faces. 25 and under. Wayno just now coming around to thug is inexcusable. I’m just tired of their played out opinions, fucking over it.

    • T M
      T M  1 days back

      Metal fans hella trash bands they don’t like

      • John MoyaSODMG
        John MoyaSODMG  4 days back

        Does wayno have eyeballs ??

        • J. Lew
          J. Lew  5 days back

          Post makes dope songs??? Wow!

          • HenronTv !
            HenronTv !  7 days back

            I pray to whoever in the sky that she fukin retires.

            • Icekilla3hunna
              Icekilla3hunna  7 days back

              Lil wayne is the best rapper alive

              • Icekilla3hunna
                Icekilla3hunna  7 days back

                Who is tecco

                • Icekilla3hunna
                  Icekilla3hunna  7 days back

                  Post Malone is the shit in my opinion love his music

                  • Real Lifer
                    Real Lifer  1 weeks back

                    Forgot this show existed. I'm headed to watch SOTC

                    • Jason Jones
                      Jason Jones  1 weeks back

                      This chipmunk is annoying af you’re lucky she didn’t gas y’all during the motorsport era, she let y’all tear her down & create your OWN narrative. We have seen the warmer side of Nicki dumbass you just don’t give it a chance, watch her documentary!!!

                      • Lawrence Spėllman
                        Lawrence Spėllman  1 weeks back

                        Anyone who thinks she is really retiring is tripping. she is just pressed that she ain’t the only female rapper no more simple as that. And this is coming from a fan of hers that knew her before she blew up.

                        • Johni Anthony
                          Johni Anthony  1 weeks back

                          Ak annoys tf out of me.

                        • 2300 Slatt
                          2300 Slatt  1 weeks back

                          *Nicki Minaj:* Hey Everyone, I’m retiring!
                          *Everyday Struggle:* Is Nicki Minaj retiring? 🤔

                          • A ill
                            A ill  1 weeks back

                            Genre.. why does it matter what genre it’s music i like rnb how I like hip hop/rap .. it’s music I’m a fan of music the art not the genre ak be tryna play these ethnicity games with post been doing it just appreciate the music and forget the genre conversation

                            • Diego Rios
                              Diego Rios  1 weeks back

                              Ak sounds bitter

                              • nxri
                                nxri  1 weeks back

                                why tf would Americans want to move to LONDON of all places pfft majority of it is trash, and platforms isn't as big as American... weird

                                • Couleur Bloc Ave
                                  Couleur Bloc Ave  1 weeks back

                                  White Rap is always going to sell, the whites spend the 2nd most on their artist behind Asian culture support Asian artist

                                  • MrSoulshock44
                                    MrSoulshock44  1 weeks back

                                    You know what? Everything that is happening to nicki is nothing but karma for how she treated people throughout her career. Especially lil kim. this is why i don't feel one bit sorry for her.

                                    • BodyBag Entertainment
                                      BodyBag Entertainment  1 weeks back

                                      Niggas in the comments forget this is a debate show.

                                      • Steezart
                                        Steezart  1 weeks back

                                        16:50 CHILL

                                        • Seven String
                                          Seven String  1 weeks back

                                          sorry wayno 90 hip hop gen never dissed krs/ LL/ DA LA /RAKIM GETO BOYS /THE QUEEN/ BEASTY BOYS

                                          • Seven String
                                            Seven String  1 weeks back

                                            come on ak taylor swift got booted by the best band in the world TOOL what they droped it on spotify wich the never do an lead singer was on joe rogan p cast an droped it live so dope

                                            • Seven String
                                              Seven String  1 weeks back

                                              i feel like people who say pause after saying some thing that sounds gay or taking the wrong way spend alot of time thinking about what sounds gay very defensive

                                              • DJ Massive
                                                DJ Massive  1 weeks back

                                                Travis scott Doc. insane shit bro. check it out fire.

                                                • RAPID 24
                                                  RAPID 24  1 weeks back

                                                  Just an act to return an sell more records like jay-z did.

                                                  • Audrey Durham
                                                    Audrey Durham  1 weeks back

                                                    I don't consider Cardi as being the top female out right now.... I think it's too many females that has shine now!

                                                    • Old Head
                                                      Old Head  1 weeks back


                                                      • Manic B
                                                        Manic B  1 weeks back

                                                        "I got sneakers older than this nigga"

                                                        • Mitchey Mak
                                                          Mitchey Mak  1 weeks back

                                                          LA hates DJ Akademiks too... Alvin the Chipmunk head ass

                                                          • Najae Rogerd
                                                            Najae Rogerd  1 weeks back

                                                            Bro nicki is not receiving radio play which counts half for billboard. That’s song still song more pure sales then any female lead record they put out

                                                            • Nick Granger
                                                              Nick Granger  1 weeks back

                                                              Personally BeerBongs and Bentleys as well as The new third album are both amazing. I think Post Malone is STILL Hip Hop. Cuz honestly while the community spits on his name TO THIS DAY, hes not too accepted in Pop or any other genre more Hip Hop fans I encounter of the hundreds I see in my IG feed listen to stuff like Future Migos Eminem Dababy And Logic as well as Post. Where else would Post Malone go if Hip Hop gave him the boot. and Honestly why does AK go discussing "Hollywood's Bleeding" like this wasnt Post's mission. He straight up said he wanted to stretch the genre so far that people who ain't fans of hip hop and rap and dont listen to it, DO listen to it.

                                                              • Nick Taylor
                                                                Nick Taylor  1 weeks back

                                                                Stoney is the best Post album.

                                                                • Marcus H
                                                                  Marcus H  1 weeks back

                                                                  2:08 “WHAT!?” lol

                                                                  • king Carter
                                                                    king Carter  1 weeks back

                                                                    nicki been talking about writing her own raps since her first mixtapes. 🤦🏽‍♀️ please do your research.

                                                                    • Martin Horta
                                                                      Martin Horta  1 weeks back

                                                                      Alvin is such a hater 😂😂😂

                                                                      • Norman Powers
                                                                        Norman Powers  1 weeks back

                                                                        they needa stop boosting chris brown on their platform, he a DIRTY dude.

                                                                        • Blindeye tuber ➊
                                                                          Blindeye tuber ➊  1 weeks back

                                                                          Illuminati came for Chris brown he not dirty. Rihanna dirt she Illuminati supprted slaveplay.

                                                                      • William Kennedy
                                                                        William Kennedy  1 weeks back

                                                                        He gospel raps now

                                                                      • I L
                                                                        I L  1 weeks back

                                                                        these clowns talking about NICKI AGAIN?
                                                                        bruh.............. who cares...........

                                                                        • Moving Forward
                                                                          Moving Forward  1 weeks back

                                                                          AK SPEAKING FACTS 💯💯💯

                                                                          • Kevin Ortega-Rojas
                                                                            Kevin Ortega-Rojas  1 weeks back

                                                                            Bruh ... were all over the Nicki music lol I can write a Nicki verse for you “I’m the queen, y’all bitches is my sons, I’m the GOAT ... uh” 😂😭 girl we get it. she is soooooo tired

                                                                            • Kevin Ortega-Rojas
                                                                              Kevin Ortega-Rojas  1 weeks back

                                                                              LA is sooooo shallow

                                                                              • Dre Balenciaga
                                                                                Dre Balenciaga  1 weeks back

                                                                                Female hip hop all of sudden has so many talented females doing they thang and than boom Nicki retires. I honestly think she was so comfortable having no competition and having it easy this whole time that now she’s finding it harder to keep up plus she’s getting older.

                                                                                • Drastic Measures Sos
                                                                                  Drastic Measures Sos  1 weeks back

                                                                                  Yo ak u a hole ho
                                                                                  u the only 1happy she ain't rapping no more fucknn goffy ..i hope she have young money niggaz fuck u up boyy

                                                                                  • qwan84
                                                                                    qwan84  1 weeks back

                                                                                    I'm here for the reason why Nicki want this fat nigga snuffed and then yall can have this shit show back. I'm shocked this shit still going though.

                                                                                    • Eric Bell
                                                                                      Eric Bell  1 weeks back

                                                                                      15:40 = dead horse. channel = changed. Not a Barb... but i'm hard pressed to find a truly*** ass verse. Nas at a bag a dicks for years... he's still God Body. Ya'll got me dick eatin in my mind... do we really give a f*ck this much?

                                                                                      • Eric Bell
                                                                                        Eric Bell  1 weeks back

                                                                                        Nikki retirement = Hov' play... genius... don't blow the lid off it... "...let that B!tch breath..."

                                                                                        • Ariel Luna
                                                                                          Ariel Luna  1 weeks back

                                                                                          Watch the beats1 interview if you want the actual thoughts from post about the album

                                                                                          • 4thquarterSuccess
                                                                                            4thquarterSuccess  1 weeks back

                                                                                            I don't think people are tired of Nicki rap are with her speaking on issue. That's just me personally.. I just think this is getting ready to take on something else I thought she was big in rap she about to be really big in media