Hip Hop Saved My Life with Romesh Ranganathan

Hip Hop Saved My Life with Romesh Ranganathan

By RangaBee Productions and Mr Box

A comedy podcast about hip hop presented by award winning comedian Romesh Ranganathan. Edited by James Torrance. Co-produced by RangaBee Productions and Mr Box (mrbox.tv)

www.romeshranganathan.co.uk/podcast

Episodes

S2 - Episode 32: Tinie

UK rap supremo Tinie (F.K.A Tinie Tempah) joins us for another lockdown episode and reveals how hip hop really did save his life.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
28/05/2052m 33s

S2 - Episode 31: James Acaster

It’s a double thumbs up this week as we’re joined by comedian James Acaster! He explains where hip hop fits into his eclectic musical tastes, picks out some absolute bangers and reveals how he ended up guesting on one of his favourite rapper's albums. For more great music chat, don’t miss his brilliant new podcast series, James Acaster’s Favourite Sounds.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
21/05/2053m 48s

S2 - Episode 30: Stephen Merchant

Our very special guest this week is comedy legend Stephen Merchant. He talks us through some of his favourite rappers, current album listens and the classic hip hop bangers he grew up with. Enjoy!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
14/05/2052m 50s

S2 - Episode 29: Tiffany Calver

It’s another great guest for you this week as we’re joined by none other than Tiffany Calver - DJ, presenter and host of The Radio 1 Rap Show!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/05/2050m 5s

S2 - Episode 28: R.A. the Rugged Man

We’ve got one hell of a show for you this week as we’re joined by one of the best rappers in the game: R.A. the Rugged Man. And after you’ve listened, make sure to check out his brand new album All My Heroes Are Dead - it's an absolute banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
30/04/2045m 17s

S2 - Episode 27: Hugo Chegwin

Man like Beats in the house! Yes that's right - music producer, actor and People Just Do Nothing star Hugo Chegwin joins Rom and Rumaj this week for another of our lockdown episodes.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
23/04/2041m 34s

S2 - Episode 26: Album Mini Ep

It's another of our mini episodes featuring a classic album recommendation from Romesh. And this time he's joined by both Rumaj and Ben Green - so it's three bangers for the price of one!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
21/04/2025m 31s

S2 - Episode 25: Jaguar Skills

It’s the 100th episode of the podcast and we could not have a better guest for the occasion - the one and only Jaguar Skills! As well as chatting about his DJ background, hip hop loves and gripes and getting to interview some absolute rap legends, he tells us all about his encyclopedic new 40-part mix project Hip Hop Time Bomb. Do not miss it.A huge thanks to all the amazing guests who’ve joined us on HHSML over the past 5 years - and all our loyal listeners of course, we couldn’t have done it without you!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
16/04/2050m 20s

S2 - Episode 24: Dynamo

Yes, that’s right - it’s an amazing new episode with superstar magician Dynamo! As well as blowing our minds with an impromptu card trick, he tells us all about discovering Snoop at school, entertaining contestants at rap battles, and his long-awaited return to performing after ill-health.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
02/04/2035m 44s

S2 - Episode 23: Lennie James

This week, British actor and screenwriter Lennie James joins Romesh on the line from Austin, Texas. As well as all the regular Hip Hop chat, he gives us the lowdown on his brand new TV series Save Me Too. Yep - it’s another banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
26/03/2047m 7s

S2 - Episode 22: Album Mini Ep

A new strand of HHSML mini episodes focusing on banging albums both old and new. For his first recommendation, Romesh chooses an absolute classic: Phrenology by The Roots.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
24/03/2019m 12s

S2 - Episode 21: Choosey

We're buzzing this week as our very special guest is LA rapper Choosey. We chat restaurants, veganism, flat-sharing, social media, Mary Poppins and oh yeah, lots about hip hop too! Make sure to check out Choosey & Exile's Black Beans album - one of our favourites of 2019.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
19/03/2047m 12s

S2 - Episode 20: Riz Ahmed

Actor, rapper, activist and all round national treasure Riz Ahmed joins Rom & Rumaj this week and introduces us to his brand new album The Long Goodbye. It’s an absolute banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
11/03/201h 3m

S2 - Episode 19: Sampa The Great

We've been looking forward to this one as this week we’re joined by rapper of the moment Sampa The Great! She chats to us about her roots, musical influences, recent awards and celebrity supporters - plus the making of her brilliant new album The Return.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
05/03/2050m 19s

S2 - Episode 18: Patrice Evra

This week we're joined by French football legend and former Manchester United star Patrice Evra - yes mate!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
27/02/2047m 39s

S2 - Episode 17: Mikill Pane

Mike's back! Four years on from appearing as one of our very first guests, UK rapper Mikill Pane returns to the HHSML studio for a catch-up. We chat about his break from making music, finding inspiration from Lupe Fiasco, 80's film nostalgia and his latest album - The Night Elm On Mare Street Part 1. It's another banger.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
20/02/2046m 45s

S2 - Episode 16: Wale

It's a packed studio this week as Romesh, Rumaj and Ben Green are joined by Washington DC rapper Wale and his long-time collaborator DJ Money. They give us the lowdown on their European tour, Wale’s latest album Wow... That's Crazy - and much, much more!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
13/02/2041m 23s

S2 - Episode 15: Judi Love

This week we're joined by comedian, presenter and megastar in the making Judi Love!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
06/02/2053m 17s

S2 - Episode 14: Harvey

We're back with a biggie - So Solid Crew's Harvey joins us for the first HHSML of 2020!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
30/01/2053m 3s

S2 - Episode 13: Murkage Dave

Ending the year on a high, singer/songwriter Murkage Dave joins Romesh and Rumaj for our last HHSML of 2019! His brand new album, a collaborative project with UK grime star Manga Saint Hilare, is out now - We Need To Look After Us.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
26/12/1945m 39s

S2 - Episode 12: DJ Premier

We're honoured to be joined by the legendary DJ Premier - one of the best guests yet!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
12/12/1939m 27s

S2 - Episode 11: Jamie Cullum

Jamie Cullum reveals how an early love of hip hop lead to his music career in jazz - and eventually came full circle through collaborations with artists like Pharrell and Roots Manuva. Plus a whole lot more chat on his favourite rappers, albums and gigs.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
28/11/1951m 20s

S2 - Episode 10: DJ Shadow

The legendary DJ Shadow joins us to chat about his amazing career and brand new double album - Our Pathetic Age. It's a banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
14/11/1950m 35s

S2 - Episode 9: Amelia Dimoldenberg

Yes mate, we’ve only gone and got Chicken Shop Date host Amelia Dimoldenberg joining us for a chat.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
04/11/1945m 3s

S2 - Episode 8: HHSML presents Jaz Kahina

For the first in a new series of special episodes showcasing some of our favourite emerging artists, we feature East London rapper Jaz Kahina. More coming soon…  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
19/10/1933m 20s

S2 - Episode 7: Kano

East London's finest, the one and only Kano, joins Rom and Rumaj to chat about his new album, upcoming tour and a whole lot more. It's a banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
02/10/1952m 8s

S2 - Episode 6: Louis Theroux

This one's a biggie - we're joined by broadcasting legend Louis Theroux.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
26/09/191h 5m

S2 - Episode 5: Michael Kiwanuka

We're joined by singer-songwriter and regular Danger Mouse collaborator Michael Kiwanuka, who explains how his early love of 70's music lead him to hip hop. We chat Tribe, Dilla, Outkast and much, much more…  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
12/09/1951m 6s

S2 - Episode 4: Serge Pizzorno

Kasabian’s Serge Pizzorno joins Romesh and Rumaj to talk about the life-long influence of hip hop on his music and new solo project THE S.L.P.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
29/08/1943m 20s

S2 - Episode 3: Little Simz

This week we're joined by one of our favourite rappers - Little Simz!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
18/07/1948m 10s

S2 - Episode 2: Dermot Kennedy

Singer-songwriter Dermot Kennedy joins Romesh and Rumaj to chat about his hip hop influences, 50 Cent, Meek Mill and working with legendary producer Mike Dean.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
04/07/1946m 13s

S2 - Episode 1: Mark Ronson

Kicking off Series 2 with a biggie - musician, DJ, songwriter and producer Mark Ronson!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
20/06/1950m 0s

Episode 74: Allan 'Seapa' Mustafa

People Just Do Nothing's MC Grindah aka Allan 'Seapa' Mustafa joins us in the HHSML studio. Hold tight!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
13/05/1951m 47s

Episode 73: HHSML LIVE with Rag'n'Bone Man

Rag’n’Bone Man joins Romesh, Rumaj and DJ Martin 2 Smoove for a live edition of the podcast at The Theatre Royal Brighton. Recorded on 13th April 2019 as part of the WAVE Podcast Festival.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
23/04/1958m 33s

Episode 72: Angie Thomas

Bestselling author Angie Thomas joins Romesh and Rumaj for a chat about her life-long love of hip hop and its influence on her latest book On The Come Up. Oh, and she’s got beef with Drake. Get listening!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
22/03/1957m 37s

Episode 71: Jamie Redknapp

This week, the one and only Jamie Redknapp joins Romesh & Rumaj in the studio. It's a banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
26/02/1947m 20s

Episode 70: Kae Kurd

Stand-up comedian and Quotas Full podcast host Kae Kurd joins Romesh and Rumaj for our first episode of 2019.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/02/1955m 36s

Episode 69: HHSML LIVE with Professor Green

For our biggest live episode yet, Romesh and Rumaj are joined on stage by the one and only Professor Green - and also get a FaceTime call from Hip Hop legend Chuck D!An HHSML Christmas special held in aid of CALM at the Indigo O2 on 19th December 2018.Big thanks to all the performers on the night - Martin 2 Smoove, Barney Artist, CASisDEAD, Professor Green, Dream Mclean and DJ Yoda.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/01/191h 8m

Episode 68: HHSML LIVE with Dirty Dike

New edition of HHSML Live with Romesh, Rumaj, DJ Yoda and special guest Dirty Dike. It's a banger!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
12/12/1856m 40s

Episode 67: Straight Outta Crawley

Bonus episode! Featuring an extract from Romesh’s new book Straight Outta Crawley. In this chapter, we hear all about his lifelong obsession with Hip Hop and also get a bit of background on how the podcast started.If you like what you hear, check out the link below to pick up a copy.https://www.waterstones.com/book/straight-outta-crawley/romesh-ranganathan/9780593078259  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
30/11/1837m 48s

Episode 66: Jimothy

North London rapper and DIY music star Jimothy joins Romesh and Rumaj to chat about making beats, fashion brands, never remembering track titles and why cats are better than dogs. Everything Is Getting Quite Exciting!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
28/11/1846m 59s

Episode 65: ExP

Ben Goodwin aka ExP from West Yorkshire rap crew Flame Griller joins Romesh in Part 2 of our special double episode for a one-on-one chat about all things Hip Hop and his latest solo album, Remarkable/Unremarkable.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
14/11/1849m 19s

Episode 64: Murs

We bring you a special double episode this week. First up, we're honoured to have an independent US Hip Hop legend join us - the one and only Murs!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
14/11/181h 5m

Episode 63: HHSML LIVE with Rodney P

This is one big episode! For our second live edition of the podcast, Romesh, Rumaj, Ben Green and DJ Martin2Smoove are joined on stage by the godfather of UK Hip Hop himself - Rodney P. Recorded on 27th September 2018 at The Moth Club in Hackney.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
31/10/181h 1m

Episode 62: Jacob Anderson

The multi-talented Jacob Anderson - aka Raleigh Ritchie - joins us to chat about his acting and music careers, Will Smith, backpacker hip hop and The College Dropout.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
17/10/1847m 32s

Episode 61: James Lavelle

This week, we're joined by Mo' Wax and UNKLE founder James Lavelle. Yes mate!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
10/10/1847m 48s

Episode 60: Jenny Bede

HHSML Ep 60 features musical comedian Jenny Bede. We discuss Nicky Minaj, Jay Z, Roseanne and Cross Stitch. It’s a banger.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
20/09/1848m 35s

Episode 59: Clara Amfo

This weeks guest, Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo, chats Tribe, Lauryn, Cardi, interviewing Jay-Z and much much more. Double R What?!  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 5s

Episode 58: Snowy Danger

Romesh and Rumaj are back! This week they're joined by the UK rapper and 'lyrical legend' Snowy Danger. Hold on tight...  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 15s

Episode 57: Mini Ep

Romesh presents a solo mini episode from his garage where he answers some of your email questions and talks about the new releases he's listening to. This episode is brought you by the new Spike Lee movie BlacKkKlansman - out in cinemas on 24th August.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1826m 43s

Episode 56: Kiell Smith-Bynoe

Actor and former grime artist Kiell Smith-Bynoe joins Romesh & Rumaj in the studio.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1843m 20s

Episode 55: Marlon Davis

Comedian Marlon Davis joins Rom and Rupert to chat Biggie, Tupac, Kanye and being introduced to some pretty tasty language thanks to NWA at the age of 7. Don't forget to send your track recommendations to: romesh88@hotmail.com @romeshranga @HHSMLpodcastAnd big thanks to the Radio Wolfgang team for studio assistance and to @Marlon_Davis for dropping by for a chat.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1853m 9s

Episode 54: Jordan Stephens

Romesh and Ru-Maj are reunited as Jordan Stephens drops by the studio for a chat about Jurassic 5, Pharoahe Monch, Eminem, appearing in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and the current disregard for lyricism in hip hop.Formerly one half of Rizzle Kicks, Jordan's releasing new music under the name Al the Native, with an album coming out soon.Romesh Recommends: Book of Ryan by Royce da 5'9". Give it a listen and thanks to everyone that's emailed in with their recommendation.Keep them coming romesh88@hotmail.com @romeshranga @HHSMLpodcastBig thanks to the Radio Wolfgang team for studio assistance and to @althenative for dropping in for a chat.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1851m 9s

Episode 53: Jamali Maddix

Comedian Jamali Maddix steps into the studio to chat about meeting and working with Sway, the Nas track that introduced him to hip hop, Wu-Tang, GZA and MF Doom. Romesh's Recommendations for this episode are: The Lost Scrolls V2 by Slum Village and Planet by Tech N9ne.Talk to us @HHSMLpodcast @romeshranga @jamalimaddix. No, really, do it mate. Keep up to date with what Jamali's up to at jamalimaddix.com/live and check out his show Hate Thy Neighbour on viceland.com  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1858m 43s

Episode 52: Sara Pascoe

Ben Green steps in for Ru-Maj this episode as Sara Pascoe joins Romesh to chat J. Cole, Cardi B and Drake.Romesh has three recommendations for this episode: Pookie Baby by Prof, Murs' A Strange Journey Into The Unimaginable and Bobby Tarantino by Logic.Talk to us @HHSMLpodcast @romeshranga @sarapascoe.Keep up to date with what Sara's up to at sarapascoe.com  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1854m 26s

Episode 51: Sarah Callaghan

Comedian and writer, Sarah Callaghan, joins Romesh and Ru-Maj to chat Kendrick Lamar's back catalogue, Drake, J Cole and Snoop Dogg.. amongst other tangents!Romesh's Recommendation for this episode is: Czarface and Doom Huge thanks to @sarahecallaghan and Radio Wolfgang for studio assistance. Keep up to date with what Sarah's up to via sarahcallaghan.com  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 43s

Episode 50: Reggie Yates

Absolutely delighted to welcome broadcaster, actor and documentary maker, Reggie Yates, to the podcast at long last. Reggie chats about growing up in a very musically eclectic household, being immediately drawn in by hip hop and its culture from a young age, Dr Dre's Aftermath and Jay Z's Reasonable Doubt. Romesh's Recommendation for this episode is: Sean Price - Imperious Rex. Check out Reggie's own podcast, Talk Stew via your podcast app and give him a follow @REGYATES. Huge thanks to Reggie for coming on and a big shout out to Radio Wolfgang for studio assistance.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1856m 46s

Episode 49: Mr B. The Gentleman Rhymer

Mr B - aka Jim Burke - chats about everything from his deep love for hip hop, his early career in Brit-pop band Collapsed Lung, the evolution of Mr B Gentleman Rhymer and his niche Chap-Hop sound to the skill of writing hip hop parodies. Find @gentlemanrhymer @RomeshRanga @rupertmajendie @HHSMLpodcast. Shout out to Radio Wolfgang for letting us use their studio for this recording.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1850m 12s

Episode 48 - HHSML LIVE with Ty

British hip hop musician, Ty, joins Romesh and Ru-maj on stage at the Moth Club in Hackney for our first ever Hip Hop Saved My Life LIVE event. In this extended episode, Ty shares the story of how a school concert and a xylophone kickstarted his love of hip hop and why playing Public Enemy to his parents as a kid became a major turning point in his life. This episode was recorded on the 8th Feb 2018. Big thanks to The Moth Club, DJ Martin 2 Smoove, DJ Yoda for his live set on the night and all you listeners that made it down to the show.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/181h 1m

Episode 47: Hip Hop Heroes - Bonus Episode!

In honour of the release of Marvel's Black Panther movie and the hotly anticipated Kendrick Lamar curated accompanying album, Romesh and Ru-maj compare notes on who they class as their heroes of hip hop. 'Black Panther: The Album - Music From and Inspired By' features music from Kendrick himself, The Weeknd, Khalid, SZA and more across its 14 tracks.Get in touch and let us know who would make the list for you @HSSMLpodcast @romeshranga @rupertmajendie.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1824m 1s

Episode 46: Doc Brown

Doc Brown steps into the studio to talk about working with Lenny Henry, blending his love and talent for rap with comedy and his all time favourite hip hop albums.Doc started out as an underground rapper on the London's rap battle scene and released his first album in a decade, Stemma, back in 2017. You can find more details at docbrown.co.ukThis episode was brought to you by the movie Black Panther, out Feb 13th in the UK. Go and see it, you won't regret it.Follow @RomeshRanga @rupertmajendie and @HHSMLpod on Twitter.And finally, big ups to Radio Wolfgang for letting us use their studio for this recording.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1855m 24s

Episode 45: Steve McNeil

Romesh and Ru-Maj are reunited at long last as actor and comedian Steve McNeil joins them to retrace his love for hip hop.   See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 43s

Episode 44: Andrew Emery

Andrew Emery is a hip hop writer and journalist. He was the contributing editor of Hip-Hop Connection and founded, edited and published Fat Lace Magazine. Last year Andrew released his new book 'Wiggaz With Attitude: My Life As A Failed White Rapper'. True to his frank and honest style, Andrew joins Romesh to chat about the artists he's had both the pleasure and displeasure to interview over his career. And shares the story about some very choice words he shared with none other than Jay-Z.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 23s

Episode 43: Tiernan Douieb

Comedian Tiernan Douieb joins Romesh for the final episode of 2017, taking us back to 1993 North London and his first introduction to hip hop. The guys discuss why there is no place for autotune in hip hop, guest verses and that distinct West Coast sound.Check out Tiernan's own satirical podcast @ParPolBro on Twitter for links.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 47s

Episode 42: Bonus Episode!

Ben Green joins Romesh for a not so festive bonus episode, where they discuss Star Wars, Christmas hip hop songs, Nas and Eminem.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1837m 30s

Episode 41: The Last Skeptik

The prolific UK music producer and DJ chats to Rom about his career to date and his deep love for a hip hop beat.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1854m 40s

Episode 40: Jensen Karp

Executive producer of 'Drop The Mic' and hip hop fanatic, Jensen Karp, joins Romesh for a chat as they discuss how he narrowly missed out on a 1 million dollar record deal with Interscope.Formerly known as the rapper Hot Karl, Jensen is also the author of the book 'Kanye West Owes Me $300'.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1852m 27s

Episode 39: Twitter Q&A

Romesh is joined by Ben Green as they answer your questions about hip hop.Tweet @RomeshRanga if you've got a question you want answered in another episode.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 30s

Episode 38: Shanthi Ranganathan

That's right, Romesh's mum is the special guest this week as Ben Green and Rom get her to review some tracks.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1849m 1s

Episode 37: Dabbla & Illa Man

UK Hip Hop legends Dabbla & Ill Man join Romesh & Ben Green (live from LA) for Episode 37 of Hip Hop Saved My Life  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 29s

Episode 36: Adam Buxton

After a brief hiatus, Romesh and Ru-Maj are back with the mighty Adam Buxton as he traces his hip hop influences back to a joyfully odd mix of Kenny Everett and Eric B. & Rakim. Adam shares stories of hanging out with Coolio and the 40 Thevz with his Dad and reviews of his classic 'Help The Police' video.Warning: You may never be able to listen to Joey Bada$$ in the same way again.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1849m 2s

Episode 35: Fliptrix

The head of High Focus Records and one quarter of The Four Owls joins Romesh and Ru-Maj to talk discovering UK Hip Hop, being inspired by Big Pun and his plans for world domination...  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 55s

Episode 34: DJ MK

DJ MK reveals how he became one of the first UK DJs to release regular mixtapes which became the catalyst for him travelling around the world, meeting Nas and touring with Roots Manuva  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1844m 48s

Episode 33: Chali 2na

The 'Verbal Herman Munster' himself steps into the studio to talk about the past and present state of hip hop  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 47s

Episode 32: Mo Gilligan

The actor and comedian covers skits, Biggie and his favourite gigs as he traces his hip hop influences  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1844m 40s

Episode 31: Mike "Miguel Mantovani" Keat from The Cuban Brothers

Mike traces his hip hop influences right back to the classic 80s movie Beat Street, and brings us up to present day  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 21s

Episode 30: Loyle Carner

Loyle Carner reveals his hip hop influences and his biggest hip hop gripe: mumble rap.  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 13s

Episode 29: Jehst

Jehst joins Romesh and Jolyon Rubinstein in the studio to talk all things hip hop  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 20s

Episode 28: Mistajam

Mistajam joins Romesh to chat about being on tour with Brand Nubian and the far reaching influences of hip hop  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1850m 16s

Episode 27: Ocean Wisdom

Ocean Wisdom joins Romesh in the studio to talk about his hip hop influences, killer hooks and his debut album Chaos 93'  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1840m 17s

Episode 26: Asim Chaudhry

Actor and writer Asim Chaudhry joins Romesh to chat about everything from his favourite hip hop album to Michael Jackson gifs  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 16s

Episode 25: Robert Popper

Comedy producer Robert Popper aka 'Bobby P' joins Romesh to chat all things hip hop this week#hiphopsavedmylife #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 20s

Episode 24: DJ Yoda

DJ Yoda joins Romesh for Episode 24 of Hip Hop Saved My Life#romeshranganathan #djyoda #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1850m 23s

Episode 23: The Four Owls

Hip hop group The Four Owls join Romesh for this week's episode#hiphopsavedmylife #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1836m 41s

Episode 22: Jolyon Rubinstein

Actor, writer & producer Jolyon Rubinstein joins Romesh for this week's episode of Hip Hop Saved my Life#romeshranganathan #jolyonrubinstein #hiphoppodcast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1844m 2s

BONUS Live episode: Edith Bowman

Radio presenter Edith Bowman joins Romesh to chat all things hip hop in a live episode of Hip Hop Saved My Life  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1818m 58s

Episode 21: Friction

Drum and bass legend Friction joins Romesh for this week's episode of Hip Hop Saved My Life#romeshranganathan #friction #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 58s

Episode 20: Frankie Boyle

Frankie Boyle joins Romesh to chat all things hip hop on this week's episode#romeshranganathan #frankieboyle #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1849m 24s

Episode 19: Fergus Craig

Comedian Fergus Craig joins Romesh for Episode 19 of Hip Hop Saved My Life#romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #ferguscraig #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 22s

Episode 18: Tom Lucy

Comedian Tom Lucy joins Romesh to talk all things hip hop#romeshranganathan #tomlucy #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 40s

Episode 17: Curtis Davies

Hull City footballer Curtis Davies joins Romesh for Episode 17#romeshranganathan #curtisdavies #hiphoppodcast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 29s

Episode 16: Inel Tomlinson

Comedian Inel Tomlinson joins Romesh for Episode 16 of Hip Hop Saved My Life. Actor, comedian and writer Inel is best known for being one half of 'Johnny and Inel', the UK’s first black comedy double act.#romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast #ineltomlinson  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1847m 12s

Episode 15: Example

Example joins Romesh in this week's episode to chat about his career, inspirations, and favourite hip hop tracks#example #romeshranganathan #hiphoppdocast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1848m 23s

Episode 14: Josh Cole

Josh Cole, promoter and producer, chats to Romesh in this week's episode#hiphopsavedmylife #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast #joshcole  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 45s

Episode 13: Tom Davis

Tom Davis, comedian and actor, joins Romesh for Episode 13#hiphopsavedmylife #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast #tomdavis  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 34s

Episode 12: Afrika Baby Bam

Bam from the iconic Jungle Brothers joins Romesh this week to talk all things hip hop#romeshranganathan #hiphop #Bam #JungleBrothers  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/181h 1m

Episode 11: Nihal Arthanayake

Nihal, BBC presenter and broadcaster tells Romesh about his journey into hip hop#nihal #romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1853m 21s

Episode 10: Nathan Caton

Comedian Nathan Caton joins Romesh for this week's episode of Hip Hop Saved My Life#nathancaton #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 46s

Episode 9: Izzie Gibbs

MC Izzie Gibbs joins Romesh for Episode 9 of Hip Hop Saved My Life#izziegibbs #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 28s

Episode 8: Katherine Ryan

Comedian Katherine Ryan tells Romesh about her favourite hip hop lyrics in this week's episode#katherineryan #romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 14s

Episode 7: Scroobius Pip

Scroobius Pip, spoken word artist and podcaster, joins Romesh for this week's episode#scroobiuspip #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1855m 48s

Episode 6: Suzi Ruffell

Comedian Suzi Ruffell, official tour support of Romesh, guests on this week's episode#suziruffell #romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 9s

Episode 5: Charlie Baker

Comedian Charlie Baker guests on this week's episode of Hip Hop Saved My Life with Romesh Ranganathan#charliebaker #romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1839m 48s

Episode 4: Mikill Pane

Rapper Mikill Pane joins Romesh for this week's episode#mikillpane #romeshranganathan #hiphopsavedmylife #hiphoppodcast  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 16s

Episode 3: Dane Baptiste

Dane Baptiste, comedian and writer, joins Romesh to discuss his hip hop influences and his favourite hip hop album #danebaptiste #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1845m 46s

Episode 2: Joe Jacobs

Joe Jacobs, comedian, writer and rapper chats to Romesh in Episode 2 of Hip Hop Saved My Life#joejacobs #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 32s

Episode 1: Mark Smith

Mark Smith, comedian and writer, joins Romesh for Episode 1 of Hip Hop Saved My Life#marksmith #romeshranganathan #hiphoppodcast #hiphopsavedmylife  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
07/09/1846m 28s
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