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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  • J. Lew
    J. Lew  24 hours back

    Post makes dope songs??? Wow!

    • HenronTv !
      HenronTv !  3 days back

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

      • Icekilla3hunna
        Icekilla3hunna  3 days back

        Lil wayne is the best rapper alive

        • Icekilla3hunna
          Icekilla3hunna  3 days back

          Who is tecco

          • Icekilla3hunna
            Icekilla3hunna  3 days back

            Post Malone is the shit in my opinion love his music

            • Real Lifer
              Real Lifer  3 days back

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

              • Jason Jones
                Jason Jones  4 days 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  4 days 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  4 days back

                    Ak annoys tf out of me.

                  • 2300 Slatt
                    2300 Slatt  5 days back

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

                    • A ill
                      A ill  5 days 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 Rioe
                        Diego Rioe  5 days back

                        Ak sounds bitter

                        • nxri
                          nxri  5 days 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  5 days 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  5 days 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  5 days back

                                Niggas in the comments forget this is a debate show.

                                • Steezart
                                  Steezart  5 days back

                                  16:50 CHILL

                                  • Seven String
                                    Seven String  5 days back

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

                                    • Seven String
                                      Seven String  5 days 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  5 days 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  6 days back

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

                                          • RAPID 24
                                            RAPID 24  6 days back

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

                                            • Audrey Durham
                                              Audrey Durham  6 days 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  6 days back


                                                • Manic B
                                                  Manic B  6 days back

                                                  "I got sneakers older than this nigga"

                                                  • Mitchey Mak
                                                    Mitchey Mak  6 days back

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

                                                    • Najae Rogerd
                                                      Najae Rogerd  6 days 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  6 days 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  6 days back

                                                          Stoney is the best Post album.

                                                          • Marcus H
                                                            Marcus H  6 days back

                                                            2:08 “WHAT!?” lol

                                                            • king Carter
                                                              king Carter  6 days back

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

                                                              • Martin Horta
                                                                Martin Horta  6 days back

                                                                Alvin is such a hater 😂😂😂

                                                                • Norman Powers
                                                                  Norman Powers  6 days back

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

                                                                  • Blindeye tuber ➊
                                                                    Blindeye tuber ➊  6 days back

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

                                                                • William Kennedy
                                                                  William Kennedy  6 days back

                                                                  He gospel raps now

                                                                • I L
                                                                  I L  6 days back

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

                                                                  • Moving Forward
                                                                    Moving Forward  6 days back

                                                                    AK SPEAKING FACTS 💯💯💯

                                                                    • Kevin Ortega-Rojas
                                                                      Kevin Ortega-Rojas  6 days 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  6 days back

                                                                        LA is sooooo shallow

                                                                        • Dre Balenciaga
                                                                          Dre Balenciaga  6 days 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  6 days 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  6 days 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  6 days 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  6 days back

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

                                                                                  • Ariel Luna
                                                                                    Ariel Luna  6 days back

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

                                                                                    • 4thquarterSuccess
                                                                                      4thquarterSuccess  6 days 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

                                                                                      • Black Zona
                                                                                        Black Zona  6 days back

                                                                                        I got sneakers older than this nigga 😂😂😂😭

                                                                                        • logic is biracial
                                                                                          logic is biracial  6 days back

                                                                                          literally fucking no one:
                                                                                          not a single goddamn soul:

                                                                                          wayno: *long live hip-hop*

                                                                                          • EL DEE
                                                                                            EL DEE  6 days back

                                                                                            that young thug shit is asshole just like he likes