Brotha Speak's Posts (17)

Brotha Speak Show 80


 

 

Time to pull out your notebooks because class is in session! In this Brothaspeak Podcast 80th episode, we decide to educate those marketing novice and business owners on what it means to BRAND yourself. We talk to LEMON BRANDS owner and branding expert, Melvin Browne, to talk about the correct ways to brand your business and yourself, top mistakes entrepreneurs make, and much more.

Melvine Browne

Managing Director of Lemon Brands with over 8 years of professional experience in merchandising, management, and sales in diverse apparel markets with a solid skill set covering account management, clients relations, brand development, and social media strategy.

Lemon Brands

A Boutique Creative Agency that Cultivates Brands & Products through Strategic Branding, Interactive Marketing, Social Media, Graphic Design & More!

 

NEW YORK CITY OFFICE
1460 BROADWAY, 7TH FLOOR
NEW YORK, NEW YORK 10036

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OFFICE: (646) 717-1575

Website: www.lemonbrands.com

Instgram: @lemonbrands

Facebook: @Lemonbrands

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Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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Brotha Speak Show 79

 

 Artwork for NOIR MALE: Chocolate bars & sexy dreams. Ep. #79

 

 

In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode #79, 30-year adult gay film director Chi Chi LaRue discusses NOIR MALE, a new website that breaks free from the stereotypes and conventions of typical interracial gay porn. Blending classic elegance with modern style, Noir Male showcases black men as they deserve to be seen – sensual, sexual and unapologetically fine.

Highlights

  • Noir Male
  • How the project came about
  • The mission
  • The models
  • Reception 
  • Tag line

Chi Chi LaRue

Trendsetter and a 30-year gay adult film director who has received numerous awards and had worked with the who's who in the industry. 

Website: https://www.chichilarue.com/

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NOIR MALE

a new website that breaks free from the stereotypes and conventions of typical interracial gay porn. Blending classic elegance with modern style, Noir Male showcases black men as they deserve to be seen – sensual, sexual and unapologetically fine.

Website: https://www.noirmale.com/en

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Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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Brotha Speak Show 78

 

In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode 78, we speak to State Representative Shevrin D. Jones. In this conversation we talk about the current political environment, what it means to be progressive, the job of a state representative, LGBTQ issues, and more.

Shevrin D. Jones

Shevrin Jones, a Democratic member of the Florida House of Representatives, representing the 101st District, which includes southeastern Broward County. First elected in 2012, served as the Democratic Deputy Whip from 2014-2016, and again from 2016-2018.

Email: Shevrin.Jones@myfloridahouse.gov

IG: @shevrinjones

Twitter: @shevrinjones

 

Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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Brotha Speak Show 77


Who you BUCKING with?! Show 77

 


In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode #77 we speak to famed choreographer &; director Jamal Sims about his documentary WHEN THE BEAT DROPS, which is a bold and energetic documentary exploring "bucking," a dance subculture popular within the black LGBTQ community in the South.   

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Brotha Speak Show 75

God ain't call me fag - Interview with author John Collins. Show 75


In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode #75 we speak with author John Collins talking about his book, God ain't call me Fag. In this interview John conveys his experience in discovering his truth, while in the process relearning and maintaining his relationship with god.  

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Brotha Speak Show 73

Brothaspeak Podcast Episode #73 talks with guest Sarah Toce, LGBTQNation writer, to discuss the new initiative to allow adoption agencies to LEGALLY discriminate against LGBTQ parents. 

 

Sarah Toce

Sarah currently serves on the boards of the Society of Professional Journalists - Washington Chapter (spjwash), GALECA -The LGBTQ Entertainment Critics Association, writer for LGBTQNation, and is the founder of The Seattle Lesbian and Seattle Women's Pride.

www.sarahtoce.com

Facebook - @RealSarahToce

Twitter - @SarahToce

IG - @sarahtoce

Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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Brotha Speak Show 74

In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode #74 we talk to Darnell Moore to discuss his new book, No Ashes in the Fire. In this interview we dive into his creative process, Camden, book tour, and more. 

Darnell Moore

Darnell L. Moore is an writer and activist whose work is informed by anti-racist, feminist, queer of color, and anti-colonial thought and advocacy.

TWITTER - @Moore_Darnell

IG - @mooredarnell

FACEBOOK - https://www.facebook.com/mooredarnell

No Ashes in the Fire - Book

The book is a brave and beautifully written memoir discussing the survival story of navigating childhood during the height of the AIDS and crack epidemics, searching for intimacy and love as a young gay man, and ultimately finding a calling fighting for justice and liberation in the Black Lives Matter and LGBTQ movements.

Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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Brotha Speak Show 72

PRIDE MONTH: What's the current state of Pride events? Ep. 72


 

In our Brothaspeak Podcast episode #72, we interview the president of Black Equity, Inc., Mr. Earl Fowlkes, Jr. to discuss the current state of black lgbt pride events across america and abroad. In this conversation we try to answer all the questions and the future of pride events. 

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Brotha Speak Show 62

OUT: The Saga - An LGBTQ Thriller. Ep. 62

A groundbreaking new LGBTQ web series, Out: A Saga, a suspense-thriller crime drama. The series follows an aspiring drag performer who becomes a target in a crime spree that tears the community apart. Friends become enemies and enemies become friends because in this universe nothing is as it appears to be. Directed and edited by Perdell Richardson, an innovative and award-winning creator, director, producer and editor. 
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Brotha Speak Show 61

 

Who is Erica B?

In the 61st Brothaspeak Podcast episode, we talk to LGBT indie artist, Erica B. This Indie Hip Hop artist with an Hypnotic R&B Flow has been in the music scene going towards 10 years and she shows no signs of stopping. In her first interview she opens up about her journey, sound, and her life.  

Erica B. - Social Media

Twitter - 1ericab
 
IG - 1.erica.b
 
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Soundcloud - thevisionaryeb
 
Brothaspeak Podcast
 

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Brothaspeak Podcast where we discuss black LGBT issues and topics with humor, honesty, & info

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BrothaSpeak Show 70

Show 70

True Stories of a Gay Black Swimmer - Interview with Jeff Commings. Ep. 70

In this Brothaspeak Podcast 70th episode we explore the life of Jeff Commings, an accomplished black gay swimmer who candidly  discusses the ups and downs of being in the closet, how it affected his career, rising back, and the state of being LGBT within major sports.

Jeff Commings

Twitter: @jeffswim

Career Outline: https://www.usms.org/people/0310T

Amazon: CLICK HERE

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BrothaSpeak Show 69

 

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Brothaspeak Podcast episode #69 speaks to Lester Matthews aka Newnue. Newnue aka Lester Matthews started as a video blogger with a series as he traveled around America documenting Pride events and community forums providing entertaining content while spreading awareness. Now Newnue continues to give his fans the videos they want to see as he introduced his online reality-TV series “The Circle,” "Sex Tales", "The Gay Bachelor"and more! Listen as we speak to the next Todrick Hall of ratchet youtube.

Lester Matthews aka "Newnue"

IG: @yoboinewnue

Twitter: @YoBoiNewnue

Youtube: Youtube.com/YoBoiNewnue

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Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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BrothaSpeak Show 68

 

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In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode #68, we explore a dating app called RUMPUR. This app was created for men of color and the ones who love them. Listen as we spoke to the Founder & CEO of RUMPUR, Mr. Garfield Wright.

RUMPUR

This app was made for the men of color and the ones who love them. Free and clear of racism.

IG: rumpur_app

Brothaspeak Podcast

Brothaspeak Podcast where we interview the innovative, the daring, and the bold while providing informative topics for the black lgbt.

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Brotha Speak Shows 63 - 67

 

Brotha Speak Show 63

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In this BSP episode, Fly Young Red tells it like it is with no holds barred! FYR talks about everything from his start in the industry, his life being threatened, how the LGBTQ community accepted him, and all the life lessons he learned in the process.

Fly Young Red

Fly Young Red is an hip hop artist who gained notoriety due to his controversial song "Throw That Boy Pussy".


Brotha Speak Show 64
Title: Start giving a damn! Conversations with Duvalier Malone.

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In our 64th Brothaspeak Podcast episode, we converse with Political Columnist, activist, speaker, and author Mr. Duvalier Malone about the process of giving a damn.

Duvalier Malone

Political Columnist
Political Researcher
Consultant
Community Activist
Motivational Speaker

Email: Duvalierscheduler@gmail.com

Contact: (202) 810-9761


Brotha Speak Show 65
Title: The unspoken truth of Africa: An interview with Marc Epprecht.

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In this 65th episode, Brothaspeak Podcast explores the homosexual history within Africa. We discuss this topic with award winning historian Marc Epprecht.

MARC EPPRECHT

Marc Epprecht is a professor in the Department of Global Development Studies at Queen's University, Canada. He has consulted and published extensively on the history of gender and sexuality in Africa, including Hungochani: The History of a Dissident Sexuality in Southern Africa (winner of the 2006 Joel Gregory Prize from the Canadian Association of African Studies) and Heterosexual Africa? The History of an Idea from the Age of Exploration to the Age of AIDS (finalist for the 2009 Mel Herskovits prize from the African Studies Association).

He recently received the Desmond Tutu Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Study of Sexuality in Africa from the International Resource Network-Africa. Marc holds his PhD in history from Dalhousie University, and has also taught at the University of Zimbabwe.


Brotha Speak Show 66
Title: VIDA , brand new latinx series presented by Starz Network.

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In this special Brothaspeak Podcast #66, we decided expand our horizons a bit to present our first people of color (POC) episode for a brand new drama series premiering 5/6/2018 on the Starz Network called VIDA. VIDA follows the life of two Mexican-American sisters, Emma and Lyn, from the Eastside of Los Angeles who couldn't be more different or distanced from each other. Circumstances force them to return to their old neighborhood, where they are confronted by the past and shocking truth about their mother's identity. ​


Brotha Speak Show 67
TITLE: Lake Winfield: A love story that defines the meaning of 'Ride or Die'.

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In the Brothaspeak podcast episode #67 we interview Jared Walker (Director), Lazarus tate (Actor), and Tiffany Luke (Art Director) about this forbidden love story that truly defines the meaning of ride or die.

LAKE WINFIELD

About a love story set in the 1860s where interracial relations were seen as forbidden, especially between a slave and the slave master's son.

 

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Brotha Speak Shows 57, 58, and 59

EPRN Premier Episode

Sampson McCormick Interview

In this Brothaspeak Podcast episode (#56) we interview pioneer LGBTQ Stand-up comedian, Sampson McCormick, who has been named "One of the Funniest LGBT Comics" by OUT.com and Buzzfeed and has appeared on MTV, BET, OWN, & VICELAND.
 
 
Interview featuring Richard & Charles, Co-Owners of Lambda Vodka, discuss the birth of a business, how it all got started, and the journey as a couple.
 
 
In this episode, we speak to Lamont Pierrè about his career, his production company, and his work. Lamont does not fall short of honesty and what he thinks about about the community, his legacy, and the future.
 
we learn Who's your Daddy? The term, the misuse, misunderstanding of the title, where it came from, and learn of an organization where can it be used in a highly regarded manner - ONYX DEEP SOUTH.
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