Charlamagne Tha God is famously known as the co-host of the popular radio show The Breakfast Club. This buzzing morning show centers around black entertainment and hip-hop today. Known for his unapologetic truth, Charlamagne focuses on controversial and politically charged allegations within and surrounding the black community and black artists. In a recent interview, Charlamagne discusses Tomi Lahren, Donald Trump, and opens up about his ability to sit with anyone, regardless of political stance, and have an elevated conversation about what’s going on in America today.
It’s apparent that society today is divided between republican, democrat, liberal, conservative, and so on and so forth. Everything is so politically driven and it’s hard for people to sit down with those who have opposite views and have a meaningful conversation about it. In light of this, Charlamagne Tha God strives to create a platform where people can come and share their opinionated views and possibly learn something. In this interview, he explains that even though he may disagree with someone like Tomi Lahren on certain things, he is willing to have a discussion with her to understand why she says and does the things she does. Charlamagne urges people to not be so quick to judge but to actually listen to the things people say; try seeing the story from their eyes.
Furthermore, Charlamagne Tha God also calls artists to use the platform that they’ve been given to raise awareness on social issues in a way that has a meaningful impact on their audiences. In the interview he references to Adele and Beyonce at the Grammys. In doing so, he also brings light on popular African American artists who have yet to receive a Grammy and expresses that maybe the committee should take a look at themselves and see if maybe there’s something they should be doing differently. Go Here for related Information.
Charlamagne goes on to talk about women in politics and media and how African American women can take that same energy that’s channeled towards hate and redirect it to shed light on issues in the community. He wraps it up with talking about Hillary Clinton and the devastation he felt when she lost the election. To read this intriguing interview please click on the link below.