Friday, 9 September 2016
Recap On Too Much Talk Episode 4: The Afro Wave
It was the fourth episode of Too Much Talk and NK's sister finally got married so she was unavoidably absent. The Talkatives gave a shouts out to the married couple as they also apologized for not being able to attend the wedding due to the recording schedule.
Dipo and Bash started off the episode talking about weddings, the stigma of weddings, crashed marriages and the many pressures from the society concerning marriages. This led to Dipo talking about love and sharing a very important lesson his father shared with him concerning love, marriages and relationships.
The Talkatives went ahead to talk about the VMA's and the interesting highlights at the event. Drake, Rihanna, Beyonce, Chance The Rapper, Kanye West and Tiwa Savage were all at the event and The Talkatives discussed this and other international acts visiting Nigeria.
International acts visiting Nigeria that were discussed included Jidenna and Mark Zuckerberg. They talked about Jidenna, his appearances and show in Nigeria. The discussed at length, the Afro wave and the impact Fela's Afro Beat has on the sound of the new generation of Africans all over the world. The also compared music of the old generation to recent music.
The Talkatives discussed Mark Zuckerberg in relation to his investments, research and food in Nigeria. They also discussed the impact his visit had on social media concerning the twitter fights that went down between Nigerians and Kenyans on the platform. They also discussed at length the impact and growth of technology industry and concluded the episode on the note that it is an awesome time to be alive.
Listen to Too Much Talk Episode 4 here