10 Podcasts You Should Be Listening To

 Say hello to a newly reenergised way of communicating – podcasts. 2016 has seen a rise in millennials finding a new way to engage with audiences through discussing hard-hitting topics and laugh-out-loud banter. Here is a list, in no particular order, of WOA’s top-10 this year!


20Something Podcast  20Something Podcast  is a weekly series aimed to make you laugh, cry and think. Each episode Naomi invites guests to discuss a variety of topics affecting the global black community. Get involved in this cultural discussion by using #20SPodcast on Twitter. Also, visit the website http://20somethingpodcast.com/ for extra content.



  1. Mostly Lit Podcast
    • Join presenters of Mostly Lit; Alex Reads, Reckless Rai and Mr Wiltshire, in their journey to keep up with the London experience, while exploring the intersection of literature, millennial wellness and black pop-culture. Check them out weekly as they discuss key themes in a fun, playful and (sometimes shady) insightful way.
    • @mostlylit

Artistic State of Mind Podcast

Artistic State of Mind features two siblings Juliana and Stephen who spend most of their time debating and educating themselves on the modern workings of the music and the arts industry. The two go from Kanye to Steve McQueen in a banter-filled and honest way only siblings can.

Melanin Millenials Podcast

  • Melanin Millennials is hosted by Londoner’s Imrie and Satia. The ladies are 20-something, black women that care about the news and media they consume. Listen to the ladies bring hilarious Whatsapp conversations to life and they don’t hold back on serving all the tea, crumpets, shade and woke commentary.
  • @MelaninMille

  1. Adzvice Podcast
    • The Adzvice podcastis a bi-weekly, lifestyle podcast hosted by Ade (@ImAdeAkins), founder of com. Ade invites guests who are passionate about a particular topic to have an informal conversation over a meal and drinks to leave listeners with practical tips they can trust and follow.
    • @ADZVICE

  1. Not Your African Cliché Podcast
    • NYAC features four Nigerian women with interesting opinions and a shared disgust for ignorant comments about Africa. The podcast then, is a platform for these ladies re-define and to re-educate the world on the truths and cultures that make-up the beauty of Africa.
    • @NYACpodcast

  1. Black Girls Laughing Podcast
    • Black Girls Laughing features three black girls talking all things, politics, pop culture, fitness, mental floss, and how to be a Boss. Listen to Britney, Rashanda, & Bee as they #GlowUp, giggle, cackle, and roar. They are black and they love to laugh!
    • @BlkGirlsLaughin

  1. Chicken and Jollof Rice Show Podcast
    • The Chicken & Jollof Rice Show is a podcast featuring four first-generation African-Americans and their perspectives on current events, pop culture and the dichotomy of their “bi-cultural” upbringings. They take both humorous and serious slants on a bevy of topics, giving alternate perspective to the issues of the day. Also, visit the website http://www.cnjrshow.com/ for extra content.
    • @CNJRShow

  1. 3 Shots Of Tequila




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