Word is Bond Rap Radio

If you would like to submit music to be played on the show, please email 320 kbps MP3 files to wibrapradio@bell.net. Send full albums, EPs, or single tracks. Please do not send streaming links. And keep in mind the type of music we play. Do not send trap music or anything with heavy auto-tune use. Thank you.

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Isaiah Rashad Ticket Giveaway (WIB Rap Radio #519)

I had another pair of tickets to giveaway this week on the show, but you missed it if you weren’t listening live. One lucky listener won a pair of tickets to go see Isaiah Rashad at London Musical Hall this…

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Word is Bond Rap Radio is Good for the Soul

Still recovering from my hard drive failure last week. I was able to get lots of great new music for you this week as well as scoop up a few of the albums I’d lost in the crash. Fingers crossed…

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Word Is Bond #517 – Conway Giveaway

Conway the Machine is coming to London Music Hall on Friday May 6th and you can win a pair of tickets to the show. Just listen and tell me one of the Conway tracks featured.

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O’Mega Red Making Boss Moves (WIB #516)

O’Mega Red calls in to the program to talk about his new music, how learning to play an instrument when he was 8 years old has informed the music he does now, and how you can make your own Boss…

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Lyrics Born is a Mobile Homie (WIB Rap Radio #515)

Lyrics Born has been steadily dropping great records since the 1990s. His latest project was a product of the global pandemic and we get into how it happened and why it will only just be the start of a new…

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J. Rawls on Word is Bond Rap Radio

This week we have friend of the program, J Rawls, joining us once again. It is always a pleasure having him on the program. Make sure you go cop his instrumental album #jazzhop. Chase March & Strange Breed – Word…

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Word is Bond Rap Radio #513 – Everybody Love

Episode 513 of Word is Bond Rap Radio features a special tribute to Taylor Hawkins, the drummer of Foo Fighters who passed away last week. I also touch on the Oscars controversy and spin lots of great music. Chase March…

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Episode #512 – Just No!

I titled this episode of Word is Bond Rap Radio after I threw down the mix. I hadn’t planned to close off the show with a bunch of tracks with “No” in the title. If I had, I would have…

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DJ LRNJAY Guest Mix for WIHH12

DJ LRNJAY is an open format DJ hailing from Detroit. She blessed us with an hour long mix for our annual Women in Hip Hop Spectacular. This was our 12th annual celebration of International Women’s Day and we served up…

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DJ Res and Women in Hip Hop of 1983

DJ Res kicks off the show this week with a salute to the Queens of Hip Hop.  I follow that up with an in-depth look at the year 1983 and all of the female voices you could hear on the…

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