In the season 9 premiere, the hosts dive into a hype episode centered around the power of sisterhood and women! Shay, Kiana and Candy Raine – celebrate Beyoncé and Blue Ivy as the CareFreeBlackGirls of the week, highlighting how Beyoncé’s tour united communities and praising women like Cardi B and Janelle Monae for uplifting Megan Thee Stallion. The conversation delves into Simone Biles’ return to competition after battling nerves, providing a segue for discussing overcoming pressure and self-reinvention.
The “Bops” segment features musical recommendations: “On my Mama” by Victoria Monet, “Hood Rats” by Sukihana & Sexyy Red, and the remix of “Like Dat” by Stunna Girl & JT.
The hosts shift focus to a crucial issue in the “Get Free” segment, shedding light on the Black maternal health crisis. They reference informative sources like NPR and JHU to discuss the problem’s depth and potential solutions.
In “Girls To Watch,” the spotlight is on Paige Addison, a host from Atlanta, and her show “MTV: The Love Experiment.” The episode wraps up with a segment on rising talent to watch, including Bando Beatz and Escape Key.
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