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Show #93 - The Dangers of Extreme Fan Culture: Lessons from the Show "Swarm"

Queue Points Podcast

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Episode  ·  55:39  ·  Mar 24, 2023


On this episode of Queue Points, the hosts discuss the hit show "Swarm" and extreme fan culture. They reflect on how social media has given fans a personal connection to their favorite artists and the possible downsides of this phenomena. The discussion then shifts to mental health challenges, challenges within the foster care system and the issue of suicide among Black women.  For the show's opening topics, the hosts show love to Karega and Felicia Bailey of Sol Affirmations, they also touch on the recent lawsuit against rapper Afroman filed by police officers claiming emotional distress, Tony! Toni! Tone! headed back out on tour, and they wish happy birthday to Stephanie Mills and Chaka Khan. Finally, the episode also includes an appreciation of rapper MC Lyte and her distinctive voice, which has become ubiquitous in TV, award ceremonies, and voiceover work. Watch this episode on our website: https://qpnt.net/show-93 Watch “Swarm:” https://qpnt.net/Cvdo Listen to Jay Ray discuss his favorite Chaka Khan songs on Adrian’s Playlist of Conversations: https://jay3.net/qpapoc2 Listen to Sol Affirmations With Karega and Felicia: https://qpnt.net/solaffirmations Read "Cops Sue Afroman for 'Emotional Distress' After He Made Music Videos of Botched Raid:" https://jay3.net/CwJV Watch “The Story of 'Because I Got High' by Afroman:” https://qpnt.net/CwJf Enjoy Queue Points? Leave us a tip on Patreon: https://qpnt.net/tipjar Become a Queue Points Insider to watch video replays of archived episodes, exclusives and more: https://qpnt.net/subscribe Subscribe & Review Us on Apple Podcasts: https://qpnt.net/applepodcasts Review us on Podchaser: https://qpnt.net/podchaser Subscribe on Spotify: https://qpnt.net/spotify Follow Us On Social Media Facebook: https://facebook.com/queuepointspod Instagram: https://instagram.com/queuepointspod Twitter: https://twitter.com/queuepointspod TikTok: https://tiktok.com/@queuepointspod Follow DJ Sir Daniel On Social Media Facebook:  https://facebook.com/djsirdaniel Instagram : https://instagram.com/djsirdaniel Twitter:  https://twitter.com/djsirdaniel Mixcloud:  https://mixcloud.com/thesirdaniel Follow Jay Ray On Social Media Facebook:  https://facebook.com/jayrayisthename Instagram : https://instagram.com/jayrayisthename Twitter  https://twitter.com/jayrayisthename #blackpodcasters #videopodcast #musicpodcast

55m 39s  ·  Mar 24, 2023

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