These Podcasts That Are Lit

As a person of color, sometimes a pick-me-up from someone that looks like you is all you need to boost your confidence. If you are a fan of podcasts, here are some Black-owned podcasts that you should tune into for your daily fix.

Reasonably Shady

Reasonably Shady is a chic and candid offering from the Black Effect podcast network. The podcast features Gizelle Bryant and Robyn Dixon of the Real Housewives of Potomac. The podcast delves into conversations about entrepreneurship, trending topics, motherhood, relationships, etc. If you enjoy juicy, riveting topics, check this out.

Stocks, Bonds & Cocktails

This Blavity Inc. affiliated podcast is an engaging, informational platform hosted by Marsha Barnes. The Patrón-sponsored podcast delves into topics around investing, stocks, financial literacy, and business ownership. If you are looking to make boss moves and broaden your financial vision for the future, this is the podcast to grab your cocktail and tune into.

Therapy for Black Girls

Therapy for Black Girls is a weekly podcast hosted by Dr. Joy Harden Bradford. The podcast discusses trauma, healing, setting boundaries in relationships, and many other factors. If you have been looking for the perfect podcast that addresses mental health issues, this is the one.

Adulting with Teala and Nia

Many of us know that the term “adulting” describes the ups and downs of living life and the bitter-sweet moments that come with it. In this podcast, Teala Dunn and Nia Sioux share the life lessons they have learned over time and how they navigate adulthood. Each week, they share tips, advice, and nuggets of wisdom.

Why Won’t You Date Me?

Nicole Byer goes on a journey with many single women who often answer the question about why they are always single. For instance, if you have always wondered why someone specific won’t date or commit, tune in. On Why Won’t You Date Me? with Nicole Byer, you get a hilariously raw and eye-watering inside scoop on dating and relationship dynamics. 

Balanced Black Girl

Balanced Black Girl is about Black joy, wellness, and life. Because this podcast highlights Black women’s perspectives, it is relatable. Every other week Black women gather to share inspirational tips and wisdom about their personal experiences.

Plead The Fifth

Plead The Fifth is a raw, riveting, and candid podcast that highlights the struggles that Black women face daily. This uncensored and brutally honest podcast will make you laugh, cry, and nod vigorously in agreement. There are no limits to this. Tune in. 

Professional Troublemaker

Listening to this podcast by New York Times bestselling author Luvvie Ajayi Jones will leave you empowered, courageous, and fearless. This podcast is all about enlighting and encouraging women to purposefully live an authentic and purposeful life with zero apologies. It’s all about guts, audacity, and tenacity on this podcast.

MQ Mommy Motivation

MQ Mommy Motivation is a podcast that inspires and motivates moms to be the dopest version of themselves. This podcast encourages moms to work towards every dream they have without feeling guilty, for instance. Moms go through a lot, and this is the exact push many need to move towards their goals. 

Side Hustle Pro 

Side Hustle Pro highlights Black women entrepreneurs who have used their side hustle to scale into a full-time functioning business. Because it is no secret that Black women are entrepreneurial, this is a perfect podcast for future Black business owners, so you have a knack for business ownership, join Nicaila Matthews Okome for your weekly dose of Side Hustle Pro. This podcast will teach you strategies to start and maintain a business.