I am a WOMAN… | Spoken Word

A deeply brooding rendition by Naomie titled "I AM A WOMAN." Enjoy. Spread the word! https://open.spotify.com/episode/2i4Cnq51bNjvt72e2ktvQJ LISTEN ON SPOTIFY Rate the podcast – ‎‎The Spectrum Podcast || DANANA on Apple Podcasts Follow us on IG – @therealdanana

Can Women Truly Have It All? Ft. Eleanor & Gladys | Ladies Lounge | Ep. 87

This week, the girls kick Danny out of the studio to have the coveted and vulnerable conversation around having it all as a woman. In this episode, Naomie is joined by the delectable Eleanor and most featured guest, the beautiful Gladys. Together, the girls discuss the weight on women's shoulders, meeting societal expectations, the growing urge for a partner … Continue reading Can Women Truly Have It All? Ft. Eleanor & Gladys | Ladies Lounge | Ep. 87

But God Hates Divorce… | Ep. 86

In this episode, we discuss the dreaded conversation on divorce, the intricacies surrounding why couples file for a divorce, our views about divorce changing with age, our thresholds for leaving a marriage, refusing to sign a prenup, cheating, domestic violence, and more importantly, challenge the conventional perception that God hates divorce. Also, we opened the … Continue reading But God Hates Divorce… | Ep. 86

The Most Disappointing Thor Ever? | Movie Review | Ep. 85

In this episode, we take a deep dive into Marvel's latest release on Thor: Love and Thunder in cinemas near you. Directed by Taika Waititi the plot tells the story of Gorr who seeks to destroy all gods after being left helpless by his god causing the death of his daughter. Thor and ex-girlfriend Jane Forster must now put … Continue reading The Most Disappointing Thor Ever? | Movie Review | Ep. 85

Motherhood Isn’t The Most Difficult Job? | Bonus | Ep. 84

On bonus episode this week, we react to the conversation spurred by comedian Bill Burr on motherhood being not the most difficult job in the world as most women claim. He makes funny yet interesting comparisons with jobs like fire service, security, truck drivers, and typically more dangerous jobs that people take on. He also … Continue reading Motherhood Isn’t The Most Difficult Job? | Bonus | Ep. 84

I Enjoyed This Album More: Burna Boy or Chris Brown | PMM | Ep. 83

Music episode this week, we take a deep delve into the projects of two artists we both love and respect their craft. The sensational Burna Boy's Love, Damini album, and probably the most talented artist of his generation, Chris Brown, and his latest album titled Breezy. As music lovers, we discuss our honest views on both albums, track placement, … Continue reading I Enjoyed This Album More: Burna Boy or Chris Brown | PMM | Ep. 83

The Misconceptions Around Therapy Ft. Dr. Naya | Ep. 82

In this special episode, we are joined by Dr. Naya Ndupu a medical doctor and psychiatrist specializing in mental health with over a decade of experience in the space. First off, everything you think you know about therapy before this episode, trash them! Dr. Naya talks to us about working in mental health in Nigeria, … Continue reading The Misconceptions Around Therapy Ft. Dr. Naya | Ep. 82

I’m Proud Because I Have Money? | Bonus | Ep. 81

In a short bonus episode, we react to content that looks at the expensive lifestyle of the legendary Michael Jackson through the humor lens of Steve Harvey, how money changes your whole approach towards life, and his unusual perspective on people, lifestyle, and experiences. Together, we apply the conversations to our lives as young people … Continue reading I’m Proud Because I Have Money? | Bonus | Ep. 81

I’m a Sex Worker Not a Hoe, Dancer Not a Stripper | Ep. 80

This week, we hit the big 80! In this episode, we discuss the impact of political correctness on perception, does it really change how people feel about social issues, does the renaming change the problem, or is it the compelling stories that sway our views, if she's now called a dancer, does that mean she … Continue reading I’m a Sex Worker Not a Hoe, Dancer Not a Stripper | Ep. 80

So What’s Next? | Ep. 79

In  this episode, we discuss the ethereal question of What's Next? And how humans constantly search for more complexities to feel fulfilled, how that affects our psyche, why must we always put a goal after achieving a goal? What makes humans so insatiable? Also, we discuss the issues of ROE and the abortion laws in … Continue reading So What’s Next? | Ep. 79

Does Hustle Deserve Best Performance? | Movie Review | Ep. 78

In this episode, we discuss the arguably the most prominent sports drama of the year HUSTLE starring Adam Sandler, Queen Latifah, Ben Forster, and main character Juancho Hernangomez. The movie highlights the struggles of a selfless scout who finds a young Spanish prodigy in Bo Cruz who would take the NBA by storm. We also … Continue reading Does Hustle Deserve Best Performance? | Movie Review | Ep. 78

What If I was Gay The Whole Time | Bonus | Ep. 77

On Bonus episode this week, we react to the conversation on how far we have come as a culture from our traditional views on homosexuality to trans-sexuality, and now the new term "Auto-Sexual." More importantly, we delve into our personal stories and interactions with people who identify as gay or lesbians in Nigeria, our reaction … Continue reading What If I was Gay The Whole Time | Bonus | Ep. 77

I Was An Introvert Before Music | PMP | Ep. 76

In this special music episode, we have the incredible Gabbytane on this show, and together we discuss his unique story coming into the music game, his transition from acting to music, his support system, getting signed, and his love for the dance hall genre. We also discuss him working as an artist full time, how … Continue reading I Was An Introvert Before Music | PMP | Ep. 76

I Will Never Love Her But She Won’t Leave | Bonus | Ep. 75

Back with another short episode this week, and together we react to the closure conversation between a couple whose relationship failed before it even started. But unbeknownst to her, she desires the love of a guy that most would call "An Emotionless Cheater" who continued to engage in a wide range of sexual escapades disrespecting … Continue reading I Will Never Love Her But She Won’t Leave | Bonus | Ep. 75

The Mishap | Ep. 74

In this episode, we discuss..... F*** it!  We know you're here for the tea about last week's mishap. We're still mad. So we telling it all on this one. Now quiet, let's rant! https://open.spotify.com/episode/5CsOdwsVg7zeRGc5rZ5QZX LISTEN ON SPOTIFY Song Outro This Week - No Fu***** Song, We ain't got one Donate to the podcast – https://anchor.fm/daniel-odia/support Rate the … Continue reading The Mishap | Ep. 74

Mama Kele & Cletus (The Series) | Skit

A new segment on the podcast called "PODCAST & PLAY" launches with the series titled "Mama Kele & Cletus" and it starts now! It's our first comic series. Enjoy the skit.  https://open.spotify.com/episode/6mHrr9BgsSDA7KLr8uR9hS LISTEN ON SPOTIFY Donate to the podcast – https://anchor.fm/daniel-odia/support Rate the podcast – ‎‎The Spectrum Podcast || DANANA on Apple Podcasts Follow us on IG … Continue reading Mama Kele & Cletus (The Series) | Skit

“Female Comedians Are Not Funny” | Bonus | Ep. 73

In this short episode, we react to the conversation around female comics being found unfunny and why that is really. We discuss our favorite to least favorite female comics, why we find them funny and why we don't, and why everyone seemingly gravitates toward male comics than female comics, Naomie's smear campaign against Amy Schumer … Continue reading “Female Comedians Are Not Funny” | Bonus | Ep. 73

Did Marvel Deliver on Doctor Strange? | Movie Review | Ep. 72

In this movie episode, we review Marvel's "Doctor Strange In The Multiverse of Madness" on the show, and together, we dissect the plot, events, our highs and lows, life lessons, and character performance expressed in the movie. We discuss selling your soul to join the illuminati, the awesome performance of Elizabeth Olsen, the scorn of … Continue reading Did Marvel Deliver on Doctor Strange? | Movie Review | Ep. 72

Am I Really Wrong To Feel Entitled? | Ep. 71

In this episode, we debate the conversation around Entitlement, what it really means, who deserves entitlement, what makes one really entitled, we deconstruct the saying "Nobody owes you nothing" and critically identify the basis for entitlement. We poke the relationship norms asking questions such as, is he entitled to sex in a relationship? What makes … Continue reading Am I Really Wrong To Feel Entitled? | Ep. 71

Being Insecure Among Your Rich Peers | Bonus | Ep. 70

As we hit the 70th episode mark, we are back with another quick bonus episode this week! In this episode, we react to the conversation on keeping up with your rich peers and the unspoken insecurity that hovers. We discuss Kevin Hart's honest view on hanging out with friends who earn more than you, being … Continue reading Being Insecure Among Your Rich Peers | Bonus | Ep. 70

“We Cry Together” | Ep. 69

In this episode, we are back with another album review and coverage of the biggest happenings making the rounds in pop culture. This week, we discuss the coveted Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers album, the murder charges and arrest of Young Thug, Gunna and over 30 other YSL members, Steve Harvey's comments on Will … Continue reading “We Cry Together” | Ep. 69

“I Never Like You” | Ep. 68

In this special episode, we cover all the stories making the rounds in the last month and half. We start the episode with the shocking demise of influencer Kevin Samuels who passed away at age 56. Our deepest condolences to his family and all those he left behind. We discuss the controversial court case between … Continue reading “I Never Like You” | Ep. 68

Is “Death On The Nile” Oscar Worthy? | Movie Review | Ep. 67

In this review episode, we take a critical look at the movie, Death on The Nile produced by Ridley Scott based on the book written by renowned novelist Agatha Christie. In a sequel to Murder On The Orient Express of 2017, the movie tells the story of the wealthy Linnet Ridgewell who desperately finds love … Continue reading Is “Death On The Nile” Oscar Worthy? | Movie Review | Ep. 67

My Wife Thinks I’m Cheating | Bonus | Ep. 66

This week, we are back in divorce court! This time, it gets even messier. On divorce court today, we discuss a married couple who have been together for four years with two kids but find themselves on the brink of a divorce. The amazing Judge Lynn presiding, had the couple air their dirty laundry and … Continue reading My Wife Thinks I’m Cheating | Bonus | Ep. 66

I Almost Took My Own Life Ft. Tyrone | Suicide | Ep. 65

In this special episode, we are joined by Tyrone a US Army veteran from Georgia and together, we discuss his trauma through four tours in Afghanistan and Iraq, his multiple injuries sustained while on the battlefield and how that left him out of the workforce back in the United States after 13 years of service. … Continue reading I Almost Took My Own Life Ft. Tyrone | Suicide | Ep. 65

My Husband Is A Grown Baby | Bonus | Ep. 64

In this short episode, we head to Divorce Court to dissect the unique case of a young couple who got married at 18. After a couple of years, the couple unpack issues of infidelity, immaturity, insecurities, insensitivity and more on divorce court. Trust us when we say, It's a whole mess! Will they get a … Continue reading My Husband Is A Grown Baby | Bonus | Ep. 64

My Music Has Got Me Through Dark Times Ft. Amma Abena | PMM | Ep. 63

In this special episode, we are joined by the beautiful Amma Abena, a young multi-talented soul artist, vocalist, songwriter on the rise. Together, we discuss the state of music in the world today, the inspiration behind her unique sound, her experience as a woman in the industry, dealing with depression through music, her love for … Continue reading My Music Has Got Me Through Dark Times Ft. Amma Abena | PMM | Ep. 63

Break Up With a Friend Vs a Partner. Which Hurts More? Ft. Yinka | Ep. 62

In this special episode, we are joined in the studio by our friend Yinka Fadire on the show and together, we discuss the intricacies of friendship, the difficult conversations around being intentional with your relationships, blurred lines between a partner and a friend and the reasons why friends stop being friends when one starts dating. … Continue reading Break Up With a Friend Vs a Partner. Which Hurts More? Ft. Yinka | Ep. 62

What Makes Bad Sex? Ft. Our Friends | On The Spot | Ep. 61

This week, On The Spot is back and we are asking our friends their thoughts on random social and comical questions. And boy did we have the craziest responses to our questions. We asked them the edgiest questions around physical attraction, bad sex, embarrassing fart moments, social norms, culture and more. We also debated the … Continue reading What Makes Bad Sex? Ft. Our Friends | On The Spot | Ep. 61

Was The Batman Disappointing? | Movie Review | Ep. 60

In this episode, we delve into the review of DC's biggest blockbuster this Spring, The Batman. We discuss our observations, reservations and rating of the storyline, plot, production and cast performance. We highlight its dark theme, the level of relatability, dramatic effect, action, character chemistry, scene transition, Marvel comparism, the quality of stunts, ranked our … Continue reading Was The Batman Disappointing? | Movie Review | Ep. 60

Does Intimacy Without Sex Exist? | Bonus | Ep. 59

In this short episode, we react to the conversation raised by a creative who believes romantic partners and intimacy are mutually exclusive. She poses a few points as to how a romantic couple can connect outside a sexual connection. Together, we dialogue through our divergent views on the conversation around celibacy, virgins being asexual and … Continue reading Does Intimacy Without Sex Exist? | Bonus | Ep. 59

My Fans Won’t Let Me Quit Music Ft. Kay-Z | PMM | Ep. 58

In this special episode, we had guest artist Kay-Z on the show, and together we discuss his unique come up story in battle rap, his unusual inspiration for going into music early on, the poor reception of rap in Nigeria, the days he wanted to quit the game, and how the industry forces artists to … Continue reading My Fans Won’t Let Me Quit Music Ft. Kay-Z | PMM | Ep. 58

Had Sex With My Gay Best Friend | Bonus | Ep. 57

In this episode, we react to a paternity court dilemma involving a sexually liberated woman who wasn't fully convinced her best friend was gay. She confesses she's had a crush on him from day one but feared losing their friendship over her feelings for him. One night, she succeeds in luring him to having sex … Continue reading Had Sex With My Gay Best Friend | Bonus | Ep. 57

Is There A Supreme Religion? Ft. Pst. Miracle | Ep. 56

In this episode, we have guest Pst. Miracle on the show and together, we discuss the controversial concepts around religion. We talk about the historical misconceptions among religions across the globe, what religion reigns supreme if any, probing the polarizing doctrines in Christianity, Buddhism and Islam, the difference between religion and spirituality + more. A … Continue reading Is There A Supreme Religion? Ft. Pst. Miracle | Ep. 56

Marriage Has Lost Its Value? Ft. Jules Rae | Ep. 55

In this special episode, we discuss the institution of marriage with guest Jules (Ebose) Rae. Together, we highlight the ills around the institution across history, the evolvement of marriage, how society has come to bastardize its sacredness, the economic pressure that comes with marriage for men, the unreal expectations women attach to marriage, how realistic … Continue reading Marriage Has Lost Its Value? Ft. Jules Rae | Ep. 55

Is Don’t Look Up a Classic? | Movie Review | Ep. 54

In this special episode, we delve into every detail from the movie "Don't Look Up" on the show. We dissect the most resonating scenes, assess the story and character performance, social, economic and political issues highlighted, production and star power. We're also asking, what would you do if you knew the human race will be … Continue reading Is Don’t Look Up a Classic? | Movie Review | Ep. 54

I’m Never Getting Married | Bonus | Ep. 53

In this short episode, we react to a man in his 60's who has never been married, doesn't have kids and has chosen to find fulfilment in his work. In his opinion, marriage is nothing but a debt. We discuss the reasons why we men find it difficult to commit to a relationship, the struggles … Continue reading I’m Never Getting Married | Bonus | Ep. 53

Treat Her Right | Ep. 52

In this episode, we discuss extensively the biggest stories making the rounds in entertainment and our recap on valentine in the past week. On Nana's corner, we talk the Superbowl Halftime performance by Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Mary J. Blige, Kendrick Lamar & Eminem.  We also discuss Kanye's incessant antics on social media, … Continue reading Treat Her Right | Ep. 52

Virgin at 33, I Scare Men Away | Bonus | Ep. 51

It's Bonus Ep y'all! Back with another short mid-week content. In this episode, we react to the story of a beautiful lady and her decision on keeping her virginity. Now she's in her 30's and looking for a long-term relationship but she's frustrated that men are scared to deal with her. So we're asking, did … Continue reading Virgin at 33, I Scare Men Away | Bonus | Ep. 51

I Couldn’t Give Him A Child Ft. Maranatha | Ep. 50

In this epic episode, we engage Maranatha in a riveting conversation around her inspiring story, her strong advocacy for Girls Right, sexual and gender based violence. Together, we discuss the intricacies of the female experience with ovarian insufficiency, the double standards between the social classes, the complexities around sexual and medical compatibility before marriage, communalism … Continue reading I Couldn’t Give Him A Child Ft. Maranatha | Ep. 50

I Almost Gave Up on Music Ft. Werdna | Ep. 49

In this episode, we had guest artists Werdna & Cbee on the show and we discussed the struggle of artists on the rise, the complexities of the deals with record labels, the shady record deals, their rough days doing music, their new song "Obi Finances" and more. We also delved into Rihanna and A$AP Rocky's … Continue reading I Almost Gave Up on Music Ft. Werdna | Ep. 49

Poem – Fork In The Road

The story of a young girl at crossroads with her relationship with her deadbeat father. Titled "Fork In The Road." Enjoy the poem! This is becoming embarrassingYou gave me the piecesYet you’re the puzzleAll I have are questionsMore tests from your text You left me for dead againWho does that?How do you watch the one … Continue reading Poem – Fork In The Road

Was Spiderman Really That Good? | Movie Review | Ep. 48

It's movie review time! This week, we are talking Spiderman - No Way Home deemed to be Marvel's biggest box office gross in the last few years. We discuss our highs and lows of the movie, the expectation levels for the major characters, our thoughts on the Spidermen reunion and more. We also the debate … Continue reading Was Spiderman Really That Good? | Movie Review | Ep. 48

Are We Intrigued By Female Uber Drivers? | Bonus | Ep. 47

It's Bonus babyyy! On this episode, we discuss the weird treatment of female Uber drivers by Nigerian men. We react to the story of a young female Nigerian Uber driver Ibukun, and her experience dealing rude Nigerian men who deemed her incapable of driving simply because of her gender. She also narrates her experiences with … Continue reading Are We Intrigued By Female Uber Drivers? | Bonus | Ep. 47

The Valentine Pressure | Ep. 46

In this episode, we discuss the pressure of the love season and why couples go overboard to impress their partners, the pressure on young single people and how impressionable they've become to couple goals, validation and clout culture, and the pressure of gift giving and expectations. On Nana's Corner, we also talk Kanye & Kim … Continue reading The Valentine Pressure | Ep. 46

The Pick-Up Line She Couldn’t Resist | Bonus | Ep. 45

It's bonus time guys!!! On this concise episode, we are reacting to our favorite pick up lines in recent years. The ones that failed badly, the embarrassing ones, the ones that caught on and the ones that turned out borderline creepy. We also recount Naomie's worst pick up lines stories from guys in college and … Continue reading The Pick-Up Line She Couldn’t Resist | Bonus | Ep. 45

I Got Pregnant At 17, Life Changed Ft. Maggie | Ep. 44

In this episode, we had guest Maggie Smart a prolific Nigerian writer, and together we discussed the issues, stories and stigma around teenage pregnancies, parental guidance, raising the girl child versus the boy child, and if there's ever some redemption for young people who made life changing mistakes as teenagers. A pivotal conversation for every … Continue reading I Got Pregnant At 17, Life Changed Ft. Maggie | Ep. 44

The Individual Vs The Group – Which Defines You? | Ep. 43

On this episode, we debate the issues behind the identity crisis, what really makes you as a person, the dominant identity between the individual and the group, and which takes precedence in your decision making process. Are we really what we say we are or what our groups dictate we are? We also discuss Kanye … Continue reading The Individual Vs The Group – Which Defines You? | Ep. 43