Sinéad O’Connor & Opinions on Lil Yachty


In 1992, Sinéad O’Connor was at the peak of her commercial success when she spoke out against the Pope on Saturday Night Live. After that, she encountered a massive backlash, but never backed down. Hosts Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot talk to documentary filmmaker Kathryn Ferguson about the music, career and activism of Sinéad O’Connor. They also review the new album from rapper Lil Yachty. 

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Let's Start Here Lil Yachty

Lil Yachty Lets Start Here.

Lil Yachty made his name as a rapper on SoundCloud, but for the past six years he's been a major label star, churning out what he calls “bubblegum trap” music. With his new album, Let’s Start Here, Yachty has surprised everyone with a psychedelic pop album that Jim and Greg call refreshingly new.

Sinéad O’Connor


Sinéad O’Connor has been followed by controversy for most of her career. In 1992 she performed on Saturday Night Live and tore up a picture of the Pope. That moment changed everything for her music career. Hosts Jim and Greg share their memories and interpretations of that action as well as talk with Sinead documentarian Kathryn Ferguson about the activism and music that has defined O'Connor for more than 30 years.

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