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Proper Propaganda
Hosted by Ennis da Mennis.

Old school & underground hip hop, from boom bap to backpack, infused with political wisdom. Hand-picked dissent from Hollywood, hosted by Ennis da Mennis (a.k.a. John Wellington Ennis). *EXPLICIT*

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About Ennis da Mennis

A filmmaker, activist, and father, John Wellington Ennis has produced political documentary and comedy, and filmed hip hop artists such as Common, De La Soul, Tribe Called Quest, KRS-ONE, Ne-Yo, Eve, The Roots, and others.

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  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 150, "Any Which Way But Lose"
    by John Wellington Ennis on May 14, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “This is America” Childish Gambino “Welfare” Styles P feat. Whispers “Less Shots” Jay Lonzo (feat. Déqui Kioni-Sadiki) Interlude: Sam Bee BG Music: “Dillatronic 13” by J Dilla “Money All the Time” Killa Kyleon feat. Scarface, Z-Ro, Willie D & Devin the Dude “City Streets” Artson “Friends” J. Cole feat. kILL edward “From the 718” Pete Miser “Louder than a Bomb (JMJ Telephone Tap Groove)” Public Enemy “The Corner (Remix)” Common feat. Scarface and Mos Def “Oh My God” Michael Franti & Spearhead “What the Po-Pos Hate” The Coup “Master Teacher” Erykah Badu “Wild in the Streets” Garland Jeffreys “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Heart of the City” Jay Z Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 149, "Rudy Awakening"
    by John Wellington Ennis on May 7, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    TRACK ARTIST “Whole World Watchin’" U-God “To the East” Blu & Nottz feat. Definite mass, Tristate, Mickey Factz & Johaz “Seventeen” Jericho Jackson “The Rubric” Chris Orrick Interlude: Samantha Bee BG Music: “Dialltronic 12” by J Dilla “Rap for Rejection” Kate Nash “Free” Jay Lonzo feat. Duñe “Give it Up” Thes One & J-Live “Window Pain” J Cole “From the 718” Pete Miser “The Day the N****z Took Over” Dr. Dre feat. Snoop Dogg, RBX, and Daz “Amerikka’s Most Wanted” Ice Cube Interlude: “Sanford & Son” “Da Rill Shit” Poor Righteous Teachers “Just That Bad” Molemen & Percee P “No Work” Queen Latifah “Lonely Streets” Jimmy Cliff “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Get By” Talib Kw Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 148, "Beverly Hills Cop Out"
    by John Wellington Ennis on April 30, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    TRACK ARTIST “It Takes a Village” Jay Lonzo “KOD” J Cole “The Glow” Del the Funkee Homosapien & Amp Live “Diplomatic Immunity” Jim Jones feat. Cam’ron Interlude: The Daily Show BG Music: “Dillatronic 11” by J Dilla “The Hustle” Smoke DZA feat. LevyGrey & Bodega Bamz “Creme of the Crop” Blu & Nottz feat. Versis & Scienze “American Dream” Skizzy Mars “Two Pit Bulls” Chuck Strangers “From the 718” Pete Miser “When Will They Shoot?” Ice Cube “Things Done Changed” Notorious B.I.G. “I Remember” Coolio feat. J-RO & Billy Boy “Deeper” Boss “Shakiyla (JRH)” Poor Righteous Teachers “Rise Up” Andra Day “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Changes” Tupac Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 147, "4/20 Was An Inside Job"
    by John Wellington Ennis on April 23, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    “Motiv8” J Cole “The Man” Blu & Nottz feat. Exile “Help” Del the Funky Homosapien & Amp Live feat. Adult Karate “The Rebel (Remix)” Black Milk feat. KING PIKEEZY Interlude: John Oliver BG Music: “Dillatronic 10” by J Dilla “The Bryan Song” Sean Price & Illa Ghee (feat. Rim) “Loungin’” [Square Biz Mix] Guru feat. Donald Byrd “Circle” Pac Div “The Grind” Erykah Badu feat. Dead Prez “Best Friend” Apheenx “From the 718” Pete Miser “I Can’t Wake Up” KRS ONE “Friday” Ice Cube Interlude: “Friday” “Kush” Dr. Dre feat. Snoop Dogg & Akon “I Got 5 On It” Luniz “Everybody Must Get Stoned” Cypress Hill “Rainy Day Women #12 & 35” Bob Dylan “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Because I Got High” Afroman Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 146, "The Socialist Network"
    by John Wellington Ennis on April 16, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    TRACK ARTIST “The Truth” Blu & Nottz feat. Shateish “Players of the Year” Pac Div “You Are Not What You Think You Are” Luniz feat. 4rAx “Headstone” Flatbush Zombies Interlude: Zuckerberg on SNL BG Music: “Dillatronic 09” by J Dilla “Brave Star” Artson “Guillotine” Ron Solemn “Class Pictures” Chuck Strangers “Boblo Boat” Royce da 5’9” feat. J Cole “From the 718” Pete Miser “White America” Eminem “The Revolution” Coolio Interlude: Key & Peele “So Many Teachers” Poor Righteous Teachers “The I.B.W.C. National Anthem” Yo Yo “Ruffneck” MC Lyte “Been Caught Stealing (12” Remix)” Jane’s Addiction “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “So Many Tears” Tupac Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 144, "The Shape of Mueller"
    by John Wellington Ennis on March 19, 2018 at 4:00 pm

    TRACK ARTIST “American Dream” Jay Lonzo feat. Marlon Craft “Drown” Black Milk “The Bad Things” Ron Solemn “Better Days” Trae the Truth feat. T.I. & RaRa Interlude: Trevor Noah BG Music: “Dialltronic 07” “Pastor Tigallo” Phonte “Street Livin’” Black Eyed Peas “Overthinking” Jericho Jackson “Peaceful” Chuck Strangers feat. Issa Gold “From the 718” Pete Miser “Black Superman” Above The Law “Get Down” Craig Mack Interlude: Gilda Radner “U.N.I.T.Y.” Queen Latifah “Real Hip Hop” (Pete Rock Remix) Das EFX “Brown Skin Woman” KRS ONE “Formation” Beyoncé “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Jump Around” House of Pain Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 142, "Hope Floats Away"
    by John Wellington Ennis on March 1, 2018 at 10:10 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Powder Cocaine” Evidence feat. Slug & Catero “Fresh” Chuck Strangers “Headstone” Flatbush Zombies “Rock It” Prhyme Interlude: Stephen Colbert BG Music: “Dillatronic 05” “It Comes in Waves” Pete Miser “Foe Friend” Black Milk “Namesake” Brother Ali “How to Break a Demon” Ron Solemn “From the 718” Pete Miser “Simon Says” Pharaohe Monch “Miss Ghetto” Poor Righteous Teachers Interlude: Kids in the Hall “Love of My Life Worldwide” Erykah Badu feat. Queen Latifah, Angie Stone & Bahamdia “Black Woman” Jungle Brothers “Consumerism” Lauryn Hill “Take What You Take” Lily Allen “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Shake Your Rump” Beastie Boys Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 141, "Twitter, Traitor, Soldier, Spy"
    by John Wellington Ennis on February 26, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “The Whitest House” Jasiri X “Rise of Ghostface Killah” Ghostface Killah and Apollo Brown “X” ScHoolboy Q “Serotonin” Ron Solemn feat. Loner Lewis Interlude: Stephen Colbert BG Music: “Dillatronic 04” by J Dilla “Have and Have Nots” DJ Einstein & Soup “Walk in the Park” Surreal & the Sound Providers “Liberation” Strange Fruit Project feat. Toby “Style Wars” Chuck Strangers feat. Joey Bada$$ “From the 718” Pete Miser “It’s Bigger than Hip Hop” Dead Prez “Homeland & Hip Hop” Immortal Technique feat. Mumia Abu Jamal Interlude: Chris Farley “Stoned is the Way of the Walk” Cypress Hill “Undaground Rappa” Das EFX “Africa Dream” Reflection Eternal “Papa Was a Rolling Stone” The Temptations “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “We Can Get Down” A Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 140, "A Perfect Stormy"
    by John Wellington Ennis on February 19, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Us” K’Valentine feat. Talib Kweli “Black Kennedy” August Greene “Pray For Me” The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar “Same Way” Murs feat. Tech N9ne Interlude: Jimmy Kimmel BG Music: “Dillatronic 3” by J Dilla “Ohsh” Jean Grae & Quelle Chris feat. Hannibal Burress “True Lies” Black Milk “The Black Jesus” Chase N Cashe & Jansport J feat. Phil Spive “From the 718” Pete Miser “What’s Golden” Jurassic 5 “Happy Valentine’s Day” Outkast Interlude: Anchorman “Of Course You Can” Spearhead “Cut Chemist Suite” Ozomatli “Black is Back” Public Enemy “Say it Loud” James Brown “To Live and Die in L.A.” 2Pac Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 139, "Waging Bull"
    by John Wellington Ennis on February 12, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Black Panther” Kendrick Lamar “I Declare War” Ghostface Killah feat. Masta Killa “Self Made” Jericho Jackson “The Factory” Evidence Interlude: Stephen Colbert BG Music: “Dillatronic 02” by J Dilla “Eric Holder” Nes Bandit featuring Murs “Fragile” Tech N9ne feat. Kendrick Lamar, ¡MAYDAY!, Kendall Morgan “Music for Life” Hi Tek “From the 718” Pete Miser “I’m Bad” LL Cool J “Really Doe” Ice Cube Interlude: “Fear of a Black Hat” “Refugees On the Mic” The Fugees “Very Special” Big Daddy Kane feat. Spinderella, Laree Williams, Karen Anderson “Many Rivers to Cross” UB40 “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser “Whoo Hah!! Got You All in Check” Busta Rhymes Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda, Ep. 138 "Fifty States Freed"
    by John Wellington Ennis on February 5, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Wrote My Way Out” (Remix) Royce da 5’9” feat. Joyner Lucas and Black Thought “Blood on the Cobblestones” Ghostface Killah & Apollo Brown feat. U-God & Inspectah Deck “Wonderful World” Evidence feat. Rakaa “Era” PRhyme Interlude: Jimmy Kimmel BG Music: “Dillatronic 01” by J Dilla “Bang Bang” Kardinall Offishall “Mayor” Pharoahe Monch “All in Your Head” The Sand People feat. Sean Price “East to the West” Michael Franti & Spearhead “From the 718” Peter Miser “Super Disco Breakin” The Beastie Boys “Self Styled Wisdom” Poor Righteous Teachers “Everything is Fair” A Tribe Called Quest Interlude: Young Frankenstein “The Game” Common “Next Big Thing” 2 Skinnee J’s “Teen Angst (What the World Needs Now)” Cracker “Keep it Locked” Pete Miser Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep 137, "Bull Worthless"
    by John Wellington Ennis on January 29, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK ARTIST “Powerful” Murs feat. Propaganda “Laugh Now Cry Later” Black Milk “King to a God” Joey Bada$$ feat. Dessy Hinds “The Mayor” NASA feat. The Cool Kids, Ghostface Killah, Scarface Interlude: Jimmy Kimmel BG Music: “Jay Dee 54” by J Dilla “The Sideshow” DJ Shadow feat. Ernie Fresh “Take a Break (Interlude)” !llmind “Frozen” Wu Tang Clan feat. Method Man, Killa Priest & Chris Rivers “Impeach the President” DJ Shortkut feat. Roy C. Hammond “From the 718” Pete Miser “No More Questions” Eazy E feat. Ice Cube “Go Go Gadget Flow” Lupe Fiasco “Chaos” Reflection Eternal feat. Bahamadia Interlude: “Bulworth” “Mind Blowin” The D.O.C. “Lean on Me” Club Nouveau “Empire State of Mind” Jay Z feat. Alicia Keyes Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 136, "Women in Black"
    by John Wellington Ennis on January 15, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Fireworks” Planet Asia “King’s Dead” Jay Rock, Kendrick Lamar, Future & James Blake “10,000 Hours” Evidence “Time” Scratch Perverts feat. Mos Def & Black Thought Interlude: The Daily Show BG Music: “Jay Dee 53” by J Dilla “Shoot Back 2 (Dear Officer)/Train Tracks” KXNG Crooked “Follow Me” Davy Dacy “We Could Be Free” Vic Mensa feat. Ty Dolla Sign “From the 718” Pete Miser “It’s Good to Be Here” Digable Planets “Work” Gang Starr “Q.U. - Hectic” Mobb Deep Interlude: Simpsons “Evil That Men Do” Queen Latifah “In My Own World (Check The Method)” Common “E Pluribus Unum” Material “Dear God” XTC “How Long Will They Mourn Me?” Tupac feat. Nate Dogg Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 135, "The Age of Impotence"
    by John Wellington Ennis on January 8, 2018 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK ARTIST “All the Stars” Kendrick Lamar feat. SZA “The MAGA Continues” KXNG Crooked “Rebels” Ohana Bam “Melancholy” MURS Interlude: Stephen Colbert BG Music: “Jay Dee 52” by J Dilla “Fiscal Fitness” Pete Miser “My Pains Run Deep” Boosie Badazz “One Day Closer” Scarface “Framed” Eminem “From the 718” Pete Miser “Shakiyla (JRH)” Poor Righteous Teachers “Vivrant Thing” Q-Tip “The Bizness” De La Soul feat. Common “3 Strikes You’re Out” Teardrop Interlude: Betty White on SNL “Real Love (Hip Hop Mix)” Mary J. Blige “My Doorbell” The White Stripes “Keep It Locked” Pete Miser “Umi Says” Mos Def Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 134, "Sweet Vote Alabama"
    by John Wellington Ennis on December 18, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Untouchable” Eminem “All of Us” Talib Kweli feat. Jay Electronica & Yummy Bingham “Revolution Come” KXNG Crooked feat. Jai “God Wants Me to Ball” Boosie Badazz feat. London Jae Interlude: Yamenika Saunders BG Music: “Jay Dee 52” by J Dilla “Fantastic Fantasies (The Christmas Tree Remix)” DJ Spade 1 “Forever Time” The Almighty Eaze “Stand Up for Something” Andra Day feat. Common “From the 718” Pete Miser “Swimming Pools (Drank)” Kendrick Lamar Black Thought Freestyle on Hot 97 “My Lovin’ (Never Gonna Get It)” En Vogue “Movin’ On Up” Primal Scream “I Did It My Way” Jay-Z Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 133, "The Snitches of Eastwick"
    by John Wellington Ennis on December 2, 2017 at 1:18 am

    TRACK / ARTIST “The Magic Hour” Talib Kweli “Jungles” Med, Blu & Madlib featuring Black Shakespeare “Black Still” Scarface “Live Life” Blakface Interlude: Jimmy Kimmel on Roy Moore BG Music: “Jay Dee 51” by J Dilla” “The Difference” L’Orange feat. Blue & Elzhi “Always N Forever” C. Pitt feat. Mickey Factz “My Final Underground Song” Mr. Len x Murs “Purple Kush” Beatnick & K Salaam featuring Blu & T.E.K. “Insert Title Here” LevyGrey “Runaway Slave” Dead Prez & Outlawz “Hate Me Now” Nas feat. Puff Daddy “Break Ya Neck” Busta Rhymes “3’s Company” Snoop Dogg “Pump It Up” Joe Budden Interlude: Borat “Word from the Wise” Poor Righteous Teachers “Helpless” Ashanti & Ja Rule “Deee-Lite Theme Song” Deee-Lite “The Infamous Date Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 132, "The Best Little White House in Taxes"
    by John Wellington Ennis on November 27, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    TRACK / ARTIST “Traveling Light” Talib Kweli feat. Anderson .Paak “The Turn Up” Med, Blu & Madlib feat. Oh No “Jim Dean” Evidence “Destiny” Blakface feat. Poetik Force & Illa J “Come Back” De-Von-Tré “Big Cousin” Hi-Tone “No Dope on Sundays” Cyhi The Prince feat. Pusha T “Battle Scars” Lupe Fiasco feat. Matthew Santos “No More Fun and Games” The Game “Behind the Walls (East Coast Gangsta Mix)” Shyne, Kurupt, & Nate Dogg Interlude: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles “No Need for Alarm” Del the Funkee Homosapien “The Stand” The Coup “Let Love Rule” Lenny Kravitz “Rebirth of Slick (Cool Like Dat)” Digable Planets Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 131, "Big Trump in Little Gyna"
    by John Wellington Ennis on November 20, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    TRACKLIST “Wake Me Up” Remy Ma feat. Lil’ Kim “on & on” Ezri “Don’t Shoot” Blakface “Knockturnal” Talib Kweli Interlude: “Should Hillary Be Impeached?” BG: “Jay Dee 50” by J Dilla “Ridin” Rapsody feat. GQ “Movin It” Beatnick & K-Salaam feat. Tech N9ne & Wreckonize “Sold the Soul” Blu & Exile “History Has Its Eyes On You” John Legend “Whatcha Gonna Do” Jayo Felony feat. Method Man & DMX “Every Single Day” The Dogg Pound feat. Snoop Dogg “Officer” The Pharcyde Interlude: Michael Che “Freedom or Death” Poor Righteous Teachers “Listen to the DJ” Z Trip “Hippychick” Soho “My 1st Song” Jay-Z Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 130, "Confessions of a Traitorous Mind"
    by John Wellington Ennis on November 11, 2017 at 12:10 am

    Tonight on Proper Propaganda: new tracks from Blakface, Blu & Exile, STS, and more, but first, new from Eminem featuring Beyonce, “Walk on Water.” TRACK ARTIST “I Walk on Water” Eminem feat. Beyoncé “Fake News (Make Love Great Again)” STS “Another Day” Blu & Exile “Celebration” Blakface Interlude: Michael Che BG Music: “Jay Dee 50” by J Dilla “Blood in the Streets” Ghostface Killa feat. AZ “And I Love It” Murs & 9th Wonder “Cabinet Battle 3” Hamilton “Jack the Ripper” LL Cool J “Outta Here” KRS ONE “Black Business” Poor Righteous Teachers “Firm Fiasco” The Firm (Nas, AZ, Foxy Brown) Interlude: “The Amazing Alexander” “Positivity” Black Eyed Peas “We Gotta Get Out of This Place” The Animals “King Without a Crown” Matisyahu Listen →

  • Proper Propaganda Ep. 129, "Reality Bytes"
    by John Wellington Ennis on November 6, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    Tonight on Proper Propaganda: new tracks from Blakface. Hi Tone. Static Selektah, and more, but first, new from Problem, “Selfish.&rdquo Listen →