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Bay Area Revelations

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 02:15 PM PDT

DJ Chuy Gomez On How His Love For Radio Started

DJ Chuy Gomez  On How His Love For Radio Started

'My mom used to have me call in the request lines," Chuy Gomez  on how his love for radio started. Gomez is a legendary voice on morning radio with more than three decades on the air.

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 12:39 PM PDT

DJ Big Von Meets Radio GM While Working at SF Store Selling Ice Cream

DJ Big Von Meets Radio GM While Working at SF Store Selling Ice Cream

KMEL's Big Von was working at a shop selling coffee and ice cream in San Francisco when he got his big break into radio. He says, "this dude would come in all the time with a gym backpack. He would come for...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:33 PM PDT

Tycoon Talk: E-40 Shows His Bling and How to 'Pop Ya Collar'

Tycoon Talk: E-40 Shows His Bling and How to 'Pop Ya Collar'

Legendary Bay Area rapper E-40 breaks down how to properly 'pop ya collar,' his thirst for wine and gives an up-close look at his custom-made jewelry.

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 01:25 PM PDT

'No One Stops That Energy, But You,' Oakland Rapper Kamaiyah's Biggest Challenge Everyday

'No One Stops That Energy, But You,' Oakland Rapper Kamaiyah's Biggest Challenge Everyday

Kamaiyah battles with her own mind everyday when it comes to surviving the music industry. In this video clip, the Oakland rapper says the key is “putting out the positive.” She says she’s...

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 03:18 PM PDT

Vallejo Rapper Nef the Pharaoh On How He Got His Nickname

 Vallejo Rapper Nef the Pharaoh On How He Got His Nickname

Tonee Hayes explains how he got his stage name, "Nef the Pharaoh." Nef says it started with family members calling him "nephew."

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2019 at 06:17 PM PDT

'We Got to Be AA,' E-40 on the Moment That Made Him Go Courtside at Warriors Games

'We Got to Be AA,' E-40 on the Moment That Made Him Go Courtside at Warriors Games

Many people see E-40 courtside or sitting as the 13th man on the Warriors bench during home games at Oracle. The Vallejo rapper is a longtime fan and shares the moment that got him to go courtside.

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 01:40 PM PDT

Saweetie On Her Rise to Success, Starting With Social Media

Saweetie On Her Rise to Success, Starting With Social Media

Saweetie was posting 15-second car raps on Instagram before becoming one of the Bay Area's emerging rappers. Saweetie's viral hit, Icy Grl", launched her career. The music video made her famous after the...

Thursday, Apr 4, 2019 at 11:55 AM PDT

G-Eazy's Memories of Riding in 2017 Warriors Championship Parade

G-Eazy's Memories of Riding in 2017 Warriors Championship Parade

G-Eazy recalls riding in the 2017 Warriors championship parade with Klay Thompson. In this video clip, the rapper says the route brought back some childhood memories for him growing up in Oakland.

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:04 PM PDT

Breaking It Down: Garage Parties in the Bay

Breaking It Down: Garage Parties in the Bay

If you grew up in the Bay Area, you've likely been to a garage party. In the "old school" days, the garage party allowed large groups of friends to get together and dance. The DJ provided the...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 07:14 PM PDT

E-40 Lists His Top 5 Bay Area Songs

E-40 Lists His Top 5 Bay Area Songs

Ask any Bay Area rap fan and they'll likely list an E-40 song as one of their favorites. But what Bay Area rap songs are on E-40's Top 5? The legendary rapper breaks it down here.

ON THE NEXT EPISODE

In the next installment of our award-winning documentary series, we take a look at the future of space travel and the Bay Area's critical role in sending man to the moon. An encore presentation airs 9 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25.

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