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Charlamagne Tha God Says The Mental Health Stigma Is Due To A Lack Of Information

“It’s hard to get help when you’re still in the middle of the hurt."

Charlamagne Tha God is knee-deep in promotion for his second book Shook One: Anxiety Playing Tricks On Me. The radio host and New York Times bestselling author writes candidly about his own anxiety and PTSD that stems from growing up in Monks Corner, South Carolina and his success as a radio and television personality.

The 40-year-old father of three sat with The Hill Monday (Oct. 29) and said the reason mental health isn't discussed in the black community is because it's viewed as weakness.

"I think that we think there’s something wrong with therapy which is so weird because…you don’t have no problem if you’re out of shape, going to the gym,” he said.

The Black Privilege author also revealed his mother sought therapy, but she didn't tell anyone.

“My mom was going to therapy in 1998 when her and my father got a divorce – I didn’t know that until this year when I started to tell her about me going to therapy and then she’s like ‘you know I went back in 1998 and I’m like ‘you could have told me that 20 years ago…it might’ve helped me to realize that there’s a whole other resource out there,’ Charlamagne said.

However, The Breakfast Club co-host said he understands how difficult it is to seek help.

“It’s hard to get help when you’re still in the middle of the hurt – If you’re still in the hood, if you’re still in these bad situations, it’s hard to see yourself on the outside,” he said.

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Snoop Dogg Says "F**k You" To Kanye West For His Endorsement Of Donald Trump

Snoop Dogg grew rather passionate when discussing his disdain for President Trump and anyone who supports him. The West Coast rap icon stopped by SiriusXM's Hip Hop Nation and toward the end of the interview, didn't hold back when speaking on the climate that's been ushered in by Trump's administration.

"I don't give a f**k. I tell 'em straight up, motherf**ker. If you like that n---a, you motherf**kin’ racist," Snoop said. "F**k you and f**k him. Now what?"

Snoop also threw salt at Kanye West for his early endorsement of the president.

"When you drew the line and start pointing motherf**kers out and singling them out, f**k y’all, then, n---a. You and them. Kanye too. Don't forget about him too. F**k you too," Snoop said. "Throw him in the bag, he right with them motherf**kers."

DJ Sussone's attempt to quell Snoop's growing anger was no match for the 46-year-old Long Beach native.

"He drew the lines. Before him, there were no lines. Everybody was everybody, we respected everything, we didn't trip," he said.

Snoop Dogg has been vocal about his disgust toward Trump and has used his music to express the depths of his frustration with the president. Last year, the Long Beach native released the video for "BadBadNotGood (Lavender)" and was surrounded by controversy after someone dressed as clown bearing a resemblance to the president was shot in the head.

Check out a snippet of the interview below.

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Charlamagne Tha God Vehemently Denies Sexual Assault Allegations

Power 105.1's Charlamagne Tha God is no stranger to controversy, but the famed talking head has reportedly hired legal counsel to combat rumors he sexually assaulted a teenage girl nearly 20 years ago.

According to TMZ, Charlamgane has employed Marty Singer and Michael Weinstein after the accuser came forward about the alleged encounter stating she wants "closure."

Officials have maintained The Breakfast Club host cooperated fully with authorities, and took a DNA test, which didn't produce evidence he sexually assaulted the girl.

Charlamagne, real name, Lenard McKelvey, did, however plead guilty to contributing to the delinquency of a minor, due to teenagers under the legal drinking age consuming alcohol.

In a statement to TMZ, Singer and Weinstein say their client is empathetic towards rape victims but is innocent of the accusations leveled against him.

"More than seventeen years ago, Charlamagne was accused of a sexual assault. He never had sexual relations or any physical contact with the accuser and even provided DNA to prove it.

At the time of these claims, Charlamagne cooperated fully with authorities, and after the investigation, this charge against him was dropped.

"Charlamagne has spoken about this many times over the years in public, including in his book. While Charlamagne has empathy for all sexual assault victims, he cannot take responsibility for a crime he did not commit.”

A Care2 petition launched Wednesday (July 11) had 1,700 signatures demanding the removal of Charlamagne from Power 105.1.

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Prince Collaborator Susan Rogers Links With Red Bull Radio For Discussion On The Power Of Music & Sound

Live from Sónar Barcelona,  one of the world's most renowned music festivals, Red Bull Radio's feature show Peak Time will speak with engineer, producer, collaborator and psychologist Susan Rodgers today (June 14) at 12 p.m. EST.

Rodgers has collaborated on some of the most influential projects that paved the way for music in her 30-plus-year career. Some of her most exciting projects have included her working closely with Prince, as she engineered albums such as Sign ‘o the Times, Around the World in a Day and Purple Rain. Rodgers has also produced for David Byrne, Tricky and Barenaked Ladies; and has earned a PhD in psychology, specializing in psychoacoustics and music cognition.

Currently, Susan lectures and leads research that focuses on auditory memory, the perception of musical signals, auditory development and how the brain interacts with music at Berklee College of Music in Boston.

The host of Peak Time, Vivian Host will spend the first hour of the show with Sónar artists and Malaysian songwriter the Venopian Solitude before spending some time with Susan.

Peak Time, one of Red Bull Radio's hottest daily shows, works to keep listeners up to date on the hottest new music, the best artist interviews and breaking news, every day. Previous Peak Time features have included Erykah Badu and Joi, City Girls, wifisfuneral.

Listen to today's interview below.

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