LOS ANGELES, California — FOX Soul has teamed with award-winning, multi-platinum selling, rapper, actor, philanthropist, and entrepreneur, Jay “Jeezy” Jenkins for a new weekly talk show, Worth A Conversation with Jay “Jeezy” Jenkins premiering on October 14th at 7pm PT / 10pm ET. The multi-faceted rap legend will chat with guests to discuss and amplify topics important to the Black community at the intersection of social climate, politics, entertainment, sports and more. Join the conversation using #WorthaConversation
Since we first heard Jeezy’s voice, he has painted a vivid and detailed picture of life, struggle, triumph and politics that has impacted millions of listeners through his music and resonated within the culture for over 15 years. His unique observations and perspective will be a welcomed addition to the TV viewing audience.
“It has been my passion and my drive to inspire, motivate and educate my culture. Every song I’ve ever written, every word I’ve uttered came from a real place and this is no different. Worth A Conversation, is self explanatory. I will talk about issues that directly affect my culture and it’s people. From the front porch conversations to real life situations Worth A Conversation is bridging the gap. I’m excited to be a part of the FOX Soul family and can’t wait to introduce you to Jay “Jeezy” Jenkins.”
Head of Programming at FOX Soul, James DuBose adds, “Jeezy and I have been trying to find the right project to do together for a while now, and As FOX Soul continues to position itself as the premiere destination for black culture content, it is an honor for us to partner on Worth A Conversation as he starts his journey into the talk show space.”
Executive Producers are Jay “Jeezy” Jenkins, Solomon Fornie, and Travis Garrett. Jill King will be show runner and executive producer. Executive producers for FOX Soul are James DuBose and Tarvenia Jones.
FOX Soul is currently available via the FOX Soul app, Samsung Tv Plus, ROKU, TUBI, XUMO, FOX Now, Apple TV, Fire TV, Youtube/FoxSoul or on the web at foxsoul.tv.