Mondays Unpopular with Jacques Peterson

BONUS: Hitmaker RedOne on working with Lady Gaga, JLo and more

from Unpopular with Jacques Peterson | Published 9/2/2021

In this special music-themed episode of Unpopular, producer RedOne talks about his incredible career as one of pop music's biggest hitmakers. He shares the story of meeting an undiscovered Lady Gaga for the first time and producing her debut album, creating Jennifer Lopez's comeback single "On The Floor" and why he was warned NOT to work with her, how he took Nicki Minaj from the U.S. rap charts to the global pop charts, the behind-the-scenes politics of the music industry, his new role in the blockchain talent show SpotStar and much more.  Before that, Jacques gives his thoughts on Kanye’s Donda, Olivia Rodrigo, Halsey, Billie Eilish, Tinashe, and Iggy Azalea. There’s also an update on the ~drama~ with the Outspoken podcast.  For more content, subscribe to Unpopular on Patreon! You get access to bonus episodes, AMAs each month, and help keep Unpopular's lights on. On Patreon I share things that are way too messy for the main feed! TIMESTAMPS 00:00 Unpopular vs Outspoken 09:50 Kanye West's Donda 17:15 Halsey 22:30 Olivia Rodrigo  26:10 Tinashe and Iggy Azalea 30:40 Billie Eilish  34:30 RedOne interview Please support the show if possible by leaving a five star review on Podchaser or Apple, Joining Patreon or donating to Buy Me a Coffee. FOLLOW UNPOPULAR: LEARN MORE ABOUT SPOTSTAR: See for privacy information.

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An unfiltered Australian take on American pop culture and terrible reality TV. Each week, entertainment reporter Jacques Peterson tackles everything from the Real Housewives and The Bachelor to cancel culture BS and stupid celebrity scandals. Famous (and infamous) friends stop by for in-depth interviews or just to talk trash. You probably won't agree with anything Jacques says, and that's okay.