On today's episode of Everyday Struggle, DJ Akademiks and Joe Budden talk about Kendrick Lamar's new album title, 'DAMN.,' along with the official cover and tracklist. Later, they give their own spin on Future's #MaskOffChallenge before debating Lil Uzi Vert's "XO TOUR Llif3" and his ongoing label issues. The guys also talk about Wale and argue whether he's still a top guy in rap.

Then, Budden and Akademiks dive deep on the Nicki Minaj and Meek Mill breakup, and battle over who actually won the breakup. To wrap things up today, Budden and Akademiks debate exactly what is a flop in the music industry in 2017 and which artists fall under that category.