If you love hip-hop and—more importantly—hip-hop history, you gotta love The Combat Jack Show. On the show, host Reggie “Combat Jack” Ossé gets all of his favorite rappers and producers to tell amazing stories about their careers with candor and humor. Simply put: The Combat Jack Show is real talk. Over the years, we’ve listened to Jack’s show religiously and learned volumes about the rap world from advice veterans gave to newcomers, rappers lives before they were famous, and crazy behind-the-scenes stories you won’t hear anywhere else. We sat down with Combat Jack himself and combed through various episodes in order to dig up 25 Things We Learned From The Combat Jack Show.

Written by Dharmic X (@dharmicX)