In episode one of Everyday Struggle, Joe Budden and DJ Akademiks debate if Jay Z or Tyler, the Creator had the best verse on Frank Ocean's new song "Biking." They also wonder if Hov should ever work together again. Additionally, they talk about Jay Z removing all of his solo albums from Spotify and if that's fair to consumers.

Later, Budden and Akademiks battle over Nicki Minaj's next album and debate whether or not she has fallen off since breaking up with Safaree. To wrap things up, Budden and Akademiks give their predictions on Kendrick Lamar's upcoming album, including a bet over the potential first week sales.