Godfrey will have his own Power Hour weekdays on SiriusXM
High noon will become The Power Hour on SiriusXM come Monday thanks to stand-up comedian Godfrey. SiriusXM announced today that Godfrey will host The Power Hour daily from noon to 1 p.m. Eastern, starting Monday, July 31, broadcasting from New York City on SiriusXM’s Urban View channel (1... [Read More]
Godfrey’s “Regular Black” goes deep on issues pertaining to identity
Some of the best comedy comes from the most complex places. Godfrey is black, and he is the son of Nigerian immigrants. On his new album, Regular Black, he shows that the standard is to be something different and layered. He defines this through observations and a range of voices. The album opens wi... [Read More]
Godfrey’s “Regular Black” goes deep on issues pertaining to identity
Some of the best comedy comes from the most complex places. Godfrey is black, and he is the son of Nigerian immigrants. On his new album, Regular Black, he shows that the standard is to be something different and layered. He defines this through observations and a range of voices. The album opens wi... [Read More]
Godfrey’s “Regular Black” goes deep on issues pertaining to identity
Some of the best comedy comes from the most complex places. Godfrey is black, and he is the son of Nigerian immigrants. On his new album, Regular Black, he shows that the standard is to be something different and layered. He defines this through observations and a range of voices. The album opens wi... [Read More]
Exclusive preview from Godfrey’s new comedy album ‘Regular Black’ (Listen Now)
Veteran comedian Godfrey will drop a brand new stand-up comedy album Regular Black on Nov. 16 exclusively through Audible’s new Audible Channels platform. The follow up to his 2011 Comedy Central special Godfrey: Black By Accident, Godfrey’s Regular Black finds the energetic comic embedd... [Read More]
Episode #110: Godfrey
Godfrey was born in Nebraska to Nigerian parents who had fled that country’s civil war in the late 1960s. Godfrey grew up in Chicago, which is also where he started pursuing comedy – despite his pre-med psychology degree at the University of Illinois – and where he filmed his ... [Read More]
An inside look at the “Benders” sneak peek and comedy showcase in New York City
Last night at The Village Underground in New York City, IFC held a Benders sneak peek and comedy showcase in support of the show’s debut tomorrow. Not only did we get a first look at clips from the upcoming series, we were treated to some stand-up from the cast as well as its guest stars. [&he... [Read More]
Godfrey re-enacts Bill Cosby’s denial of rape allegations to the AP, NPR
Godfrey has a Bill Cosby impersonation, as so many comedians already did. But this time, he's not making light of light news. Nope. It's a parody re-enactment of Cosby's recent interviews where rape allegations got asked of him. Can't dance it away. Can't unsee it. It's all happening. Via Stand-Up N... [Read More]