Podcasts by Chuck D, Questlove and More Nominated for 2024 Ambie Awards

Three hip-hop-connected podcasts – 50 Years of Hip-Hop, Can You Dig It?: A Hip-Hop Origin Story with Chuck D and Questlove Supreme – are nominated for podcast of the year at the 2024 Ambie Awards.

The other nominees in that category are Embedded: Taking Cover, Exposed: Cover-Up at Columbia University, Ghost Story, Next Year in Moscow, Post Reports: The Empty Grave of Comrade Bishop, Slow Burn: Becoming Justice Thomas and The Very Worst Thing that Could Possibly Happen. The latter podcast led all nominees with five nominations.

Questlove Supreme is also nominated for best music podcast at the 2024 iHeartPodcast Awards. Those nominations were announced on Feb. 7.

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The fourth annual Awards for Excellence in Audio (The Ambies) will take place on Tuesday, March 26 at the JW Marriott LA Live Los Angeles.

The ceremony will highlight 192 nominees across 27 categories with winners to be selected by voting members of The Podcast Academy (TPA), a not-for-profit professional membership organization that celebrates excellence in podcasting.

A Governors Award and an Impact Award will also be presented at the March 26 event. Eligible new members will be able to vote to determine this year’s winners if applications are submitted by Feb. 19. For more information about joining, go here.

“On behalf of The Podcast Academy, we congratulate all of this year’s remarkable nominees that have graced the podcasting world,” Donald Albright, chairperson of TPA said in a statement. “They embody the essence of excellence in audio storytelling, captivating audiences with their creativity, passion, and dedication.”

Here are the nominees in selected categories at the 2024 Ambie Awards.

Podcast of the year

50 Years of Hip-Hop

Can You Dig It?: A Hip-Hop Origin Story with Chuck D

Embedded: Taking Cover

Exposed: Cover-Up at Columbia University

Ghost Story

Next Year in Moscow

Questlove Supreme

Post Reports: The Empty Grave of Comrade Bishop

Slow Burn: Becoming Justice Thomas

The Very Worst Thing that Could Possibly Happen

Best entertainment podcast (sponsored by The Hollywood Reporter)

50 Years of Hip-Hop

Creative Control

Films to Be Buried With Brett Goldstein

HBO’s The Last of Us Podcast

Movies vs. Capitalism

MUBI Podcast

Women of Marvel

Best interview podcast

Alexi Lalas’ State of the Union Podcast

Apple News in Conversation

On Purpose with Jay Shetty

Questlove Supreme

The Skinny Confidential

Wiser Than Me with Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Your Mama’s Kitchen

Best society and culture podcast

Can You Dig It?: A Hip-Hop Origin Story with Chuck D

Dear Alana,

Dynamite Doug

Exposed: Cover-Up at Columbia University

ROS Presents: Roughhousing

The Story Exchange

Weight For It

Best original score and music supervision

Calm it Down – Chad Lawson

Can You Dig It?: A Hip-Hop Origin Story with Chuck D – Bryan Master

Louder Than a Riot – Suzi Analogue, Kassa Overall, and Ramtin Arablouei

Next Year in Moscow

Othello – Lindsay Jones

The Cat in the Hat Cast – Jack Mitchell

The Very Worst Thing That Could Possibly Happen – Alex Kemp

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