Timothy N. Welbeck, Esq.

Media appearances

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Media Contributions

Timothy's work as an attorney and scholar has allowed him to contribute to various media outlets, such as the BBC Radio 4, The Philadelphia Inquirer, NPR, The Huffington Post, ABC, CBSThe International Business Times, 900 WURD AM, et al.

A man in Islamic dress told a Starbucks employee his name was Aziz. She put ‘ISIS’ on the cup.The Washington Post August 30, 2019

A Philly Starbucks wrote ‘ISIS’ on a Muslim man’s cup.” The Philadelphia Inquirer August 25, 2019

Rapper 21 Savage Donates $25,000 to Southern Poverty Law Center,” The North Star June 20, 2019

Mistake is Ours to Own’: Muslim American Society Apologizes for Video of Children Reciting Violent PoemCBS Philly May 15, 2019

North Philadelphia mosque explains how children wound up reciting violent poem in videoThe Philadelphia Inquirer May 15, 2019

“You Know Him as Power 99’s Mutha Knows. His Professors Know Him as Kevin.” The Philadelphia Inquirer April 23, 2019

“Excusing Cardi B’s behavior is colorism” Temple News April 9, 2019

“How to separate appreciation, appropriation in music” Temple News April 9, 209

“Stand in Solidarity with 21 Savage” Temple News February 29, 2019

R. Kelly chose the most ‘disrespected peopleTemple News January 15, 2019

Board discusses fatal shootings by Philadelphia police officerABC 6 December 18, 2018

Former Deputy Sheriff Detective Malika Rahman announces candidacy for Philadelphia sheriffPhiladelphia Tribune December 4, 2018

Local Religious Leaders Denouncing Pittsburgh Synagogue ShootingCBS Philly October 31, 2018

“Germantown Neighbors-Timothy Welbeck” Germantown Neighbors October 11, 2018

Interfaith leaders denounce Pittsburgh shooting, Trump’s ‘attack’ on immigrantsKYW News Radio 1060 AM October 30, 2018

"Data shows cases of anti-Muslim bullying in schools on the rise" The Philadelphia Inquirer July 22, 2018

"Muslims in Philadelphia react to Trump's Travel Ban" The Philadelphia Tribune June 29, 2018

Mark and Denise in the Morning WWDB 860AM June 27, 2018

"Civil rights groups gear up after Supreme Court upholds Trump's travel ban" KYW News Radio 1060 AM June 26, 2018

"CAIR Philadelphia Condemns Supreme Court Muslim Ban Ruling" (video) Fox 29 June 26, 2018

"CAIR Philadelphia Condemns Supreme Court Ruling to Uphold Travel BanCBS Philly June 26, 2018

"Germantown Celebrates Juneteenth" The Philadelphia Tribune June 18, 2018

Reality Check (guest hosting) WURD 900 AM June 7, 2018

"The Life and Legacy of Malcolm X" Wake Up with WURD  WURD 900 AM May 9, 2018

Wake Up with WURD (guest hosting) WURD 900 AM May 1, 2018

"Local teen pushes for change after hijab controversy" 6 ABC Action News February 23, 2018

"Philly player benched over hijab" The Metro February 23, 2018

"Panel Discussion held on immigration in Indian Valley Area" Souderton Independent February 10, 2018

"Stockton University's Annual Hip-Hop Summit Features Talib Kweli" SNJ Today December 7, 2017

"What does Thanksgiving mean to us now?" The Metro November 22, 2017

Critics Weigh In On Trump's New Travel Ban CBS Philly September 25, 2017

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM September 20, 2017

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM August 16, 2017

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM July 19, 2017

"Inaugural race relations conference at Christian Stronghold tackles many subjects" The Philadelphia Tribune July 5, 2017

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM June 21, 2017

"Cosby Unraveled Episode 8: Mistrial" WHYY News Works June 19, 2017

"Pain of racism can sting can sting more when source is familiar" AP June 17, 2017 

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM May 17, 2017

"Black Joy with Timothy Welbeck" The Pulse, WHYY 90.9 FM February 24, 2017

“None of the Crayons Matched My Skin” The Philadelphia Inquirer January 30, 2017

"The 116 Life x Tyree Boyd Pates" The 116 Life November 26, 2016

The Turn-Up Show 104.7 FM November 11, 2016; November 9, 2016

“Residents Relish Obama’s Time in Office” The Philadelphia Tribune July 23, 2016

"The Hidden History of Compton Hip-Hop: Part One" The Kindland June 16, 2016

“Councilman Screws Up Important Message by Telling People to Throw Rocks at Cops” The Huffington Post January 8, 2016

Was Tamir Rice Stereotyped? Focus On Cleveland Boy's Physical Build Rooted In US Slavery, Black Parents Say” International Business Times, New December 29, 2015

 Wake Up With the WURD WURD 900 AM, November 9, 2015

"Katz Lecture Panelists Discuss Brain Injuries and Ethics Fandom" Philadelphia University Today November 5, 2015

“Planned Parenthood: To Fund or Defund…That is the Question” Forth District October 9, 2015

“Straight Outta Compton” Interview The World Tonight BBC Radio 4 August 28, 2015

“Straight Outta Compton' Black Lives Matter: NWA's Legacy Is Reflected In Anti-Police Brutality Movement 25 Years Later” International Business Times August 14, 2015

"#BlackJoy Janelle Monae and Jidenna Lead Philly March Against Police Brutality" OogeeWoogee August 12, 2015

“Rachel Dolezal, Iggy Azalea And Cultural Appropriation: When Admiration of Black Culture Becomes Offensive” International Business Times June 18, 2015

“Who owns hip-hop?: 'Cultural appropriation' debate rages on” The Philadelphia Inquirer February 12, 2015

“Hip-hop website Oogeewoogee aims to show the world an intelligent, creative, thoughtful generation” The Philadelphia Inquirer December 9, 2014

“New radio station Boom lets Philly tune in to classic hip-hop” News Works WHYY November 28, 2014

Places and Spaces with Dj Aura Germantown Radio May 4, 2014

The Corner Temple University WHIP Radio May 3, 2014

The Corner Temple University WHIP Radio February 15, 2014

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM April 18, 2014

The Mid-Morning MOJO with Stephanie Renee WURD 900 AM March 31, 2014

Radio Courtroom with Michael Coard, Esq. WURD 900 AM March 26, 2014


Press Coverage

Friends on 15th Podcast Interview September 16, 2019

Balancing the Grind with Timothy Welbeck Stop the Breaks August 14, 2019

Meet Timothy Welbeck: Professor and Attorney By Day, Rapper By Night The North Star July 10, 2019

LIVE Wellness Radio Show (interview) WURD 900 AM July 9, 2019

Episode 2: Curators of Hip-Hop feat. Timothy Welbeck Curators of Hip-Hop October 29, 2018

Most Slept on Radio (Interview) 98.5 FM WJYN September 12, 2018

Episode 199: Renaissance Man feat. Timothy Welbeck (Interview) Tissue in the Tape August 27, 2018

The Lounge (interview) WURD 900 AM July 31, 2018

Vision Beats Radio (interview) KSER 90.7 FM July 15, 2018

"Timothy Welbeck's 'Dreams Without Borders' Has Us Thinking Differently About the American Dreams" Black Aphillyated

"Timothy Welbeck Dreams Without Borders (The American Dream) feat. Adan Bean" Rapzilla

"Timothy Welbeck Talks No City for Young Men,  Balancing Multiple Roles, and His Multi-City Tour" [Interview] Dead End Hip-Hop

Timothy Welbeck No City for Young Men Album Review Dead End Hip-Hop

Timothy Welbeck No City for Young Men Album Stream Dead End Hip-Hop

Timothy Welbeck releases long-awaited album No City for Young Men Trackstarz

"Discuss Why There's No City for Young Men" Billy Penn

"Wyclef Jean visits Temple hip-hop class: 'The new innovators are in this room' The Philadelphia Inquirer

"Wyclef Jean drops in on Temple students with a lecture on arts and hip-hop" College Hip-Hop

"Inspirational Professor Timothy Welbeck raps his lectures at Temple University" – REVOLT TV

"Christian emcee/professor Timothy Welbeck raps in lectures to students" – Rapzilla

Watch Timothy Welbeck’s “May You Ever” Video – Respect Magazine

"New Music Monday" Forth District

"Professor and Hip-Hop Artist Timothy Welbeck Encourages Women in 'May You Ever'" – Black Aphillyated

"'May You Ever' Channels Inner Greatness In Women" – Hype Fresh Magazine

"Timothy Welbeck 'May You Ever' from 'No City for Young Men' Album" – Rep Da King Magazine

"Premiere: Timothy Welbeck - 'The Souls of Black Folk'" – Hype Fresh Magazine

"Timothy Welbeck Releases 'The Souls of Black Folk' Video" – Respect Magazine

Video: Timothy Welbeck - The Souls of Black Folk ft. Dozzy Daniel" – Rapzilla

"Watch: Timothy Welbeck Tiny Desk-Style performance" – Respect Magazine

"New Music Monday" Forth District

"'Rap and Ball 2.0' Touches on Black Community Issues" – Hype Fresh Magazine

"Rap and Ball Video" – The Paper: A City College of New York Publication

"Music: Timothy Welbeck - Nobody ft. Tomeka Carroll & Domonique Wilson" – Rapzilla

"Release: Timothy Welbeck Nobody feat. Tomeka Carroll & Domonique Wilson" – Gospel Centric

"New Music/Video: Timothy Welbeck - Nobody feat. Tomeka Carroll & Domonique Wilson (@timothywelbeck)" – Yada Magazine

“Music Now: Artist Feature” – Beats and Lyrics Magazine

“Music You Need to Know” –  Bro Bible

“Artists 2 Watch” – Skope Magazine

“Kacey Chrysler Show” – Radio 102.5 FM

“Power Hour Muzik” – Temple University WHIP Radio

"HBCU Artist Spotlight [Timothy Welbeck] of Morehouse College" –  HBCU Digest

"Pour les Amateurs de Rap Conscient et Real Hip Hop a Decouri [Timothy Welbeck] Premier Opus Bientot Dans Les Bacs" Rap-As

"Le Rappeur [Timothy Welbeck] vous Offre 5 Titres de Son Prochain Album en Exclusivite Pour Rap-As.Com" Rap-As

"Mega Blast Rap-As.Com Une Centaine de MP3 Gratuits Offerts par Nos Partenaires pour Celebrer 2011 Alors Connectez Vous Sur le Blog de L'emission Rap-As.Tv Tout est Gratuit pour votre Culture Musicale et Votre Lecteur MP3" Rap-As

"[Timothy Welbeck] - Have Plenty feat. Tomeka Carroll" Sphere of Hip-Hop

"Chican's Choice - [Timothy Welbeck] Shades of Grace" Chican's Choice

"Adding to His Kingdom: Enter the Mind of [Timothy Welbeck]" Hip-Hop Stardom 101

"John Lennon Songwriting Contest Session 1 Winners" John Lennon Songwriting Contest