if you are a podcast enthusiast or looking to explore the world of podcasts, you're in luck! today we sum up a list of the top 8 podcasts that we are obsessed with. these podcasts cover a wide range of topics and are sure to keep you entertained and informed.
whether you're into science, true crime, news, music, knowledge, or inspiring talks, there's something for everyone. happy listening!
1. SERIAL, serial productions & the new york times
if you enjoy true crime stories, serial is the podcast for you. this investigative journalism podcast takes a deep dive into real-life cases, unraveling the mysteries and presenting them in a captivating narrative format. each season focuses on a different case, keeping you hooked from start to finish!
“stories of love, loss and redemption”. model love is such an amazing collection of different facets of love. with some of the best storytelling, this podcast captures the details of love and relationships. based on the weekly new york times column, this podcast is hosted by anna martin.
3. RADIOLAB, WNYC studios
radio lab is this amazing podcast where the hosts ask deep questions and use investigative journalism to get the answers. you might go through science, legal history, or even into the home of someone across the world. this is a podcast full of wonder, mystery and science!
4. THE DAILY, the new york times
twenty minutes a day, five days a week, this podcast offers a deep dive into current events, featuring interviews with journalists and experts. perfect to keeping up with the news nowadays.
5. DISSECT, spotify studios
the “master's course in hip hop” you need. this podcast analyzes the music and meaning of one album per season, one song per episode. kendrick lamar, tyler the creator, frank ocean, j cole and jay-z are some of the names you can hear about. next season will dive deep into albums by mac miller, beyoncé, kanye west and more.
6. THE SLOW NEWCAST, tortoise media
the slow newscast investigates and focus on stories that really matter around the world. from the war in ukraine, the downfall of boris johnson, to true crime and injustice and real life mysteries, this team is devoted to narrative investigations, with a different approach to journalism. top quality investigations and reporting, I must say.
7. EVERYTHING IS ALIVE, radiotopia
well… everything is alive is a podcast that's hard to describe without it sounding incredibly weird. imagine giving a voice to inanimate objects. this podcast is a straightforward interview with one tiny twist: the guests are objects. believe me, this podcast is so funny and enjoyable to listen to and it definitely provides an escape from reality.
8. THE TED HOUR, NPR
the TED radio hour brings you the best talks from the renowned TED stage. each episode revolves around a specific theme, featuring a collection of TED talks that explore different perspectives and ideas. if you're looking for inspiration and thought-provoking discussions, the TED radio hour is a must-listen.
sofia torres is the digital media designer at CINCO. born in '97, she believes her strong passion for what she does enables her to create meaningful work. her educational background includes a master in multimedia design at the university of coimbra. since day one, she's loving working at CINCO.