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Friends Like Us

A Podcast featuring women of color with different views on hot topics. 

Apr 10, 2019


Autumn Rowe is the LA-based, Bronx-born songwriter behind some of your favorite songs. She is a songwriter for Sony ATV and Stellar Songs. She was a featured voice coach on season 2 of the US X Factor, working alongside Simon Cowell, Britney Spears, Demi Lovato, and LA Reid. She also served as a coach on America's Got Talent for five years, during which she coached the 2016 winner Grace VanderWaal. She has written songs for Cher Lloyd, Leona Lewis, Dua Lipa, Jesse McCartney, Zendaya, and Kylie Minogue- to name a few of the many talents. In addition to being a songwriter, Rowe is also a DJ under the name AFTR-PRTY. Fun fact: She is a newly wed! Congrats, Autumn!

Erin Jackson can be seen nightly in many of New York City’s top comedy clubs, and recently made her late night debut on CONAN. Her stand-up has also been featured on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Comedy Central and truTV. She co-hosted three seasons of “Exhale,” a panel talk series on the ASPiRE television network, and has appeared on MSNBC, NFL Network, truTV, VH-1, and TV Guide Network as a panelist on numerous sports and pop-culture shows. Fun fact: Her album Grudgery is on sale now on all platforms!

Aminah Imani is a stand-up comedian, host, and actor who can be seen nightly at comedy clubs and venues in New York city. Aminah’s notable performance at her alma mater, Howard University's Homecoming Comedy Show paved the way for career highlights including; 2018 Carolines on Broadway March Madness Comedy competition, the DC Comedy Festival, Skankfest Comedy Festival, online content with Buzzfeed and television appearance on Viceland. Aminah currently produces the Wine Before Nine podcast and hosts a weekly comedy show in New York, Comedy at the Knitting Factory. Fun Fact: She is a single mother and has a fantastic list of frugal New York City hacks on the Time Out website.

Always hosted by Marina Franklin- Trainwreck, Louie Season V, The Jim Gaffigan Show, Conan O'Brien, and HBO's Crashing