The State of Battle Rap

I oftentimes ponder where battle rap is headed and what the future holds for the culture.  After much thought, the only truth that I have found is that it is a very difficult question to answer.  The 2016 season was different from...
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TECH 9 VS JERRY WESS | Let’s Get To That ! |

While I must admit this wasn’t the most impressive battle, it was decent enough to keep my attention for three rounds.  Performance and lyrical content were the key factor to keeping this battle interesting.  Oddly enough we didn’t get a heavy dose...

DNA x Warren Wint – ” All About “

This is a gem that I found while surfing and contemplating on whether or not to get the KOTD PPV today.  I think this may have convinced me.  Dope beat, hot hook and solid lyrics.  Check it out.
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NOBL PRESENTS B’ERIC VS T.RILEY

This is another premier match-up of the Top Tier 2 event presented by NOBL.  Before I get into the battle I want to stress what I’ve learned from this event.  NOBL truly has the capacity to be the premier league of the...
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NOBL PRESENTS 4KUS VS SIRE

New Orleans has a sleeper battle out there that I’ve been meaning to bring to the attention of anyone unaware.  A number of battles from this card have been released and from the looks of it, it was a successful event.  4KUS...

The Glove Up Pregame: Sno Vs MegaDef

This is perhaps one of the most difficult battles to call, on the card.  I say this because we haven’t seen the Sno-man for a while now.  It presents more of a challenge to predict a battle when you haven’t seen an emcee battle in...

The Glove Up Pregame: Anubis Vs Lexx Luthor

This match-up is a great example of why it doesn’t take big names to create a great battle.  It takes great battlers and a culmination of other things to create an  epic clash.  Both of these emcees meet that criteria, so I’m...

Glove Up Pregame: Hemi Vs. Klax Green

Klax is defined by the Urban Dictionary as, so bad as to cause pain in anything that is witness to the horribleness.  It’s a fitting name for an emcee with more than his fair share of talent.  What stands out the most...
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HILIFE LIVE VS CHRIS TROTTER | Wanna See A Dead Body? |

Wanna see a dead body?  It’s been a while since I’ve seen a definite body-bag.  The drought is over.  What we have here is a massive beat down of mammoth proportions. In terms of Chris Trotter this battle, the never-ending first round...