Battle raps leading platform, SMACK/URLTV aka the Ultimate Rap League, have unveiled their highly anticipated URLTV mobile App. The subscription-based App is only $7.99 a month (much in the same vein as Netflix... Read Article
King Of The Dot’s star-studded “Town Bidness” battle rap card this weekend is to be held over two days in Oakland, CA featuring a host of the cultures finest and most in-form. Long established as the premium nu... Read Article
SMACK/URLTV Announces Battle Rap Event Of The Year With Loaded Lux, Pat Stay, Aye Verb, Tsu Surf + more
SMACK/URLTV have followed up their blockbuster Resolution event in Atlanta last fortnight which featured the return of Cassidy to battle rap vs. a now victorious Goodz with the full announcement of their next m... Read Article
The surprise announcement of the Tsu Surf vs. Geechi Gotti battle was unveiled live on stage. The battle is schedule to appear on the upcoming NOME 9 event in Houston, Texas set for Saturday, June 8th.
‘St. Louis Superman’ Documentary Highlighting Rapper Oops aka Congressman Bruce Franks Jr. Set to Shine at Tribeca Film Festival
A powerful new documentary follows Bruce Franks Jr., a Ferguson activist and battle rapper who was elected to the overwhelmingly white and Republican Missouri House of Representatives, as he works to overcome b... Read Article
Cassidy who boasted a astounding 5001 and o record in battling all during promo for the epic contest, took his first "L" to a rapper Goodz.
Rare Breed Entertainment (RBE) has finalized the card for their upcoming and appropriately titled “Closure” Battle Rap event in Atlanta for earlier next month. Featuring RBE debuts for both Charlie Clips and Hi... Read Article
People look to Cassidy's battle with former Roc-A-fella rhyme-spitter Freeway to determine his legend status in battle rap.
After passing away last month to much fanfare, it has now been revealed that late battle rapper Tech 9 was facing some really serious charges at the time of his death. According to court documents from the C... Read Article
Battle Rapper turned commentator and the culture's version of Stephen A. Smith, Tech 9 transitioned over the weekend, leaving the entire culture mourning.
That low life thug turned the new bad guy of battle rap Jakkboy Maine seems to have touched a nerve with the Grammy-Award winning Lupe Fiasco in his recent battle vs. Chicago legend Big T on URLTV. Coming out s... Read Article
After a relative hiatus for a variety of reasons over recent years after peaking in a major way, it appears that female battle rap may well and truly be back with Queen Of The Ring’s stacked “Watch The Throne 3... Read Article
Earlier this year it was announced that English Sony Music recording artist Shotty Horroh will make his long-awaited return to battle rap against a then mystery opponent. Speculations swirled amongst fans with ... Read Article
Rare Breed Entertainment have built off the back of their successful Pearly Gates 3 event last week which featured the mega-grudge match of Hollow Da Don vs. Math Hoffa with the newly announced Blood, Sweat &am... Read Article
Rare Breed Ent. (RBE) rap battle league is set to build off of a very impressive year with an even stronger 2019 seemingly in the works. RBE has established itself now firmly in the top 3 big leagues along with... Read Article
URL has its first major event this year, after a jam-packed 2018, will be the highly anticipated "SMACK Volume 4" card this Saturday February 9th.
BullPen Battle League continues to start 2019 with a bang with their stacked “Superbowl” card going down this afternoon in Atlanta, showing and proving why it is widely regarded as the number one rap battle lea... Read Article
Battle rap on beat may bring up memories of years gone by, but the team at Verbal WarZone Battle League have found an innovative way to mesh that pure vibe of rappers riding and battling out over beats with the... Read Article
On paper, the rap battle lineups are exceptional. Just judging off the battles that have already been announced, leagues are looking to the culture of battle rap to the next level. Let's take a quick look at fi... Read Article