By now it is common knowledge that former Jive recording artist and Swizz Beats protegé, Cassidy lost in a rap battle against the Bronx bomber, Goodz. The two have had history. They were both loosely affilia... Read Article
Legendary Harlem battle rapper Murda Mook has announced his long-awaited return to battle rap’s premiere platform SMACK/URLTV, appearing on the platform's inaugural "Summer Impact" card. The event will be held... Read Article
C3 is the heir to the throne left by the legendary Queens femcee, Roxanne Shante. 2019 has been a year of transformation for the battle rapper.
Hitman Holla, Charlie Clips, Tsu Surf, Loaded Lux and Jaz The Rapper Announced for ‘Summer Impact’ Event on SMACK/URLTV
Halfway through their most successful year since their formation almost a decade ago, battle rap’s world leader SMACK/URLTV have announced their flagship event for 2019. This year combining two tentpole events ... Read Article
What would happen when your favorite rapper's favorite rapper says you elevated the game? Would you be at a loss for words or would that make you work that much harder? In light of their last two cards, R... Read Article
URL’s New Franchise ‘Summer Impact,’ First Battle Announced Tsu Surf and Tay Roc Vs. Loaded Lux and Hollow Da Don
URL does it again by shifting the culture with a new franchise to tickle the fancy of battle rap enthusiasts. Combining two of their marque events, Summer Madness and Double Impact, the world's most respected ... Read Article
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
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
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
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
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.
Platinum-selling, number 1 charting Philadelphia legend Cassidy makes his long-awaited return to battle rap, this time debuting on the SMACK/URL stage vs. Bronx legend Goodz. This will be Cassidy’s first battle... Read Article
Harlem battle rap legend Loaded Lux is set to make his long-awaited return to SMACK / URL next year, with a NOME 9 appearance battling against St Louis’ Aye Verb in Houston, Texas. Without a doubt, one of th... Read Article
After a successful venture internationally with the weekend’s Summer Madness 8 in London, URL has announced that their next major event will be SMACK Volume 3 on Saturday, December 15th. Smack Volume, an... Read Article
The quality announcements keep on coming for SMACK / URLTV’s Summer Madness 8 in London, with Arsonal vs. Nu Jerzey Twork the fourth announcement on an already stacked card on November 10 and came as somewhat o... Read Article
Ultimate Rap League has announced the third battle for their first event to be held overseas, in Summer Madness 8 in London. The tried and test veteran that is New York’s Iron Solomon who has a very strong year... Read Article
The battle rap strike is officially over. To effectively punctuate the end of this so-called "strike" (one that barely got started), SMACK/ URL took over Club Amazura in Jamaica, Queens to reclaim their thro... Read Article
Canada’s talented and imposing yet hilarious Pat Stay is set to battle URL’s top gunner, Tay Roc on SMACK/ URL’s Summer Madness 8. This card will be the league's first ever abroad event held in London on Saturd... Read Article
Battle rap fans are looking forward to October 13, 2018. The world renowned URL is returning to their east coast roots. The strike is officially over. A dozen battle rappers are getting back to work. Early-b... Read Article