Battle rap is quickly growing as a culture. What was almost completely relegated to street corners and Youtube a few years ago has garnered national recognition, more tv programming, Pay-Per-View events, and other attention of the mainstream media. Hip Hop icons like Eminem, Snoop Dogg, and Drake have put on events for the battle scene and at this rate things can only continue to expand. That being the case, we’re here to keep you updated on all things battle rap. It’s always a great time to join the culture.

What’s up, battle fans? Happy holidays to all of you. Speaking of, URL has announced that they have some big plans for Christmas. Those plans include, but aren’t limited to, the release of the highly anticipated Chess vs Ave battle. But for now, we’ve got more than a few battles to hold you over. The first two battles from KOTD’s “Ganik vs Gully” event are here, and if you can’t wait for a Smack battle check out T-Top vs Tsu Surf. All that and more is here for y’all.