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. Now is a great time to join the culture.

This edition of What’s New In Battle Rap has a couple of battles that feature some of the biggest names possible in Hollow vs Pat Stay and The Saurus vs Daylyt. King of the Dot is having quite an impressive time lately. Speaking of big battles, we’ve got word from Smack that a highly anticipated matchup is going to happen.