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 and Snoop Dogg 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.

Well, King of the Dot had its latest title match between Pat Stay and Illmaculate. If you’re a battle fan you probably know who won. If you don't, keep reading to find out (or just look at the picture). And even if you do, keep reading to catch some nice battle releases. A few of those are Chilla Jones’ return to URL, Real Deal and Fresco getting the team back together, and Danja Zone clashing with Danny Myers.