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.

Hello there! Hoping all you battle fans are having a happy holiday season! It’s been a busy couple of weeks in the battle rap world, with Ether battles dropping, title matches being released, and King of the Dot making a whole slew of announcements for their upcoming Blackout 5 event in February. So keep reading to see who won at Ether, who the KOTD champ is, and to find out which rappers are coming back to the ring in a couple months.