The last few weeks Battle Rap has been making its way on the radio. Ebro from Hot97’s “Ebro In The Morning” has had on two big name battle rappers. Now the crew had a sit down talk to the brains behind the URL Battle Rap operation. Legend Smack White & Business Man Beasley as Ebro referred to him came to chop it up. They got to the bottom of a lot of unanswered questions toward the Battle Rap Culture and even had a special guest.
New Jersey rapper Tsu Surf, who’s made a name for himself on the battle scene over the last few years, stopped by Ebro In The Morning this week on Hot 97. While talking to Ebro, Rosenberg and Laura Stylez, Tsu discussed battling, called out Murda Mook, says he’s NOT doing Summer Madness and even insinuates that Meek Mill is popping pills. Hmm! Check out the interview below!
King Los has been getting a lot of buzz lately! His free styling ability and flow is on another level that is getting him recognized all over the world. Just this past weekend King Los made it to an out of town Battle Rap event put together by URLTV. King Los not only came to show love to the Battle Rap culture at “Traffic”, which was The first URL Main stage event for the West Coast, but he dropped a few bars as well.
Battle rapper Tsu Surf was arrested Friday night (July 24th) in his hometown of Newark, NJ. He was arrested on charges marijuana possession and driving on a suspended license. The rapper was booked at Essex County Correctional Facility. Surf was released the same day. Click the gallery to see his mugshot.
Meek Mill set the internet on fire last night when he decided to call out Drake for having a ghostwriter during a twitter rant. Everyone from fans to fellow rappers have been putting their two cents in on the controversy, most recently battle rapper Daylyt chimed in. Daylyt posted a video calling out Meek Mill and taking a shot at Rick Ross in the process. Hit the jump for more.
Meek Mill just dropped his album “Dreams Worth More Then Money” and its a BANGER! Check out a battle from when he was 18 years old in Philly making a name for himself. #IFWT! #TBT Watch Meek Mill Battle vs Nagos In Philly At 18 Years Old #MeekSeason.
Kevin Hart beats battle rapper and viral star D C Young fly on a episode of Wildin Out that aired this week. The skits on the show are set to let the two teams have a comical argument back and forth roasting each other. Check out the video clip and see how Hitman’s Bars were no match for Kevin Hart as you can see he was too quick with the come backs.
After he approached Murda Mook with a desire to battle him last year, Drake has not quite made good on his word just yet. On Saturday at Smack/URL’s NOME 5 battle, though, Drake made an appearance and promised that he would battle Mook…but only if Mook gets in the ring with Tsu Surf first. Of course, Tsu is up for the challenge. Sitting down with ItsBizkit, the New Jersey rapper discusses Drake’s co-sign, his new single with Styles P and more. Check out the interview below to hear what he has to say!
Hitting you up with another battle rap segment , this time we’ve Chicago’s BIG T & Detroit’s D12 rapper Bizarre discussing their views on the up and coming smack URLTV event called N.O.M.E 5 ( Night Of The Main Event 5) Details about there input of the Charlie Clips Vs Hollow Da Don main card in which im really looking forward to seeing (birdman hand rub) , they also speak on the fresh new blood coming out of the midwest. T was asked about the showdown between Clips & Hollow and gave his input that he in the past has battled both and found hollow was a more difficult adversary due to his lyrical ability, but felt like he took the W on his battle against Clips. He described this rap battle to be a war if they both come out on their A game. Then Biz & T were both asked who they think should step up and face off against Harlem’s vet Murda Mook. They both carried on to say Charlie Clips would make a great match up for Mook for a “King Of Harlem” type of battle their reasons for that statement is because both Mook & Charlie have beat other opponents from Harlem and whoever would come out as the victor would be crowned champ of Harlem. You can view further details in the video below.