Pat Stay, a popular battle rapper who took on some of the culture's best, is reportedly dead after a stabbing incident over the weekend.
A lot of rappers talk about changing the game but Remy Ma is really standing on business. She hopes to shorten the pay gap for female rappers with her new battle league.
This coming Saturday (September 18), over a dozen of the United States' top competitors vying for a chance to take their skills to the world finals in December will verbally clash in Los Angeles for a chance to represent the nation against the world's best.
At URL's NOME XI event this past weekend, Drizzy ran into his potential battle rap foe in Murda Mook backstage at the event.
While the early returns said that Cassidy bested his rival in Hitman Holla, the battle was a lot closer than some thought.
This weekend, URL and Caffeine continue their fruitful partnership to put on Ultimate Madness 3, a bracket-styled tournament pitting some of the game's veteran voices against some of battle rap's rising stars.
A Twitter story about finding shrimp tails in a box of Cinnamon Toast Crunch now includes Topanga from Boy Meets World, NBA Live 2003 and Kanye West.
The Philadelphia rapper is set to take on St. Louis, Mo. battle rap veteran Hitman Holla in a highly anticipated bout next month but not before an intense face-off preview that has battle rap Twitter talking.
Produced in conjunction with Joe Biden's campaign and URL, the brief battle showcases the lyricists in a debate over voting.
Caffeine will stream the six-week-long tournament featuring 16 battle rappers in a bracket-style, single-elimination tournament with battles kicking off this Saturday (May 23).