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Battle Rap Brings the Craft Back to the Basics

For more than 35 years, battle rap has grown and evolved to become one of hip-hop's major elements. Now meet some of the faces carrying the movement into 2016.

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Drake Says He Would Love To Enter The Battle Rap Scene

No matter what your opinion is on Drake, you can't deny that he is a student of the game and a fan of hip-hop culture and music on every level

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Battle Rapper Young B The Future Dies From Mutiple Gun Shot Wounds

Young B The Future, a rising star in the battle rap world, was killed last night (Dec. 8) in Los Angeles after being shot multiple times...

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Photo Credit: Relz Life Photography
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Royce Da 5’9″ Wants To Avoid Comparisons To Guru

Slight Work
New projects with Eminem, DJ Premier and Slaughterhouse are making Royce Da 5'9" a busy man.
Words Dan Rys

Editor’s Note: This story originally appeared in the October/November 2014 issue of XXL Magazine...

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Royce Da 5’9″ On Shady Records And His PRhyme LP With DJ Premier

Royce Da 5'9" has aligned himself with some of the biggest names in hip-hop throughout his career, whether it be with his partners in crime in Slaughterhouse or as one half of the duo Bad Meets Evil alongside Eminem...

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Loaded Lux On Why Battle Rap Will Never Go Away

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Cassidy Will Make A Return To Battle Rap By Taking On Dizaster

Cassidy is making a return to his roots later this year as he will step back into the battle rap arena by challenging battle rap heavyweight Dizaster

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Alchemy Networks Launches Rap Battle Network

Back in May of this year, Alchemy Networks, a digital network that produces urban lifestyle and celebrity entertainment with a focus on music, storytelling and urban stage plays, announced the launch of the Rap Battle Network...

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Kevin Hart Battles Meek Mill Backstage at Fabolous Show [Video]

Before the Fabolous/Ray J scuffle, comedian Kevin Hart showed off his battle rap skills for Meek Mill...

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The real life Tyrone Biggums

Charles Hamilton's not so triumphant return to Twitter.

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