Win a Copy of “How to Rap” Guide Book

Aspiring MCs, now is your chance to get tips from some of hip-hop’s best lyricists. XXLMag.com has four copies of How to Rap: The Art and Science of the Hip-Hop MC.

Including a foreword from legendary Queens rep Kool G Rap, the book includes advice and guidance from such artists as Big Daddy Kane, Nelly, Mobb Deep, Clipse, A Tribe Called Quest, E-40, Pharaohe Monch and Twista, among others.

The 340-page tome, written by Paul Edwards, includes extensive interviews giving insight into lyrical content, rhyme flow, rhythm and delivery.

The first four readers to hit XXL@harris-pub.com with their full name and address will win a copy of the book. XXLMag.com will contact the winners by email. Good luck.

How to Rap: The Art and Science of the Hip-Hop MC is in stores now. —XXL Staff

Update: The Contest is over

  • http://XXLmag.com Jayhard

    I’m copping at least 3 copies= 1 for Wacka Flacka Fag, 1for Pucci Mane and 1 for Souljah boy ain’t told nobody shit!!!!!!!!!!!

  • http://XXLMag.com Jayhard

    I’m copping 3 copies= 1 for Wacka Flacka Fag, 1 for Pucci Mane and 1 for Souljah Boy Ain’t told nobody SHIT !!!!!!!!!!!

  • Chris S

    …or you could just listen to Lupe Fiasco

  • Young Mo Fo

    LMAO @ JayHard, and Chris – yea, u cant learn from Lupe becuz hes the one ina million with that amount of talent.

    Ima get this for christmas for Young Money’s young foolz. Lil Twist and Lil Fuglee can use this shit

  • DownSouth

    I hope Canibus, Eminem, Nas, Chamillionaire, and Andree 3000 are giving tips in this book as well.

    DOWN SOUTH!!!