Drake vs. Kendrick — Who Would’ve Won?

Drake vs. Kendrick — Who Would’ve Won?

After years of subliminal back-and-forths, Drake seems to have comfortably settled into the role of a pop dancehall singer and Kendrick has snatched the crown as the resident god emcee. But what would’ve happened if industry politics had been put aside and egos were allowed to reign? Continue reading Drake vs. Kendrick — Who Would’ve Won?

The Top 7 ‘Battle Rappers’ Who Really Ain’t Bout That Battle Life

The Top 7 ‘Battle Rappers’ Who Really Ain’t Bout That Battle Life

Alright, let’s get this out of the way: Battle rap ain’t for everyone. Despite the fact that there’s an abundance of rappers in the game who fancy themselves lyrical combatants, the fact of the matter is that few actually understand the true nature of the craft. Continue reading The Top 7 ‘Battle Rappers’ Who Really Ain’t Bout That Battle Life

Hip Hop Legend ‘Pumpkinhead’ To Have Street Named After Him

Hip Hop Legend ‘Pumpkinhead’ To Have Street Named After Him

In June, the battle rap world, as well as Hip Hop in general, lost one of it’s underground legends when Robert “Pumpkinhead” Diaz — or PH, as he was also known — passed away following a minor surgery.

According to Chris Mitchell of BattleRap.com, the veteran MC and promoter will have a street in his Brooklyn, New York, neighborhood named after him.
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