R.I.P. Muhammad Ali: The Father of Battle Rap

R.I.P. Muhammad Ali: The Father of Battle Rap

Due the proximity of hip-hop’s inception and the height of Ali’s career, it can be argued that Ali’s rhyming taunts could have been a direct inspiration for emcees who rhymed witty sayings over the mic to keep the crowd going and the DJ famous. Continue reading R.I.P. Muhammad Ali: The Father of Battle Rap