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About writingbattleraphistory

I journal music, pop culture, and Battle Rap culture. WritingBattleRapHistory started off as a blog dedicated to Battle Rap that expanded into other genres. WritingBattleRapHistory is a branch of a larger company that I own & operate, The Savoy Media Group. This blog is dedicated to writing about music, pop culture, Battle Rap and their many facets with integrity and honesty. Those who love these topics are welcome to read, comment, and share.

Strangely Enough, Desiigner May Be New York’s Answer

  “I got broads in Atlanta, blah blah bluh blah blah da jamma…” And whatever else he said.  Those are some lyrics from Desiigner’s new single Panda.  And this is where we are in hip hop now – experimenting with … Continue reading

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Letter2Shine (Analysis)

Just when you think you’re over Daylyt and his antics he reminds you, in a way that only he can, that he is equipped with the gift of verse, when he drops battle bars like he does in his latest … Continue reading

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Bigg K’s 3rd Round KO

Wheeew!  When you talk about things that are revealing you have to talk about Bigg K’s third round against Math Hoffa at GO-Rilla Wafare’s, The Crown 2 event in Chicago.  For a while now, Math has been under a dark … Continue reading

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Disconnecting the Dots

K-Shine is on a roll this year.  After teaming up with NWX and forming a battle rap duo with DNA, his career has soared to new heights.  A while ago we thought of Shine as the mouthy, pop-off-at-any-moment, Scrappy of … Continue reading

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Star Power

Cortez’s recent battle with Philly legend, Cyssero, on URL’s Summer Madness was nothing short of a great performance, especially as it relates to Cortez.  This should be very encouraging for him because for the past few years Cortez has been … Continue reading

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Dave East | Hate Me Now | #AlbumReview

Album Rating System 3 1/2 out of 5 records       Dave East, a Nas protégé, and new East Harlem up and comer, is an upgraded facsimile of what the streets of New York once were 20 years ago. Going through … Continue reading

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Jay Rock – #90059 #AlbumReview

Album Rating System 4 out of 5 records        90059 is a zip code in South Los Angeles that encompasses parts of Watts, a historically black neighborhood once famous for being the city’s center of African-American culture, but in recent … Continue reading

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