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Following the massive success of the U.K rap battle league Don’t Flop, Sedgwick Avenue will be the host of the first Don’t Flop event in Leeds. Main battles including Matter vs Pamflit and Lunar C vs Micky Worthless amongst a list of try out battles, plus Hip-Hop Kings will be hosting the after party up until 22:00 Tickets are £3.00 on the door however the Hip-Hop Kings after party is free. You can view the official flyer to the Don’t Flop Leeds event above, and you can also view the Lunar C exclusive freestyle and interview on the video player below.
Making his debut on Hip-Hop Kings is Manchester based Diligent Fingers with the video for his single “99% Freestyle”. Diligent Fingers shows his effortless rhyming style over the Sonnyjim and Wizard orginal track with his own little twist which has been credited with just under 1000 youtube views to date. Look out for plenty of new music from Diligent Fingers in the forthcoming months, however you can watch Diligent Fingers – 99% Freestyle on the video player below.
Bradford MC Lunar C has been making a huge impact in the Dont Flop battle scene, and he’s recently collaborated with Huddersfield based Jack Flash for their single “Call It”. The brand new video has been filmed by Paul Cockcroft, and the single (produced by Wizard) is set to be well received across the country. Check out the Hip-Hop Kings archives for Lunar C and Jack Flash music and videos, however you can watch Lunar C and Jack Flash – Call It on the video player below.
U.K/German based underground Hip-Hop artist JollyJay has teamed up with Bajka for their latest collaborative single “Virtual”. The track has been produced by Cloud 9, and is a great way to keep JollyJay‘s fans fed with new music. A lot has been happening for JollyJay, and he’ll be celebrating the sucess of “Scattered Colours on the Rubiks Cube” has now sold 1000 copies, so JollyJay is in the process of re-ordering another 1000. If you haven’t bought your copy yet please do so from the link above. JollyJay is working on two upcoming projects, one with production from Doe Diggla which is described as more upbeat/electronic, and the second following the path of his debut release with H-to-0 “Scattered Colours on the Rubika Cube”. Lastly JollyJay is set to square up against “D’Meitz” in the Don’t Flop International battle, which has been highly anticipated from the Don’t Flop and Grindtime battle leagues. You can listen to JollyJay ft Bajka – Virtual on the audio player below.
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We have caught up with Bradford based MC Lunar C at the latest Dont Flop event in Sheffield for an exclusive interview and freestyle for Hip-Hop Kings. I linked with Lunar C originally in Manchester during his Don’t Flop try-out, and he has the full support and co-sign from Hip-Hop Kings. Watch out for Lunar C in the forthcoming Don’t Flop battle league, and further music releases as we progress through 2011. You can watch the Lunar C interview and freestyle for Hip-Hop Kings here.
As many of the Hip-Hop Kings fans will already know, we are the official media partner for the filming and behind the scenes footage for the Don’t Flop battle league. Both myself and Dan from Nomadic Productions were recently in Sheffield for the “To The Test 6” battle event, which featured the likes of Lunar C, Matter, Bowski and Jefferson Price amongst the battlers. Look out for the behind the scenes footage in London coming very soon, however you can watch Dont Flop “To The Test 6” behind the scenes on the video player below.
As part of the Don’t Flop “April Fools” series, a brand new video was hosted today which features Eurgh vs Hines in a genuine freestyle battle. Random words were selected and hosted on a projector prior to the battle, and both Eurgh and Hines are challenged to rap on topic according to the worlds. Make sure you attend the Don’t Flop in Manchester (LINK) where Hip-Hop Kings will be filming behind the scenes and conducting interviews. You can watch Don’t Flop – Eurgh vs Hines Word Freestyle battle below.
Making his third appearance at Don’t Flop is Brighton / German based JollyJay, against Prince Kong in a cash match. JollyJay has history with Prince Kong, when battling TC who is another member of Rumcom, Prince Kong shouted out and JollyJay responded challenging Prince Kong to a battle. Don’t Flop present the typical three round battle with no OT but an unlimited time in the last verse. You can watch Don’t Flop – JollyJay vs Prince Kong on the video player below.
Shoutout to Sturban Clothing who are constantly promoting the local and national Hip-Hop scene. They’ve hooked up with U.K battle rapper Sensa so fans can preview his upcoming album “Do You Know Me” and have offered the project as a free download to fans. Sensa is probably most known for his Don’t Flop appearances, and has recetly battled U.S based Soul Khan in the latest “Blood In The Water” series. Click the link below to download Sensa – Do You Know Me and watch the live battle with Soul Khan too.
The U.K battle series “Don’t Flop” recently presented the doubles final which was held in London. Scottish rap battle duo Gasp and Depths travelled down from Scotland, to battle Don’t Flop regulars Tenchoo and Lego. Don’t Flop finals are three rounds of 90 seconds, and with judges voting the winners receive a £250 cash prize, along with beats and Don’t Flop T-Shirts. Look out for a new Don’t Flop “Blood In The Water” event coming soon, and Hip-Hop Kings regular JollyJay making an appearance too. You can watch Tenchoo x Lego vs Gasp x Depths – Don’t Flop Doubles Final below.