Here’s a link roundup of what’s been going on over the last few days in battle rap. Our Year In Review will be starting at the end of the year, but there’s already been quite a few lists dropping from VladTV, TOBattleBlog, and the battling subreddit. Plus Machild says he wants to battle Dizaster, and the new issue of 100 Bars Magazine dropped.
- VladTV has released their Top URL Battle Of 2013 list, ranking all of the battles that URL put out this year.
- TOBattleBlog has released their Top 5 URL Battles of 2013, plus a few honorable mentions.
- TOBattleBlog also released their Top 5 Don’t Flop Battles of 20o13.
- The r/rapbattles section on Reddit dropped their Underrated Battles of 2013 list.
- HipHopDX has an interview with Madchild, who wants to battle Dizaster.
- 100 Bars Magazine has dropped their 4th issue, with Organik, Dizaster & Pat Stay on the cover.
- Alchemist named Rum Nitty vs Danny Myers Battle Of The Year, Aspect One agrees.
- Lush One says the BOTY is Illmac vs Bigg K, Okwerdz agrees.