KOTD presents: West Coast Squad Tour Edmonton [News]
Edmonton, AB – Brought to you by King of the Dot Entertainment, the battle-rap phenomenon that is KOTD makes its way to Edmonton on July 19 for a stop at the Studio Music Foundation (10940 166A Street). If King of the Dot (KOTD) doesn’t ring any bells – which I doubt – then let me fill you in: founded in 2008 in Toronto by local-resident Organik, KOTD started out as a small platform for the local battle-rap community. Fast-forward six years later; KOTD is one of North America’s – scratch that – one of the world’s top hip-hop battling leagues in urban entertainment. With co-signs from the likes of Drake, Classified, Choclair, Alchemist, Maestro and more; KOTD is renowned for its quality product and professional organization worldwide.
Doors open at 7 p.m. and tickets are $15 in advance. For more details, keep it locked on the events Facebook Page and peep the official flyer after the jump.
This West Coast Squad tour includes appearances by Organik, Bishop Brigante, Scott Jackson, Gully TK, and Corey Charron (Side note: Charron will be hosting a freestyle tourney during this event, in which the winner will get his or her chance to face off with Charron, himself).
MCs who will be facing off in battle include: Spud vs Notez, Rezza Reckt vs Philip Solo, Trippz vs Billy Shakes, Pleuto vs NineLivez, and Troublez vs Sly Slivers. Not much else to think about now is there? Come out and see what these cats are workin’ with.