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Catch Tayyib Ali, Moufy, DJ IV & Jofo live in Halifax on Sept. 4 [News]

Catch Tayyib Ali, Moufy, DJ IV & Jofo live in Halifax on Sept. 4 [News]

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KOTD and GZ Battles Present: First Defense (Live) [Review/Photos]

KOTD and GZ Battles Present: First Defense (Live) [Review/Photos]

Vancouver, BC – Hip-hop in Vancity is growing in ways that don’t always get the spotlight, but if you’re paying attention, it’s … Read More »

KOTD West Coast Squad Tour stops in Edmonton [Review]

KOTD West Coast Squad Tour stops in Edmonton [Review]

Edmonton, AB – Since I joined HipHopCanada five months ago, 2014 has all of a sudden become a year of “firsts.” First … Read More »

Bishop Brigante talks KOTD West Coast Squad Tour, starting tonight in Calgary [Interview]

Bishop Brigante talks KOTD West Coast Squad Tour, starting tonight in Calgary [Interview]

Calgary, AB – Calgary, get ready for KOTD! Tonight marks the official start to the King of the Dot West Coast Squad … Read More »

KOTD presents: West Coast Squad Tour Edmonton [News]

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 … Read More »

Slaughterhouse announces MTV reality show: Road To Total Slaughter [News]

Slaughterhouse announces MTV reality show: Road To Total Slaughter [News]

Brooklyn, NY – Hip-hop group Slaughterhouse confirmed that they will be putting out a reality show on MTV based on battle rapping … Read More »

Recap: King of the Dot makes history with Blackout 4 [Article]

Recap: King of the Dot makes history with Blackout 4 [Article]

Toronto, ON – On January 24 and 25, King of the Dot set out to make history with Blackout 4. It was the first time … Read More »

King Of The Dot presents Gastown Vancouver at Fortune Sound on Feb. 22 [News]

King Of The Dot presents Gastown Vancouver at Fortune Sound on Feb. 22 [News]

Vancouver, BC – King Of The Dot is doing it up proper, bringing a handful of crazy battlers to Vancity’s Fortune Sound … Read More »

100 Bulletz talks battle rap & his debut album [Interview]

100 Bulletz talks battle rap & his debut album [Interview]

Burlington, ON – 100 Bulletz is the definition of multitalented. He has over 10 years of piano and violin training at The Royal … Read More »

Eurgh & Cruger vs Bender & Loe Pesci at Don’t Flop’s 5BW [Video]

Eurgh & Cruger vs Bender & Loe Pesci at Don’t Flop’s 5BW [Video]

Leeds, UK – Eurgh & Cruger vs Bender & Loe Pesci is here. This 2 on 2 battle took place at Don’t … Read More »

Real Deal talks his favourite battles, ghostwriting and more [Interview]

Real Deal talks his favourite battles, ghostwriting and more [Interview]

Pittsburgh, PA – In the world of battle rap Real Deal is known for disecting his opponents with sharp angles that cut … Read More »

King of the Dot’s Organik Announces BO4 Event [Video]

King of the Dot’s Organik Announces BO4 Event [Video]

Toronto, ON – King of the Dot is about to make history once again on January 24th and 25th with their annual … Read More »

The Saurus vs John John Da Don at King of the Dot’s BOTB 6 [Video]

The Saurus vs John John Da Don at King of the Dot’s BOTB 6 [Video]

Oakland, CA – The Saurus vs John John Da Don is here. In King of the Dot’s 3rd release from their BOTB … Read More »

Illmaculate vs Bigg K at King of the Dot’s BOTB 6 [Video]

Illmaculate vs Bigg K at King of the Dot’s BOTB 6 [Video]

Oakland, CA – Illmaculate vs Bigg K is here. This King of the Dot battle at their BOTB 6 event is a … Read More »

Dizaster vs Aye Verb at King of the Dot’s BOTB 6 [Video]

Dizaster vs Aye Verb at King of the Dot’s BOTB 6 [Video]

Oakland, CA – Dizaster vs Aye Verb is here. After King of the Dot’s massive World Domination 4 success back in August, … Read More »

JC vs 100 Bulletz at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

JC vs 100 Bulletz at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – JC vs 100 Bulletz is here. This King of the Dot World Domination 4 battle was originally scheduled to … Read More »

Real Deal vs Rone at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Real Deal vs Rone at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – Real Deal vs Rone is here. This King of the Dot World Domination 4 battle involved two of the … Read More »

Bonnie Godiva vs 40 B.a.r.r.s. at Queen of the Ring’s Do or Die [Video]

Bonnie Godiva vs 40 B.a.r.r.s. at Queen of the Ring’s Do or Die [Video]

New York, NY – Bonnie Godiva vs 40 B.a.r.r.s. is here. The main battle at Queen of the Ring’s Do or Die event featured … Read More »

Daylyt vs Loe Pesci at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Daylyt vs Loe Pesci at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – Daylyt vs Loe Pesci is finally here. Out of all the battles at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 … Read More »

Charlie Clips vs Hollohan at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Charlie Clips vs Hollohan at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – Charlie Clips vs Hollohan is here! The battle between Charlie Clips and Hollohan was originally supposed to go down … Read More »

Bonnie Godiva vs Young Gattas at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Bonnie Godiva vs Young Gattas at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – The battle between Young Gattas and Bonnie Godiva at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4 was a highly anticipated … Read More »

DNA vs Charron at World Domination 4 [Video]

DNA vs Charron at World Domination 4 [Video]

Toronto, ON – Shotgun Suge was originally scheduled to battle Charron at King of the Dot’s World Domination 4, but due to his … Read More »

Pat Stay vs Arcane (World Domination 4 Title Match) [Video]

Pat Stay vs Arcane (World Domination 4 Title Match) [Video]

Toronto, ON – It’s here… Pat Stay vs Arcane! It feels like just yesterday when Arcane was showing them how it’s supposed to … Read More »

King of the Dot’s World Domination 4: The Olympics of Battle Rap [Review]

King of the Dot’s World Domination 4: The Olympics of Battle Rap [Review]

Toronto, ON - Names from around the world took to the Canadian stage for a battle rap summit at King of the Dot’s … Read More »

What it feels like to battle someone who wants to destroy your career [Article]

What it feels like to battle someone who wants to destroy your career [Article]

Original title shortened for formatting purposes. The original title of the article is: “What It Feels Like to Battle Rap Against Someone … Read More »

World Domination 4: Rone vs. Real Deal [News]

World Domination 4: Rone vs. Real Deal [News]

Toronto, ON – Rone vs. Real Deal is one of several huge battles taking place at King of the Dot’s World Domination … Read More »

World Domination 4: Charron vs. Shotgun Suge [News]

World Domination 4: Charron vs. Shotgun Suge [News]

Toronto, ON – Charron vs. Shotgun Suge is one of several huge battles taking place at King of the Dot’s World Domination … Read More »

Winnipeg makes its mark on King of the Dot [Review]

Winnipeg makes its mark on King of the Dot [Review]

Winnipeg, MB – On July 21, King of the Dot made a stop in Winnipeg during its cross-Canada KOTD Champions Tour. Before the … Read More »

King of the Dot announces World Domination 4 card; Drake co-signs [News]

King of the Dot announces World Domination 4 card; Drake co-signs [News]

Toronto, ON – As King of the Dot wrap up their Canadian tour with a stop in Ottawa on Sunday and Montreal … Read More »

Pat Stay talks World Domination 4, Arcane & the King of the Dot chain [Interview]

Pat Stay talks World Domination 4, Arcane & the King of the Dot chain [Interview]

Dartmouth, NS – Originally posted July 4, 2013 – Pat Stay is the most recognized battler to rise out of the Nova … Read More »

King of the Dot Champions Tour stops in Calgary [Review]

King of the Dot Champions Tour stops in Calgary [Review]

Calgary, AB – On July 17, the King of the Dot World Champions Tour rolled through Calgary for a stop at Ten … Read More »

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