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Dope Piece gets the party started in his new video for “Party Joint”

Dope Piece gets the party started in his new video for “Party Joint”

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Scarborough meets Oakland as Bishop Brigante takes on Pass at KOTD’s Blackout 6ix

Scarborough meets Oakland as Bishop Brigante takes on Pass at KOTD’s Blackout 6ix

Toronto, ON – Continuing on with our mini “Bishop Brigante Takeover,” check out one of the latest battles released from our friends … Read More »

King of the Dot: Less than a month till epic Blackout6ix event (Feb. 19-20)

King of the Dot: Less than a month till epic Blackout6ix event (Feb. 19-20)

Toronto, ON – If you’re still unfamiliar with KOTD (King of the Dot) at this point, you’ve likely been living under a … Read More »

We caught up with Sketch Menace & Chedda Cheese to talk about KOTD’s #Frostbite2

We caught up with Sketch Menace & Chedda Cheese to talk about KOTD’s #Frostbite2

Calgary, AB – In case you missed the memo, King Of The Dot‘s highly anticipated #Frostbite2 event is taking place in Calgary … Read More »

Dizaster vs Lil G: KOTD Surprise Party in Vancouver

Dizaster vs Lil G: KOTD Surprise Party in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Originally published November 11, 2015 – Last Saturday KOTD hosted the biggest rap battle event in Vancouver history. For the … Read More »

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Toronto, ON – Hip-hop heads and battle MCs from around the world are currently descending upon Toronto for the next chapter of … Read More »

Head I.C.E. vs. Serius Jones (OVO KOTD Blackout 5) [Video]

Head I.C.E. vs. Serius Jones (OVO KOTD Blackout 5) [Video]

Toronto, ON – King of the Dot released the latest battle from their OVO KOTD Blackout 5 event yesterday evening. It features … Read More »

Bishop Brigante vs. Arsonal (OVO KOTD Blackout 5) [Video]

Bishop Brigante vs. Arsonal (OVO KOTD Blackout 5) [Video]

Toronto, ON – One of the latest videos released by King of the Dot from their OVO KOTD Blackout 5 event. This … Read More »

The KOTD #Quarantine2 breakdown with Sketch Menace [Interview]

The KOTD #Quarantine2 breakdown with Sketch Menace [Interview]

Calgary, AB – In case y’all have been sleeping, Mar. 28 marks the date of the massive #Quarantine2 KOTD event in Calgary … Read More »

KOTD Calgary presents: Quarantine 2 at Republik on Mar. 28 [News]

KOTD Calgary presents: Quarantine 2 at Republik on Mar. 28 [News]

Calgary, AB – On Mar. 28, the homies over at KOTD Calgary bring us the highly anticipated Quarantine 2 event which – … Read More »

OVO KOTD Blackout 5: Backstage with Knamelis, Rone & Conceited [Video]

OVO KOTD Blackout 5: Backstage with Knamelis, Rone & Conceited [Video]

Toronto, ON – HipHopCanada’s Mindbender Supreme and Logik (Stolen From Africa) caught up with some of the MCs who took part in … Read More »

Charron vs Pat Stay (OVO KOTD Blackout 5 Title Match) [Video]

Charron vs Pat Stay (OVO KOTD Blackout 5 Title Match) [Video]

Toronto, ON – In case you missed it, click the jump link below to check out the Title Match from OVO KOTD’s … Read More »

Match-up announcements coming in for KOTD West Coast’s Back To Basics [News]

Match-up announcements coming in for KOTD West Coast’s Back To Basics [News]

Los Angeles, CA – King of the Dot is putting together what is sure to be another memorable event. Match-up announcements are … Read More »

Bishop Brigante picks the Top 10 hip-hop battles from 2000 to 2014 [Video]

Bishop Brigante picks the Top 10 hip-hop battles from 2000 to 2014 [Video]

Toronto, ON – New Years Special – Last month we posted about Toronto MC/actor/KOTD host Bishop Brigante making his return to battling. … Read More »

KOTD announcing Flatline 3 line-up – tickets on sale tomorrow for Toronto event [News]

KOTD announcing Flatline 3 line-up – tickets on sale tomorrow for Toronto event [News]

Toronto, ON – Battle heads have been watching close as King of the Dot (KOTD) announces the match-ups for Flatline 3. The … Read More »

Dizaster talks Cassidy, Ether, KOTD, Vancouver rap & more [Interview]

Dizaster talks Cassidy, Ether, KOTD, Vancouver rap & more [Interview]

Vancouver, BC – During a recent trip to Vancouver, battle rap’s most talked about emcee Dizaster sat down with HipHopCanada’s West Coast … Read More »

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 »

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