HOME | SUBMIT NEWS | RSS | ABOUT US | CONTACT
follow um2n on

Subscribe to UM2N Free Newsletter

Search UM2N Music News

MusicDish Advertising Network

Million Dollar Rap Challenge
May 5, 2014

Email: albmngt@gmail.com


“The Million Dollar Hip Hop Challenge: A Battle for Rhyme Supremacy” is the new book by Damon “Kool Rock” Wimbley of the legendary Fat Boys and Sean XLG Mitchell. The challenge is in response to the overwhelming number of lists of the greatest rappers. Over the years everyone has weighed in on the topic from MTV to VH1, along with thousands of fans. Amazingly, there is no general consensus as to who is number one although a number of artists have been mentioned from Eminem and Jay Z to Tupac and Biggie. The million dollar challenge goes beyond a list and proposes an actual skills competition to determine the greatest rapper of all time.

The competition is designed to measure everything from lyricism and songwriting to battle skills, vocabulary and live performances. Kool Rock and Sean XLG invites all the top rap acts over the last 20 plus years to participate in the competition from Jay Z, Lil Wayne, Eminem and Rick Ross to DMX, Nas, Rakim and Big Daddy Kane.

Kool Rock explains “the majority of the lists we’ve seen of the so-called greatest are bogus and only a few warrant any legitimate respect. For the most part, if you weren’t into hip hop from the beginning you will absolutely not understand how to compile a real list. Mele Mel, Kool Moe Dee and Grandmaster Caz created the foundation of what we know as the MC so if you don’t know their impact on the game you really don’t know the game at all.”

The book delves into several categories of emceeing and details the critical aspects of skills and how they should be measured. Using a combined 70 years of experience in hip hop, Kool Rock and Sean XLG’s book “The Million Dollar Hip Hop Challenge” creates the blue print of a skills competition between artists with one million dollars on the line and winner takes all.

About The Authors:
Damon “Kool Rock” Wimbley is a member of the multiplatinum rap group the Fat Boys, the first rap act featured in a major motion film “Disorderlies” and co-headliners of the first major hip hop tour, the Fresh Fest. Sean XLG is the first rapper to win a national music competition, creator of Adult Contemporary Rap and author of “Hip Hop Hooray: Celebrating 30 Years of Rap Music”.

“The Million Dollar Hip Hop Challenge: A Battle for Rhyme Supremacy” is available on amazon.com ISBN-13:978-1499182651
PRESS CONTACT:
ALB Management
email: albmngt@gmail.com
Phone: 1-240-723-6106

back

Print This News


Featured News

Kiss Me - Sexy, Cool And Dirty By Brandon Jarod

The Gore Boyz (T.G.B.) Set Out To Save The Music Industry

Marcus Darc Hurts 'Em Bad With "Hail Mary" Tupac Rap Challenge

Get your urban music news featured on UM2N


Latest Headlines
BLACHAWK RECORDS/UNIVERSAL MUSIC GROUP SIGNS CAPO MUSIC TO MAJOR DISTRIBUTION DEAL. New Single “Please Stand Up” By MBurb Is Set To Be The First Release!
Introducing TKB, Africa's New Youngest Musicpreneur. TKB Is Sure A New Music Sensation To Look Out For Out Of Africa Come 2017. The Young Singer Set To Just The List Of Independent Music Entrepreneurs
Nobodies Release LP Album 'Nobodies' The Hip Hop Duo From Florida Known As Nobodies Have Released Their Self-titled Full-length Record, “Nobodies.”
Blachawk Records/Universal Music Group Signs Sky's The Limit Entertainment To Major Distribution Deal New Single "Think I'm In Love" By Eddie Jones Is Set To Be The First Release
Recording Artist Leondro Releases New Single Love Me So Good With Juno Winner Dru! Hip Hop Artist Leondro Releases New Track "Love Me So Good" Featuring Juno Winner Dru Available Now On ITunes.
MusicDishTV Urban Channel

Home | Submit News | PR Writing | RSS | Mi2N | MusicDish e-Journal | MusicDish Network | MusicDishTV | facebook | twitter | YouTube


Copyright © 1997-2015 MusicDish LLC, all rights reserved. Text, graphics, and HTML code are protected by US and International Copyright Laws, and may not be copied, reprinted, published, translated, hosted, or otherwise distributed by any means without explicit permission.
Connect with MusicDish on
MusicDish Network Advertising