Battle rapping is an often overlooked sub-genre of hip hop. While frequently overlooked, battle rapping has returned to the spotlight. Known as a fierce sport, war of words, battle rapping serves to either make or break an artist. Some have risen to stardom through battle rapping, while others have lost pride.
Virginia rapper, Bigg K, has gained much popularity on the battle circuit. Bigg K is a fixture on URL.TV, as a result Smack DVD. Though he is from Virginia, Big K has made a name for himself in New York City on the battle circuit. Battling numerous rappers, Bigg K has gone up against the likes of Lil Nay, Half Past 7, and many others.
While the mainstream is getting familiar with Loaded Lux, Murda Mook, and Calicoe, another big name on the battle rap scene is Bigg K, who is dominating his way through the battle scene. In terms of popularity, his fan base is increasingly growing.
Watch Bigg K vs. Half Past 7 on Smack/URL below: