Most freestyle battles go off without a hitch. One rapper verbally dismantles the other to a concert of, “ooohs” and “aaahs” from the surrounding peanut gallery, one man is declared a winner and rap supremacy is settled between the two.
Then sometimes freestyle battles turn into just that, battles, literally.
Participants go from throwing darts to throwing rights, lefts, chairs, delivering an occasional power drive or the dreaded hard bottom stomp out and these anomalies bring a whole new meaning to the phrase beat box.
HipHopWired.com brings you 12 action packed rounds of freestyle battles turned boxing matches.