Poetry vs Hip Hop (Round II) at Apache Cafe – Part II

The final Sound and Lyrics Open Mic Series: Poetry vs Hip Hop event of 2015 brought together 20 artists on one stage to determine which is better, poetry or hip hop.  The rules were simple:  show some love to your opponent before the battle (it IS all just for fun); each artists gets 3 minutes on stage with the mic; the hosts pick the winner based on the applause level from the crowd.  Learn more about the event in Poetry vs Hip Hop (Round II) – Part I.

Poetry vs Hip Hop Line Up

  • Adon B vs Naj Murf
  • Shaheed 404 vs Red Storm
  • Jamal vs NGTVZRO
  • Nell D vs Surreal
  • Urban America vs Naz Payne
  • Ross Edwards vs Rica G
  • Imon vs Kyle Young
  • Zay vs Ron Grade A
  • Philosophical vs Alexis J.
  • The Queen Sheba vs Mike Sick

 

Adon B vs Naj Murf

Shaheed 404 vs Red Storm

Jamal vs NGTVZRO

Nell D vs Surreal

Urban America vs Naz Payne

At this stage of the lyrical battle Team Poetry was up 4 to 1.

View the rest of the photos and get the results in Poetry vs Hip Hop (Round II) – Part III.