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Rap Bracket: The Long-Awaited Championship [VOTE NOW!]

The votes have been tallied, and I’ve finally logged back onto WordPress to finish the greatest hip-hop tournament of all-time. The final features T.I., the representative from the South region, and Jay-Z, the representative from the East region. The “ATL” star took down The Game in a close semi-final matchup, while Hova squeaked by Eminem. … Continue reading

“The Rap Bracket” Final 4: Vote Now!

We’re finally through regional play, and four champions have emerged: T.I. from the South (over B.o.B.), Game from the West (over Tyler, The Creator), Eminem from the Midwest (over Kanye West) and Jay-Z from the East (over Nas). The voting will be different during this round; you will be able to vote as many times … Continue reading

2012 Rap Bracket: Elite Eight

We’re about halfway through the 2012 Rap Bracket, and 24 hip-hop stars have already been eliminated. Only eight remain: T.I. and B.o.B. from the South, The Game and Tyler, the Creator from the West, Jay-Z and Nas from the East, and Eminem and Kanye West in the Midwest. Upsets abounded in the last round. No. … Continue reading

The Rap Bracket: Sweet 16

The round of 32 is over in “The Rap Bracket,” and there were a couple major upsets. In the East region, No. 7 seed Nas took down No. 2 seed Drake. While voters were probably more focused on Nas’ career accomplishments and not on current relevance, the upset was not as egregious as No. 6 … Continue reading

March Madness: The 2012 Rap Bracket

It’s that time of year again. Every John Q is exiting his cubicle to head to the bar and watch the first round of the NCAA men’s basketball tournament with his buddies. The nation is in near-shutdown mode while our favorite annual sports fever—”March Madness”—is allowed to permeate our brains and make us so dependent … Continue reading