A total of 56 upcoming rappers have subscribed to the 3rd edition of Connect FM’s Community Street Rap Battle in Takoradi.
Under of the auspices of the Media General Group, subsidiary radio station in Takoradi has for the past 3 years given upcoming rappers a platform to showcase their talent and get noticed by the world.
Previous editions brought to the limelight the likes of Chizchiz and Lasmid, upcoming rappers who would later become a runner-up in TV3’s Mentor Reloaded and winner of 2019 MTN Hitmaker respectively.
Due to the exigencies of the Covid-19, this year’s edition of the Community Street Battle, as was announced at the launch on Saturday, July 11, will be virtual.
The virtual edition of the show will see all 56 contestants representing four zones: Sekondi, Effia, Kwesimentsim and Takoradi, exhibit their talent in an elimination stage.
Four will eventually be selected to represent each zone to finally battle it out for the ultimate.