How do you start a Fliptop battle?
The first turn is determined by a coin toss or prearranged agreement between two emcees who will took the first turn before the battle start. Written or non-written lines are allowed. Both sides can also bring props for the event. Filipino language is the primary medium although other languages or dialects can be used.
What is flip top rap battle?
What is Fliptop? FlipTop Battle League is the first and largest professional rap battle conference in the Philippines, founded by Alaric Riam Yuson (known as Anygma) in 2010. The league promotes Pinoy hip hop.
Who is the best fliptop rapper?
Here are the Top 10 Fliptop Rap Battle Emcees in the Philippines
- Bassilyo. Lordivino Ignacio, better known as Bassilyo, is a Filipino rapper.
- J-Skeelz. The Philippines J-Skeelz also is known as Roberto Boy Paos is a Filipino battle rapper from Tondo, Manila Philippines.
How did the FlipTop Battle League come about?
The league promotes Pinoy hip hop. FlipTop is heavily influenced by the original rap battle leagues in the West founded in 2008 – Grind Time Now (US), King of the Dot (Canada) and Don’t Flop (UK), which inspired the creation of FlipTop and other battle leagues around the world. The league also branched out into several divisions after its success.
How is the winner of FlipTop Battle determined?
Filipino language is the primary medium although other languages or dialects can be used. Choking in any rounds increase the chance of losing the battle. The winner is determined by the decision of the judges.
Are there any other rap battles like FlipTop?
After it gained success and reputation via social media, many amateur and other rap battles arose such as Sunugan, Word War, Bolero Rap Battles, Bahay Katay, Flipshop, Flipcap etc. Due to its freestyle and rhymed content, some academics considered it as modern-day ” balagtasan ” although some rap artists discourage the idea.
What are the different battle formats on FlipTop?
The emcees appearances on the matches depends on their availability. FlipTop has three different battle formats which sometimes combined with Freestyle: Written – This format allows use of written lyrics along with freestyle and is now the standard format used in battles.