Posted April 28, 2014 by Unique in ThatsEnuff

Slaughterhouse & Watch LOUD To Create The Biggest Rap Battle Event In History ‘Total Slaughter’ [Video]

Eminem’s Shady Films and WatchLOUD.com announced today the debut live event for newly formed battle league Total Slaughter, which was launched earlier this year by Shady Films and Shady Records super-group, Slaughterhouse. Total Slaughter will take place at Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on Saturday, July 12. Leading up to the live event, hip hop and lifestyle website WatchLOUD will air Road to Total Slaughter, a new competition reality series that will determine the undercard battlers.

Total Slaughter will provide the biggest stage ever in rap battle history, providing a platform to elevate battling to its rightful position in popular sports. By combining television-quality production techniques with the world’s best battlers, Total Slaughter will deliver three hours of intense, raw hip hop, and be a rap battle experience for the ages.

Paul Rosenberg, , President of Shady Records and Shady Films, had this to say:

Total Slaughter gives Shady Films, along with Slaughterhouse and WatchLOUD, the platform to elevate battle rap. We are very passionate and excited about battling and we see it as a sport that deserves the same level of organization and respect as any other competitive league.

The Total Slaughter event will take place at Hammerstein Ballroom at Manhattan Center in New York City on Saturday, July 12. Tickets to Total Slaughter will go on sale to the public through Ticketmaster beginning May 16, with a limited number of discounted tickets available through pre-sale from May 2 through May 9.

Source: Shady Records