Producer vs. producer
See producers go head-to-head, beat-for-beat
Producers and fans of great Hip-Hop beats: The Urban Community Arts Network invites you to an evening of hard-hitting tracks, networking and a professional development panel from industry experts. This year’s celebrity guest judge and speaker is D-Teck, the director of A&R of Akon’s Konvict Music label.
- From 4-5PM, discuss production and music business with our judges D-Teck (Konvict A&R), DJ Pain 1 (Platinum producer) and Godxilla (Engineer, producer, professor).
- From 5-9PM, watch producers battle for $200 cash and prizes from Icon.
Location of battle: South Madison Center for Culture and Community, 633 West Badger Road Madison, WI. $5 for general admission and $25 to battle (pre-register below or pay at door).
This is an all-ages event. Producers are encouraged to pre-register to secure a spot in the battle. Any businesses or individual interested in sponsoring this event may reply for details.
Format and rules
- Free elimination round: One 60 second beat
- Round 1: One 60 second beat
- Round 2: One 60 second beat
- Round 3: One 60 second beat
- Final Round: Two 60 second beats
Producers will only pay $25 entry fee if they pass the elimination round.
Producers must have a separate beat for each round.
Please come prepared with your beats ready to play on either a CD or flash
drive. No exceptions.