2017 Great North Battles

2017 Great North Battle (North America)

The best beatboxers from North America are going to battle it out in Toronto

The Great North Battle is one of the most anticipated battles of the year, hosting the best beatbox talent from North America. Hosted by Beatbox Canada, Great North shows what Hip-Hop culture is all about. A typical Great North event has not just beatbox, but break-dance, art, and rap battles to name some of the performances.

Here's all the important information you need to know.

Event Details:

When? April 28 - April 29

Where? Lee's Palace | 529 Bloor St. West, Toronto, ON

Competitors List:

Solo
Villain (USA) - Defending Champ
Elisii (Canada) - 2016 Runner Up
Insane (Mexico)
Karloz (Chile)
Ownerbeatz (Mexico)
Ish (India)
Bass (Mexico)
Spectrax (Canada)
BBK (Canada)
Rubik (Canada)
Veko (Canada)
Versuker (Mexico)
Ginger Beats (Canada)
Panke (Mexico)
Flosz (France)
Sparx (Canada)

Loopstation
Dr. Nape (USA) – Defending Champ
MouthPeace (Canada)
Elisii (Canada)
Nick (Canada)

Tag Team
K-Pom (USA) – Defending Champs
Elisimo (Canada)
Shiftaz (Canada)
Cansun & Beaty (Canada/Japan)

Judges:

TBA

Wildcard Entry Rules

SOLO & TAG TEAM

  • 2 minute (2:00) video of beatboxing (not including personal introduction)
  • Submit to [email protected]
  • Due date is midnight February 25 , 2017
  • Winners will be announced March 1, 2017

Additional Entry Rules

  • Must be 19 years of age or older to enter
  • State your name & where you’re from
  • Say “This is my audition for the 2017 Great North Battle…”
  • Must be performed in 1 take
  • No microphone
  • No audio or video editing
  • DO NOT MAKE VIDEO PUBLIC

LOOPSTATION

  • 3 minute (3:00) video of beatboxing (not including personal introduction)
  • Submit to [email protected]
  • Must be 19 years of age or older to enter
  • State your name & where you’re from
  • Say “This is my audition for the 2017 Great North Battle…”
  • Must be performed in 1 take
  • May use microphone of choice
  • Must be performed using the Roland RC 505
  • No audio or video editing
  • Due date is midnight February 25 , 2017
  • Please do not upload videos publicly
  • Winners will be announced March 1, 2017

Helpful Links

Great North Website | YouTube 

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