Apr 11, 2012

Drop the Beat 2012 Freestyle Rap Competition

(Newport News, Va.) - Sigma Phi Epsilon and Men of Vision and Excellence (M.O.V.E.) will present the freestyle rap competition Drop the Beat 2012 on Monday, April 16, in Gaines Theatre. Student organizations are encouraged to compete in what has been described by organizers as "the rap battle to end them all."
The competition will begin at 7:30 p.m. A $3 donation is required to attend, and a $100 cash prize will be awarded to the winning person or group.
Proceeds from the event will benefit YouthAIDS.
Contest Rules:

  • Teams may consist of 1-4 persons.
  • Performance time is limited to 3.5 minutes.
  • Beats can be original or based on popular music.
  • Lyrics must be original. (No explicit or vulgar language will be tolerated.)
For more information and to register, contact Royce Walters at royce.walters.10@cnu.edu.

A four-year public university in Newport News, Virginia, Christopher Newport University enrolls 5,000 students in rigorous academic programs in the liberal arts and sciences through the College of Arts and Humanities, the College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences, and the College of Social Sciences, including the Luter School of Business. CNU offers great teaching and small class sizes with an emphasis on leadership, civic engagement and honor.

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Lori Jacobs
Director of Public Relations

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