3-Day Battle Structure

DAY 1 - NOVEMBER 9th, 2017 [PRELIMINARIES]:

  • All 64 Qualifying Producers and 11 Reserves must check-in
  • Producer Lottery draw to determine each battle matchup
  • The winner of "Best of 3 Beats" moves onto the Main Event (Day 3)
  • Producers are required to bring 3 or more beats (maximum 45 seconds in length, MP3 format)
  • Winning producers from preliminaries will be seeded 1 - 32 based on their total score provided by music industry professionals¬†

DAY 2 - NOVEMBER 10th, 2017 [PRELIMINARIES]:

  • All 64 Qualifying Producers and 11 Reserves must check-in
  • Producer Lottery draw to determine each battle matchup
  • The winner of "Best of 3 Beats" moves onto the Main Event (Day 3)
  • Producers are required to bring 3 or more beats (maximum 45 seconds in length, MP3 format)
  • Winning producers from preliminaries will be seeded 1 - 32 based on their total score provided by music industry professionals

DAY 3 - NOVEMBER 11th, 2017 [MAIN EVENT]:

  • All Main Event Qualifying Producers check in (32 + 11 Reserves)
  • First Round matchups determined by Seeding process of preliminaries
  • First Round "Best of 3 Beats" - 32 Producers
  • Second Round (1 beat each) - 16 Producers
  • Third Round (1 beat each) - 8 Producers
  • Fourth Round (1 beat each) - 4 Producers
  • FINAL Round "Best of 3 Beats" - 2 Producers