It was an unforgettable 2 hours of one of the finest moments in African Hip-hop last Thursday as Kevinwordsclaimed the throne in an all – acapella final round, impressing the judges including YCEEwho joined Hennessy VS Class Radio show as the guest Judge on the Beat 99.9 FM.
Kevinwords emerged as the listener’s pick with the Twitter poll edging in his favor at an aggregate of 70-30% and every of the judges agreed that he rocked the mic best. He now joins the other finalists –Full Effex, Gochi and Zade.
Its the final week of the nightly lyrical stand-off today (Thursday) where the last set of rappers must prove themselves worthy for the final spot. The guest judge for this week is arguably one of Nigeria’s best rappers, Alaga Ibile, Reminisce.
Right after the last finalist emerges tonight on radio, the anticipated “Wild Cards”will be selected! This part is very exciting, as 3 contestants from the past 5 weeks will be chosen to join the other 5 winners, to make it a total of 8 finalists to compete for the ultimate title on the big stage! The judges will search through their archives and save 2 rappers while followers of #HennessyVSClass2018 on Twitter get to decide on the last wild card; So you have one last chance to save your favorite rapper!