Own The Block Rap Battle League – The Kulture (Athlone) vs JollyCPT (Retreat) hosted by Tyler The Instigator – 24 March at Wembley Roadhouse, Cape Town
With brand new Season 2 of the Own The Block (OTB) street rap battle league kicking off this past weekend, OTB TV is proud to bring you South Africa’s realest reality rap show back, packed with even more killer entertainment!
We decided to pick up from where we left off in Season 1 and visited the longest serving Roadhouse in Cape Town. Situated on the corner of Denchworth and Belgravia road in Athlone, Wembley Roadhouse.
25 Denchworth road, Athlone – Wembley Roadhouse, Cape Town
Whether you’re looking for a light lunch or heavy dinner, the Wembley Road House is an establishment intended to satisfy any seeker of fast, wholesome, delicious food and the parking lot made for the perfect ‘BLOCK’ to host a street rap battle. Open till half-past midnight seven days a week, the Road House serves up a wide variety of curries, samoosas, salads, grills and deep-dish pizzas and all their meat products are halaal. Make sure to check them out!
After viewing all the video applications submitted by the public across Facebook and Instagram, 17-year-old rapper from Retreat, Joshua “JollyCPT” Jacobs was selected as the chosen one to battle The Kulture. The young rapper dropped a cleverly amusing video showcasing his freestyle abilities, and also brought a solid fanbase with a number of loyal supporters from his hometown.
Own The Block Rap Battle League – JollyCPT (Retreat) video application
The crowd came out in numbers on Saturday as JollyCPT stepped up to battle The Kulture, who took home the win by defending his block. Keanu “The Kulture” Daniels was happy to give his opponent as well as the audience, what seemed to look like a rap battle schooling! The battle made for great viewing as all 3 rounds were meticulously entertaining and with more experience under his belt, the young and confident JollyCPT will have a promising future in the rap battle industry.
Own The Block Rap Battle League – The Kulture (Athlone)
Keep an eye out for the full rap battle which will be released soon. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel
and see how it all went down!