About the Series
“The Rap Game” heads into its most intense season ever and it’s all-out music mayhem! The stakes are higher than ever before and with a battle every episode, this new crop of superstars must use everything in their arsenal to keep their place on the HIT List… and in the house! From executive producers, Golden Globe winner and Grammy nominee Queen Latifah and Grammy winner Jermaine Dupri, the fifth season of “The Rap Game” kicks off Thursday, January 10th at 9pm ET/PT. This is the time to shine for these six young rappers who will have to freestyle, flow and rhyme their way to a life-changing prize – a recording contract with Dupri’s label, So So Def Recordings. This season, artists Will.I.Am, Lil Jon, Xscape, Killer Mike, Rapsody, and Jacquees join Dupri to help guide these promising rappers to music victory.
“The Rap Game” is executive produced by Intuitive Entertainment’s Kevin Dill, Mechelle Collins, and Executive Producers Ilia Saddler-Flagg and Angela Chiu with show runners Adam Schor and Bob Schermerhorn. Lifetime’s Gena McCarthy, Brie Miranda Bryant and Shura Davison also serve as executive producers, as well as Queen Latifah, Shakim Compere & Elizabeth Polans from Flavor Unit and Jermaine Dupri.
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