In what is promised to be a night of musical warfare, Mackeson and Empire Media Inc have once again teamed up to host the highly-anticipated “Art of War 2017” billed for Saturday, July 22 at Guyana Football Club Ground, Bourda.
This event, which is in its second year, has already created a social media craze, with fans all hyped and ready for the battle. It will feature nine of Guyana’s elite DJs and Selectors who will do battle for $750,000, one trophy and one year’s bragging rights.
Competing DJs and Selectors are defending champions Platinum and Skinny Hype, Dillon and Charley, Turf Teacha and Tall Boss, Antsman, Keston, Mystro, Dauren from Berbice; Chinese Assassin out of Essequibo and Spotlight Sound of Linden.
There will be four rounds in the clash:
Round 1: Declaration of War (Anything Goes including Dub-plates) 2 Elimination – 10 Mins
Round 2: Engage the Enemy (Anything Goes including Dub-plates) 2 Elimination – 8 Mins
Round 3: Dead Artistes Round (Only dead artistes can be played no Dub-plates) 2 Elimination – 10 Mins
Round 4: Final Round: Tune for Tune – Vocal Artistes Only. First to 5; No Dub-plates
The “Art of War” clash will be judged by the fans while the rules will be enforced by the host/emcee. The crowd will be asked to judge by show of hands. Not by voice or noise.
Early juggling will be provided by Father Moey, Determine, Immortal Sound, Frequency Sound, DJ Unruly, DJ Supreme, and TRS Sound.
Tickets are $1500 and will be available soon at Nigel’s Supermarket Depot, White Castle Fish shop and Korner Kick Restaurant and Bar. Gates will be opened from 18:00h and the clash starts at 21:00h.
For more information you can like the Facebook page – ‘Empire Media Inc’, follow them on Instagram @empiremediainc or call David Williams on 687-0989 or Eusi Davis on 862-233-0494.