(AllHipHop News) Live-streaming music discovery platform WAV is launching a new rap competition being hosted by influencer, Kenny Burns.
"Versus" follows 11 up-and-coming rappers going head to head in challenges involving both freestyle and preparation, rivalry and teamwork, according to reps for the show.
Throughout "Versus," the new rappers are mentored by established artists like Murs, Trinidad James, Curren$y, Casey Veggies, Dumbfoundead, Dizaster, Nocando, Sonny Digital and Scoop Deville.
In each episode, one of the rapper's is eliminated by the other contestants, based on who gives the weakest delivery on stage each week.
The winner ultimately takes home a cash prize and with a record deal from WAV Records.
New episodes of "Versus" roll out as every Wednesday until mid-November, when there will be a live-stream finale.
Check out some footage below.