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Picking the top 16 | Academy20 | Episode One

The Academy series is a tournament format presented by Premier Battles, which aims to develop existing talent whilst also bringing through the next generation of UK Battle Rappers.

Former Academy Winners LSDean and Milky, take up this years management positions and will go head to head with two teams of 8 until one battle is left standing and crowd the Academy20 Champion.

In episode one, Managers LSDean and Milky along with Co-owner Bison Briggz and UK Battler Maverick, sit down to watch through and assess the first few qualification submissions before deciding on the final 16.