ccooony: This episode of SMTM4 was all about the second round auditions. Out of around 7,000 contestants, only 109 rappers passed the initial first round auditions. These 109 rappers would be given 60 seconds to rap solo to a beat of their choice in front of the producers and demonstrate what they have prepared.
Out of the four producer teams, as long as there is at least one producer team that does not press the fail button, the rapper will advance to the next round. Otherwise, if all four producer teams press the fail button, the rapper will be eliminated.
We saw the first round auditions by Winner’s Mino and Woo Taewoon (Zico’s brother) that were left as cliffhangers from the last episode. As expected, the two of them were able to pass the initial auditions to get to the second round.
To start off the second round of auditions, first up was 1Punch’s One. He was able to show an impressive rap and got and “All Pass” from all of the producer teams meaning that he would be advancing to the next round. Continue reading →
ccooony: Following the success of “Show Me the Money 3,” which brought more fame and recognition for notable rappers including Vasco, CJamm, Iron, Giriboy, B.I., and Bobby, this new season of “Show Me the Money” started off with a lot of anticipation as well as many more aspiring rappers trying to prove they got what it takes to make it as a rapper.
The producer lineup for this season includes 4 teams with a total of 9 producers.
- Tablo + Jinusean
- San E + Verbal Jint
- Jay Park + Loco
- Zico + Paloalto
This episode took us through the first round of auditions where about 7000 participants came out to have a chance to showcase their skills. We got to see both impressive performances as well as not so great rapping. We were also reintroduced to some familiar faces from last season as well as a few new standout contenders. Continue reading →