“Hottest MCs In The Game VIII” Is Back: Who Will Take The Crown?

Everybody’s got an opinion on who’s the hottest MC in the game, but opinions are like that one thing that everyone has. For MTV’s “Hottest MCs In The Game VIII” only a crop of hip-hop aficionados’ voices matter. The roundtable is back to pick one, and only one MC, for the title.

On Sunday, March 3, the MTV Hip-Hop Brain Trust will begin debating the past year’s 10 best rhymers on “The Week in Jams” at 11AM ET. Every day after the premiere a new batch will be revealed until the No. 1 MC is announced on “Hottest MCs in the Game VIII” special set Thursday, March 7 at 10PM ET on MTV Jams.

Previously Eminem, Jay-Z, Kanye West and Lil Wayne have held the top honor with Rick Ross as 2012’s ruler. This year a new crop of rappers like A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Nicki Minaj and other contenders will be ranked. Will 2 Chainz popularity top the talent of Kendrick Lamar? It all comes down to the Hip-Hop Brain Trust. For constant updates visit Hottest.MTV.com and tune in Sunday, March 3 at 11AM for the debut of “Hottest MCs In The Game VII.”

’Hottest MCs In The Game’ Returns To Crown Rap’s New Kings!