All Artists must sign up online by Friday at 5pm to perform at Cypher. Sign Up is available Sunday – Friday each week.
- Doors open on Friday’s at 8:00pm.
- NO LATE ARRIVALS (once lobby battles begin there will be no entry)
- Must present identification will be copied and kept on file.
- Pre battles (in lobby) 8:20pm – 8:45pm
- On-air Battles start at 9pm
- No going over 16 bars
- NO PROFANITY! Ass and Bitch are the only exceptions. Using profanity on-air will immediately eliminate you from the Cypher.
- No weapons or firearms allowed on Radio One’s premises.
- No food or beverages permitted allowed inside the HOT 107.5 studio.
- No persons under the age of 21 are permitted to participate in the Cypher.
- Two guests per Artist.
- No wandering around the building. Once inside, you must be accompanied by Radio One personnel at all times.
- Do not enter the HOT 107.5 studio until escorted by DJBJ or Radio One personnel.
- Everyone must leave the building and premises by 10pm.
To join the Core Artists you must win the lobby battle for 7 consecutive weeks.
- No late arrivals.
- Must arrive by 8:15pm
- No missing a week.
- No going over 16 bars.
- All rules above apply.
- Must be signed up online www.hothiphopdetroit.com.
- Core Artists that miss 3 or more consecutive weeks will be required to battle for spot back into the Core.
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