American Beatbox Championships 2017

. Brooklyn Bazaar [Ages 1+]

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8th Annual American Beatbox Championships 2017

November 10th, 11th & 12th

Brooklyn, NY

All Ages

Looking ahead to it’s eighth year this November, the American Beatbox Championships has grown from a niche NYC-only event to over 64,000 livestreamers worldwide, 700+ attendees and millions of YouTube plays for 2016’s champs over two days at The Knitting Factory in Brooklyn, NY.

The 2017 American Beatbox Championships (#ABCNYC17) will take place at The Brooklyn Bazaar, a unique venue housed in the former Polonaise Terrace building, a historic banquet hall and ballroom in the heart of Greenpoint. This stylish three-story Brooklyn mainstay boasts a striking facade and an even more impressive interior with four distinct rooms filled with arcade games, karaoke rooms, ping pong tables, a restaurant, ice cream shop, and four separate bars. The vintage 15,000 square foot space is all ages, and will have areas both open to the public as well as exclusive access for our ticket holders throughout the three day event.

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$1000 SOLO 1st Place - $1000 2V2 1st Place - $500 LOOP STATION 1st Place

(Courtesy of Speechless Records)

Receiving ABC's First Annual Lifetime Achievement Award:

Rahzel (Godfather of Noize, The Roots, 2X Grammy Winner)

Performances By:

The Beatbox House

DJ Marley Marl (Nas, LL Cool J, KRS-One, Kool G Rap)

DJ Perly (1st Ever Female USA DMC DJ Champion 2017)

DJ Rabbi Darkside (Official DJ for ABC16 & ABC17)


DJ HerShe


Osyris Antham (2017 EOW World Champion)

Phase One


Blake The Skorp


Eli Black

Happy Accident

ABC Judges

5-Pointz All-Stars Live Graffiti & Art Raffle

Special Surprise Guests



(2X French Beatbox Champion, 3X Grand Beatbox Battle 7 To Smoke Champion)


(Vice World Beatbox Champion, 2X American Beatbox Champion)

Zhang Ze

(3X Chinese Beatbox Champion)


World Beatbox Champion Kaila Mullady

2016 American Beatbox Champion Mark Martin


Scott Jackson (Founder of Great North Beatbox Battle)


Top 16 Solo (11/12)

Top 4 Loop Station (11/11 & 11/12)

Top 8 2V2 Teams (11/11 & 11/12)

Solo Open Eliminations (11/11)

Day 1 - 11/10 - Friday 8pm-2am

Welcome Party, Artist Performances, Competitor Orientation & Workshops

Day 2 - 11/11 - Saturday 4pm-2am

Solo Battle Open Eliminations, Loop/2V2 Preliminary Battles & Artist Performances

Day 3 - 11/12 -Sunday 7pm-2am

Solo/Loop/2V2 Championship Battles, Artist Performances & Award Presentations

Brooklyn Bazaar - 150 Greenpoint Ave Brooklyn, NY 11222

Accommodations Partner:

Q4 Hotel - 29-09 Queens Plaza North Long Island City, NY 11101

E-mail: [email protected]

Subject: American Beatbox Champs

For $40 A Night 

The Q4 and Brooklyn Bazaar are both easily accessible off the G train subway line

Q4 Hotel:

Court Square G Train

Queens Plaza E M & R Trains

Queensboro Plaza 7 N & W Trains

Brooklyn Bazaar:

Greenpoint Ave G Train

Bedford Ave L Train

Facebook Event & FAQ:

  • Friday 11/10/17 - The festivities will start on November 10, 2017 with a welcome party featuring music from DJ's HerShe, Honeycomb & FXWRK, workshops from ABC17 Judges & members of The Beatbox House, as well as competitior orientation where all competing beatboxers will receive & submit their participation forms. All are invited to attend whether you want to learn beatboxing in depth, dance, network, play arcade games, pool or darts, have a drink, or grab a bite to eat at the on-site restaurant & ice-cream shop.
  • Saturday 11/11/17 - The Solo elimination round to determine the Top 16 will begin at 4:30pm and then move on to the Loop Station & 2V2 competitions in addition to special performances by our judges and world-class Hip Hop talent including a turntablism demonstration and after party with 2017 USA DMC DJ Champion, DJ Perly!
  • Sunday 11/12/17 - The final night will start at 7pm with the Top 16 Solo competition as well as the final battles for Loop Station & 2V2 + performances by international beatbox icons, world-class Hip Hop talent, and the first ever ABC Lifetime Achievement Award presentation to the Godfather of Noize, Rahzel. All champions will be crowned at the end of the show followed by a dance party with the legendary DJ Marley Marl!

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