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Top Notch



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Fresh off his coveted spot rocking BC One, the “clash of the world’s best breakers”, in Zurich, Switzerland, DJ Fleg brings the hottest breakbeats to the Kennedy Center’s Grand Foyer. In heated rounds of one-on-one battles, the nation’s most talented b-girls and b-boys will defend their legacies and compete for cash prizes at Hip-Hop nonprofit Words Beats & Life’s eighth annual Top Notch competition. Top Notch also features open cyphers and breakdancing performances. Past competitors have hailed from as far as South Africa, Canada, Florida, and California.

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Video 11/4/2018: Words, Beats, & Life: Top Notch

In heated rounds of one-on-one battles, the nation’s most talented b-girls and b-boys will defend their legacies and compete for cash prizes at Hip Hop nonprofit Words Beats & Life’s eighth annual Top Notch competition.

This event takes place from 12-7pm with the preliminary round of Top Notch starting at 2pm! Fine Lines Paint Jam begins at 1p.m.!

Presented in collaboration with the Words Beats & Life Festival.

 Top Notch