HHW New York correspondent Roseay was on the red carpet at the premier event for rising DJs ….
Bringing the flavor for a second year in a row, the legendary DJ Funkmaster Flex hosted the final showdown while celebrity judges DJ Clue, Just Blaze, Spinderella and 2013 Flavor Battle champion, DeeJay Element carefully critiqued and ultimately decided who would earn the 2014 crown. Judged on crowd appeal, mixing skills, technique and performance flow, each finalist worked hard to impress celebrity judges. TV personality and radio host, Sway Calloway of “Sway in the Morning,” served as the social media correspondent encouraging viewers to share their thoughts as the show unfolded.
On February 26, DJ R-Tistic took home the $10,000 grand prize and major bragging rights during the 2014 McDonald’s Flavor Battle finale event. The Los Angeles native represented the Bacon Habanero Ranch Quarter Pounder* and used his best mix to beat out DJ Niena Drake of Chicago and DJ Erika B of Newport News, Va., during an in-studio finale that was broadcast online at 9 p.m. EST on FlavorBattle.com.
Check out HHW’s red carpet footage of the event below: