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Drop the Mic Episode Synopses

Episode Synopses

“Halle Berry vs. James Corden & Usher vs. Anthony Anderson”- Tuesday, Oct. 24, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
Welcome to Drop The Mic, where celebrities go head-to-head in a rap battle you never knew you wanted to see. Tonight - James Corden takes on Halle Berry and Usher faces funnyman Anthony Anderson in a lyrical duel. No matter who wins - it's gonna get personal.

“James Van Der Beek vs. Randall Park & Rob Gronkowski vs. Gina Rodriguez”- Tuesday, Oct. 31, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
Dawson’s Creek heartthrob James Van Der Beek throws shade at Fresh of the Boat’s Randall Park in a rap battle, while NFL superstar and Super Bowl champ Rob Gronkowski finds out Gina Rodriguez might just be a problem he can’t tackle.

“Niecy Nash vs. Cedric the Entertainer & Liam Payne vs. Jason Derulo”- Tuesday, Nov. 7, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
Niecy Nash lets the Claws come out when she faces Cedric the Entertainer, while music industry giants Jason Derulo & One Direction’s Liam Payne rap battle for the pop music crown.

“Tony Hale vs. Timothy Simons & Rascal Flatts vs. Boyz II Men”- Tuesday, Nov. 14, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
It’s Beef Season between Veep co-stars Tony Hale and Timothy Simons in a very personal verbal competition, while Boyz II Men clashes with Rascal Flatts in the rap battle you’ve always wanted, but never knew was possible.

“Nicole Scherzinger vs. Lil Rel Howery & Charlie Puth vs. Backstreet Boys”- Tuesday, Nov. 21, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
TV host and Pussycat Dolls member Nicole Scherzinger spits hot fire against Get Out funnyman Lil Rel Howery, while an unprecedented 5-on-1 takes place when singer Charlie Puth takes on every single member of the Backstreet Boys.

“Vanessa Hudgens vs. Michael Bennett & James Corden vs. Nicole Richie”- Tuesday, Nov. 28, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
NFL superstar Michael Bennett meets his microphone match with Vanessa Hudgens, while talk show host James Corden faces off against fashionista Nicole Richie in a night of unforgettable rap battles.

"Mayim Bialik vs. Kunal Nayyar & Ashely Tisdale vs. Nick Lachey”- Tuesday, Dec. 5, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
It’s a Big Bang Theory rap battle as co-stars Mayim Bialik & Kunal Nayyar go rhyme for rhyme, while High School Musical princess Ashley Tisdale challenges Nick Lachey to a battle you never knew you wanted.

“Wayne Brady vs. Jake Owen & Kenny G vs. Richard Marx” – Tuesday, Dec. 12, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
Wayne Brady is known for being quick on his feet, but what will he do when Country singer Jake Owen tips his hat in the name of beef? And it's anything but easy listening when Kenny G and Richard Marx engage in a rap battle you'll be talking about for weeks.

“David Arquette vs. Brian Tyree Henry & Jesse Tyler Ferguson vs. Chrissy Metz” –Tueday, Dec. 19, at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)
Actor David Arquette puts his rap skills to the test against Atlanta’s own Paper Boi, Brian Tyree Henry, while Modern Family’s Jesse Tyler Ferguson raps for the very first time in a battle against This Is Us breakout star, Chrissy Metz.