Everything Lacking Greatness Accomplishes Nothing Tangible. This is his name and this is his mission. With that said, Gant broke into the national hip-hop scene by performing on MTV's Direct Effect (DFX). Gant's unsurpassed rhyming skills claimed him as the four-time reigning battle champion for DFX. Over 1 million viewers acknowledged his skills and logged on line to vote for him. Soon after, The Source magazine requested an interview for their Off the Radar segment. El Gant has also appeared on countless mix tapes including Funk Master Flex's Big Truck Series mix CD.