50 Cent Calls Jeezy Desperate for Verzuz with Gucci Mane
Written by B87FM on March 9, 2021
50 Cent has extra to say about Verzuz.
Throughout his look on “The Morning Hustle,” the hip-hop mogul was requested if he would do a Verzuz battle with Fats Joe. Nevertheless, 50 claims he’s now not within the platform as a result of he doesn’t see its relevancy as individuals reemerge from their homes.
“I assumed Verzuz was one thing we did after we was caught in the home,” he mentioned. “As quickly as we received out of the home to come back again outdoors, Verzuz didn’t make sense to me.”
Swizz Beatz and Timbaland’s livestream platform was launched initially of the pandemic in March of 2020. “Verzuz to me, that confirmed up and was the most well liked factor. I used to be taking note of it, watching it like everyone else,” added Fif. “As quickly as we might return outdoors, I don’t know why we nonetheless doing it.”
He additionally criticized Jeezy for agreeing to battle Gucci Mane regardless of their rivalry. In accordance with 50, Jeezy was prepared to squash their 15-year-old beef simply to advertise his album on the time. “I believe that was desperation on Jeezy’s half making an attempt to promote a file,” he mentioned.
“I don’t know why he would try this as a result of [Gucci] mentioned, ‘You’re smoking on Pookie Loc,’” 50 mentioned in reference to disrespectful feedback made by Gucci about Jeezy’s late buddy, Henry “Pookie Loc” Clark, who was shot and killed by Gucci after he tried to interrupt into his dwelling in 2005. Gucci mocked his dying earlier than and in the course of the contentious Verzuz battle in November.
Finally, 50 feels that it didn’t produce the outcomes Jeezy hoped for. “The file didn’t promote,” he mentioned of Jeezy’s album The Recession 2.
Regardless of 50’s criticism, Verzuz continues to make massive strikes. Earlier in the present day, it was introduced that Triller had acquired the livestream music collection. Swizz and Timbaland will turn out to be giant shareholders within the Triller Community, whereas allocating a portion of their fairness within the firm to all 43 performers who’ve appeared on Verzuz thus far.