DMX Wants to Challenge JAY-Z to ‘Verzuz’ Battle
Written by B87FM on May 6, 2020
X gon’ give it to ya?!
With everybody from Ja Rule to Khia issuing battle challenges, DMX is stepping within the ring. The legendary MC desires to face off with none apart from his outdated rival JAY-Z as a part of Swizz Beatz and Timbaland’s in style “Verzuz” collection.
Whereas talking with N.O.R.E.’s “Drink Champs” podcast, DMX was requested who he would wish to probably battle on Instagram Stay. X didn’t hesitate to reply. “JAY,” he mentioned.
His response took N.O.R.E. unexpectedly. “Are we saying JAY-Z?” he requested.
“Yeah, who you assume?” mentioned DMX, including, “There you go. That may be battle quantity three.”
As HipHopDX factors out, the rivalry between DMX and JAY-Z dates again twenty years, together with as soon as at a pool corridor within the Bronx within the early ’90s and on the “Exhausting Knock Life Tour” in 1999. The latter second was documented within the 2000 documentary Backstage.
It stays to be seen if JAY will reply to X’s problem. The “Verzuz” battle collection has already produced iconic matchups between DJ Premier and RZA, Scott Storch and Mannie Contemporary, Lil Jon and T-Ache, and Babyface and Teddy Riley, which set a livestream report with over half-a-million viewers. Jill Scott and Erykah Badu will face off in the course of the subsequent “Verzuz” problem, which is ready for Could 9 at 7 p.m. EST.
Different potential battles are looming together with Diddy and Dr. Dre. Final month, the Dangerous Boy mogul teased the epic pairing. “Yeah, we talkin’ about it,” he informed Fats Joe.