Ludacris Shares Unreleased Version of ‘Money Maker’ Featuring Nelly
Written by B87FM on May 17, 2020
Not even a storm might cease Ludacris and Nelly from going through off throughout their epic Verzuz battle on Instagram Dwell on Saturday night time.
The rap titans had been set to go reside at 7 p.m., however Nelly’s Wi-Fi sign saved dipping out and in, inflicting delays and technical points.
However as soon as they bought up and operating, the Atlanta rapper and St. Louis MC entertained followers with a nostalgic three-hour livestream crammed with over 20 of their largest hits—from “Space Codes” and “Dilemma” to “Stand Up” and “Scorching in Herre.”
With almost half-a-million viewers locked in, together with Diddy, Usher, and Quincy Jones, Ludacris debuted never-before-heard music together with a model of his Neptunes-produced hit “Cash Maker” that includes Nelly. The St. Lunatic could be heard singing the hook rather than Pharrell: “Shake your cash maker / Like any person ’bout to pay ya / I see you on my radar / Don’t you act such as you afraid of shit.”
It’s unclear why the Nelly model was by no means launched, however it could have been their solely collaboration. “Cash Maker,” which seems on Ludacris’s fifth album Launch Remedy, hit No. 1 on the Billboard Scorching 100 in October 2006.
Luda additionally debuted a pair of recent tracks produced by Timbaland, together with a collaboration with Lil Wayne referred to as “Silence of the Lamb” and one other that includes Likelihood the Rapper. He stated that he and Timbaland have at the least 12 extra songs within the can ready to be launched.
The Verzuz co-stars additionally teased a joint tour, whereas showering reward upon each other. “Your longevity is famous,” Nelly informed Ludacris. “There are not any different Nellys on the earth,” responded Luda.
Swizz Beatz and Timbaland have but to announce the following matchup of their fashionable sequence, however Snoop Dogg, Busta Rhymes, LL Cool J, and Ice Dice are among the many names being thrown round.