Nelly and Ludacris to Face Off in ‘Verzuz’ Battle
Written by B87FM on May 10, 2020
It’s taking place down, child.
Nelly and Ludacris will face off within the subsequent “Verzuz” battle, which is able to happen Saturday, Might 16. Swizz Beatz and Timbaland made the official announcement on Instagram Stay following Saturday’s battle between Erykah Badu and Jill Scott.
“Ludacris referred to as me and mentioned he wished the smoke,” mentioned Swizz, whereas Tim responded, “Nelly need the smoke with Ludacris!”
Count on an epic matchup from the St. Louis and Atlanta rap titans. Nelly has 14 prime 10 hits on the Billboard Sizzling 100 together with the chart-topping “Sizzling in Herre” and “Dilemma,” whereas Ludacris’ catalog contains smashes corresponding to “Stand Up,” “Southern Hospitality,” and “Cash Maker.”
Erykah Badu and Jill Scott have been the primary ladies to battle within the “Verzuz” problem, which passed off in honor of Mom’s Day. The livestream set a brand new document for “Verzus” with 750,000 viewers tuned in without delay, together with Rihanna, Michelle Obama, and Quincy Jones.
Earlier “Verzuz” battles have included Babyface and Teddy Riley, DJ Premier and RZA, Ne-Yo and Johnta Austin, Scott Storch and Mannie Contemporary, and Lil Jon and T-Ache.
In accordance with Swizz, it’s important to be a GOAT to even get an invite. “You gotta have 20 hits to get in Verzuz,” mentioned Swizz. “GOAT means biggest of all time. Don’t put your self in that fireplace if you happen to don’t acquired no ice.”