Jermaine Dupri has declared that the much-talked-about battle between his So So Def family and Diddy's Bad Boy Records for VERZUZ is on. He made the announcement while appearing at the One Music Fest in Atlanta over the weekend, but did not give a date on when it would take place.
The co-founders of the popular Verzuz series have settled their lawsuit with Triller. Timbaland and Swizz Beatz sued the video-sharing platform in August nearly a year and a half after the company acquired the series.
A match up the culture thought would never happen might be coming this year. Diddy and Jermaine Dupri will go hit for hit on a non Verzuz battle.
Swizz Beatz and Timbaland filed a $28 million lawsuit against Triller for defaulting on payments over their Triller deal.
Jadakiss of The Lox said that the crew's performance, highlighted by his epic freestyle, is helping him in renegotiating a better deal with Def Jam, his record label. "It really showed the world my true worth, what I can do," he said in an interview.
Mario built up goodwill after his Verzuz win against Omarion last month. But, that all seemed to come to an end on Monday (July 11) when the “Let Me Love You” singer announced that his new single, “Main One,” would feature Tory Lanez.
The VERZUZ platform is once again all the rage in the wake of the one-sided Omarion vs. Mario debacle from last week.
The Hip-Hop community is about get a deeper appreciation for Verzuz. Lena Waithe is set to produce a documentary on the battle platform that provided us so much fun during quarantine.
Now a mainstream concept, VERZUZ is positioning itself as a viable performance platform and introduced a subscription model that Twitter balked at before Swizz Beatz walked it back.
To his credit Jaheim does have a BET award on his shelf for Best Male R&B Artist in 2003. Can't take that away from him.
Fab already took an L to the Verzuz MVP, Jadakiss. Could the Brooklyn rapper take another "L" and still maintain his reputation as one of the best lyricists the rap game has ever seen?