Ruff Ryders leader DMX knows he’s going to have some serious competition in his upcoming Verzuz battle against Snoop Dogg. Dark Man X went online this week to remind fans just how far back their contributions in hip-hop go.

DMX x VIBES

Heading into Friday, both DMX and Snoop shared looks at their throwback VIBE magazine covers. X took things a bit further by sharing a side-by-side comparison of himself and Snoop.

“@dmx @snoopdogg @therealswizzz @verzuztv” -DMX’s Instagram

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When the entire world came to see @DMX Woodstock 👀 @VerzuzTV NEXT WEDNESDAY!!!

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High-Key Details

This week, Snoop went back in time with a throwback pic. The Doggfather shared a pic of himself, X and comedian Mike Epps all hanging out together.

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Wait, There’s More

Snoop is gearing up for one of the biggest battles of his entire career. Barring any changes, Dogg and X will have their bangers broadcast next week on Instagram Live and Apple Music.

“The battle of the dogs ‼️‼️‼️ @DMX vs @SnoopDogg 🔥 Wednesday, July 22nd. Watch on our IG or in HD on @AppleMusic. Drinks by @Ciroc. #Verzuz” -Verzuz TV’s Instagram

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The battle of the dogs ‼️‼️‼️ @DMX vs @SnoopDogg 🔥 Wednesday, July 22nd. Watch on our IG or in HD on @AppleMusic. Drinks by @Ciroc. #Verzuz

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Before You Go

In May 2020, DMX shared his thoughts about going up against fellow rap icon Eminem in a hits battle. The Ruff Ryders leader admitted he still wanted to face-off against music mogul JAY-Z.

“Em don’t want it,” X said in the footage. “I’d rather go with my arch nemesis – he don’t gotta come outside, he can sit in the house. He scared to go to the basement and play some records? … It’s a celebration, we’re celebrating music.” -DMX’s Instagram

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Okay y’all who’d win… Hov or X?? . . [Peep #SOHH.com hourly for the latest news!] #SOHHNews #HipHop #RapNews #MustRead #MusicNews #50Cent #Drake #LilWayne #KodakBlack #CashMoney #Future #YoungThug #NickiMinaj #CardiB #Migos #Offset #GucciMane #KendrickLamar #TDE #NBAYoungBoy #OVO #Quavo #NipseyHussle #JAYZ #LilUziVert #dmx #jayz

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