Grammy-winning producer Timbaland knows his Verzuz series is a pretty big deal right now. The hip-hop hitmaker went online to celebrate the success of the classics battles series’ latest bout bringing in massive streams.
Timbaland Celebrates DMX/Snoop Verzuz
Heading into Sunday, Timbo went to Instagram to geek out over some big numbers. Tim celebrated his and fellow Verzuz creator Swizz Beatz’s Snoop Dogg and DMX Verzuz bringing in more than 3 million livestreams.
“I wanna say from the bottom of my heart ❤️ verzuz fan 🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽 @verzuztv letssss gooooooo 🙌🏽🙌🏽🙌🏽” -Timbaland’s Instagram
Last month, rap legends Snoop Dogg and DMX put their classics to the test in an unforgettable Verzuz battle.
Timbaland went to his Instagram page this past Friday to re-post a battle outcome between late music icons Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur. Despite the initial close match-up perception, the face-off had Tupac easily taking down the Bad Boy Records legend.
“Imagine this‼️‼️ @verzuztv Btw this was n my timeline I believe this is not accurate but imagine this verzuz🚨🚨🚨” -Timbaland’s Instagram
Timbaland also shared his thoughts on an imagined Verzuz between music icons Mariah Carey and the late Whitney Houston.
“This is a good match but me and @therealswizzz have other plans for @mariahcarey 👀👀 @jermainedupri any thoughts 🤔🤔” -Timbaland
Wait, There’s More
On Wednesday, rap veteran 2 Chainz went to Instagram to get fans pumped about his upcoming Verzuz face-off against Rick Ross. Chainz specifically shared a side by side comparison of career stats including how many chart-topping albums they have to their names.
“Interesting” -2 Chainz’s Instagram
“Grab your popcorn @verzuztv” -2 Chainz’s Instagram
“I say a @wingstop10pc lemon pepper” -Rick Ross
Before You Go
On Tuesday, the Verzuz social media pages announced a huge battle between Rick Ross and 2 Chainz. Barring any last-minute changes, the livestream is going down on August 6.
“@RichForever vs @2Chainz! The High Rollers Edition #Verzuz ‼️ Thursday, August 6th, 8PM ET, on our IG and @AppleMusic. Drinks by @Ciroc” -Verzuz’s Instagram