Nelly and Ludacris to face off in IG Live 'Verzuz' battle

Headlines 11/05/2020

Swizz Beats and Timbaland has been masterminding a series of epic IG Live 'Verzuz' battles between some of our favourite artists, and their next effort is one hell of a throwback. 

Noughties hip-hop royalty Nelly and Ludacris will be lacing up the gloves this weekend, going hit for hit in a battle that will be absolutely stacked with bangers. 

Swizz Beatz and Timbaland made the official announcement on Instagram Live following Saturday’s battle between Erykah Badu and Jill Scott.

“Ludacris called me and said he wanted the smoke,” said Swizz, while Tim responded, “Nelly want the smoke with Ludacris!”

Naturally, Twitter went off, check out some of the best responses down below.

Expect an epic matchup from the St. Louis and Atlanta rap titans.