19 May 2020 13:14
Instagram Music The 'Nothin' ' rapper reveals through a social media post that while the 'Lose Yourself' MC is down for the challenge, the 'X Gon' Give It to Ya' hitmaker still wants to battle it out with Jay-Z. AceShowbiz - Eminem has a rap battle royal against DMX on his bucket list, according to hip-hop star N.O.R.E. The podcast host has revealed the "Lose Yourself" hitmaker has challenged DMX to an online Verzuz battle. Launched by producers Timbaland and Swizz Beatz in March, the face-offs, held on Instagram Live, allow stars to go head to head with each other, performing from a back catalogue list of 20 songs. On Monday (May 18), N.O.R.E. took to Instagram to claim Eminem and DMX are up for the challenge, although the "X Gon' Give It to Ya" hitmaker still has Jay-Z in his sights. "This moment is so Legend!!!" N.O.R.E. explains.
"3 minutes before this @therealswizzz CALLS X and says Eminem is down for that smoke... X SAY HE CAN GET BUT I STILL WANT JAY (sic)." N.O.R.E. admits the deal was supposed to be top secret, but he couldn't keep his mouth shut, adding his money's on DMX: "I'm riding wit the DOG (sic)!!!" DMX said that he would only have battled JAY-Z but a new opponent has entered the arena, Eminem. N.O.R.E. hit Instagram and stated the next VERZUZ match-up will bring Slim Shady and X to Timbaland and Swizz Beatz's Instagram battle stage. "This moment is so Legend!!! 3 minutes before this @therealswizzz CALLS X and says Eminem is down for that smoke," N.O.R.E. noted online.
Do you think Jay will ever come to the IG arena? Check out the announcement post below.