New York rap veteran Swizz Beatz is going to make fans wait a little longer to see greatness face off. The hip-hop producer has announced a delay in tonight’s Babyface versus Teddy Riley hits match-up.
Swizzy went to Instagram Sunday to break the news. Despite the cancellation, Beatz promised a face-of would eventually still go down at a later date.
“The date is changed but keep your outfits on deck because the new date is coming back ASAP and we’re taking the quality to the next levels for these 2 Kings #VERZUZ !!!!!!! @timbaland let’s go !!!! You will understand later trust me!!!!! Nobody backed out FYI !!!” -Swizz Beatz’s Instagram
This week, both Swizz and fellow producer Timbaland announced the huge face-off. In his Instagram post, Swizz Beatz revealed battle terms between the iconic entertainers initially set to go down Sunday night.
“@teddyriley1 VS @babyface 🙌🏽 This is one of the iconic moments me & @timbaland have been working on! The Sunday will go down in the history books! Once again VERZUZ made it happen ! See you Sunday 6pm est on @teddyriley1 Live Zone Zone Zone !!!!!!!”
“Welll this is what me @therealswizzz been working on !!!! You’ll all welcome 🥶🥶 verzuz🚀🚀 Sunday 6pm est”
Wait, There’s More
The announcement came hours after Swizz revealed another face-off. The hip-hop producer put together last night’s T-Pain and Lil Jon battle.
Before You Go
On Thursday, Beatz shared a recap of a recent face-off. Swizz released a highlight clip of producers Scott Storch and Mannie Fresh going one-on–one.
“The Real Recap @scottstorchofficial vs @manniefresh Two icons went head to head in a Epic battle . Thank you for doing it for the people 🙌🏽 203k in attendance let’s keep it going @timbaland VERZUZ 🎬🎬🎬 @artokoro”
“Score card from the people !! Thank you @scottstorchofficial & @manniefreshfor doing it for the people at home aka the culture ! We also hit 202k tonight VERZUZ !!! Scott won tonight but so did the culture ! @timbaland it’s a wrap 🙌🏽”
“Let’s hear what these 2 Hit makers feel about tonight @manniefresh VS @scottstorchofficial9pm est. Don’t worry @tpain new match announcement after tonight match🦾 @timbaland the paperwork is signed !!!!!!!!!!”