Last night’s Godly Verzuz battle between legendary Wu-Tang beatmaster RZA and incomparable turntable ICON DJ Premier was a two-tone du-rag-scented love letter to golden era Hip-Hop that attracted 200K beloved rappity-rappers, culture-shifters, tastemakers, game-changers, content-creators and fans to yet another unforgettable quarantine experience.
Fueled by pure nostalgia and positive vibes, the larger-than-life Rap titans went classic for classic for TWO HOURS where they dropped everything from Biggie to Nasty Nas to CLASSIC Kanye to Christina Aguilera in EPIC head nod-worthy moments that won the whole entire internet.
Peep the Twitter hysteria over DJ Premier & RZA’s legendary Verzuz battle on the flip.
“RZA vs Preemo battle is like…” – we loved to see it
“The RZA vs Preemo got the old heads acting up” – they had the time of their Pelle Pelle-wearing life
“i want two hours of just RZA and preemo trying to figure out how to use modern technology” – it was like watching our parents struggle to log into their email
“Ghostface was not interested in the preamble from RZA before Triumph. #DjPremierVSRza #RZAvsDJPremier” – he was snapping the entire time
“using this to keep track of who’s winning rza vs primo” – they took us back to 1994 and stayed there for hours
“Me in the IG live comments of the RZA and Preemo battle.” – you and the rest of us
“This me throughout RZA vs Preemo” – we charged our flip phones the night before
“How i’m dressed watching this preemo vs Rza battle. #RZAvsDJPremier” – the smell of grimy Esco denims filled the comment section
“YO RZA JUST TALKED ABOUT BEING VEGAN AND THEN SAID “YO NOT TO GET POLITICAL BUT I WAS IN MY CRIB AND I SEEN A FLOCK OF BUTTERFLIES JUST FLYING BY OUTSIDE AND I WAS LIKE ‘YO ANIMALS IS OUT HERE LIKE BONG BONG SINCE WE INSIDE” – Top 3 moment of the night