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Busta Rhymes On Why He Declines Verzuz Battle With Missy Elliott

Busta Rhymes On Why He Declines Verzuz Battle With Missy Elliott

Busta Rhymes On Why He Declines Verzuz Battle With Missy Elliott. Busta Rhymes, the legendary rapper known for his lightning-fast rhymes and energetic performances, recently made waves in the music industry when he turned down the opportunity to participate in a Verzuz battle against fellow rapper Missy Elliott. Fans were eager to see these two heavyweights go head-to-head, but Busta Rhymes had his reasons for declining the highly anticipated event.

Busta Rhymes Turns Down Verzuz Battle with Missy Elliott

Busta Rhymes On Why He Declines Verzuz Battle With Missy Elliott.

Verzuz is the popular online music battle series that gained immense popularity during the COVID-19 pandemic.

It has been a platform for artists to showcase their hits and engage with their fans.

When rumors of a potential Verzuz battle between Busta Rhymes and Missy Elliott began circulating, fans were ecstatic.

Especially about the prospect of witnessing two rap icons face off.

However, Busta Rhymes surprised everyone in an interview with Apple Music.

He announced that he would not participate in a Verzuz verses Missy Elliott, as stated by Hip Hop DX.

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The Rapper Cites Respect and Friendship as Reasons for Declining

Busta Rhymes considers him and Missy Twins related to their musical abilities.

Citing it would be like battling himself, according to Vibe.

Also, he emphasized that,

“The reason why I can’t ever do a Verzuz or even compete with Missy on a challenging level is ’cause that’s my twin,” the New York native told Apple Music during a recent interview. “I’m Missy and she’s Busta Rhymes. I will never ever ever ever ever, because I love her so much, I can’t talk my s**t the way I would want to in a Verzuz.

While fans may be disappointed by Busta Rhymes’ decision to decline the Verzuz battle with Missy Elliott.

His choice was driven by a desire to maintain the respect and friendship he shares with his fellow rapper.

This decision showcases the maturity and wisdom of an artist who values genuine relationships over competition.

As the Verzuz platform continues to provide thrilling matchups and memorable moments.

Remembering that artists can choose when and how they want to participate based on their unique circumstances and priorities is essential.

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