It’s been only a few days since Mario and Omarion “Verzuz” (with the pre-show done by Ray J, Bobby Valentino, Sammie, and Pleasure P), brought in over 5 million views over seven platforms. Still, people are talking about how R&B took over the night and unearthing a conversation about the battle competition that seemed to be far gone: When are Chris Brown and Usher going head to head?
Fans have been asking for Brown to battle against his musical big-brother Usher in a “Verzuz” contest since the early days of the Instagram phenomenon. However, in the past, the chart-topper has been hesitant to take on the challenge.
LOS ANGELES, CA – FEBRUARY 08: Recording Artists Usher and Chris Brown attend The 57th Annual GRAMMY Awards at the STAPLES Center on February 8, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)
However, in a recently dropped interview with N.O.R.E. and DJ EFN, the “Fine China ” singer revealed he is actually open to participating in a “Verzuz” with Usher if all of the ducks were lined up in a perfect row.
While promoting his newly released album, “Breezy,” he stopped by the hit show to give fans a peek into his perfectly bleached head.
N.O.R.E. brought out the subject saying, “That’s been like a debate, ‘Who Chris Brown could battle on Verzuz?’”
“I know what the consensus is,” the Grammy Award winner said. “I’m a fan of they music too. So, when I hear some of they music … I am like ‘ooo.’”
Peeping that the artist was speaking in code, the host asked, “When you say ‘they,’ who you talking about?”
“Well, it’s only ‘the,’ it’s not even a ‘they,’” says Breezy. “They want me and Usher to do it.”
“It only makes sense, but it gotta make more sense. Like, I wanna celebrate him and his life, just as much as celebrating my stuff,” the crooner explained.
Still understanding it is a competition, he said, “I can’t act like he ain’t a pioneer. I think it would be something good for the fans, but it would have to just make sense for both of us … you know ……
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