The VERZUZ battle is getting lit with some holy vibes. Gospel artists Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond are on their way to a head up Live IG battle of Timbaland and Swizz Beats series.
The gospel giants are scheduled to have on face off on Sunday, May 31 at 5 p.m. EST sequel to the words of inspiration from Bishop T.D. Jakes. It will be noted that this is the debut match up for gospel artists.
Timb & I had to call a few of our friends!!” wrote Swizz Beatz in the IG announcement. “Join Kirk Franklin, Fred Hammond and Bishop TD Jakes for this Sunday’s special edition of VERZUZ – THE HEALING
Kirk’s collections includes ‘Revolution’, ‘Silver and Gold’ and ‘Stomp.’ While Grammy Award winner, Fred Hammond have some hit song like ‘No Weapon,’ ‘You Are The Living Word,’ ‘Jesus Be A Fence Around Me’ and ‘We’re Blessed’ to put to use.
The announcement also comes immediately Swizz emphasized the need for VERZUZ competitors to use the sound equipment sent to them.
Roland [Corporation] actually created a special system that they made for Verzuz for IG,” said Swizzy to REVOLT “And it works. Like you look at Ludacris’ sound, it works. You can tell who’s using the setup and who’s not using the setup. It’s only a couple plugs that’s gon’ change ya life. 112 was using it. I don’t think Jagged Edge was using it.”