Fans have been clamoring for the Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee to hop in the ring for months.
Patti LaBelle and Gladys Knight brought their soulful sounds to the virtual arena in September 2020. Other than that, its been mostly men. But someone people are begging for Missy Elliottto get in on the action this time, with On Saturday (September 25), Bally Sports journalist Brandon Scoop B Robinson suggested via Twitter, Lauryn Hill, Missy Elliott @verzuzonline would not just be a great pairing . WOULD BE FREAKING LEGENDARY. Elliott responded and didnt exactly turn it down, writing, I love @mslaurynhill shes Iconic. I love @MsLaurynHillshes Iconic Missy Elliott (@MissyElliott) Missy Elliott spoke on the possibility of a Verzuz in August, not long after The LOX and Dipset rocked Madison Square Gardens Hulu Theater. Responding to a zealous fan on Twitter, she wrote, Aww I am so Humbly Grateful but I think we will wait later on me. I just enjoy watching everyone elses #verzuzbattle Vibing to all of their Classics & what they have done musically for the CULTURE! Respect to all of them last night was Epic btw.