After much ado, it’s finally official! Alicia Keys and John Legend will be doing battle on #VERZUZ.
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The news was announced moments ago, confirming initial murmurs of a spar between the piano playing superstars.
Keys and Legend, who between them have won 26 GRAMMYs, will host the digital special on Juneteenth (June 19th)- the US holiday established to honor the end of the extended branch of slavery that went on after the Emancipation Proclamation.
A huge success, #VERZUZ (the brainchild of Swizz Beatz and Timbaland) is an Instagram Live based platform that has broadcast celebratory battles between some of music’s most notable artists and creatives.
We’ll most definitely be tuning in. Will you?