Ashanti to Face Off Against Keyshia Cole in Next ‘Verzuz’ Battle
Written by Mama Char on December 7, 2020
“Yeah, it’s official! The paperwork is IN,” the official Verzuz Instagram teased the “legendary Ladies Night” on Friday (Dec. 4), with a split image of the singers’ faces.
The matchup is no surprise for fans, who have been buzzing about the potential pairing since May, when Cole commented under a side-by-side comparison of the duo’s hits. “My fans sent me this @timbaland @therealswizz @ashanti @verzuztv,” she wrote at the time. “is this accurate?”
The matchup marks the fourth female-charged battle, following Erykah Badu and Jill Scott, Monica and Brandy, and Gladys Knight and Patti LaBelle.
Catch Keyshia Cole and Ashanti’s Verzuz battle on Saturday, Dec. 12 a 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Verzuz’s Instagram page and on Apple Music.