As the date for 2 Chainz' and Rick Ross's IG Live hit battle looms closer, Anthony has decided to craft a playlist of the best hits the Southern powerhouses have to offer.

Playlist by: Anthony “AJ” Faustin

The next big hit battle is upon us: in one corner is the Miami king, known for luxury and his love of hustling, Rick Ross. In the other is the Southern heavy-hitter, the basketball veteran turned Tity Boi, now named 2 Chainz!

The latest battle, announced by VerzuZTV’s instagram account on July 28will take place on August 6th. The rules are simple: each artist plays 20 of their greatest hits, pairing each hit against one of their opponents. Popular consensus determines the winner, but each song played will no doubt remind fans of the history these rap vets have. 


To prep listeners (or general hip-hop fans) for this hit battle, our tastemaker Anthony has put together a playlist of some of 2 Chainz’ and Rick Ross’s greatest hits and musical moments. Spanning from the past to the present, these songs can be smooth, hard-hitting, serious, or downright funny. The links are below for you listening pleasure: we hope you enjoy!

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