Not too long ago, Ice Dice dished on turning down Verzuz battles with each LL Cool J and Scarface, although he had a healthful motive for doing so.
Ice Dice Admires LL Cool J & Scarface So A lot That He ‘Can’t’ Compete Towards Them
The topic got here up on The Bootleg Kev Podcast, the place Ice Dice was joined by Too $hort and E-40.
In the course of the West Coast legends’ sit-down, they started discussing Verzuz battles, which memorably got here in clutch through the COVID-19 pandemic. Bootleg Kev went on to ask Dice, who by no means carried out within the net collection, if he was approached to take part.
In response, Ice Dice confirmed that organizers have been probably enthusiastic about match-ups with LL Cool J and Scarface. Nevertheless, the “It Was a Good Day” rapper finally determined in opposition to following via with the concepts.
“I believe they was speaking LL at one level. they have been speaking Scarface at one level. I stated no.”
He went on to clarify that, quite than going head-to-head like a conventional Verzuz, he would’ve most popular one other method.
“Verzuz is sweet, however my idea would have been, ‘Yo, I’m a fan. You do that track for me.’ Like, okay, I get to have LL do my favourite LL songs, and he gon’ have me do my favourite Ice Dice songs. And it’s not Verzuz, nevertheless it’s love…That might have been my idea.”
Dice then shared that, as a result of he has a lot respect for each LL and Scarface, he wouldn’t have the ability to “go in opposition to” them.
“I can’t go in opposition to folks I love. LL’s an OG to me within the recreation, so I can’t see it. Me and Scarface love one another, however we don’t talk sufficient to do a Verzuz collectively.”
He wrapped up his commentary by noting, “I don’t need it to be competitors.”
Dice Stays Dishing On The Previous Currently
This Verzuz revelation comes on the heels of Ice Dice opening up about one other matter from the pandemic period.
As The Shade Room beforehand reported, Dice admitted that he misplaced out on a $9 million position over his refusal to get vaccinated for COVID-19.
Particularly, he initially stated he “turned down” a job alongside Jack Black in Oh Hell No. Nevertheless, he later confirmed that he was dropped, as he was adamant about not getting “the jab.”
“These motherf***ers didn’t give it to me as a result of I wouldn’t get the shot. I didn’t flip it down. They simply wouldn’t give it to me. The COVID shot, the jab…I didn’t want it. I didn’t catch that s**t in any respect. Nothing. F**ok them. I didn’t want that s**t.”
What do you consider Ice Dice’s feedback, and would you’ve favored to see him take part in a Verzuz battle in opposition to LL Cool J or Scarface?