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Reactions To Gucci Mane & Jeezy Officially Squashing Beef At Verzuz

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Gucci Mane and Jeezy have been going at each other for over a decade and what has occurred in recent times with rapper beefs, the two men showed their elder statesmen position in the game during their Verzuz showdown.

A long list of fellow rappers tuned in which included the likes of 2 Chainz, Papoose, Gunna, Chris Brown, French Montana, Yella Beezy, Bow Wow, Lil Jon, Yung Miami, Ray J, Mustard, Killer Mike, Rich Homie Quan, Ja Rule, DJ Jazzy Jeff, and more. One million viewers waited online before Gucci Mane and Jeezy even appeared. Everyone wanted to see the opening segment of a legendary moment in rap history during the Timbaland and Swizz Beatz production of Verzuz. Many people were hoping everything would go smooth during the event, but a tense moment did occur surrounding the death of Gucci Mane’s friend. This is where viewers were left hanging wondering if it was the end of the night.

 

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The Snowman called for a truce for the culture. Guwop didn’t seem to acknowledge the effort at reconciliation, and the tense exchange of tracks continued.

However, it was all a ruse. By the time the Verzuz concluded, there were 1.7 active viewers watching Jeezy and Gucci Mane’s match-up, and in a surprise move, the pair of rappers shared the stage for the 2005 collaborative track “Icy.” The show ended with them celebrating one another, mending whatever previous animosity they had in the past, and acknowledging one another’s accomplishments before heading off to the after-party.

Check out the reactions to the iconic night of hip hop below.

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