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Triller Acquires ‘Verzus’ From Swizz Beatz and Timbaland


Swizz Beatz and Timberland are doing their thing, and all in the middle of a global pandemic. Mega company Triller announced this past Tuesday that they acquired the hit celebrity music platform Verzuz, as it expands its partnership with today’s most notable music artists. Under the deal, Verzuz’s creators,Timbaland and Swizz Beatz, will become shareholders […]

What Billboard’s Blunder Can Teach Us About Institutions


On August 10th Billboard published a digital cover story about Verzuz–the widely popular social media phenomenon launched by legendary producers Swizz Beatz and Timbaland. What began as a display on Instagram live of the friendly, long time rivalry between these iconic producers, soon turned into a pivotal cultural moment. The battles started at the height […]