The newest Verzuz battle has been announced and it’s the legendary all-female R&B groups SWV and Xscape will face off.
Xscape’s LaTocha Scott broke the news and confirmed that the highly anticipated battle of the girl groups is set for May 8.
“R&B queens unite 👸🏾👸🏾👸🏾 It’s OFFICIAL OFFICIAL,” the official Verzuz account also wrote on IG.
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SWV were one of the biggest R&B artists of the ‘90s, with a string of hits including “Weak”, “Right Here (Human Nature Remix)”, “I’m So into You”, and “You’re the One”. The group split in 1998 but reunited seven years later and have been active ever since.
Atlanta’s Xscape, on the other hand, are as renowned for their members’ solo careers as their work as a group, which includes such ‘90s hits as “Just Kickin’ It’ and “Understanding.
Other Verzuz battles that have been announced include The Isley Brothers vs Earth, Wind & Fire on Sunday, April 4 and a special 420 edition of Redman vs Method Man on Tuesday, April 20.