Babyface and Teddy Riley ‘Verzuz’ Do-Over Hits All the Right Notes; Here Are the Songs They Played

by Jeremy Spirogis
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It was the rumble within the quarantine sound jungle that R&B followers had been ready for: Teddy Riley versus Babyface. The do-over was simply as anticipated as the primary go ‘spherical, and after the 2 OGs dealt with some Instagram housekeeping, the social gathering started.

Saturday evening’s glitch didn’t discourage music lovers from witnessing what turned out to be a gents’s tourney, and at one level, the digital occasion clocked in additional than 500,000 listeners. If this had been a stadium present, the place would have been packed.

Once once more, Babyface and Riley drew followers from all walks of life. ’80s and ‘90s babies were in the building, as were the artists’ musical buddies similar to Robert “Kool” Bell of Kool & The Gang, Mariah Carey, Snoop Dogg, D-Nice, Damion Hall of Guy, Missy Elliott, Kandi Burruss, Tank, Swizz Beatz, Lil Kim, and Queen Latifah.

Even Michelle Obama stopped by for the festivities and to remind everybody to vote.

Maybe you caught the present, possibly you didn’t, however in order for you
to know which tracks every legend performed for the evening, right here’s a rundown.

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Teddy Riley | Prince Williams/WireImage/Getty Images; Kenneth ‘Babyface’ Edmonds | Prince Williams/WireImage/Getty Images

Teddy Riley performed it quick and gradual

This time, each musicians had been seated in chairs in confined studio areas, able to go. Riley welcomed everybody with a “Let’s get to the music, it’s good to see you again,” and began issues off.

“Right Here” by SWV

“Make It Last Forever” by Keith Sweat

“Just Got Paid” by Johnny Kemp

“Get Me Home” Foxy Brown feat. Blackstreet. Some followers pointed
out that this was produced by the Trackmasters

“Piece of My Love” by Guy

“I Like the Way” by Hi-Five

“I Want Her” by Keith Sweat

“I Like” by Guy

“Is It Good to You” by Heavy D & The Boyz

“The Show” Doug E Fresh and Slick Rick

“City is Mine” by Jay-Z

“Keep It in the Closet” by Michael Jackson

“Before I Let You Go” Blackstreet

“Let’s Chill” by Guy

“Deep” by Blackstreet                                                

“I Get Lonely” remix from Janet
Jackson feat. Blackstreet

“Jam” by Michael Jackson

“Rump Shaker” by Wreckx n Effect

“Dangerous” by Michael Jackson

Babyface rolled out all the large ballads

Before taking part in his first observe, Babyface advised a narrative about Michael Jackson calling and asking him to arrange a date with Halle Berry. So, he referred to as Halle’s supervisor on Jackson’s behalf, and the man was shocked.  

Babyface joked he imagined her response went one thing like … and launched into “Love Should’ve Brought You Home Last Night” by Toni Braxton. Fun reality: The music was on the Boomerang soundtrack, a film starring Berry and Eddie Murphy. Here’s what else he performed.

 “Soon As I Get Home”
by Babyface

“Rock Steady” by The Whispers

“Every Time I Close My Eyes” by Babyface

“Ready or Not” by After 7

“Every Little Step” by Bobby Brown

“Can We Talk” by Tevin Campbell

“The Way You Love Me” by Karyn White

“I’m Ready” by Tevin Campbell, which was apparently written when
Babyface was in highschool.

“Two Occasions” by The Deele

“Rock Wit’cha” by Bobby Brown

“On Our Own” by Bobby Brown (Ghostbusters II

“When Can I See You Again” by Babyface

“Whip Appeal” Babyface

“My, My, My” by Johnny Gill

“Red Light Special” by TLC

“Superwoman” by Karyn White

“You’re Makin’ Me High” by Toni Braxton

“I’ll Make Love to You” by Boyz II Men

“Count on Me” by Whitney Houston and CeCe Winans

“When You Believe” by Whitney Houston and Mariah Carey

This was a musical celebration

With a turnout that exceeded Saturday evening’s attendance and only some minor technical glitches, this occasion was deemed successful. Toward the top, issues had been minimize brief due to issues with Instagram, however time was had by all.

Fans cherished it and thanked each Riley and Babyface for his or her musical items. Now, you’ll be able to add these songs to your playlist and relive the second in your good audio system.

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