Lil Uzi Vert not long ago paid out tribute to XXXTentacion and mentioned the late Florida rapper was his only opposition in the rap activity.
Previous Friday (June 17), which marked the fourth anniversary of XXXTentacion’s tragic loss of life in 2018, Lil Uzi Vert was accomplishing at the Lyrical Lemonade’s Summer season Smash Pageant in Chicago when he paused his established to honor X. The Philadelphia rapper reflected on his and XXXTentacion’s competitiveness throughout their come up.
“Things ended up distinctive close to that time and various in a good way,” he mentioned. “That was like my only competitors.”
“Every time I dropped, he dropped, or each individual time he dropped, I dropped,” he ongoing. “Or both he goes No. 1, or I go No. 1. Possibly way, it was heading to go, just one of us was gonna flip up.”
Lil Uzi Vert then commanded his DJ to engage in XXXTentacion’s bombastic 2015 anthem “Look at Me!” a great deal to the crowd’s delight. Watch the online video beneath (swipe still left).
Uzi has always admired XXXTentacion. Sadly, the Everlasting Atake rapper never ever bought prospect to do a collaborative track with him.
Past November, when on Twitch individuality Adin Ross’ livestream show, a supporter requested Uzi if he would ever appear on a posthumous X track given that the late rapper was also a lover of his tunes.
“I would like to do a track with him, but I’m truly unusual on stuff like that,” he reported. “I’m definitely weird for the reason that I realize that they are not listed here living, and what if that’s not the eyesight that they seriously want?”
“In particular if they seriously fucked with me. What if which is all incorrect?” he ongoing. “I am going to be pissed off if they did it all mistaken for the reason that I am not here, but you know, if it will work out, it will work out.”
In the meantime, look at out photos from Lil Uzi Vert’s performance at Summer months Smash down below. Also, as a bonus, look at out XXXTentaction executing “Appear at Me!” reside at the 2017 Rolling Loud pageant below.