Twitter picks sides just after Damon Wayans worries Dave Chappelle to comedy Verzuz battle

Damon Wayans would like to just take on Dave Chappelle in the initially-at any time comic Verzuz fight and social media is weighing in. Wayans challenged Chappelle to a possible showdown on Friday (Aug. 13) all through an job interview with radio station KBXX 97.9 The Box.

“Do they do it with comedians?” he asked the show’s hosts. When asked who he would want to go up against in a hypothetical comedy version of the digital series, Wayans promptly responded, “Chappelle. I’m calling him out.”

The 60-calendar year-previous actor and comic is best acknowledged for his sketch comedy show “In Residing Color” and self-titled “Damon” collection, which launched in 1998. Wayans also experienced a extended undertaking stint on “Saturday Night Live” and has starred in a selection of films and Television exhibits, which include Beverly Hills Cop, The Past Boy Scout, Significant Payne and “My Spouse and Young ones.”

On Twitter, lovers reacted to Wayans’ obstacle and debated who would acquire in a Verzuz-style battle amongst him and Chappelle.

“[First] standup exhibit I at any time attended was a Damon Wayans show in a theater in DC. I legit believed I was going to die I was laughing so tricky,” a single person tweeted on Monday (Aug. 16). “My date and the man on the other aspect of me had tears STREAMING from their eyes. Like. BAWLING.”

“Damon Wayans is a good comedian, but I’m not absolutely sure he, or any individual else, could acquire on Dave Chappelle…” one more wrote.

“Damon Wayans is an complete legend, but Dave is rather virtually the biggest of all time,” a 3rd supporter weighed in.

A showdown among the two comedians wasn’t the only hypothetical Verzuz battle trending on Monday and Tuesday (Aug. 17). In the course of a recent Electricity 106 job interview, Dreamville’s Bas advised his label go up from Prime Dawg Leisure on the digital collection.

“That’s family members, but it’d be great competitors, for guaranteed,” Bas reported of TDE, prompting various reactions on the web.

Pay attention to a snippet from Wayans’ radio interview and see reactions to his possess proposed Verzuz problem on Twitter under.