TOO SHORT & E-40 BIGGEST ‘VERZUZ’ PRODUCTION YET … Nearly $500k Budget!!!

“Verzuz” is pulling out all the stops for its 2020 finale, and when Too Short and E-40 hit the stage it’ll look like a full-fledged arena concert … proving how much of a cash cow the show’s become. The Bay Area icons will face off on a soundstage in NorCal that will reflect the nearly $500,000 budget for this single event … according to sources involved in the production. TMZ obtained a blueprint of the stage setup for 40 and Short, and you can tell Swizz Beatz, Timbaland and Apple are thinking big. We’re told the MCs…

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BAY AREA RAPPER LIL YASE SHOT DEAD AT 25 Mysterious Circumstances (Updated)

Lil Yase — an up-and-coming Bay Area rapper — was shot and killed this weekend in what amounts to a mysterious murder with no explanation thus far … TMZ has learned. Sources close to Yase tell us … he was, indeed, shot early Saturday morning — and his body was discovered somewhere in the southern section of the East Bay … which is miles away from where he was last seen. Our sources tell us Yase was hanging out with his crew late Friday night at a recording studio in…

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