After Swizz Beatz took the stage and challenged fellow super-producer Timbalandto a face off in a beat battle, the two took to Instagram to warm up for the anticipated exchange. 

"This is the warm up," says Timbaland posting the first of three videos containing an absolutely banging instrumental. Swizz then takes to respond, and the two go back and forth over the courses of a couple hours. Take a look at the exchange below, the actual battle promises to be truly amazing.