I don’t use my google email much but am wondering it this is a phishing email. Why would they want me to verify my information?
You might want to review this article Avoid and report phishing email by Gmail Support
You’d need to show us what’s in the E-mail for us to be able to determine if what you’re seeing is legitimate.
Best practice is not to click any links an a suspicious E-mail.
Here’s Google’s official word on verifying a Google Account:
When you hover your mouse pointer over a link (URL link or email link), the actual address the link leads to is typically displayed in the bottom-left corner of the browser, as shown in the picture below. I use Firefox. Other browsers may display the link in a diff location. But, all browsers will display the true link, even if the text under your mouse pointer spells something different.