Eminem

Jun
30
New Music: Busta Rhymes f/ Eminem – ‘Calm Down’

Calm Down

Busta Rhymes and Eminem join forces, and no one is safe. The hip-hop superpowers unleash their Scoop DeVille-produced collaboration “Calm Down,” which features a sample of House of Pain’s “Jump Around.”

Bussa Bus breathes fires on his ballistic bars, while Slim Shady wreaks havoc, taking aim at everyone from Clive Davis to Abraham Lincoln to bloggers.

“Shady for president, ho / Don’t make me go take it back to the days of old Sway and Tech radio when I was taking so much NoDoz and LSD, I almost fell asleep on the ‘Wakeup Show,’” he spits.

Busta is gearing up for his 10th album E.L.E. 2, the sequel to 1998′s E.L.E. (Extinction Level Event): The Final World Front.

Hear them spaz out on the explosive record.

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Jun
27
Busta Rhymes and Eminem Team Up on ‘Calm Down’

Eminem and Busta Rhymes

Busta Rhymes and Eminem are joining forces once again. The hip-hop powerhouses have collaborated on Busta’s upcoming single “Calm Down.”

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Jun
12
Eminem Debuts Sia Collaboration in ‘The Equalizer’ Trailer

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Following his historic RIAA certification, Eminem has previewed a new collaboration with Sia in a trailer for Denzel Washington’s crime thriller The Equalizer.

“It’s too late to start over,” raps Em, while Sia sings the triumphant hook (“Guts over fear”).

The two previously collaborated on “Beautiful Pain” for The Marshall Mathers LP 2.

The film opens in theaters on September 26. Get a taste of Em’s newest track below.

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Jun
10
Eminem Becomes First Artist to Earn Two RIAA Digital Diamond Awards

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Marshall Mathers is making history once again. The Detroit rapper has become the first artist to earn two RIAA Digital Single Diamond Awards.

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May
15
Odd Future to Open for Eminem at Wembley Stadium

Eminem and Odd Future

Eminem will be joined by a couple Odd characters during his upcoming shows at Wembley Stadium in London this summer. The Detroit rapper has tapped Odd Future’s Tyler, the Creator and Earl Sweatshirt as his opening acts.

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May
11
Video: Eminem f/ Nate Ruess – ‘Headlights’

Headlights

In honor of Mother’s Day, Eminem shines a light on his relationship with his mother in the emotional video for his Marshall Mathers LP 2 single “Headlights” featuring fun.’s Nate Ruess.

Directed by Spike Lee, the cinematic clip was shot through the eyes of Em’s mother Debbie Mathers and features video and photos from his childhood growing up in 8 Mile in Detroit.

“It’s a great, great story. It’s heartfelt, some pain in it, but that’s life,” said Spike, who’s directed iconic videos for Michael Jackson, Prince, and Public Enemy. “So that’s why we’re here, back in the ‘hood, 8 Mile Detroit, shooting where all this took place.”

While they’ve had a tumultuous past, Em celebrates all the sacrifices his mom made for him and apologizes for publicly shaming her in a handwritten letter.

Watch the nostalgic Spike Lee joint below.

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May
9
Eminem and Spike Lee Get Heartfelt in ‘Headlights’ Video

Eminem and Spike Lee

Eminem is set to premiere the video for his latest single “Headlights” on Mother’s Day. Before its debut, Em and director Spike Lee sat down for a brief interview teasing their cinematic collaboration, which was shot on 8 Mile in Eminem’s hometown of Detroit last month.

“I really love the narrative for what we’ve come up [with] together for ‘Headlights,’” said Spike, who’s directed iconic videos for Michael Jackson, Prince, and Public Enemy.

“It’s a great, great story. It’s heartfelt, some pain in it, but that’s life. So that’s why we’re here, back in the ‘hood, 8 Mile Detroit, shooting where all this took place.”

The Nate Ruess-assisted song, on which Em addresses the tumultuous relationship with his mother Debbie Mathers, appears on The Marshall Mathers LP 2.

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