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Every Eminem Album Ranked – XXL

[ad_1] Eminem’s legendary status isn’t up for debate. Over his past 25 years in the game, the Detroit-raised rapper has made a name for himself as rap royalty. He possesses two diamond-selling albums and 10 consecutive No. 1s on the Billboard 200 chart. Aside from a commercially successful track record, Em’s technical precision, lyrical supremacy and way of embracing everything that sits opposite of normal has garnered him respect in areas that range from the barbershop to the Grammys.In 1996, he delivered his very first album, Infinite. Three years later, Eminem found his groove with the release of The Slim Shady LP, an effort that introduced one of the most iconic alter egos...

Budweiser Names New Baby Clydesdale Horse Eminem

[ad_1] File this under "Strange But True."A new Budweiser Clydesdale horse has been named Eminem. And no, we're not horsing around.According to a KHQA report published on Sept. 23, a Budweiser Clydesdale foal (a baby horse) was born at the Warm Springs Ranch in Booneville, Mo., on Sept. 14. The ranch is the beer company's breeding and training farm for their famous Budweiser Clydesdale horses.The male baby Clydesdale's name was derived from the foal's Clydesdale parents by combining the first initials of his mother, Marcie, and his father, Miles, which phonetically is "M and M" but spelled like the Detroit rapper's name.At birth, a baby Clydesdale stands at least 3 feet tall and...

Eminem Serves Spaghetti at Opening of His Mom’s Spaghetti Eatery

[ad_1] Eminem surprised his “Stans” by pulling up to the grand opening of his new Detroit restaurant, Mom’s Spaghetti.On Wednesday (Sept. 29), Em made an unannounced appearance and spent several minutes working the walk-up window of his pasta shop. While serving up cartons of spaghetti to stunned customers, he also obliged many with selfie photos.According to the Detroit News yesterday, the 48-year-old rhymer signed a few customers' takeout cartons as well. "This has been my dream my whole life," Erin Farrer told the newspaper. Em signed her container of Mom's Spaghetti, took a selfie pic with her and hugged her. “And I bawled my eyes out," added Farrer on meeting her rap idol.Of course,...

Dr. Dre, Kendrick Lamar, More to Perform at Super Bowl Show

[ad_1] Looks like the NFL is creating an unforgettable moment for hip-hop as they've announced some heavy-hitters to hold down the performance stage for the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI halftime show.Dr. Dre tweeted an image this afternoon (Sept. 30), featuring himself, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem, Snoop Dogg and Mary J. Blige—in a stance similar to the Avengers film—in promotion of the annual show set to take place next year at the SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, Calif. on Feb. 13, 2022.In the social media post, Dre wrote: "I’m extremely excited to share the stage with my friends for the #PepsiHalftime Show. This will introduce the next saga of my career…Bigger and Better than Ever!!! @NBCSports @Pepsi @NFL @RocNation #SBLVI."The trailblazing producer...

Eminem to Open Mom’s Spaghetti Restaurant in Detroit

[ad_1] Eminem is promoting the grand opening of his Mom's Spaghetti restaurant in Detroit.On Friday (Sept. 24), ads for the new eatery began airing on local Detroit television station WXYZ . The tongue-and-cheek 30-second spot features Shady vomiting cartons of spaghetti along with revealing the dishes the spot will be serving—including pasta, meatballs and the spaghetti sandwich. It also announces the restaurant as "coming soon." A phone number featured on the ad connects to a message that announces the address as 2131 Woodward Ave. in Detroit and reveals the opening date as Sept. 29 at 5 p.m. CST.The phrase Mom's Spaghetti dates back to Em's 2002 track, "Lose Yourself," where he raps,...

Is Eminem Getting Ready to Drop Marshall Mathers LP III?

[ad_1] Eminem surprised fans with the unannounced release of Music to Be Murdered By - Side B last January, and now people are speculating that he might pull another unheralded album drop next month.Based on what appears to be some social media digging done on an Eminem Reddit account, supporters of the Detroit-bred rapper are pointing to hints that could back the idea that Em might actually be delivering an LP, possibly Marshall Mathers LP III, on Oct. 1.Em's frequent collaborator, Fredwreck, posted an image of the rhymer's childhood home on his Instagram story recently, which was the artwork for the second installment of Eminem's Marshall Mathers series.Fredwreck also reportedly posted a picture of a building with...

Machine Gun Kelly Tries to Diss Metal Band Slipknot, Gets Dragged

[ad_1] Machine Gun Kelly is getting dragged on social media by Slipknot fans following his comments about the metal band at Riot Fest over the weekend.According to a report on Loudwire, published on Monday (Sept. 20), MGK was performing on the fourth and final day of the 2021 Riot Fest in Chicago on Sunday (Sept. 19) when he threw Slipknot under the bus.Before performing his song “Jawbreaker,” MGK appeared to have dissed the rock band. “Hey, you wanna know what I’m really happy that I’m not doing? Being 50 years old wearing a fuckin' weird mask on a fucking stage, talkin' shit,” he told the crowd. “So anyway, what’s everyone’s favorite candy? Reese’s...

Eminem to Appear in 50 Cent’s BMF Series as White Boy Rick

[ad_1] Eminem has put his acting hat back on to guest star in one of 50 Cent's upcoming drama series.The Wrap reported on Tuesday (Aug. 17) that Em, who made his acting debut in 8 Mile back in 2002, will make a guest appearance in his former Shady/Aftermath Records signee's new show, Black Mafia Family. The Detroit rapper will be playing the role of White Boy Rick, real name Rick Wershe Jr., who was an informant for the FBI as a young teen when selling drugs and guns as a gang member. Once Rick was no longer being utilized by the feds, he was arrested for cocaine possession and sentenced to life in prison. He...

Here Are the Highest Paid Rappers of 2020

[ad_1] Despite the COVID-19 pandemic curtailing any chances for any artists to tour in 2020, several big-name rappers still made money through streaming and other means last year.According to Billboard's report published on Monday (July 19), rappers Post Malone, Drake, YoungBoy Never Broke Again, Lil Baby are among The Top Paid Musicians of 2020. Posty finished at No. 2 with $23.2 million most of which came from streaming ($8.1 million) and touring ($12.4 million) before he had to shut it down due to the pandemic. He earned $2 million in publishing and $712,500 in sales.Drizzy is at No. 6 with $14.2 million with most of his revenue coming from streaming ($11.7 million)...

Hilarious Hip-Hop Characters You Wish Were Real

[ad_1] The classic rap album skit has long been a musical tool to create unforgettable moments in hip-hop history. Back in the 1990s, a rap album wasn't complete without several skits or interludes to help bring connectivity to songs on a project.De La Soul popularized and perfected the rap album skit beginning with their classic 1989 debut LP, 3 Feet High and Rising. From the 1990s to the early 2000s, skits were commonplace on a rap album. Skits also introduced unique, zany hip-hop characters that became famous for the comedic storylines and hilarious one-liners.Snoop Dogg fans remember DJ EZ Dick, the fictional radio host with the velvety voice on radio station WBALLZ. He appeared in a few hilarious...