Grammy-winning rapper Eminem is keeping it 92 plus 8. The hip-hop veteran has stepped forward to provide some context and clarity behind his newly released Music to Be Murdered By album.
Big Facts: On Thursday, Slim Shady hit up his social media pages to downplay people taking his “murder” references too literally.
“Cause, see, they call me a menace and if the shoe fits, I'll wear it. But if it don't, then y'all will swallow the truth, grin and bear it” #Renegade #MusicToBeMurderedBy pic.twitter.com/2aIFk2kz8a— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) January 23, 2020
View this post on Instagram “Cause, see, they call me a menace and if the shoe fits, I'll wear it. But if it don't, then y'all will swallow the truth, grin and bear it” #Renegade #MusicToBeMurderedBy A post shared by Marshall Mathers (@eminem) on Jan 23, 2020 at 7:17am PST
High-Key Details: Based on new estimates, Slim Shady’s LP will easily bank nearly 300,000 copies and secure a top debut in its opening week.
US chart update (via @HITSDD):#1 @Eminem 270-290k#2 @halsey 200-220k#3 Mac Miller 180-200k#4 @RoddyRicch 95-105k#5 @PostMalone 55-60k#6 @DaBabyDaBaby 35-40k#7 @Harry_Styles 35-40k#8 @selenagomez 30-35k#9 @billieeilish 30-35k#10 Frozen II 30-35k— chart data (@chartdata) January 23, 2020Wait, There’s More: Tuesday night, Rae Sremmurd’s Swae Lee hit up Twitter to call Marshall Mathers a certified legend.
Eminem is a Legend— Swae Lee Lee Swae (@SwaeLee) January 22, 2020Before You Go: Last Thursday night, Em shocked fans by dropping the unexpected solo effort.
It’s your funeral…#MusicToBeMurderedBy Out Now – https://t.co/q4TAFJUVGV pic.twitter.com/6PqnTjCKgu— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) January 17, 2020
Inspired by the master, Uncle Alfred! #MusicToBeMurderedBy pic.twitter.com/ilXAjJtqzV— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) January 17, 2020