This is so sad.
Eminem News Archive
Even Beyoncé is having trouble keeping up with all the hot music this year!
#ThrowbackThursday: Remember When Eminem & Elton John Surprised EVERYONE With An Unlikely Duet Of Stan At The Grammys? Relive Their Performance HERE!
Yes, Elton John, a musical legend and PROUD gay man, teamed up with a rapper fond of homophobic slurs.
It all started when it was announced that Eminem would perform at the Grammys, a move that enraged the LGBT community. Some people were so offended by the choice that they PROTESTED outside of the Staples Center the night of the Grammys.
So, why would Elton involve himself in such a controversial situation?
According to the musical maverick, he believed that Eminem's lyrics were not a representation of his true feelings but rather an expression of his alter ego.
To show his support of Eminem, Elton decided to perform alongside the rapper, lending his voice for Dido's sample on Stan.
Check out the performance (below)!
We didn't know we got any other gifts besides turkey on Thanksgiving, but Eminem is wrapping up something ultra eargasmic to enjoy with a side of mashed potatoes!
Slim Shady's new album, Shady XV, will be out November 28th, and it'll be a two-CD record.
The hip-hop heavyweight will have an album of new material AND a greatest hits compilation.
And we were already excited for ONE CD! Silly us!
The new beatz will include help from Slaughterhouse, Bad Meets Evil, D-12, and Yelawolf.
This news makes us want to dance down 8 Mile! LOLz!
This is going to be a monster on the charts!
In addition to dropping the collab, Eminem also officially announced when his next album would be coming out.
The 41-year-old rapper took to Twitter to make the announcement, saying:
Doing it Detroit style!
The two BOTH participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and both of them got showered with ice water in the most memorable ways!
But it was Eminem who provided the best face for the epic event as he was obviously not looking forward to the water dumping, but he took it like a champ, and the crowd loved him for it!
Guess who got the privilege of doing the honors for Slim Shady?
If you chose Rihanna, you'd be correct!
Here's the video that Eminem shared on Facebook
But even though polls are now open for Sunday's show, you still have to wait until the ceremony to find out who wins!
But…but…we can't wait that long!!!
Never fear, Perezcious readers! We've got you covered in our LIVE VMA polls, where you pick the winners and can INSTANTLY see how everyone else is voting too!
Ready to choose your faves??
Here are the nominees!
Eminem might not exactly be losing himself in the moment.
According to one concertgoer's account, the Eminem and Rihanna concert at the Rose Bowl amounted to "two hours and a half hours of lip synching."
Although they appreciated his fervor, this member the LA media was not buying the "live" part of his concert performance: