(YouTube)There were plenty of celebs posting old school mom snaps on Mother's Day, but the sweetest tribute of the weekend came, shockingly, from rapper Eminem. The controversial performer dropped the music video for "Headlights" just in time for the holiday, drawing a decades-long rift to a bittersweet end with the help of director Spike Lee.The video presents a complicated and painful estrangement through Eminem's mother's eyes, and offers brief glimpses into the rapper's childhood in...Read Full Story
There are some excellent reasons to brave Chicago in August this year, as the 2014 Lollapalooza lineup includes both very major artists and a host of terrific up-and-comers.This year, headliners Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, Zedd, Outkast, Calvin Harris, Foster the People, Kings of Leon, Skrillex, Childish Gamino and more will play at Grant Park between August 1 and August 3. Below, check out the full lineup for each of the three days — with the names of our favorites helpfully italicized.
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(Twitter)Mariah Carey has been toiling away on her much anticipated upcoming album The Art of Letting Go for about four years now, but there's an upside to the lengthy wait: Fans will get to hear Carey's toddler twins Moroccan and Monroe for the first time.
Last week, Carey told People that her children are featured on a song she wrote with Bryan-Michael Cox and Jermaine Dupri."There's a part that Jermaine says on the song that [the kids] loved, and Monroe started to say it," Carey explained...Read Full Story
(Getty Images) Eminem's The Marshall Mathers LP 2 has, to absolutely no one's surprise, easily secured the second biggest album sales week of the year. According to Billboard, the rapper's eighth studio album sold approximately 792,000 copies in its first week of release, marking the rapper's second-biggest debut week since 2000, when The Marshall Mathers LP sold 1.7 million copies its first week out (2002's The Eminem Show would have clocked over a million too, but a fumbled premature...Read Full Story
(Getty Images | Instagram)Eminem's highly anticipated album The Marshall Mathers LP 2 doesn't hit stores until next week, but most of his fans have heard it in full already thanks to an illegal leak. Reactions to the new material have been all over the place, with twitter responses ranging from "so bad I want to just crawl into a hole and die" and "the best thing ever made." But there's one line in particular that some people are hung up on — did Eminem insult Chief Keef?In the song "Rhyme or...Read Full Story
(Getty)It appears the world is ready for a return to form for Eminem. Em's label Shady Records just uploaded a preview track from his upcoming and long awaited Marshal Mathers LP 2 album to SoundCloud, and it's already generated more than 370,000 plays in under an hour. "The Monster" features Rihanna on chorus duties and she kills it adding a heavy pop touch that's sure to turn the song into an easy and anthemic sing-along. But a real tip of the hat goes to Eminem who seems to be done some...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)Kerry Washington's big year just keeps getting bigger. After breaking out in Scandal and Django Unchained, and winning a slew of best-dressed awards, the actress will soon be hosting Saturday Night Live. NBC has announced that Washington will host November 2 with musical guest Eminem, so Taran Killam will likely have his hands full impersonating both Fitz and the Detroit rapper.Read Full Story
Eminem has just released his music video for "Survival," aka the metal-tinged track that's featured in an advertisement for Call of Duty: Ghosts. And guess what — the video is an ad too! It's mostly just Em looking serious in some sort of abandoned warehouse space (somewhere in Detroit, probably) as projections of game action and live performances grace the walls around him. Paychecks are nice.Read Full Story
Getty ImagesEmimen recorded "Hailie's Song" back in 2002, when his cute blond daughter was just six. Well, Hailie's now 17 and was just crowned homecoming queen of Chippewa Valley High School on Friday. Feeling old yet?
Hailie was joined by her mom at the ceremony at her Michigan high school. Eminem watched from a classroom so his presence didn't steal any of his daughter's time in the spotlight."Hailie came out with her mother Kim when she was introduced with all the other kids but her...Read Full Story