New Eminem Songs, Mixtapes & Videos


Eminem’s “Walk On Water” Is No Longer Being Promoted as ‘REVIVAL’ Lead Single [Feature ]

Eminem's Beyoncé-assisted single "Walk On Water" debuted at No. 14 this week on the Billboard Hot 100, earning 64k digital song sales and 18.3 million on-demand streams during its opening week, but despite its... Read More


Eminem Asked for Beyoncé Feature After He Finished “Walk On Water” [Feature ]

When Eminem released "Walk On Water" last week, the hot takes were varied, but one of the reoccurring reactions among listeners was that the record sounded like a Beyoncé leftover that was gifted to Eminem. On... Read More


Eminem Is Trapped in an Artistic No Man’s Land [Feature ]

The DJBooth Slack chat has always been one of the most spirited places for music debate, none more so than when Eminem is the topic of conversation. Last Friday, I found myself in a strange—if... Read More


Our Entire Staff Reacts to Eminem’s New “Walk On Water” Single [Feature ]

Just over an hour ago, Eminem released his new single "Walk on Water," a somber, Rick Rubin-produced ballad featuring an assist from Beyoncé. Fan reaction to the single has been, as expected, a total mixed bag,... Read More


Eminem & Beyoncé “Walk On Water”: Listen Now [Feature ]

Eminem has released "Walk On Water," the first single off his forthcoming ninth studio album, RƎVIVAL. And it features none other than Beyoncé. So, is "Walk On Water" any good? The truth is, it doesn't... Read More


Beat Break: StreetRunner Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs [Feature ]

StreetRunner has been sprinkling speaker-knocking sample chops into street rap for the last decade-and-a-half. The Miami native, who scored his first Billboard Hot 100 hit in 2004 with Terror Squad’s “Take Me... Read More


Eminem’s New Album Is Entitled ‘Revival’ or Shady Records is F**king With Us [Feature ]

Either Eminem's new album is entitled Revival or the folks at Shady Records are just plain fucking with us. On Wednesday, Shady Records went live with a brand new website called, which promotes a... Read More


Boogie on Meeting Eminem for the First Time: “It Was Unreal” [Feature ]

Earlier this month, Shady Records announced the signing of Compton rapper Boogie, who previously had a record contract with Shady's longtime home at Interscope Records. On Wednesday, Boogie stopped by Sway In The Morning... Read More


Eminem Had to Rewrite His Verse on Nicki Minaj’s “Roman’s Revenge” Multiple Times [Feature ]

Later this month, Nicki Minaj's Eminem-assisted single "Roman's Revenge," one of several star-studded tracks from her debut album Pink Friday, will celebrate its seventh anniversary.  Shortly after the song... Read More


Eminem Expands Shady Records Roster With Boogie Signing [Feature ]

Compton rapper Boogie, a staple artist on our pages since April 2015, has signed a partnership with Eminem and Shady Records. Boogie was previously signed to Interscope, who has long been the distributor for Shady... Read More


Eminem Completely Dismantles President Trump in BET Hip-Hop Awards Freestyle [Feature ]

On Tuesday night, Eminem ripped President Trump a new asshole during the BET Hip-Hop Awards, delivering a blistering pre-recorded freestyle from his home in Detroit. Don't take my word for it, though, press play... Read More


Eminem’s New Album Slated for November 17 Release: Report [Feature ]

It's been a minute since Eminem released a studio album (2013's The Marshall Mathers LP 2)—actually, it's been 2,066,400 minutes—but the wait is almost over.  UMG, the parent company of... Read More


Eminem Will Reportedly Release His 9th Studio Album This Fall [Feature ]

Guess who's back, back again.  This fall, Eminem is expected to release his ninth studio album, according to HDD. Additionally, a Shady Records representative has confirmed with DJBooth that Eminem has... Read More


T.I. Describes Eminem’s Writing Process as “Truly of Another World” [Feature ]

Eminem might be a self-proclaimed Rap God but he's far from the only person to acknowledge his otherworldly writing and rapping abilities.  During a recent interview with MONTREALITY, T.I. not only praised... Read More


Eminem Wanted to “Quit Rapping” Because of a 2002 50 Cent Verse [Feature ]

In a 2012 interview with UK entertainment guide The List, Eminem revealed that he almost quit rap after his first ever public performance. "The first time I rapped in front of actual people that mattered, in a club,... Read More


Poor DJ Khaled, He’s Been Trying to Work With Eminem for Six Years [Feature ]

Over the course of his 11-year career, DJ Khaled has worked with a who's who list of rappers, singers and producers, including Jay Z, Kanye West, Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, Drake and Lil Wayne. There is, however,... Read More


Eminem Was Initially Presented to Interscope as the “Marilyn Manson of Rap” [Feature ]

It's common rap knowledge that Eminem signed his record deal with Interscope through Dr. Dre's Aftermath label after Jimmy Iovine was given a copy of The Slim Shady EP following a loss at the Los... Read More


Guilty Conscience: My 13-Year Struggle as an Eminem Fan [Feature ]

13 years ago, I accompanied my mom after school to Barnes & Noble to help her find a new book. I wasn’t a die-hard music fan at that time, and so when I came across the vast collection of CDs in the back part of the... Read More


Study: Eminem & J. Cole Among Least Repetitive Rappers [Feature ]

According to a new study, among all mainstream rappers to chart on the Billboard Hot 100, Eminem and J. Cole have the greatest tendency to be non-repetitive.  OK, so what the hell does that mean? In order to... Read More


Steve Rifkind Explains Why He Passed on Signing Eminem in 1995 [Feature ]

Steve Rifkind, the founder and CEO of Loud Records and later SRC Records, helped to launch the careers of Wu-Tang Clan, Mobb Deep and Three 6 Mafia, among others, but in a new interview with VladTV, he revealed that he... Read More


This Pre-Fame Eminem Press Release is Amazing [Feature ]

He said it himself, he’s a Rap God. Eminem isn’t human. He’s not "real." We all know his story, he didn't spare any of the painful details, but it sounds like a hero’s journey; Beowulf with bars.... Read More


Beat Break: Cardiak Shares the Story Behind His 5 Biggest Songs [Feature ]

For a producer whose music is synonymous with street rappers like Meek Mill, Rick Ross and Lloyd Banks, Cardiak's rise is a testament to the power of the internet. In 2008, the New Jersey-born producer landed... Read More


How Jay Z’s “Hard Knock Life” Helped Make Eminem’s “Stan” a Reality [Feature ]

“Hard Knock Life (Ghetto Anthem)” is one of Jay Z’s biggest and most important hits, but like many other hit records that get passed around the industry, the song wasn’t even Hov’s to begin... Read More


Eminem Inks Westside Gunn & Conway to Distribution Deal with Shady Records [Feature ]

In a press release posted to, Eminem has announced a partnership with Buffalo, NY-based record label Griselda Records for their artists Westside Gunn and Conway. Welcome to the family @WestsideGunn... Read More


Classic Hate: The Internet Hates on Eminem’s ‘Slim Shady LP’ [Feature ]

It’s been 18 years since the Slim Shady LP was released. Other than my parents, my best friends, and the Simpsons, there aren’t many things that have been in my life as long as that first Eminem album. One of the... Read More


10 Hip-Hop Songs Under Two Minutes We Wish Were Longer [Feature ]

Don't you just hate it when a song you love is too short? The internet may have crippled our attention spans (thanks a lot, Vine), but a great song will always hold our ears for longer than our impatient minds... Read More


10 Times a Rapper’s Guest Feature Hijacked Their Entire Song [Feature ]

Despite the hip-hop landscape seemingly morphing into a much friendlier space in recent years, with rappers much more likely to collaborate than go to war, the spirit of competition is still deeply ingrained into the... Read More


The Story Behind Eminem’s Verse on Big Sean’s “No Favors” [Feature ]

This past Friday (February 3), Big Sean released his fourth studio album, I Decided, which is expected to sell approximately 110k equivalent units in its first week. On one of the most talked about tracks on the... Read More


Eminem Threatens President Trump on Big Sean’s “No Favors” [Feature ]

Earlier this evening, Big Sean released his fourth studio album I Decided, which, unsurprisingly, is already No. 1 on iTunes. In addition to featuring the already-Gold certified hit single "Bounce Back," I Decided also... Read More


Let’s Break Down This Eminem Text Message to Royce da 5’9” [Feature ]

Over the past two weeks, Royce da 5'9" has released two freestyles, first murdering Phresher's "Wait a Minute" and then tackling DJ Khaled's "I Got The Keys." While the sample size is rather small, Royce... Read More


How the Failure of ‘Infinite’ Turned Eminem Into Slim Shady [Feature ]

Eminem is currently gearing up to release his ninth studio album, but that isn’t all he’s got in store. To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his 1996 debut Infinite, Shady has dropped a remastered and... Read More


Why Eminem Doesn’t Need to Be Great to Keep Winning [Feature ]

As you may have heard, Eminem made a surprise return last week with the release of “Campaign Speech.” The record is an impressive and, at times, hilarious lyrical marathon in which Shady imagines giving a bunch of... Read More


Eminem Calls Kendrick Lamar a “Genius” & “GKMC” Album a “Masterpiece” [Feature ]

Kendrick Lamar has a had a busy 2016. In addition to releasing his loosie-filled Unitled Unmastered. album, the TDE emcee has supplied his fans with a bountiful supply of guest verses to compliment the work of his... Read More


All 25 People Eminem Name Drops on “Campaign Speech” Freestyle [Feature ]

We here at DJBooth love to count. We've counted Kanye album participants, cringeworthy rap lines, indie artists who have under 1,000 followers, times Jay Z has rapped over horns and so much more. Due to our... Read More


Holy Shit You Need to Hear Eminem’s 7-Minute “Campaign Speech” Freestyle [Feature ]

Holy shit. It has been almost a year since Eminem last blessed his fans with his gift of gab, a quick contribution to a remixed version of The Weeknd's hit single "The Hills," but today the Detroit native returned with a... Read More


Imaginary Eminem vs. Drake Diss Track Rumored to be Coming [Feature ]

Did you hear the rumors? Well, it's actually just one rumor that's been repeated until it's become rumors, plural. Ebro, of Hot 97 fame, said on air that he had heard rumors that Eminem was preparing to... Read More


Gucci Mane: I Don’t Play Eminem in My Maybach [Feature ]

From worries that Lil Yachty is ruining hip-hop forever to debates about if Lupe Fiasco's music can be played at a barbecue (the answer's obviously yes), it feels like we're in a very "versus" period of hip-hop... Read More


J. Cole Says His Early Music Was Him “Literally Just Sounding Like Eminem & Nas” [Feature ]

Eminem’s 2013 Rapture Tour through Australia brought along Action Bronson, Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole, a lineup most could only witness in their wet dreams. My envy was Hulk green once I found out he would be... Read More


Eminem’s Engineer Was So High He Accidentally Erased the Original Take of “Stan” [Feature ]

Eminem's been on a hell of Genius annotation roll lately, revealing that in the early days he used to be bothered by comparisons to Nas and that his lyrics are often not nearly as complex as people think. And today... Read More


Eminem’s Selling Bricks From His Childhood Home on the “MMLP” Cover [Feature ]

Eminem’s never been a “gangsta” and he’s ingested far more drugs than he’s sold, but now he can brag about selling bricks. Before all you Stans start writing angry letters and heading for the... Read More


Eminem’s Lyrics Aren’t As Deep As People Think (Except When They’re Deeper) [Feature ]

Eminem is hip-hop's most famous hermit, a man who almost never grants interviews and is seen offstage and in public as often as Bigfoot. That's why his recent annotations on Genius have been particularly... Read More


Eminem Was Upset With Nas Comparisons After ‘Infinite’ Flopped [Feature ]

Now Eminem is far more Rap God than struggle rapper just trying to make it out of the trailer park. Now saying that Eminem sounds like Nas is the kind of insane comparison that would get you kicked out of any respectable... Read More


We Dug Up the “Phat Underground” Music Eminem Mentioned on “Stan” [Feature ]

It’s the reason why Drake lied about the Warriors and the fish in your uncle's story gets bigger every time he tells it. Reality can be boring. If a rapper wants to tell a story, one that will keep the... Read More


Holy Sh*t, Eminem Really Had No Snare In His Headphones [Feature ]

If you know me, you know that I say "I've got no snare in my headphones" at least once I week, and I think it's funny every time. If I'm talking to Yoh or Lucas on Skype and the audio cuts out, they know... Read More


Macklemore Says Eminem Benefited From Being White, Eminem Would Agree [Feature ]

With a new album just out, Macklemore (and Ryan Lewis) sat down with Billboard for an interview that covered Mack's parenthood and his ongoing stuggle with drug addiction, but the bulk of the piece centers around race,... Read More


Only Hip-Hop Heads Know the Verses From This Early Eminem & Proof Freestyle [Feature ]

We've been on a pretty big early Eminem kick lately. Just in the last week we dug deep on his failed and mostly forgotten first single, and then of course there was that amazing early press release we found. You know,... Read More


Remembering Eminem’s Failed First Single, “Just Don’t Give a Fuck” [Feature ]

January 1999. Bill Clinton was deep into his second term, John Elway was leading the Denver Broncos to Super Bowl, and a white, brash rapper from Detroit took the music industry by storm with breakout hit "My Name... Read More


Eminem Reaches Milestone YouTube Subscriber Mark [Feature ]

Eminem is the king... of YouTube. On Monday evening the veteran rapper eclipsed the 17 million subscriber mark on his YouTube VEVO channel, making him the first hip-hop artist to reach this lofty plateau. Slim Shady... Read More


Answered: Do Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” Lyrics Actually Make Sense? [Feature ]

Hey there! How are you? How was your weekend? Brunch? Vacation? A wedding? Oh cool. Mine? Funny you should was great. I binged watched Master of None on Netflix. I rarely use Netflix these days,... Read More


Eminem Says Redman is “One of My Favorites of All-Time” [Feature ]

It's no secret that Eminem is a huge Redman fan. On the second verse of "'Till I Collapse," track 18 off 2002's The Eminem Show, the Detroit native name-dropped the veteran rapper first on his list of... Read More


Eminem Invests in Genius, Promises to Annotate More Lyrics [Feature ]

Eminem has always had a way with words and it appears he'll be seamlessly adapting them to the digital world very soon. Billboard announced today that Eminem and Shady Records have entered into a partnership... Read More


Eminem Writes Heartfelt Tribute to Tupac, Calls Him “True Genius” [Feature ]

As a part of their October nostalgia issue, PAPER Mag had three artists pen essays on of their idols. Kendrick the journalist returned with one about Eazy-E, Swizz Beatz is penning one on The Notorious B.I.G., and now... Read More


This Vintage Eminem Interview From ‘99 Is Amazing [Feature ]

Busy week, huh? Lets recap. We were served beef, beef, and a side of Future. Sure I’ve cracked a few jokes here and there, but for the most part I’ve been extremely out of the loop. Earlier this week, I... Read More


Eminem - Sway in the Morning Freestyle [Stream]

In case you forgot, Eminem can rap his ass off. Marshall stopped by Sway in the Morning to kick a freestyle, showcasing he can still go in like the Em of old, which he does for about eight minutes of rapid-fire flow and... Read More


Eminem’s Letter to Tupac’s Mother is All the Inspiration You’ll Need Today [Feature ]

It's always great to hear of artists paying their respect to other artists, especially when the artists in question happen to be two of their genre's most heralded and successful. Case in point, Eminem penning this... Read More


Eminem - Kings Never Die ft. Gwen Stefani [Stream]

Last month, Eminem released a Phenomenal new single off the Southpaw soundtrack, for which he served as Executive Producer. This month we are treated to yet another selection off the project, again headlined by Slim Shady,... Read More


Eminem - Phenomenal [Stream]

Update: The visuals for Eminem’s Phenomenal single, previously only available for viewing on Apple Music, have been added. On July 24, a boxing film entitled Southpaw, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, will hit theaters. In... Read More


Yelawolf - Best Friend ft. Eminem [Stream]

Update: The Spidy-directed visuals for Yelawolf’s Best Friend single have been added. Judging by his recent output, including his previous feature, American You, Yelawolf‘s upcoming second studio album, Love... Read More


Tech N9ne - Speedom (WWC2) ft. Eminem & Krizz Kaliko [Stream]

When Tech N9ne unveiled the track list for his upcoming full-length there was one song, above any other, that had fans buzzing with excitement. Today, that song arrives in the form of Speedom, a sequel to World Wide Choppers,... Read More


Eminem’s Lyric Breakdowns Are Incredible, Check the Rap (Genius) God [Feature ]

Next to Wikipedia, Pornhub, and of course DJBooth, there is no better site on the whole internwebs than I can't tell you how many times I've used that site to attempt to... Read More


Eminem, Royce Da 5’9, Big Sean, Danny Brown, Dej Loaf & Trick Trick - Detroit Vs. Everybody [Stream]

Update: The visuals for Detroit Vs. Everybody have been added. When the tracklisting for the upcoming Shady XV double album was released late last month, there was one record on the ‘X’ disc, made up of all-new... Read More


One Song to Prove Eminem Is a Dope Rapper [Feature ]

Water is wet, Rick Ross has man boobs and Eminem can rap. Facts only. Really doe, is there a person on this earth who thinks Eminem isn't a good rapper? You don't have to like him, but if you think this guy... Read More


Eminem ft. Sia - Guts Over Fear [Stream]

Update: The Syndrome-directed visuals for Eminem’s Guts Over Fear single have been added. In June, we were treated to a brief snippet of Eminem‘s new single, Guts Over Fear, in the form of a trailer for the new... Read More


Eminem & Shady Records - Shady XV [Album]

In late 1999, Eminem and his manager, Paul Rosenberg, launched Shady Records. Initially, it was just an avenue for the former to get D12's music onto store shelves but, 15 years and 15 albums later (not counting Em's solo... Read More


Eminem Vs. DJ Whoo Kid - Shady Classics [Album]

Before the release of double disc album Shady XV, Eminem and Shady Records have connected with longtime collaborator DJ Whoo Kid on a 66-track mixtape, entitled Eminem Vs. DJ Whoo Kid: Shady Classics. The free release, which... Read More


Obsessively Breaking Down the Demo Version of Eminem’s “Lose Yourself” [Feature ]

Unless you were born into the lineage of a Rothschild or Kardashian, there’s a part of you that relates to grinding toward a goal, defying the odds and writing your own underdog story. From birth, there... Read More


Eminem - Lose Yourself (Original Demo Version) [Stream]

While Eminem and Shady Records’ forthcoming compilation will feature both classic and new material from the label’s entire roster, what’s really going to move units is the promise of previously-unheard... Read More


Eminem x Slaughterhouse x Yelawolf - Shady XV Cypher [Stream]

Do you hate hip-hop? Then today is a terrible day for you. For the rest of us, those who love hip-hop like it gave birth to us, today is literally a landmark day in hip-hop history. The new Shady XV Cypher video is here,... Read More