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Rapper Claims Eminem & Busta Rhymes Stole His Beat for Their New Track, ‘Calm Down’

The first thing you should think of when you hear Eminem and Busta Rhymes’ new track, “Calm Down,” is House of Pain; or perhaps “Harlem Shuffle”; the song is built on the original’s horn intro used prominently in House of Pain’s “Jump Around,” and before the end, the guys are yelling “Jump Around” in honor of the ’90s hip-hop group.

07/01/2014

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Listen to Busta Rhymes & Eminem Tag Team on ‘Calm Down’

Eminem’s last album, The Marshall Mathers LP 2, was both lauded and critiqued for the rapper’s penchant for going hard on the rhymes and lean on the hooks, featuring the Detroit native performing lightning-quick, sometimes mind-boggling raps that proved his ability as one of the best in the game.

06/30/2014

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Busta Rhymes Announces New Track ‘Calm Down’ with Eminem

Busta Rhymes is hopping on all the biggest platforms he can find to announce his comeback. Last night (June 26) he performed with Dave Chappelle at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall, and later that night he tweeted that he’s got a new single dropping on July 1.

06/27/2014

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Listen: Eminem & Sia Preview New Song in ‘The Equalizer’ Trailer

A snippet of the song plays underneath intense scenes from the movie, which finds Washington playing a man who inadvertently takes on the Russian mafia.

06/13/2014

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Watch Eminem Celebrate Mother’s Day with ‘Headlights’

Released today, the clip gives more of a visual peek into the two’s rocky relationship, complementing the story that had already been told in the song itself.

05/12/2014

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Eminem Dropping Spike Lee-Directed ‘Headlights’ Video on Mother’s Day

Early last month, Eminem let it be known via Instagram that none other than Spike Lee would be handling directing duties for his next music video, “Headlights.” Lee flew out to the rapper’s hometown of Detroit to captured authentic images for the clip.

05/09/2014

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Eminem Will Become First Rapper to Headline London’s Wembley Stadium

Eminem has taken to using his Instagram as a means to announce major shows. First there was his rumored spot at the Austin City Limits Music Festival that stemmed from a post last month, and now, the rapper is repping an upcoming show in one of England’s most hallowed arenas.

05/06/2014

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Eminem Announces Rap Battle League, ‘Total Slaughter’

Eminem is giving rappers all over the world one shot to seize everything they ever wanted with his new rap battle competition league, Total Slaughter, which will hold its first event this summer in New York City.

04/29/2014

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Eminem, OutKast, Pearl Jam & Lorde to Headline Austin City Limits Music Festival

This year’s Austin City Limits Festival features a lineup that includes Eminem, OutKast, Skrillex, and Calvin Harris.

04/22/2014

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Eminem, Rihanna Perform ‘The Monster’ at MTV Movie Awards

Since its release last November, you’ve heard “The Monster,” Eminem’s song featuring Rihanna, plenty of times. But you’ve never heard it performed live — not until the MTV Movie Awards last night, anyway.

04/14/2014

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