Tuesday, April 7, 2009


Posted By on Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 11:46 PM

This is brilliant on so many different levels (and the Elvis tribute actually looks pretty sincere and is part of the point) that I don't even know where to begin. So I'm just going to wait until the entire album is ready to be reviewed... Terrific commentary. Terrific song. Slim Shady's back...

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And then, on a more somber but no less poignant tip, there's Eminem's spoken-word tribute to the resilience of his city, "the home of Motown, Cadillac and Joe Louis...," which he recorded for CBS Sports last week and which was played during the network's Final Four Show on Saturday. "A Love Letter To Detroit"? Other stars who made their fame in the Motor City may want to take a note or two or three...

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