Each Sunday, Pitchfork takes an in-depth look at a significant album from the past, and any record not in our archives is eligible. Eminem prowled down a long line of young men, each sporting close-cropped, bleached blonde hair, each dressed just like him. Bach bouncing in a lowrider. Proto-memes and trending topics got thrown into a blender; they came out laced in elegant knots. This was the primordial oil slick from which Eminem emerged, the god particle that launched him to new levels of superstardom. It was rap about what was on television. Specifically, what was on television at that very moment. He knew it before many : People like the stuff they recognize. As he stormed the theater with about a hundred carbon copies of himself, countless sociopolitical minefields were being set up around me.
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The album was produced mostly by Dr. Recorded over a two-month period in several studios around Detroit, the album features more introspective lyricism, including Eminem's thoughts on his rise from rags to riches , the criticism of his music, and his estrangement from his family and wife. A transgressive work, it incorporates horrorcore and hardcore hip hop , while also featuring satirical songs. Like its predecessor, The Marshall Mathers LP was surrounded by significant controversy upon its release, while also propelling Eminem to the forefront of American pop culture. Criticism centered on lyrics that were considered violent, homophobic, misogynistic, as well as the reference to the Columbine High School massacre. Lynne Cheney criticized the lyrics at a United States Senate hearing, while the Canadian government considered refusing Eminem's entry into the country. Despite the controversy of the album, it received acclaim from critics, who praised Eminem's lyrical ability and dark, emotional depth. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard , staying atop for eight consecutive weeks.
CD , Vinyl , MC. Hardcore-Rap , Horrorcore. Ich wollte erfolgreich sein, aber in erster Linie will ich Respekt. Er schrieb den Text zu Hause, traf sich mit Dre im Studio und die beiden nahmen den Song zusammen auf. Ich kann euch nicht ein zweites My Name Is geben. Ich kann nicht einfach hier sitzen und den Zauber geschehen lassen. Dre eine Hook , um die herum dieser einen Beat aufbaute. Die Texte sind aber weiterhin sehr explizit und kontrovers, es werden u. Leute attackiert, die sein erstes Album kritisierten. Britney Spears , Christina Aguilera verspottet.