“I got a record on this project called ‘Throw It Up’ and it’s me, Gangsta Boo and Marshall,” he said. “The way we put records together on this album, we really wanted to create juxtaposition. Shock value. If we had a feature, we wanted to make it classic. Not to have a feature just for having a feature. It’s easy to get Marshall and be like, ‘Yo, let’s make a huge pop single!’ The goal was to really make classic records. Imagine me, Gangsta Boo and Marshall. It’s like a bad porno.”
Radioactive, which features production from Jim Jonsin, J Dot, KP, The Audibles, Chuck Inglish, WillPower and more, is due October 25th.
Eminem has signed Slaughterhouse and Alabama rapper Yelawolf to his Shady Records enterprise.
The move comes after lengthy legal wrangling with Slaughterhouse. Yelawolf is best known for his gritty, lyrical style and mixtape album Trunk Muzik.
“Yelawolf and Slaughterhouse, it’s kinda phase two of Shady,” Eminem told said in a statement released today (January 12th). “It’s the new generation of Shady Records and as we’re trying to rebuild our label, it’s exciting for hip-hop and with all of these forces coming together and with what everybody’s capable of on the mic, it’s gonna be fun.” Continue Reading