- Eminem just defended his new album, “Music to Be Murdered By” in an open letter to critics on Instagram.
- The rapper said, “In today’s wonderful world murder has become so commonplace that we are a society obsessed and fascinated by it.”
- The problem is that’s not true at all.
“Music to Be Murdered By” is trending to debut at No. 1 on the Billboard albums chart. It will be Eminem’s th album to top the Billboard chart.
Only five other artists have pulled off ten or more No. 1 spots. (The Beatles, Jay-Z, Bruce Springsteen, Barbra Streisand, and Elvis Presley.)
But not everyone is happy with Eminem’s new LP. Marshall Mathers addressed his “squeamish” critics in a statement posted to Instagram Thursday: