Earlier this morning, Eminem called DJ Peter Rosenberg at Hot 97 NY to officially announce that his supergroup Slaughterhouse, whose Shady Records debut is due out June 12th, would be performing at Summer Jam on June 3rd at MetLife Stadium. Em also revealed he’s been working on a new solo album, his first since 2010’s Recovery. “I’m kinda getting into my next record a little bit,” the MC spilled.
Slaughterhouse, made up of Royce da 5’9″, Joe Budden, Joell Ortiz and Crooked I, have been hard at work in the studio for months, and with Eminem listed as executive producer, we’re excited to hear the sophomore effort from the group that Shady claims “hip hop needs.”
Check out the first Slaughterhouse single below, off their new album Welcome To: Our House.
Detroit, Michigan. Home to rappers like Royce da 5’9″, Obie Trice, Proof, Black Milk and”of course”Eminem. With a pedigree like that, up-and-coming Motor City MCs know they have to come correct right out of the gate. Hostyle Muggshot, a member of the Woofpac collective with rappers J-Kidd and Moe Dirdee, does just that, unapologetically delivering his hustler manifesto. On I Am Focused, the rapper declares, When I’m looking for the best I am all I find, over an onslaught of grinding guitars. Tracks like I Don’t Sweat and Can’t Hold Me Back will drive that point home even further. On the latter, Hostyle Muggshot promises to keep my name in the air like fragrance while shrill keyboards up the urgency. Future takes off at a gallop, with the rapper spitting clever lines like I cope, I never lose hope, I bounce off the ropes, I’m a fighter. Looks like Detroit may have another hip hop heavyweight to add to its hall of fame.
“Future” – Hotstyle Muggshot
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