Eminem Soars, Timerblake Crushes, and Britney…Wanes?

The numbers are in. Eminem’s new album, Marshall Mathers LP 2, claimed the top spot in its first week of sales, scoring 792,000 copies—an extraordinary amount in a post-Limewire/Napter world. This also marks Eminem’s highest selling album since his 2004 monstrosity Encore, trumping the sales of his last two works (2009’s Relapse sold 608,000 and […]

Top Stories from the VMAs: Justin Timberlake and Eminem

My brain was raped last night. First I watched Breaking Bad, which had my heart racing from start to finish (if you don’t watch this show, then there’s something missing in your life). Then I caught up on MTV’s version of the Grammy’s, which, as expected, offered both incredible and embarrassing highlights. Lady Gaga kicked […]

Magna Carta Review

Can I get a what-what the hell am I listening to? Often heralded as one of rap’s greatest MCs, Jay-Z delivered his twelfth studio album earlier this month. Magna Carta…Holy Grail is a mediocre piece of work that falls short of greatness mostly because of disappointing wordplay. Even the album’s title is a mediocre effort. […]