Eminem sued for uncleared sample in ‘Rap God’ song

In hip-hop there is fine line between paying homage to a fellow emcee and biting an emcee’s style or lyrics. According to Chicago-based group Hotstylz, superstar rapper Eminem has crossed that line. On Dec. 30, group member Raymond Jones, aka Raydio G, filed an $8 million copyright infringement lawsuit claiming that Slim Shady used a 25-second sample of their 2007 […]

Eminem releases ‘Rap God’; listen here

Eminem‘s hip-hop history proves that he is beyond calling himself the king of any city, but the term rap god may be more fitting. Just after his daughter, Hailie, won the crown of Homecoming Queen, Detroit’s biggest rapper to date released his latest single, “Rap God,” which is set to be featured on his upcoming The […]