ALFRED HITCHCOCK on #Music in His Films #Flashback Interview (Audio) + #Eminem’s (Video) for “Darkness”
Portrait of Alfred Hitchcock by Antonio Mossucca This is just a quick blog post to pay homage to the great American horror filmmaker, Alfred Hitchcock, Eminem’s muse for his latest album, Music To Be Murdered By. I wonder if Hitchcock knew that one day his style and his 1958 album, the original Music To Be Murdered by would inspire the biggest name in Hip Hop. In this 1972 interview with BBC, Hitchcock reiterates on his 1932 statement that the music in his films and the editing…
MACHINE GUN KELLY – ‘Rap Devil’ #EminemDiss (Music Video) via @lisafordblog #Hardcore
Machine Gun Kelly must have balls of steel to challenge the greatest rapper alive, Eminem. I don’t care how big of a fan you are of Eminem’s, anybody with ears have to admit that MGK’s Rap Devil is hard as hell..just sick..I’m in awe. In the video, MGK holds a symbolic shovel. He appears to be burying Eminem with his lyrics. It’s cuts like Rap Devil and albums like Kamikaze by the one and only Eminem, that keeps Hip Hop as a dominating force in the universe.…
EMINEM Makes the Oxford Dictionary via @lisafordblog.com
The culture of Hip Hop continues to transform the modern world including our present-day language and the way that we speak day to day. Case in point...EMINEM'S song and term "Stan" has been added to the Oxford Dictionary. "Stan", the hit record from Em's "Marshall Mathers" LP released in 2000 is about "a crazed fan who became so irate that Eminem didn't return his letters that he killed his pregnant girlfriend, drove off a bridge, and drowned. The term "Stan" has since been used in…
EMINEM Dissess Trump on New LP Tease ‘Campaign Speech’ via @lisafordblog
Rolling Stone: Eminem disses Donald Trump and his supporters, references everyone from Trayvon Martin to Colin Kaepernick to David Hasselhoff and unleashes a dizzying assault of rhythmic gymnastics with "Campaign Speech," a nearly eight-minute new track posted online Wednesday. "Don't worry I'm working on an album!" the rapper tweeted, linking the song. "Here's something meanwhile."
CROOKED I – “If I Was Dr. Dre” (Audio) #MusicMonday via @lisafordblog
"Dr Dre has made an enormous return to the limelight in 2015 with the release the successful N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton" as well as his long awaited third studio album "Compton". Now, KING CROOKED is paying homage to the legendary artist and entrepreneur with a new record called "If I Was Dre". On this song, Crooked puts himself in the shoes of the good doctor and boasts about his extraordinarily successful career. Production on this record is handled by Aftermath Entertainment's DJ Silk as…
EMINEM – “Phenomenal” (New Music!) Audio via @lisafordblog
EMINEM drops #Phenomenal from the 'Southpaw' Soundtrack. AmbrosiaForHeads writes, "As he’s done on a plethora of films—including his own, Eminem has been tasked with the soundtrack centerpiece to Antoine Fuqua’s Southpaw. Produced by DJ Khalil (Self Scientific), the song showcases Em’s fast-rap ways. Inside the verse, which aims to inspire all to find their inner-fighter. Eminem uses the opportunity to describe his ongoing comeback, from an MC on hiatus in the mid-2000s, to an artist out to again grab Grammy’s, plaques, and drive the fan…
YELAWOLF ft. EMINEM – “Best Friends” (New Music Video) via @lisafordblog
Ambrosia For Heads writes, "Yelawolf has released the official video for “Best Friend,” his mournful prayer with Eminem. The song is part sorrowful reflection and part vengeful sermon about past transgressions each has suffered the forthcoming consequences for their enemies–a one way trip for a meeting with the Maker. Staying with the theme of the song, the visuals find Yelawolf reflecting on life in a field, interspersed with cuts to an actual wolf running through the same location. Verse 2 finds Yela and the wolf…
TECH N9NE ft. EMINEM – “Speedom” ( #MusicMonday ) via @lisafordblog
I was a little afraid when I heard Eminem was going to attempt to be on a song with the vicious TECH 9... I thought Eminem wouldn't be able to handle it. But damn! It's official. Nobody can f*ck with Shady. Holy sh*t!!
ROYCE DA 5’9 & DJ PREMIERE – “PRhyme” (New Music) via @lisafordblog
Honestly? You gotta respect Eminem. He has endorsed some great talent without any doubt. Case in point...ROYCE DA 5'9. HotNewHiphop writes, "Just a few hours after slaying verses on Eminem's "Detroit Vs. Everybody" and Shady XV cypher, Royce Da 5'9'' returns with the title track from his upcoming collaborative LP with DJ Premier." PRhyme, the album, hits the market December 9th. Killer Mike, Jay Electronica, Common, Ab-Soul, ScHoolboy Q, Slaughterhouse, Mac Miller and Dwele are all featured on the album.
BUSTA RHYMES ft. EMINEM – “Calm Down” (New Music) #MusicMonday
"Busta Rhymes and Eminem are no strangers to one another, having previously teamed up for 2006’s “I’ll Hurt You”. But if the comic book-referencing cover art is any indication, their latest collaboration, entitled “Calm Down”, is a mighty clash of rap’s swiftest lyrical titans. Of course, no battle can truly begin without the right music; producer Scoop DeVille borrows the horns from House of Pain’s classic “Jump Around”. From there, two of the most furious spitters in all of rap-dom engage in six minutes of…