Monthly Archive: September 2018

On Eminem and What Constitutes a Classic Rap Album

Last Friday, Eminem shocked everyone by pulling a Beyonce and dropping his surprise 10th album, Kamikaze. Since it came only eight months after his last album, Revival, I knew before I hit play that Kamikaze would be Em’s “Oh yeah?? I’ll show you guys” rejoinder to criticism over Revival. Which was valid considering that album is about as painful to listen to as Rev. Jasper …