What's Eminem's New Black Friday Release 'Shady XV' All About?
From the looks of it Eminem is gearing up to release a new album later this fall.
As well, a new TV teaser Denzel Washington's film, The Equalizer, that has featured Eminem's new Sia-featuring track "Guts Over Fear," was posted to the Internet Sunday, flashing in its end credits "Featuring the new song 'Guts Over Fear' from Shady XV on Black Friday."
That clip's YouTube page also teases a special happening at the VMAs Sunday night, saying, "Tune in to the VMAs for a preview of the new song from Eminem featuring SIA, 'Guts Over Fear' in this new spot for Denzel Washington's new movie, The Equalizer. Eminem soon also teased an event at the VMAs:
And then there's also a tweet from Eminem's manager Paul Rosenberg from early June that simply says "Shady XV" without any context.
Shady XV— Paul Rosenberg (@rosenberg) June 3, 2014
Without verification, there's only speculation this is a new album. Or, perhaps, as Complex points out, it could be a tribute compilation to his classic The Slim Shady LP that came out 15 years ago. Whatever it winds up being, at this point it seems safe to assume something is coming on November 28.