Eminem's new Interscope album "The Eminem Show" will hit U.S. stores June 4 with will have a free DVD in the package, Billboard Bulletin reports. The disc will be available only in the initial shipmen
Eminem's new Interscope album "The Eminem Show" will hit U.S. stores June 4 with will have a free DVD in the package, Billboard Bulletin reports. The disc will be available only in the initial shipment, which is expected to be about 2 million copes in the U.S. and 1.5 million-2 million internationally.
The DVD will contain 45 minutes of material compiled especially for the package, including concert footage and interviews. The disc with the bonus DVD, which will retail for $19.98, will be available via all retailers, and will never be issued separately, according to Steve Berman, head of sales and marketing at Interscope.
"The Eminem Show" is the follow-up to the rapper's 2000 album Web/Interscope/Aftermath set "The Marshall Mathers LP," which debuted at No. 1 on The Billboard 200 and has sold 8.7 million copies in the U.S. to date, according to SoundScan.
Following the release of the new album, Eminem will make his film debut in "8 Mile," due July 15 in U.S. theaters. The film, which will be accompanied by a soundtrack on the artist's own Shady Records label, was directed by Curtis Hanson ("Wonder Boys," "L.A. Confidential") and also stars Kim Basinger, Mekhi Phifer, and Brittany Murphy.