Given his subsequent superstardom, culminating in no less than an Academy Award, it may be easy to overlook exactly how demonized Eminem was once his mainstream debut album, The Slim Shady LP, grabbed the attention of pop music upon its release in 1999.
It's shocking. It's rude. It's the Slim Shady LP. Eminem's potentially controversial and undoubtedly offensive songs will strike a chord with a multitude of hip-hop loyalists and kids looking for the next' big thing'.