Eminem Guns Blazing appreciation

Started by Martha Stewart, Jan 2, 2021, in Eminem Add to Reading List

  1. Martha Stewart
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    Martha Stewart Don't @ me

    Jan 2, 2021
    I get why a lot of Stans dont like this much but from a pure song stand point I think its the best on the album and Ems best relationship song in years


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  2. hargydon
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    Jan 2, 2021
    Just critiqued this song in the main thread because Em’s verse doesn’t stand out as “authentic” compared to his other fictional relationship verses, however the song itself is great & one of my favourites of the album from the start & still is.
     
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  3. 500 mg
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    500 mg Better make sure you're packing a wallop.

    Jan 2, 2021
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  4. J630
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    Jan 2, 2021
    I think the only reason why I f--- with this is because of Dre and Sly. Other than that, there was no reason for another relationship-track on that album.

    Plus, it showed us yet again why Stans are cringy: They tried to find out who "Michelle" is and now some of them are spreading the rumor that it's his make-up artist as if it's the truth. Some even said that they were "married" :emoji_expressionless:
     
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  5. hargydon
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    Jan 2, 2021
    Beat’s nice & unexpected too.
     
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  6. CityFan
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    Jan 2, 2021
    modern Dre / Em music is

    Lock It Up > Guns Blazing > Little Engine but all dope, especially the beats
     
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  7. joeyp363
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    Jan 2, 2021
    Song is trash.
     
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  8. joeyp363
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    Jan 2, 2021
    He confirmed in the interview that it was her who he was talking about.
     
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  9. Martha Stewart
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    Martha Stewart Don't @ me

    Jan 2, 2021
    :'):'):') look guys he put me in his post history
     
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  10. Ron Burgundy
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    Ron Burgundy You are a smelly pirate hooker.

    Jan 2, 2021
    Worst song on side b.

    it’s not bad but Cd be fire.
    :313:
     
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  11. GawDEDEDE
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    Jan 2, 2021
    One of my favorite cuts from the album, side A or B
     
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  12. Michael Myers
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    Michael Myers The Boogeyman Is Coming

    Jan 3, 2021
    Em confirmed its a Dre song intended for Dre's album that he traded.

    So that explains why its sonically perfect. Actually think its eminems weakest verse on the album but Dre, Sly, production >>>>>>>>
     
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  13. aleeex1923
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    Jan 3, 2021
    yeah strange that most of them don't like this one, I love it.
     
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    The Mandalorian This is the way

    Jan 3, 2021
    Strongly disagree with it being Em's weakest verse on the album though. I think it is one of his finest. No overkill with the rhyme schemes or the wordplay on this joint from him. Delivery could have been a tad bit passionate though lol
     
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  15. Michael Myers
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    Michael Myers The Boogeyman Is Coming

    Jan 3, 2021
    Yeah I said weakest... boring would be a better word for it. Lacks passion. Not a bad verse but yeah after Dre's gr8 verse it kinda feels empty I dunno
     
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  16. Z Gangsta
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    Z Gangsta Old Man Whiskey

    Jan 3, 2021
    f--- this song
     
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    Ids5621 R.I.P D12

    Jan 3, 2021
    Might be good, but it's probably the worst eminem/dre collab. Hook is pretty meh as well
     
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  18. hargydon
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    Jan 3, 2021
    Sounds like another fictional relationship ballad when Em comes on, could’ve been “Need Me” for all I knew, doesn’t ruin the song but didn’t match it’s potential for sure.
     
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  19. CARNIFEX
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    CARNIFEX Get The Strap

    Jan 3, 2021
    Em and sly did great on this song lyric wise I like dres verse but it has been a very long time since dre actually sounded and came off as dre
     
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  20. CARNIFEX
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    CARNIFEX Get The Strap

    Jan 3, 2021
    My biggest complaint about Em albums now is the fact they'll have 4 or 5 relationships songs the ones on side b were much better but still. If he's going to do them I wish they'd be on the same level as space bound though.
     
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