Eminem Unveils Release Date for New Album ‘The Death of Slim Shady (Coup de Grâce)’


Eminem, the rap legend renowned for his alter ego Slim Shady, has set the music world abuzz with the long-awaited announcement of his 12th studio album, ‘The Death of Slim Shady (Coup de Grâce)’, Eminem revealed the album’s official release date through a captivating new trailer that has fans eagerly counting down the days.

In the trailer, viewers are treated to a visually arresting sequence where a woman gives birth to a seemingly ordinary baby, only for the child to quickly exhibit eerie and demonic characteristics. This unsettling imagery sets the stage for what promises to be a deeply introspective and provocative musical journey.

Mark your calendars: ‘The Death of Slim Shady (Coup de Grâce)’ is scheduled to drop next Friday, July 12, marking a pivotal moment in Eminem’s storied career. The announcement comes alongside the release of the album’s second single, ‘Tobey’, featuring collaborations with hip-hop heavyweights Big Sean and BabyTron. The music video for ‘Tobey’ is slated for release this Friday, July 5, adding further anticipation and excitement leading up to the album’s launch.

‘Tobey’ represents Eminem’s inaugural collaboration with BabyTron and his fourth joint effort with Big Sean, following their successful past tracks including ‘No Favors’, ‘Friday Night Cypher’, and ‘Detroit Vs. Everybody’. The single follows the controversial release of ‘Houdini’ on May 31, which garnered attention for its bold references touching on current cultural issues, including incidents involving Megan Thee Stallion and themes related to the transgender community and cancel culture.

Eminem’s previous studio album, ‘Music to Be Murdered By’, released in January 2020, showcased his lyrical prowess and ability to provoke thought and debate. As anticipation mounts for ‘The Death of Slim Shady (Coup de Grâce)’, fans and critics alike are eager to see how Eminem will once again redefine boundaries and leave his mark on the rap genre.