Song of the Day #1,960: ‘Rhyme or Reason’ – Eminem

marshall_mathers_lp_2The last new album I plan to buy in 2013 is also one of the best. Guess who’s back… back again?

Yes, Eminem has returned with his first studio album since 2010’s Recovery and he is revisiting the record that exploded him into the cultural and political conversation at the turn of the millennium.

The Marshall Mathers LP 2 has a lot in common with its predecessor — so much so that it sometimes seems like it too was released in the year 2000. How else can you explain another Backstreet Boys reference?

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