Update 12/20/2020 4:38pm:
Previously, Eminem dropped ‘Music to be Murdered By - Side B’ which is the deluxe version of the album by the same name. The project was released on December 18, and the album is projected to sell between 70,000 and 80,000 equivalent album sales in the first week. According to Hits Daily Double, that means Eminem would only be able to hop in the No. 3 spot of the Billboard 200 chart for next week.
This is the first time the rapper’s album didn’t release at the No. 1 spot on the Billboard charts, The current projection of sales notes that this would be Eminem’s worse debut week for his album. Stay tuned for more details.
source: Hits Daily Double
Original 12/18/2020 11:09am:
Eminem surprised fans by dropping the deluxe edition of his most recent project, Music to Be Murdered By, on Friday (December 18) at midnight.
The "B-Side" project features 16 new tracks, including a track with Dr. Dre called Guns Blazing." Dre also co-produced tracks "She Loves Me" and "Discombobulated." Em also issued a heartfelt apology to Rihanna on "Zeus," where he addressed a decade-old song that leaked last year where he said he was "siding with Chris Brown." On "Zeus," Em tells Rihanna, "And wholeheartedly apologies Rihanna for that song that leaked/I’m sorry, Rih, it wasn’t meant to cause you grief/But regardless it was wrong of me."
The album also includes features from Skylar Grey, DJ Premier, Ty Dolla $ign, Dr. Dre, Sly Pyper, MAJ and White Gold, which you can check out in full above.