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Relapse

Eminem - Relapse
Critic Score
Based on 27 reviews
2009 Ratings: #779 / 883
User Score
Based on 891 ratings
2009 Ratings: #171
Liked by 29 people
May 19, 2009 / Release Date
LP / Format
Dr. Dre / Producer
Hip Hop / Genres
www.eminem.com / Website
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CRITIC REVIEWS

BradTasteMusic
71
This album holds up tbh. I really enjoy a lot of the songs on here. He plays the character well. Idk man. Rapping is on point
playboiflacko00
85
One of the most overhated albums to come out within the last decade. Relapse stories Eminem’s battle with drug addiction and near fatal overdose which has realism that makes this album slightly more darker yet alluring than his past albums. The rapping/hooks are top notch and not to mention the album has aged pretty well

Best Tracks:
Deja Vu (favorite)
3 A.M. (favorite)
Same Song & Dance (favorite)
We Made You (favorite)
Insane
Stay Wide Awake
Bagpipes from Baghdad
Beautiful
Kanye
90
Rapping is great and hooks are some of the catchiest and most creative of his entire career, but the accents do get annoying after a while. The serial killer thing does get old in that he doesn't do much to vary his schemes and just sticks to killing people in absurd ways and taking drugs. If you can get past the accents and somewhat repetitive subject matter there is a pretty great album to be found here, Eminem has funny, catchy verses about brutal murder and insane drug usage that sometimes ... read more
MusicN
80
I can’t dislike this album, no matter how much I know I should.
KIDWITHGUNs
70
Enjoying this album is an acquired taste
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