Eminem's 11-Minute Freestyle 'Kick Off' Draws Mixed Reaction on Social Media


The reactions are pouring in following the discharge of Eminem's new 11-minute freestyle "Kick Off," and whereas some loyal followers are standing by the rapper, others are asking him to place the mic down.

"Eminem is a legend, one of many biggest rappers ever, one of the influential, and at his prime he was elite," one fan tweeted. "But I believe it’s time for him to place down the mic... I don’t see the rationale for him to maintain dropping albums and hurting his discography a lot. Just my take."

In the 11-minute clip, Em title drops many celebrities, together with Ariana Grande in a reference to the Manchester bombing. He says the freestyle was impressed by the brand new rap battle film Bodied.

Meanwhile, one other fan praised Eminem's expertise for writing hit songs, however identified that there's a disconnect together with his new music.

"Eminem is much too gifted for his material to nonetheless be what it's at 46 years previous. That’s the place the disconnect is. His fanbase grew up, he didn’t," the fan tweeted.

"Kick Off" follows Eminem's latest diss album, Kamikaze, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 in September.

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