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7 August 2017, 13:23
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Eminem is rumoured to be releasing his ninth studio album later int the year, according to various industry insiders.
If the reports are true, the legendary rapper is set to drop the new record shortly after the summer.
Eminem, real name Marshall Mathers, previously teased fans earlier in the year after dropping his anti-Trump freestyle ‘Campaign Speech’ in the run-up to the U.S. Election.
"Don't worry, I’m working on an album", he told his Twitter followers.
Don't worry I'm working on an album! Here's something meanwhile. https://t.co/QX3cdpqFD2— Marshall Mathers (@Eminem) October 19, 2016
Earlier in the year, fellow rapper 2 Chains prompted further rumours by calming he has been working in the studio with Eminem.
In addition, Allen Hughes, who directed Dr Dre documentary ‘The Defiant Ones’, revealed that Dre is also involved in the '8 Mile' stars new project.
"Dre records every day. Literally, he’s in there recording songs every day. He’s like Picasso in that way. He’s always painting. Right now he’s producing, in the 11th hour, a track for Eminem’s latest album."
Eminem is yet to officially respond to the rumours.
Meanwhile, the rapper has been busy producing the upcoming comedy movie 'Bodied', which focuses on a university students experience on the rap battle scene.
He is also set to headline Reading and Leeds festival at the end of August.