Hip-Hop star Eminem squashed rumors about his album title last night (October 15) and announced the album’s official title: Relapse.
The rapper debuted his track “I’m Having A Relapse” last night (October 15) live during the release party for his latest book The Way I Am in New York.
The announcement puts other rumored titled like Empack and King Mathers to rest. Relapse, which is Eminem’s highly anticipated sixth album, is due in stores sometime in 2008.
In related news, Eminem has teamed with Nike’s Jordan brand again, to create his own custom Jordan’s.
The Jordan 2, which is the rapper’s favorite in the Air Jordan collection and is his second collaboration with Nike to create a custom sneaker.
The limited edition sneaker is being produced by Eminem in different colorways than then original AJ2.
The sneakers also come with handwritten lyrics from various Eminem song’s on it. The rapper made 313 pairs in the limited edition run, as a tribute to Detroit, as 313 is the city’s area code.
All proceeds from the sale of the show will be donated to Eminem’s non-profit, The Marshall Mathers Foundation, which helps disadvantaged youth in the state of Michigan.