Fans have been expecting an announcement for a few months, but Eminem had a special surprise for those who turns into the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. What looked like a commercial for Beats by Dre headphones at first, was actually an announcement of Eminem’s new album, “Marshall Mathers LP 2.” It was also a commercial for Beats by Dre headphones.
Em spoiled his own surprise a bit when he posted the VMAs logo on his Instagram, but that led many to hope that meant he would make a special appearance on the show. Instead they got the album reveal, along with a release date. “Marshall Mathers LP 2” will be in stores November 5.
It also served as a notice that another new track is coming from the rapper. “Berzerk” will be out Tuesday (August 27). It’s the second song from the new album that Eminem has released, after “Survival” was announced for the “Call of Duty: Ghosts” soundtrack.
Check out the album teasers below: