Today In Hip-Hop History: Eminem Performs “Stan” With Elton John At 43rd Grammy Awards

On this day, February 21st, in hip-hop history... February 21, 2001: On this date 13 years ago, Eminem and Elton John performed Em's critically acclaimed song "Stan" live at the 2001 Grammy Awards. Coming off the success of his massively successful diamond certified album The Marshall Mathers LP, Eminem was by far one of the most polarizing, if not the most polarizing figure in the music industry. A result of his maverick attitude, dark song content and perhaps what caused him to receive the brunt of the vitriol hurled his way; the perception that Eminem was homophobic. Many organizations took issue with ...

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