Midway through his portion of his heavyweight twin billing with Jay-Z at Yankee Stadium, Eminem took a moment to reflect the gravity of performing a concert on a hallowed ground.
But he wasn’t talking about the house that Jeter built: Instead, the Detroit rapper acknowledged the borough where they were performing – the Bronx, the origin of hip-hop.
“Do not think that I don’t know where I’m at right now,” Eminem told the audience at the sold-out stadium on Monday. “I’m also honored to be on this [expletive] stage in the Bronx, the [expletive] birthplace of hip-hop.”
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