Em Notches First Back To Back #1 Singles; Preps New Video
Rap star Eminem will hit a milestone in his career tomorrow when he lands his first back-to-back #1 singles on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart.
The rapper’s new single “Love The Way You Life” featuring Rihanna will open at the #1 slot tomorrow (July 22) according to data released by Billboard today (July 21st).
The track is the second single from his hit album Recovery to rise to the top of the chart.
In May, the album’s debut single “Not Afraid,” also landed at the top of the chart when it was released in May
It’s the fourth time Eminem has sat in the #1 position on the singles charts, while Rihanna has been at the top seven different times, since 2006.
Eminem’s song “Love The Way You Lie” bumped Katy Perry and Snoop Dogg’s hit single to #2, after the single spent 6 weeks at #1.
In related news, actress Megan Fox and Lost’s Dominic Monaghan will reportedly play the two leads in the video for “Love The Way You Lie,” which is being shot by director Joseph Kahn.
Kahn recently tweeted that he wrote the script for the video in less than two hours.