Encore is the fifth studio album by American rapper Eminem, released on November 12, 2004 by Aftermath Entertainment, Shady Records, and Interscope Records. Its release date was originally set for November 16, 2004, but was moved to November 12 after the album was leaked to the internet. Encore sold 710,000 copies in its first three days, and went on to sell over . million copies in its first week of release in the United States, certified quadruple-platinum that mid-December.
Eminem’s fifth studio album released November 12 2004. The album was meant to be released on November 16 but came out early because the album was leaked to the Internet. At the time of recording, Eminem considered this to be his final album. This album is considered by most critics, fans and even Eminem himself to be a big step down from his normal level and was his only album not to win him even one Grammy, despite being nominated for three. However the album did sell a lot and was declared quadruple platinum and peaked at on the Billboard 200.
The fourth studio album (fifth album) by Eminem, Encore, features appearances from Obie Trice, 50 Cent, Nate Dogg and D-12. If you press play on Eminem's Encore looking for a bold new direction, you won't hear it. This is the Eminem you either love or distinctly dislike, the virtuoso of the street rhyme, still willing to be wickedly offensive.
More albums from Eminem: Kamikaze by Eminem. Piano Concertos No. 22 K 482 And No. 28 K 382 by Eminem. The Eminem Show by Eminem. The Marshall Mathers LP 2 by Eminem. Anger Management 3 by Eminem. View all albums . Encore. 19. Final Thought (Skit). 20. Encore (Curtains). More albums from Eminem
Encore is the fifth studio album by American rapper Eminem. It was set for release on November 16, 2004, but was moved up to November 12, after the album was leaked to the Internet. Encore sold 760,000 copies in its shortened three day opening week and claimed the spot on the Billboard Top 200. The album sold 1,632,000 copies in its first two weeks of release in the United States in November, 2004. Worldwide sales of the album stand at 11 million copies, with . million being sold in the United States.
Eminem took a hiatus after the release of his first motion picture, 8 Mile, in late 2002, but it never seemed like he went away. Part of that is the nature of celebrity culture, where every star cycles through gossip columns regardless of whether they have a project in the stores or theaters, and part of it is that Marshall Mathers kept busy, producing records by his protégés D12, Obie Trice, and 50 Cent - all hit albums - with the latter turning into the. biggest new hip-hop star of 2003.
Encore (Eminem song). Encore" (stylized as "ƎNCORE" and sometimes known as "Curtains Down") is a song by the rapper Eminem, released in 2004 as a vinyl single in the . It was the title track from his fourth major studio album, Encore, which was also released that year. It is the third single and the 20th or final track from the album. The song is a collaboration of the biggest artists on the Shady and Aftermath record label, which consist of Eminem himself, Dr. Dre and 50 Cent.
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Featuring – 50 Cent, Nate Dogg
|A4||Yellow Brick Road|
|A5||Like Toy Soldiers|
|A8||My 1st Single|
|B2||Em Calls Paul (Skit)|
|B3||Just Lose It|
|B4||Ass Like That|
|B5||Spend Some Time
Featuring – 50 Cent, Obie Trice, Stat Quo
|B7||Crazy In Love|
|B8||One Shot 2 Shot
Featuring – D12
|B9||Final Thought (Skit)|
Featuring – 50 Cent, Dr. Dre
|B10.1||Encore - Album Version (Explicit)|
|B10.2||(Curtains Down - Encore Version) Album Version (Explicit)|
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Aftermath Entertainment
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 6 02498 64693 9
|0602498648841||Eminem||Encore (CD, Album)||Aftermath Entertainment, Shady Records, Interscope Records, Web Entertainment||0602498648841||Europe||2004|
|0602498648841, 0481-2||Eminem||Encore (CD, Album)||Aftermath Entertainment, Ukrainian Records||0602498648841, 0481-2||Ukraine||2004|
|9864886||Eminem||Encore (CD, Album, Cle)||Interscope Records, Shady Records, Aftermath Entertainment||9864886||Malaysia||2004|
|none||Eminem||Encore (CD, Album, Unofficial)||Not On Label (Eminem)||none||Russia||Unknown|
|UICS-9029||Eminem||Encore (2xCD, Album + DVD-V, NTSC)||Interscope Records, Aftermath Entertainment||UICS-9029||Japan||2004|