June 18th – Eminem releases his multi-platinum selling seventh album “Recovery” on Shady/Aftermath Records, in Europe, on this day in 2010.
The album would be released four days later to the rest of the world including the U.K. and the U.S.
“Recovery”, which took home the Grammy Award for “Best Rap Album” at the 2011 awards presentation, also became the first album to sell one million digital units.
“Recovery” featured a star-studded cast of producers including long time Eminem collaborator Dr. Dre as well as Just Blaze, Havoc of Mobb Deep and Boi-1-Da, just to name a few.
“Recovery” also featured a slew of hit singles including; “No Love” (featuring Lil’ Wayne), “Love The Way You Lie” (featuring Rihanna), “Not Afraid”, “Space Bound” and “Won’t Back Down” (featuring Pink).