Eminem Compares Donald Trump To A Parrot In 'Revival' Song 'Like Home'

Bessie Dean
December 15, 2017

Eminem adds a few lines later: "This chump barely even sleeps/ All he does is watch Fox News like a parrot and repeats".

Ahead of the full LP, the multi-awarded rapper released "Walk on Water" and "Untouchable", the former is an elegiac Beyoncé-backed track which sees Eminem reflecting upon his legacy and people's expectations of him as a musician and artist, while the latter is a no-holds-barred commentary on white privilege and police brutality-slash-racism.

But the 19-track album quickly returns to more familiar territory. Other lyrics in "Like Home" reference former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who spearheaded the National Anthem protests last season, the Charlottesville rallies and other hot button issues.

But dog, how the f**k is Ivanka Trump in the trunk of my auto?

President Trump and his daughter Ivanka are both targeted in Eminem's lyrics on his new album.

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"You hit me once and that I would use / To continue the pattern of abuse", he raps.

Eminem's oldest child - Hailie, who turns 22 on Christmas Day - makes a cameo in "Bad Husband" and also inspires one of the strongest songs on "Revival" - "Castle", written around a series of letters addressed to his daughter over the years.

"I said your name but always tried to hide your face", Eminem raps in "Castle".

Eminem previously rapped about his overdose and drug dependency on his "Relapse" song "Déjà Vu" in 2009, but "Arose" goes deeper into his pain and contrition during the incident.

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