Last week I wrote a post which mentioned the potential to buy equity in Eminem's music catalog from 1999-2013. Since writing that post, Eminem went on the BET Cypher and lashed out at Trump with his freestyle called, "
In light of this new information, the value of Eminem's royalties immediately come into question.
On one hand, you can argue that this publicity will result in a surge of streams of his music (i.e., good for royalties). And he may see renewed support from an urban base which is usually associated with rap music.
On the other hand, you could say that Eminem's royalties have lost value as he has taken a polarizing stance against Trump and told anyone in his base that is for Trump to f#$k off.
So what do you think? Eminem's royalties - long or short?