Most Iconic VMA Moments: Eminem and an Army of 'Slim Shady' Doppelgängers Stand Up and Deliver
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Will the Real Slim Shady Please Stand Up and Accept Our Accolades for This Amazing Performance?At the peak of his powers, Eminem
It was the perfect way of referencing his ultra-popular video without simply reenacting it. Without a doubt, it is Eminem's most memorable performance at the VMAs — and perhaps his most memorable performance ever. Don't believe me? Listen to the crowd roar as he enters the auditorium at approximately 1:43 in the video of the performance.
After making his way past several of the other people he mentions in the song — including Fred Durst and Carson Daly — he finally hit the stage and began the second half of his performance, a rendition of "The Way I Am." The song, a middle-finger to critics and to the public in general, was a brave choice for a ceremony where he was nominated for several awards (many of which he won).
Maybe, after all these years, the real Slim Shady will finally stand up and collect his "Most Iconic VMA Moment" crown. Make it happen by voting above.
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