I would argue that this album has the most complicated rap poetry from Eminem, in comparison to all his other albums. He sticks to the subject and weaves intense rhymes with strong structure. Encore and Relapse are less composed and more "spit out", while the "Eminem Show" feels like it has been scripted and perfected for years/5(1K). Nov 22, · The Eminem Show is the fourth studio album by American rapper Eminem, released on May 21, by Aftermath Records, Shady Records, and Interscope Records. Recovery was the bestselling album worldwide in , joining 's bestseller The Eminem Show to give Eminem two worldwide year-end number-one albums. With Recovery, Eminem broke the record for the most successive US number-one albums by a solo artist.