• "A thorough and overdue appraisal"

  • "Bozza works at the why and how of the story, discussing the origins and development of hip-hop culture, examining Detroit's place in American music history and looking at race and ethnicity in the US before getting back to Eminem's lyrics and what he 'means'"

  • "The most dangerous threat to American children since polio"

    George Bush
  • "He has created a sense of what is possible. He has sent a voltage around a generation"

    Seamus Heaney
  • "Delivered with pace ...The most exhaustive trawl through the things that matter most about the most dominant artist of the age"

    Q Magazine