And she did so, in a purple prom dress, last week at a concert in Grand Rapids. It's not bad! And if you've ever witnessed a late-night karaoke attempt of the 8 Mile anthem, you might even say that it's good. This is, of course, not Swift's first attempt at public rapping: Her very brief performance of Nicki Minaj's "Super Bass" has had Vulture on a Nicki-Swift Collaboration Watch since February. (T.Swift on the "Monster" verse: Can you imagine?!) But her Eminem is pretty solid: She doesn't drop a line, she manages a non-embarrassing head bob on the chorus, and the whole performance has an endearing, self-aware quality that reminds us what's likable about Swift in the first place. She's goofy, and she knows it. Also, if Taylor is taking hip-hop requests, Vulture would be very interested in her interpretation of "Mr. Wendal." [Rap Radar]
Most Viewed Stories
Anne Hathaway Sends Breakfast Back Four Times, Like a Badass Who Knows What She Wants
Whoopi Goldberg Tries to Hate on Viola Davis’s Emmy Win
Jessica Jones Has Hot Sex and Nuanced Sexuality (Especially for a Marvel Show)
Pan Is Going to Lose Warner Brothers So Much Money
Quentin Tarantino Dissed Ava DuVernay’s Selma (Also, He Feels Persecuted for His Skin Color)
Amy Poehler and Jack Black Sing Bette Midler’s ‘The Rose’ Like Beautiful Angels
How Aaron Sorkin Designed Steve Jobs
Famous Dog Hater Wes Anderson’s Next Movie Reported to Be a Stop-Motion Film About Dogs
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’s Rachel Bloom on New Suburbia, Depression, and How One Comes to Be ‘Crazy’
Fargo Season Two Premiere Recap: Griddle Me This
Latest News from VultureTheater Review: Mamie Gummer Does More With Less in Ugly Lies the Bone
A tour de force.Hillary Clinton Is Really Looking Out for Kanye West and His Presidential Aspirations
Don't count him out of a potential VP spot!The Flaming Lips's Wayne Coyne: Come Get Naked With Me, My Band, and Miley Cyrus
It'll be for Miley's "The Milky Milky Milk" video.Jennifer Lawrence Leaves Richard Linklater's Rosie Project; In Talks for Darren Aronofsky Movie
What will it be? Probably good. But maybe not!There's a Will Ferrell-Themed Bar Opening in the LES, So Who Said New York Is Dead?
It's called Stay Classy.Eddie Murphy on Why He Didn’t Play Bill Cosby for SNL’s 40th: ‘There’s Nothing Funny About It’
He also discusses returning to stand-up.Sarah Silverman Pens an Essay About Struggling with Depression
"But there's one thing I know that I used to not know: It will pass. And it does."Lena Dunham Just Got Another HBO Show: This One’s a Mad Men–Era Feminist Comedy
Max will star Lisa Joyce.Effie Brown on Matt Damon Diversity Flap: ‘Word on the Street Is I’m Not His Favorite Person’
"Ben is down."7 Best New Songs of the Week
Enjoying the spoils of fall's new releases.
He almost made a sequel ten years ago, but he knew the actors "would destroy it."Marlon James’s A Brief History of Seven Killings Wins the 2015 Man Booker Prize
A judge described the novel as the "most exciting" entry on this year's short list.Denzel Washington to Direct a Grey’s Anatomy Episode
His Shondaland debut!John Amos on Mary Tyler Moore, Racism on Set, and Playing the First Black Family Man
Plus, his rocky years on Good Times.Let Jessie Ware Sing a Beautiful Cinderella Cover to You, As If You Were a Little Cranky Baby Trying to Go to Sleep
She was made to sing “A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes.”Just How Bankable Is Aaron Sorkin at the Box Office?
He makes high-profile movies, but does he make money?The Notebook’s Nick Cassavetes to Direct Ronda Rousey in Roadhouse Remake
The film will shoot next year.Here’s the Honest Trailer for Jurassic World
Starring Zoo Lord and Bryce Dallas Texas.See Vulture’s Colorful Take on the Stars of New York Comic Con
Entertainers like you've never seen them before, since you don't regularly shine colored lights on people.Whoopi Goldberg Tries to Hate on Viola Davis’s Emmy Win
Whoopi says there's "plenty of opportunity" for black women in Hollywood.