Eminem has become the target of a new internet death hoax, causing confusion and concern among fans.
The misinformation, originating from an unauthorized edit to Eminem’s Wikipedia page, stated that the 51-year-old artist had passed away on December 10, 2023.
Screenshots of the edited page circulated on social media platform X, formerly known as Twitter, leading to the hashtag #RIPEminem trending.
Fans of the Slim Shady hitmaker reacted with shock and relief upon learning the news was a hoax.
Social media users, including KryzeSkywalker and ThisBrownGeek, expressed their distress, with some experiencing heart palpitations and emotional reactions to the false news.