Ice Cube's Son, O’Shea Jackson Jr., Says Eminem Has the Most Iconic Opening Line in History and Praises Him as the Best Battle Rapper | WhatsOnRap

Ice Cube's Son O'Shea Jackson Jr. Claims Eminem Has the Most Iconic Opening Line in History

O'Shea Jackson Jr. Commends Eminem's Iconic Rap Opener: A Tribute to Slim Shady's Impactful "The Real Slim Shady" Line
O'Shea Jackson Jr., renowned for his compelling reflection on his father Ice Cube in the film "Straight Outta Compton," recently expressed admiration for Eminem's impactful opening line on X. Released in 2015 and directed by F. Gary Gray, "Straight Outta Compton" delves into the ascension and decline of the legendary hip-hop group N.W.A, featuring Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Dr. Dre, MC Ren, and DJ Yella.
In response to a fan's query on Elon Musk's social media platform about the most iconic first line in a rap song, O'Shea Jackson Jr., also known as OMG, pointed to Eminem's words: "Y’all act like you never seen a white person before." This line hails from Eminem's 2000 hit "The Real Slim Shady," featured on "The Marshall Mathers LP" album. The full verse goes, "Y’all act like you never seen a white person before / Jaws all on the floor like Pam, like Tommy just burst in the door…"

This isn't the first time O'Shea Jackson Jr. has conveyed his appreciation for Eminem. Over the years, he has consistently shown admiration for Slim Shady, creating a timeline of his ongoing respect for the rap icon.

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