Eminem followers have requested Okay-pop lovers to cease calling themselves ‘stans’ as a result of the time period was launched by the their favourite rapper.
“Stan”, a success music by Eminem which additionally featured British singer Dido, was launched in 2000.
The music tells the story of a fan named Stanley “Stan” Mitchell who claims to be the singer’s greatest fan. He writes Eminem a number of letters; over three verses, he turns into extra obsessive, and when there is no such thing as a reply he turns into angrier.
The followers of the Detroit rapper took difficulty with the lovers of Okay-pop utilizing the time period which they mentioned has been taken from Slim Shady’s music.
“They are pretty much a cult, and I am disturbed by how they pride on calling themselves stans, since the term came from an Eminem song in which the word means stalker fan,” wrote an Eminem supporter.
“Kpop stans are probably the new em stans, I haven’t seen a SINGLE Eminem stan talk about TTMD but the kpop stans are all up on us like-??? chill???,” mentioned one other.
A music fan, nonetheless, pitched the thought of a collaboration between a Okay-pop star and Eminem.
“How long until a kpop star and eminem team up to make another version of stan,” he mentioned.
Taking half within the argument a music fan wrote, “How many of you know that the stan in kpop stans comes from the obsessed fan eminem’s song stan was based on.”