Michelangelo with a paint gun in a tantrum
'Bout to explode all over the canvas

from Eminem – Rhyme or Reason Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Michelangelo, was an Italian sculptor, painter, architect, poet, and engineer of the High Renaissance. His most famous work is the Sistine Chapel ceiling, which took 5 years in total to complete. Eminem claims that he has the same technical ability of an artist like Michelangelo, but chooses to act on impulse and emotion instead of making everything perfect. His rap style is more like a erratic paint gun than a finely tuned brush.

(This is a Jackson Pollock painting, and the man didn’t used a paintgun, but you get the idea.)

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