Watch full interview as Ed Sheeran tells the story he heard from Rick Rubin.
It wasn’t until later that Eminem revealed why he had this policy in place. “Everyone came in to listen to it and Eminem said that he did it to test Kendrick because he thought he had a ghostwriter.” Apparently, after he saw Kendrick write his “Love Game” verse with his own eyes, he was willing to call Kendrick “the best.”
Listen to Sheeran tell the story below. It starts at the 8-minute mark.