Eminem rapped about having “one shot” on “Lose Yourself,” but the Shady Records boss actually had more than one chance to make the track, which eventually became one of his most successful singles. “There was another version of that song that I don’t even remembering recording,” he says in a preview of “Beat by Beat,” an interview video by Beats. In the teaser, you can hear bits of the unearthed scratch version of the song. Listen to the track snippet above and then hear more about how the beat came together in the clip below. Then, if you haven’t had enough Eminem, check these great Slim Shady freestyles.
Listen to an Early Version of Eminem's "Lose Yourself"