Background[ edit ] From the year onwards, Eminem claimed to have dated Carey for six months throughout the gloomy times in her life.
Why won't you see me? Why won't you call me? I'm not playing, I want her back, you punk. I felt sorry for him because he must really be stuck in the past. Not only has his music not evolved, but also homeboy is still obsessed with my wife, the same female that wouldn't let him get to second base from eight years ago. What type of grown ass man lies about getting with a chick? Marshall Mathers, you need to holler at me So, Miss Marshall, I'm going to make you wish you never spoke my name and regret the ungodly things you said about my wife.
Your legacy has now been tainted from this day forth! You will now be known as the rapper who lost to corny-ass Nick Cannon! It's a harsh line. But it's like this, the way I look at it, I had no idea he was gonna take it like he took it. I had no idea Nick Cannon was gonna start wildin' out on me.
But it is what it is. He's supposed to defend his wife, and I expected him to do that. But at the end of the day, it's a line I said — it's a song. What I actually meant to say is, I wish them the best. That's what I meant to say. That's the whole message of the record. She's not beefin', she's a vegetarian.
People keep saying ['Obsessed'] was directed at certain people. To be completely honest, she did the record 'cause she's a huge fan of this movie Mean Girls , and there's a line in the movie where one of the girls is like, 'Why are you so obsessed with me? But, you know, art imitates life. Dre,  "The Warning" is a mid-tempo track that is almost entirely made up of soft piano keys playing in the background, a consistent drum beat, and occasional horns every few seconds.
The song contains no chorus. Now I'm pissed off," before describing Carey's impersonation of him in her video, "Oh gee, is that supposed to be me in the video with the goatee?