Ex-Bodyguard Speaks Out About Suge Knight Wanting to Kill Eminem in 2001 (12 Pics)
Posted on Aug 18, 2016
Eminem's ex-bodyguard finally spoke out about the situation. Take a look below.
1. What's up With This Theory?
Em's bodyguard claims Suge Knight tried to have Eminem killed.
2. He Decided to Reveal This Story to the Media
Professional bodyguard Byron "Big Naz" Williams's mouth is no longer shut about it!
3. Death Row Records
Suge Knight is a former CEO of this company.
4. Let's Go Back a Little Bit
It was in 2001, at the Source Awards, when Eminem had the first "pleasure" of meeting Suge.
5. Byron Remembers This Event Well
"Em was going to his seat. The way they had the seating was all messed up and the bodyguards couldn't sit with the artists"- revealed Williams.
6. The Organization of the Source Awards Organized Seats like This so the Artists Would Interact with Each Other
But this was a perfect opportunity for people who hold something against other artists to make a move.
7. Suge Arrived on the Show with His Men
Byron claims that Suge, when he realized Em was completely alone, sent his men to confront him.
8. They Were Sent to "Say Hello"
""...He was beefing with all these guys in red shirts..." - continues Byron.
9. So Williams Had to Intervene
"I had to bust through the middle man and snatch him up." - said Byron.
10. The Sarcastic Answer
When asked what was going on there, the answer was they just wanted to remind Eminem where his roots are in the rap industry.
11. The Reason for Attack?
Williams thinks that this act of violence was a part of something bigger: revenge against Dr. Dre.
12. And Today?
Well, we are sure that Suge can't hurt Eminem anymore: he is accused of murder, and he is waiting for his trial to end. As for Byron, he published a book on how difficult is to guard someone as important as Eminem.