Fire burned the boyhood home of Eminem on Thursday, sending flames shooting from the boarded-up bungalow pictured on his latest LP, “MMLP2.”
The Detroit Fire Department responded to the blaze at 19946 Dresden Street near East State Fair, just south of 8 Mile, at 6:20 PM. Apron arrival, the fire was coming out a window on the second floor of the two-story bungalow, according to a firefighter at the scene. Firefighters were able to put out the blaze, which damaged portions of the top floor.
At this time, the fire department did not have any information on a cause. Here is a photo of the house taken yesterday: