Interscope records confirmed that a new Eminem album would be releasing a new album in Spring 2009. Relapse was released on May 19. Relapse was named one of the best allbums of 2009. On November 19, Eminem announced that an EP titled Relapse: Refill would be released on December 21. There were rumors surrounding a Relapse 2 but Eminem stated the next album would be called Recovery.