On March 14, 2004 D12 released “My Band” as the first single of their album D12 World. The single became the group’s most successful outside the United Kingdom, reaching #2 there, #6 in the United States and #1 in Australia, New Zealand and Norway.
D12 performed the song at the MTV Video Music Awards. During their performance of the song, Eminem mooned the audience. MTV originally planned to blur Eminem’s bare bottom, but in light of some problems they instead decided to cut the mooning from the performance altogether. Watch the performance below: