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Eminem

  • His real name is Marshall Mathers. "Eminem" comes from his initials, M.M.
  • He flunked the 9th grade and eventually dropped out of school.
  • Eminem has two daughters: Hailie Jade and Laney. Hailie is his biological daughter and Laney is Hailie's cousin (Eminem's ex-wife Kim's sister's daughter) who Eminem adopted. He sings about them being sisters in the song "Mockingbird" and they are both featured in the video for the song as well.
  • Eminem was a member of the Detroit rap group D12 before he was famous. He still records with the band and released an album with them in 2001.
  • He was sentenced to probation, community service, and a fine for 2 incidents on the same day in 2000. In the afternoon, he pointed a gun at the road manager of The Insane Clown Posse, that night, he pistol-whipped a man he saw kissing his wife outside a nightclub.
  • He had trouble getting a visa to perform 2 shows in Australia in 2001. The Australian Prime Minister tried to keep him out, calling his songs "sickening and offensive."
  • For a while, he had a cartoon called "Slim Shady World" on the Internet and on DVD. He provided the voice of the title character.
  • Eminem's first album was called Infinite and it wasn't a big hit. He made it big with The Slim Shady LP
  • When Em was at school, he was severely bullied because of his brown hair and buck teeth.
  • D12's original name was Soul Intent.
  • It was the Slim Shady EP that caught Dre's attention, that later was produced by Dre and became The Slim Shady LP.
  • D12 member Denaun Porter (Kon Artis) produced most of Eminem's first album Infinite.
  • Eminem's first ever UK gig was in Islington and setup by Paul H of Hiphop.com.
  • Eminem has a younger half brother named Nathan. they are 14 years apart.
  • His mother, Debbie Briggs, has breast cancer. Eminem dissed his mom in the song "My Name Is"
  • People often picture Eminem as always in trouble with the police. His first arrest came when he hit a police car with a paintball gun, which was portrayed in a scene from his movie 8 Mile.
  • Eminem's win for Best Rap Album in 2004 for The Eminem Show made him the only Rap artist to win 3 times (previously in 2000 for The Slim Shady LP and in 2001 for Marshall Mathers LP). Instead of offering an acceptance speech when he won in 2004, he reeled off a long list of rappers who inspired him, including Ice Cube, Run-DMC, LL Cool J, 2Pac and Dr. Dre.
  • EM considers Chris Rock the funniest man alive. His favorite character of his is Pookie from the movie New Jack City.
  • When he writes his lyrics, he starts at the corner of the paper and writes downward instead of writing on the lines.

Adult Hits

Love The Way You Lie (feat. Rihanna)

Rock

Berzerk
The Monster (feat. Rihanna)

Today's Hits

Beautiful
Crack a Bottle (Feat. Dr Dre and 50 Cent)
Just Lose It
Lose Yourself
No Love (feat. Lil Wayne)
Not Afraid
Shake That
We Made You
When I'm Gone
Without me

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Comments

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Mic
May 14, 2010 (12:34pm)
Eminem, what an artist! Can't wait till they play his new single 'Not Afraid' here. That songs is so strong and good!

starfly5000
April 17, 2010 (3:23pm)
me 2

starfly5000
April 17, 2010 (3:23pm)
eminem is almost like my first best rapper

starfly5000
April 17, 2010 (3:22pm)
oh and lose kyourself i really like that one by them too

starfly5000
April 17, 2010 (3:22pm)
were the ones who made you.that is a really popular song by them

starfly5000
April 17, 2010 (3:21pm)
keep rappin yo!
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