Marshall Bruce Mathers 3rth was born October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri, U.S. and is right now 46 years old.
He is mostly known as an American rapper but is also a songwriter, record producer, record executive and actor.
Why did we choose this musician?
Music and film:
“Cleaning out my closet”
“The way I am”
Eminem is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, record executive and actor. He is the best-selling artist of the 2000s in the United states.
Throughout his career, he has had 10 number-one albums on the billboard 200 and five number-one singles on the billboard hot 100.
Eminem's debut album, Infinite, was released by Web Entertainment in 1996. It sold about a thousand copies and failed to rank on the national charts.
After signing a contract with Interscope Records and Aftermath Entertainment, the rapper released The Slim Shady LP in 1999
which reached the number two spot on the Billboard 200, and received four platinum certifications from the RIAA.
In the subsequent year, Eminem released his third studio album, The Marshall Mathers LP, which sold 1.76 million copies in its first week of distribution
breaking records for the fastest-selling hip hop album of all-time and the fastest-selling solo album in the United States.
With more than ten million copies sold, the album was the third best-selling record of the year in the United States.
In the same year, the rapper, along with manager Paul Rosenberg, founded the record label Shady Records.