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Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972) was born in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States. He is an American rapper, songwriter and record producer. He is professionally known as Eminem and is considered one of the greatest rappers of all time, credited with popularizing hip hop in middle America.

he began his career in the music industry in the early 1990s. Eminem's rise to fame was marked by his unique style of rapping, which combined wit, humor, and introspection with social commentary. Eminem's global success and critically acclaimed works are widely regarded as having broken racial barriers for the acceptance of white rappers in popular music.

Eminem's early music career began with the release of his debut album, Infinite, in 1996, followed by the extended play, Slim Shady EP, in 1997. He then signed with Dr. Dre's Aftermath Entertainment, and in 1999, Eminem achieved mainstream popularity with the release of his album, The Slim Shady LP. His next two albums, The Marshall Mathers LP and The Eminem Show, were both worldwide successes and were both nominated for the Grammy Award for Album of the Year.

However, after the release of his fourth album, Encore, in 2004, Eminem went on hiatus due to a prescription drug addiction. He returned to the music industry in 2009 with the release of Relapse, followed by Recovery in 2010. Recovery became the best-selling album worldwide in 2010, making it Eminem's second album, after The Eminem Show, to be the best-selling album of the year worldwide.

In addition to his music career, Eminem made his debut in the film industry with the musical drama film 8 Mile in 2002, playing a fictionalized version of himself. His track "Lose Yourself" from the film's soundtrack won the Academy Award for Best Original Song, making him the first hip hop artist ever to win the award. Eminem has also made cameo appearances in several films and television shows, including The Wash, Funny People, The Interview, and Entourage.

Eminem has also established other ventures, including Shady Records, a joint venture with manager Paul Rosenberg, which helped launch the careers of artists such as 50 Cent, D12, and Obie Trice, among others. He has also established his own channel, Shade 45, on Sirius XM Radio.

In addition to his solo career, Eminem was a member of the hip hop group D12, and he has collaborated with fellow Detroit-based rapper Royce da 5'9"; the two are collectively known as Bad Meets Evil.

Eminem is among the best-selling music artists of all time, with estimated worldwide sales of over 220 million records. He was the best-selling music artist in the United States of the 2000s and the best-selling male music artist in the United States of the 2010s, third overall. Billboard named him the "Artist of the Decade (2000–2009)." Eminem has had ten number-one albums on the Billboard 200, which all consecutively debuted at number one on the chart, making him the first artist to achieve this. He has also had five number-one singles on the Billboard Hot 100. Several of his albums and songs have been certified Diamond or higher by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), including The Marshall Mathers LP, The Eminem Show, Curtain Call: The Hits, "Lose Yourself," "Love the Way You Lie," and "Not Afraid."

Eminem has won numerous awards throughout his career, including 15 Grammy Awards, eight American Music Awards, 17 Billboard Music Awards, an Academy Award, a Primetime Emmy Award, and an MTV Europe Music Global Icon Award. In November 2022, Eminem was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, cementing his legacy as one of the greatest and most influential Browse A to Z all Eminem Lyrics, songs, and albums below.