Date of Birth: October 17, 1972
Hometown: Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA
Years Active: 1992 - Present
If you want to be signed to "Shady Records", you have to battle Eminem.
Eminem failed 9th grade a total of 3 times before dropping out of school.
When Eminem was 9 years old, he was beaten so badly as a kid that he went into a come for over a week.
Eminems album "recovery" was the best selling album of 2010 worldwide.
"The truth is, you don't know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed."
"A lot of truth is said in jest."
"I need drama in my life to keep making music."
"Dealing with backstabbed, there was one thing I learned. They're only powerful when you got your back turned"
When Eminem wanted to get clean he called Elton John who then helped him for 18 months to kick his addiction to Vicodin, Ambient and other prescription drugs.
Eminem is in the Guinnes book of world records for the most successive US number 1 albums by a solo artist.