Eminem, also known as Marshall Mathers, is one of the most successful rappers in the world. He has one child, Hailie Scott, with a runway girl who use to live with him. He was known well in the underground rap scene before finally making it big.
He was born on October 17, 1972 and was raised in a single-family household after his father abandoned him. Eminem had a rough time in school but loved comic books and storytelling, which helped him understand the English language better. Here are a few more interesting facts about Eminem you might not have known.
|Net Worth:||~ $210 Million|
|Source of Income:||Rap/Hiphop Music|
|Birthday||October 17, 1972|
|Country of Origin:||Saint Joseph, Missouri, USA|
- His net worth is impressive.. Currently, Eminem’s net worth is $210 million.
- He started competing in rap battles young.. Eminem fell in love with rap when his uncle played the track “Reckless” by Ice-T. At the age of 14, he started to compete in rap battles around Detroit. At the age of 17, he began heavily pursuing his rap career.
- The Marshall Mathers LP is one of the best selling rap albums ever.. The album sold over 35 million records and scored a Grammy for the best rap album.
- He has worked with a lot of well-known artists.. Eminem has a good collaboration list including Ed Sheeran, 50 Cent, Lil Wayne, Rihanna, Drake, and more.
- Eminem has earned tons of awards too.. His awards include three Billboards, one Academy Award, one Brit Award, one Vibe Magazine Special Award, and a MOBO Award. Not to mention fifteen Grammy Awards.
- He is the 4th highest paid rapper.. Forbes named Eminem the fourth highest-paid rapper, in the same list Jay-Z took the top spot.
- He does have a few endorsement deals.. His most popular one is with Brisk iced tea where he did a Superbowl ad in 2011.
- His tour with Rihanna earned a lot of dough.. In 2015 Eminem toured with Rihanna which earned over $36 million.
- He has his own record label.. Eminem created his own record label, Shady Records, which signed 50 Cent from 2002-2014 among other famous rappers.
- Eminem also acts.. He first got in the scene starring as himself in his biopic 8 Mile. He has also been featured in The Wash, Crank Yankers, Funny People, Entourage, and The Interview.
Although Eminem had a rough time growing up and raising his daughter, he turned his life around to be one of the most famous and well-known rap artists of this time and still to do this day has the bestselling rap album in the world.