Birth name Marshall Bruce Mathers III
Also known as Slim Shady
Born October 17, 1972
St. Joseph, Missouri, U.S.
Origin Warren, Michigan, U.S.
Genres Hip hop, Rap, Horrorcore
Occupations Rapper, producer, actor, songwriter
Years active 1992 present
Labels Bassmint Productions, Mashin' Duck Records, Web Ent.
Interscope Records, Aftermath Ent., Shady Records
Associated acts D12, Dr. Dre, Bad Meets Evil, 50 Cent, Obie Trice, Royce Da 5'9
Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known by his primary stage name Eminem, or by his alter ego Slim Shady, is an American rapper, record producer and actor. Eminem quickly gained popularity in 1999 with his major-label debut album The Slim Shady LP, which won a Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. The following album, The Marshall Mathers LP, became the fastest-selling hip hop album in history. It brought Eminem increased popularity, including his own record label, Shady Records, and brought his group project D12 to mainstream recognition. Read more...