Home / Biography / Eminem

Eminem

Biography

To contact Eminem hip-hop’s Elvis is appropriate to a level, but it’s largely inaccurate. Certainly, Eminem was the initial white rapper because the Beastie Children to garner both product sales and essential respect, but his effect exceeded this confining differentiation. On sheer verbal abilities, Eminem was one of the biggest MCs of his era — rapid, liquid, dexterous, and unstable, as with the capacity of tugging off long-form narrative as he was providing a withering apart — and because of his coach Dr. Dre, he previously music to complement: heavy, muscular loops that evoked the terror and paranoia Em’s music conjured. And, to be sure, significant amounts of the controversy Eminem courted — and through the switch of the millennium, there is no higher pop social bogeyman than Marshall Mathers — arrived through in how his violent fantasias, frequently fond of his mom or his wife, intertwined with plane tickets of absurdity that appealed to listeners as well young to soak up the psychodramas Eminem explored on his strike albums, The Slim Shady LP as well as the Marshall Mathers LP. With strikes “I AM” and “THE TRUE Slim Shady,” he ruled the airwaves, nonetheless it wasn’t a long time before some detractors recognized his depth, helped partly by singles just like the mournful “Stan,” created in the perspective of the obsessed enthusiast. Eminem capitalized upon this forwards momentum by crossing over onto the silver screen with 8 Mile, gaining acclaim for his functionality and an Oscar for the film’s anthem “Lose Yourself,” but several demons led him to turn off for the next fifty percent of the 10 years, an lack that proved lifestyle is indeed unfilled without Em, before he came back in ’09 2009 with Relapse. Blessed Marshall Mathers within the Kansas Town suburb St. Joseph, Eminem spent his youth between Missouri and Michigan, settling in Detroit by his teenagers. At age 14, he started rapping using a high-school friend, both adopting the brands “Manix” and “M&M,” which shortly morphed into Eminem. Under this name, Mathers moved into battle rapping, challenging dramatized within the fictionalized 8 Mile. Primarily, the mainly African-American viewers didn’t accept Eminem, but quickly his skills obtained him a status, and he was recruited to become listed on several rap organizations. The to begin these was the brand new Jacks, and once they disbanded, he became a member of Soul Purpose, who released an individual in 1995. This solitary also featured Resistant, and both rappers broke off independently to create D-12, a six-member team that functioned even more like a Wu-Tang-styled collective when compared to a frequently carrying out group. As he was battling to determine his profession, he and his sweetheart Kim experienced a child, Hailey, forcing him to invest less period rapping and additional time offering for his family members. During this time period, he put together his 1st recording, Infinite, which received some underground interest in 1996, not absolutely all from it positive. Following its launch, Eminem created his Slim Shady alter ego, a persona that freed him to drill down deep into his dark id, something he required as he confronted several personal upheavals, you start with a bad break up with Kim, which led him to go in along with his mom and boost his usage of alcohol and drugs, capped off with an unsuccessful suicide attempt. All of this Sturm und Drang was channeled in to the Slim Shady EP, that is where he initial demonstrated lots of the quirks that became his brand, including his twitchy, sinus rhyming and disturbingly violent imagery. The Slim Shady EP opened up many doors, the most known of them being truly a agreement with Interscope Information. After Eminem emerged in second on the 1997 Rap Olympics MC Fight in LA, Interscope mind Jimmy Iovine searched for the rapper, providing the EP to Dr. Dre, who demonstrated eager to use Eminem. They quickly slice Em’s Interscope debut in nov 1998 — where period Marshall reconciled with Kim and wedded her — as well as the Slim Shady LP made an appearance early in 1999, preceded from the solitary “I AM.” Both had been quick blockbusters and Eminem converted into a lightning pole for attention, generating compliment and disdain for his violent, satirical fantasias. Eminem quickly adopted The Slim Shady LP using the Marshall Mathers LP in the summertime of 2000. By this aspect, there was small question that Eminem was one of the primary superstars in pop music: the record sold with the truckload, offering nearly two million copies inside the 1st fourteen days of launch, but Mathers experienced compelled to tweak additional superstars, provoking pop celebrities in his lyrics, and Insane Clown Posse’s entourage personally, offering limitless fodder for tabloids. This gossip combined with developing criticism about his violent and homophobic lyrics, and under this open fire, he reunited his aged crew, D-12, liberating an recording in 2001, after that touring using the group. In this furor, he previously his biggest strike by means of the moody ballad “Stan.” Performed on the Grammys being a duet with Elton John, thus undercutting some accusations of homophobia, the tune helped Eminem to cross to some middlebrow audience, setting up the stage for the best crossover of 2001’s 8 Mile. Directed by Curtis Hanson, most widely known because the Oscar-nominated movie director of L.A. Confidential, the gritty dilemma fictionalized Eminem’s pre-fame Detroit times and earned significant praise, culminating in another of his biggest strikes using the theme “Lose Yourself,” which gained Mathers an Oscar. In the end this, he retreated from your limelight to record his third recording, The Eminem Display. Preceded from the solitary “Without Me,” the recording converted into another large strike, albeit nearly as solid as its forerunner, and there have been some criticisms recommending that Eminem wasn’t growing his horizons very much. Encore, released past due in 2004, do reach into older territory, notably in the anti-George W. Bush “Mosh,” but a lot of the controversy produced by the record was for behind-the-scenes occasions: a bus crash accompanied by canceled schedules along with a stint in rehab. Rumours of pension flew, as well as the 2005 appearance of Drape Contact: The Strikes do nothing at all to dampen them, nor do the turmoil of 2006, per year that noticed Mathers re-marrying and divorcing Kim inside a matter of four weeks, along with the capturing death of Resistant in a Detroit golf club. During all of this, Em do some minor studio room work, but quickly he fallen off the radar totally, retreating to his Detroit house. He popped up occasionally, especially debuting the hip-hop route Color 45 for Sirius Satellite television Radio in Sept 2008, nonetheless it wasn’t until early 2009 that he installed a comeback with Relapse, an record whose very name alluded for some of Mathers’ problems with prescription medications, but it addittionally announced that after a protracted lack, Slim Shady was back again. While not a significant blockbuster, the record proceeded to go platinum, and Eminem implemented it by the end of the entire year with an extended edition of Relapse (dubbed Relapse: Fill up) that added outtakes and fresh recordings. Recovery, in the beginning entitled Relapse 2, was released in June 2010. The recording debuted together with the Billboard 200 graph, where it continued to be for five consecutive weeks, while its leadoff solitary, “Not Scared,” debuted together with the magazine’s Sizzling 100 singles graph. The entire year 2010 also brought Eminem back again as well as Royce da 5’9″ beneath the Poor Meets Bad moniker. Subsequently, June 2011’s Hell: The Sequel proclaimed the release of the initial EP being a duo and — barring the prior month’s discharge of essential EP monitor “Fastlane” as an individual — was their 1st batch of fresh materials since a 1999 dual A-side. After a rigorous period of documenting, Eminem announced in August 2013 that his following solo recording will be a nostalgically themed group of fresh materials entitled The Marshall Mathers LP 2, which got in early November. The record highlighted the singles “Berzerk,” “Rap God,” and “Survival,” in addition to the chart-topping strike “The Monster” with Rihanna. In 2014, brand-new tracks landed around the double-disc arranged Shady XV, which celebrated the Shady label’s 15th birthday. The singles “Phenomenal” and “Kings By no means Die” offering Gwen Stefani showed up a year later on, both of these sourced through the Southpaw soundtrack.

Quick Facts


Full Name Eminem
Date Of Birth October 17, 1972
Height 1.73 m
Profession Rapper, Actor, Author, Film producer, Music Producer, Songwriter, Singer-songwriter, Lyricist, Music artist
Education Lincoln High School
Nationality American
Spouse Kimberly Anne Scott, Kimberly Anne Scott
Children Hailie Jade, Alaina Marie Mathers, Whitney Scott Mathers
Parents Deborah R. Nelson-Mathers, Marshall Bruce Mathers, Jr.
Siblings Nathan Kane Samara, Sarah Mathers, Michael Mathers
Music Groups D12, Bad Meets Evil, Soul Intent
Music Songs Rap God, Love the Way You Lie, Without Me, 'Till I Collapse, Mockingbird, Stan, When I'm Gone, Lose Yourself, Not Afraid, The Real Slim Shady, The Monster, Space Bound, Sing for the Moment, My Name Is, Cleanin' Out My Closet, You Don't Know, Forever, Like Toy Soldiers, Beautiful, No Love, The Way I Am, Just Lose It, Berzerk, Guts over Fear, Guilty Conscience, Shake That Ass, Ass Like That, White America, Phenomenal, Headlights, 25 to Life, We Made You
Albums Infinite, Recovery, Relapse, The Slim Shady LP, The Marshall Mathers LP, The Marshall Mathers LP 2, Encore, The Eminem Show, Get the Guns, Don't Call Me Marshall, Straight from the Vault, 8 Mile: Music from and Inspired by the Motion Picture, Eminem is Back, Curtain Call: The Hits, Slim Shady EP, The Shady Project, Straight from the Lab, Steppin' onto the Scene, The Freestyle Show, The Freestyle Manual, Soul Intent, The Singles, Shady Classics: Mixtape, Raw & Uncut, Shade 45: Sirius Bizness, Relapse: Refill, 2007 Mixtape, So You Wanna Freestyle?, Fucking Yzarc
Nominations Grammy Award for Album of the Year, Grammy Award for Song of the Year, Grammy Award for Record of the Year, American Music Award for Artist of the Year, Grammy Award for Best Rap Performance, MTV Europe Music Award for Best Song, MTV Video Music Award for Best Collaboration, MTV Europe Music Award for Best Video, World Music Award for World’s Best Video, MTV Video Music Award for Best Art Direction, World Music Award for World’s Best Album, MTV Video Music Award for Best Cinematography, MTV Video Music Award for Best Visual Effects, MTV Europe Music Award for Best New Act, Grammy Award for Best Song Written for Visual Media, MTV Video Music Award for Best Video with a Social Message, Billboard Music Award for Top Streaming Songs Artist, Billboard Music Award for Top Social Artist, BET Award for Best Collaboration, Billboard Music Award for Top Digital Songs Artist, Grammy Award for Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals, World Music Award for World’s Best Song, World Music Award for World’s Best Entertainer of the Year, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Hip Hop Video, World Music Award for World’s Best Live Act, MTV Video Music Award Best Breakthrough Video, Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song, World Music Award for World’s Best Male Artist, Teen Choice Award for Choice Movie: Liplock, Billboard Music Award for Top Billboard 200 Artist, BET Award for Video of the Year, Billboard Music Award for Top Hot 100 Song, MTV Video Music Award for Viewer's Choice, iHeartRadio Music Award for Best Collaboration, Billboard Music Award for Top Digital Media Artist, BET Hip Hop Award for People's Champ, NRJ Music Award for International Breakthrough of the Year, NRJ Music Award for Video of the Year, NME Award for Best Music Video, BET Hip Hop Award for Best Collabo, Duo or Group, NRJ Music Award for International Male Artist of the Year, MTV Europe Music Award for Best US Act, BET Hip Hop Award for MVP of the Year, MTV Australia Award for Best Collaboration, Teen Choice Award for Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist, Brit Award for International Breakthrough Act, MTV Europe Music Award for Best Urban, NRJ Music Award for International Song of the Year, BET Hip Hop Award for CD of the Year, Teen Choice Award for Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song, iHeartRadio Music Award for Song of the Year
Movies Shady Talez, Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives, How to Make Money Selling Drugs, Pauly Shore Is Dead, 8 Mile, Eminem: E, Bodied
TV Shows The Slim Shady Show, The Defiant Ones


  • Facts
  • Filmography
  • Awards
  • Salaries
  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
  • Pictures

#Fact
1 He is left-handed.
2 He said the only way he will go back to his angry lyrics is if a rapper called out his daughter Hailie, which isn't likely.
3 Did a spoof interview with Stephen Colbert called "Only in Monroe", set in Michigan, but was thrown off by Stephen's humor.
4 Is the best selling artist of the 2000s decade.
5 Often collaborates with Rihanna because he feels they have similar personalities.
6 Released an album called "Curtain Call: The Hits" which is a collection of his greatest hits, with 3 new songs. [December 2005]
7 Released his fourth album, "Encore" on November 12th. [November 2004]
8 Working on his fourth LP [September 2003]
9 Released Recovery in which he expresses his disappointment in his last album. Recovery received overall positive reviews. [June 2010]
10 Preparing to release a new album entitled 'The Re-Up' under his record label, Shady Records. It will feature new material from Eminem as well as songs from up-and-coming Shady Records artists, such as Stat Quo, Cashis and Bobby Creekwater. It will also feature Obie Trice, D12, G-Unit and other artists on Shady and G-Unit Records. The first single from 'The Re-Up' will be "You Don't Know" by Eminem, 50 Cent, Cashis and Lloyd Banks. The album is slated for release in December of 2006 and is executive produced by Eminem. [September 2006]
11 Announced that he isn't retiring from the hip hop industry, but is taking a break to focus on his family. [August 2005]
12 Released his eighth studio album called "The Marshall Mathers LP 2", a continuation of Eminem's most acclaimed studio effort, 2000's The Marshall Mathers LP. [November 2013]
13 Released a new album "Relapse" on May 19th 2009 after about 5 years since the release of encore. [May 2009]
14 In his interview with Anderson Cooper on 60 Minutes (1968), he admitted he does not allow the same amount of profanity he uses in his songs in his house.
15 Admitted on 60 Minutes (1968) that he would never have imagined writing lyrics about helping others before he became sober (based on his song, "Not Afraid on Recovery").
16 His album "Recovery" was the best-selling album in the US in 2010.
17 Lives in Rochester Hills, Michigan.
18 January 2008 - Released from a Detroit hospital after being rushed there during Christmas 2007. His publicist attributed this to a bout with pneumonia.
19 Is good friends with Jay Z.
20 Ranked #6 on VH1's 50 Greatest Hip Hop Artists.
21 His maternal grandmother Betty Hixson was married five times. He is her grandson from her first marriage.
22 Son of Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr. and wife Deborah R. Nelson (later remarried).
23 He has English, German, Swiss-German, and Scottish ancestry.
24 Monday 26th Feb 2001: Winner of Best International Male at the 2001 Brit Awards.
25 Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". Volume 245, pages 121- 122. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2006.
26 Eddie Guzelian, a producer on the hit Disney Channel TV show, American Dragon: Jake Long (2005), wrote in his blog, for the show, that the character of Jake's little sister was named after Hailie, Eminem's daughter. Eddie is a big Eminem fan and was actually listening to one of his albums while creating the character.
27 (11th April 2006) His D12 band-mate, Proof, was killed in a night club shooting at 5 am.
28 His D12 band-mate, Proof, was best man at his second wedding to Kim Mathers.
29 Adopted his ex-wife's, Kim, other daughter with another man. Her name is Whitney.
30 Hired young actress, Karli Filips, twice to portray his daughter, Hailie Jade, in his music videos for "Lose Yourself" and "Like Toy Soldiers". When they shot the "Toy Soldiers" video, Eminem had to be reminded Karli had played his daughter once before.
31 Filed for divorce less than 3 months after re-marrying his ex-wife.
32 Created his own fashion line called Shady Limited.
33 He has sold over 65 million records worldwide (February 2006).
34 At the 1997 Rap Olympics in Los Angeles, he came in second.
35 To help support his mother, young Marshall worked as a short-order cook at a Michigan family restaurant called Gilbert's Lodge
36 The Eminem Show has sold more than eight million albums
37 Has his own record company called Shady Records
38 Is a Detroit Pistons fan
39 Spoofs his character from 8 Mile (2002) in his music video "Just lose it"
40 Has custody of his niece Lainie (short for Alaina). Lainie and his daughter Hailie have been brought up together and are considered sisters and he refers to both as his daughters. Lainie was mentioned in the song Mockingbird on the "Encore" album.
41 In May 2003, a minor media stir came about when he refused to allow rock parodist 'Weird Al' Yankovic to produce a video for his "Lose Yourself" parody, "Couch Potato". Although semi-official statements from Eminem's camp stated that the rapper wasn't being malicious and simply did not want a parody to detract from his image as a serious hip-hop artist, most of the press that covered the story sided with Yankovic. Despite the lack of the music video, the album featuring the parody, "Poodle Hat", earned Yankovic his highest chart debut in "Billboard" (#17) and, in February 2004, his third Grammy Award.
42 He was voted the 82nd Greatest Rock 'n' Roll Artist of all time by Rolling Stone.
43 Has a half sister and a half brother on his dad's side; Sarah and Michael Mathers.
44 Favorite movie of all time is Scarface (1983).
45 Failed the 9th grade three times until finally dropping out. He said that he was not stupid [which is evident from interviews and his obvious success], but said that he lacked an interest in school. All he wanted to do was rap.
46 In his 2004 song, "Like Toy Soldiers", he stated he no longer wants to argue with Ja Rule and other members of Murder Inc.
47 Has a tattoo of his daughter on his right lower shoulder
48 Was the only guest artist appearing on Jay Z's album, "The Blueprint."
49 Adopted niece, Alaina, giving her his last name.
50 The only white person to ever be on the cover of "The Source" and "XXL" magazines.
51 Won a Juno Award (Canada's Grammy Awards) for International Album of the Year.
52 On March 23, 2003 his song "Lose Yourself" from the film 8 Mile (2002) became the first rap song to win an Academy Award. He was not in attendance, and one of the song's co-writers, Luis Resto, accepted the Oscar on his behalf.
53 Made $29,000,000 in 2002 with The Eminem Show LP, as the CEO of Shady Records, and the Anger Managment Tour '02.
54 Has a younger half-brother called Nathan (his mother's son from a later marriage), born in 1986.
55 Has said that he would like his daughter, Haile Jade, to become an actress.
56 Parodied on Saturday Night Live (1975) by Chris Parnell.
57 Cuts his own hair.
58 Wanted to be a comic book artist when he was a kid.
59 He has had an operation on his knee, which led to his awkward stance at numerous performances.
60 The name 'Eminem' came from his initials M(arshall) M(athers).
61 With the band D12, Eminem has had a number 10 hit with "S**t on You", and a number 2 hit with "Purple Hills" (originally titled "Purple Pills").
62 Got joint custody of daughter Hailie Jade. [2001]
63 Raised in Detroit, Michigan.
64 Became a father for the 1st time at age 23 when his girlfriend [now ex-wife] Kimberly Scott gave birth to their daughter Hailie Jade Mathers on December 25, 1995.
65 Dr. Dre is Eminem's mentor.
66 Featured in "Entertainment Weekly" magazine (December 22/29, 2000) and was voted #3 for Entertainer of the Year.
67 3rd January 2001: Album, "The Marshall Mathers LP", nominated for 4 Grammy awards at The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards (2001), including: Album of the Year, Best Rap Album, Best Rap Solo Performance and Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for the track, "Forget About Dre", with Dr. Dre.
68 2000 Album "The Marshall Mathers LP" sold a reported 7 million copies. [January 2001]
69 His wife Kimberly Mathers was granted physical custody of their 5-year-old daughter, continued financial support, a personal driver, and reinstatement of her credit cards. [August 2000]
70 His 2000 album, "The Marshall Mathers LP", sold 1.76 million copies in the first week of release in the U.S., a record for a solo artist.


Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Tähdet, tähdet 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Who's Doing the Dishes? TV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2016 writer - 2 episodes, 2016
Suicide Squad 2016 performer: "Without Me" / writer: "Without Me" - as Marshall Mathers
Power 2016 TV Series performer - 1 episode
World Championship Snooker TV Series performer - 4 episodes, 2015 - 2016 writer - 3 episodes, 2015 - 2016
888.com World Grand Prix TV Series performer - 3 episodes, 2016 writer - 3 episodes, 2016
Ochéntame... otra vez TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2016 writer - 1 episode, 2016
RiRi's Back to Work 2016 TV Short performer: "Love the Way You Lie"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon 2016 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Masters Snooker TV Series performer - 3 episodes, 2016 writer - 3 episodes, 2016
UK Championship Snooker TV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2014 - 2015 writer - 2 episodes, 2014 - 2015
Guitar Hero Live 2015 Video Game performer: "Berzerk"
Skam 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
20 Moments That Rocked Pop 2015 TV Movie documentary performer: "My Name Is", "The Real Slim Shady" - uncredited / writer: "My Name Is", "The Real Slim Shady" - uncredited
2015 FIFA Women's World Cup 2015 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Southpaw 2015 performer: "Kings Never Die", "Phenomenal" / writer: "Kings Never Die", "Phenomenal" - as Marshall Mathers
Conan 2015 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Todd's Pop Song Reviews TV Series documentary writer - 7 episodes, 2010 - 2014 performer - 6 episodes, 2011 - 2014
The Interview 2014/II writer: "The Interview Freestyle", "Medicine Ball"
Brows Held High 2014 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Paulo Gustavo: Hiperativo 2014 TV Special performer: "Just Lose It" / writer: "Just Lose It" - as Marshall B Mathers III
Rap Critic Reviews 2011-2014 TV Series performer - 9 episodes
Guapas 2014 TV Series performer - 1 episode
The Equalizer 2014 performer: "Guts Over Fear" / writer: "Guts Over Fear"
Hollyoaks TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
Today at Wimbledon TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
Wimbledon TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
Tu cara me suena - Argentina 2014 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Atop the Fourth Wall 2011-2014 TV Series 2 episodes
21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century 2014 TV Movie performer: "The Monster", "Stan"
Danville 2nd Ward Young Men TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2014 writer - 1 episode, 2014
Eminem: Rap God 2013 Video short performer: "Rap God" / writer: "Rap God" - as Marshall Mathers
Saturday Night Live TV Series performer - 7 episodes, 1999 - 2013 writer - 4 episodes, 1999 - 2013
Eminem: Berzerk 2013 Video short performer: "Berzerk" / writer: "Berzerk" - as M. Mathers
The Voice UK TV Series writer - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013 performer - 1 episode, 2013
Waterloo Road 2013 TV Series performer - 1 episode
This Is 40 2012 performer: "Roman's Revenge" / writer: "Roman's Revenge" - as Marshall Mathers
The X Factor TV Series writer - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2012 performer - 1 episode, 2005
Dancing with the Stars 2009-2012 TV Series writer - 2 episodes
The Voice 2012 TV Series writer - 1 episode
21 Jump Street 2012 performer: "The Real Slim Shady" / writer: "The Real Slim Shady" - as Marshall Mathers
The Filthy Frank Show 2012 TV Series short producer - 1 episode
Project X 2012 performer: "W.T.P." / writer: "W.T.P.", "Fight Music" - as Marshall Mathers
The 54th Annual Grammy Awards 2012 TV Special writer: "Roman's Revenge"
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap 2012 Documentary performer: "Lose Yourself", "Bad Guys Always Die", "The Real Slim Shady", "Forgot About Dre", "What's The Difference" / writer: "Lose Yourself", "Bad Guys Always Die", "The Real Slim Shady", "Forgot About Dre", "What's The Difference" - as Marshall Mathers
Some Jerk with a Camera 2011 TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode
EastEnders TV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2011 writer - 1 episode, 2011
Rude Tube 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Real Steel 2011 performer: "'Till I Collapse" / writer: "'Till I Collapse", "Fastlane" - as Marshall Mathers
Entourage 2011 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Made in Chelsea 2011 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Fast Five 2011 writer: "Furiously Dangerous" - as Marshall Mathers
Ladykracher 2011 TV Series 1 episode
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards 2011 TV Special performer: "Love the Way You Lie Part II", "I Need a Doctor" / writer: "Love the Way You Lie Part II", "I Need a Doctor"
Helden von morgen 2010 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Gossip Girl 2010 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Formula 1: BBC Sport 2010 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon TV Series writer - 2 episodes, 2010 performer - 1 episode, 2010
Dragons' Den TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2010 writer - 1 episode, 2010
MTV Video Music Awards 2010 2010 TV Special performer: "Not Afraid", "Love the Way You Lie"
T in the Park 2010 2010 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Late Show with David Letterman TV Series performer - 1 episode, 2010 writer - 1 episode, 2010
Live from Studio Five TV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010 writer - 2 episodes, 2009 - 2010
Case 39 2009 writer: "Jamaican Girl" - as Marshall B. Mathers
The Hills 2009 TV Series performer - 2 episodes
Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush 2009 TV Special performer: "Ass Like That" / writer: "Ass Like That" - as Marshall B. Mathers III
Eminem: 3 a.m. 2009 Video short performer: "3 a.m." / writer: "3 a.m." - as M. Mathers
Drillbit Taylor 2008 performer: "Ass Like That" / writer: "Ass Like That" - as Marshall Mathers
100 Greatest Songs of the 90s 2007 TV Mini-Series documentary performer - 1 episode
Dead Tone 2007 writer: "Let's Get High" - as Marshal Mathers
Rock Bottom: From Hell to Redemption 2007 Documentary performer: "Rock Bottom", "Evil Deeds, "Say Goodbye Hollywood / writer: "Rock Bottom", "Evil Deeds, "Say Goodbye Hollywood
It's a Boy Girl Thing 2006 performer: "Without Me" / producer: "Without Me" / writer: "Without Me" - as M. Mathers
UFC 59: Reality Check 2006 TV Special performer: "Mosh" - uncredited / writer: "Mosh" - uncredited
Alpha Dog 2006 performer: "Say Goodbye Hollywood" / writer: "Say Goodbye Hollywood" - as Marshall Mathers
Eminem: Live from New York City 2005 TV Movie documentary performer: "Evil Deeds", "Mosh", "Business", "Rain Man", "Ass Like That", "Puke", "Kill You", "Like Toy Soldiers", "Lodi Dodi", "Just A Friend", "Nuthin But A G Thing", "My Name Is", "Git Up", "How Come", "Rock Star" Bizarre, "40oz", "My Band", "Stan", "The Way I Am", "Just Don't Give A F**k", "Got Some Teeth", "Stay 'Bout It", "The Set Up", "Like Dat", "Cleaning Out My Closet", "Mockingbird", "Just Lose It", "Lose Yourself"
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2005 TV Series performer - 1 episode
AMV Hell 3: The Motion Picture 2005 performer: "Drug Ballad"
Shadowboxer 2005 writer: "The Cross" - as Marshall Mathers
Fantastic Four 2005/I writer: "On Fire"
The Longest Yard 2005 "My Ballz" / performer: "My Ballz" / producer: "My Ballz"
The Wire 2004 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Beef II 2004 Video documentary performer: "Conspiracy" / writer: "My Name Is" - uncredited
High Chaparall TV Series documentary performer - 1 episode, 2004 writer - 1 episode, 2004
Idols! 2004 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Barbershop 2: Back in Business 2004 writer: "I'm Back" - as Marshall Mathers
Idol 2003 TV Series writer - 1 episode
Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 3 2003 Video performer: "My Name Is" / writer: "My Name Is"
Weird Al Presents Al-TV 2003 TV Special "Angry White Boy Polka", "Couch Potato"
Mannerheim ja Pietari 2003 TV Movie documentary performer: "My Name Is", "The Way I Am"
The 75th Annual Academy Awards 2003 TV Special writer: "Lose Yourself"
Cradle 2 the Grave 2003 performer: "Go to Sleep" / producer: "Go to Sleep" / writer: "Go to Sleep" - as M. Mathers
Tupac: Resurrection 2003 Documentary performer: "One Day at a Time" / writer: "One Day at a Time", "Runnin' Dying to Live"
Pauly Shore Is Dead 2003 performer: "Forget About Dre" / writer: "Forget About Dre" - as Marshall Mathers III
Kylie Minogue: Kylie Fever 2002 in Concert - Live in Manchester 2002 Video documentary writer: "Cowboy Style/The Real Slim Lady" - as M. Mathers, uncredited
8 Mile 2002 lyrics: "Lose Yourself" / music: "Lose Yourself" - as M. Mathers / performer: "8 Mile", "Lose Yourself" / producer: "8 Mile", "Lose Yourself" / writer: "8 Mile" - as M. Mathers
Futurama 2002 TV Series writer - 1 episode
The Wash 2001 writer: "Blow My Buzz" - as M. Mathers
Bones 2001 writer: "These Drugs" - as Marshall Mathers
Bully 2001 performer: "Forgot About Dre" / writer: "Forgot About Dre" - as Marshall Mathers
Freddy Got Fingered 2001 performer: "The Real Slim Shady" / writer: "The Real Slim Shady" - as Marshall Mathers
Brit Awards 2001 2001 TV Special performer: "The Real Slim Shady"
Down to Earth 2001 performer: "What If I Was White"
Boston Public TV Series performer - 2 episodes, 2000 - 2001 writer - 1 episode, 2001
Juggalo Championshxt Wrestling Volume 1 2000 Video performer: "My Name Is" / writer: "My Name Is"
Top of the Pops TV Series performer - 3 episodes, 2000 writer - 2 episodes, 2000
Daria 2000 TV Series performer - 1 episode
Scary Movie 2000 performer: "Scary Movies" / writer: "Scary Movies" - as M. Mathers
Next Friday 2000 performer: "Murder, Murder" / writer: "Murder, Murder" - as M. Mathers
Flava TV Series performer - 1 episode, 1999 writer - 1 episode, 1999

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Eminem: Guts Over Fear 2015 Video short Eminem
Eminem: Phenomenal 2015 Video short Eminem
The Interview 2014/II Eminem (uncredited)
Eminem: Rap God 2013 Video short Eminem
Eminem: Berzerk 2013 Video short Eminem
Dr. Dre: I Need a Doctor 2011 Video short Eminem
Eminem: Space Bound 2011 Video short Eminem
Entourage 2010 TV Series Eminem
Eminem Featuring Rihanna: Love the Way You Lie 2010 Video short Eminem
Funny People 2009 Eminem
Eminem, Where Have You Been? 2009 Video short Eminem
Eminem: 3 a.m. 2009 Video short Eminem
50 Cent: Bulletproof 2005 Video Game Detective McVicar (voice)
Crank Yankers 2004 TV Series Billy Fletcher
8 Mile 2002 Jimmy 'B-Rabbit' Smith
Eminem: Without Me 2002 Video short Eminem
The Wash 2001 Chris (uncredited)
The Slim Shady Show 2001 Video Slim Shady Marshall Mathers Ken Kaniff ...
Eminem: Stan 2000 Video short Eminem

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Total Slaughter 1 2015 TV Movie executive producer
Detroit Rubber 2013 TV Series executive producer
Eminem: Live from New York City 2005 TV Movie documentary executive producer
50 Cent: The Massacre - Special Edition 2005 Video executive producer
Eminem Presents: The Anger Management Tour 2005 Video documentary executive producer
50 Cent: The New Breed 2003 Video documentary executive producer
Eminem: All Access Europe 2002 Video documentary executive producer
The Slim Shady Show 2001 Video executive producer

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Love Written in Blood 2012 musician
8 Mile 2002 additional composer / music arranger / songs: music and lyrics by

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Eminem: Stan 2000 Video short

Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Lose Yourself 2016 Short original music by

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rize 2005 Documentary thanks - as Marshall Mathers
The Making of '8 Mile' 2003 TV Short documentary special thanks - as Marshall Mathers

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Stretch and Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives 2015 Documentary
Southpaw Live Event at YouTube Space New York 2015 Video short Himself
Not Afraid: The Shady Records Story 2015 Documentary short Himself
The Concert for Valor 2014 TV Special Himself - Performer
360 Degrees Shady 2014 Video Himself
2014 MTV Movie Awards 2014 TV Special Himself - Performer
The Jonathan Ross Show 2013 TV Series Himself
Le grand journal de Canal+ 2009-2013 TV Series documentary Himself
MTV Europe Music Awards 2013 2013 TV Special Himself - Performer
2013 YouTube Music Awards 2013 TV Special Himself
Saturday Night Live 1999-2013 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
How to Make Money Selling Drugs 2012 Documentary Himself
Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap 2012 Documentary Himself
MTV Europe Music Awards 2011 2011 TV Special Himself - Nominee
2011 BET Hip Hop Awards 2011 TV Special Himself
Bonnaroo Music Festival 2011 Video
RapFix Live 2011 TV Series Himself
The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards 2011 TV Special Himself
Born to Be... 2010 TV Series Himself
60 Minutes 2010 TV Series documentary Himself (segment "Eminem")
MTV Video Music Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Himself - Performer
La musicale 2010 TV Series documentary Himself
Eminem's Road to the Video Music Awards 2010 Short Himself
T in the Park 2010 2010 TV Series Himself
BET Awards 2010 2010 TV Special Himself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon 2010 TV Series Himself - Musical Guest
Late Show with David Letterman 2010 TV Series Himself
The Soup 2010 TV Series Himself
Friday Night with Jonathan Ross 2009-2010 TV Series Himself
The 52nd Annual Grammy Awards 2010 TV Special Himself
Gomorron 2009 TV Series Himself - Om livet och konsert
2009 American Music Awards 2009 TV Special Himself - Performer
Check It Out! Video 2009 TV Series Himself - Guest
6th Annual VH1 Hip Hop Honors 2009 TV Movie Himself
MTV Video Music Awards 2009 2009 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Punkt 12 2009 TV Series Himself
Jimmy Kimmel Live! 2006-2009 TV Series Himself
2009 MTV Movie Awards 2009 TV Special Himself - Performer
TV total 2004-2009 TV Series Himself
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony 2009 TV Movie Himself - Inducting Run-DMC
Biography 2009 TV Series documentary Himself
Howard Stern on Demand 2007 TV Series Himself
BET Awards 2006 2006 TV Special Himself
Rap Sheet: Hip-Hop and the Cops 2006 Documentary Himself
Planet Voice 2006 TV Series Himself
Eminem: Live from New York City 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself
HeatMeter 2005 TV Series Himself
Video on Trial 2005 TV Series Himself - The Bartender
50 Cent: The Massacre - Special Edition 2005 Video Himself (segment "Gatman and Robbin'")
Eminem Presents: The Anger Management Tour 2005 Video documentary Himself
Eminem's Making the Ass 2005 TV Movie Himself
2005 MTV Movie Awards 2005 TV Special Himself - Performer
MTV Movie Awards 2005 Pre-Show 2005 TV Special Himself
Brit Awards 2005 2005 TV Special Winner 'Best International Male Solo Artist'
The Best Hit USA 2004 TV Series Himself
MTV Europe Music Awards 2004 2004 TV Special Themselves
The Evolution of Eminem 2004 TV Movie documentary Himself
The Shady National Convention 2004 TV Special Himself Slim Shady Protester
And You Don't Stop: 30 Years of Hip-Hop 2004 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Making the Video 2000-2004 TV Series documentary Himself
2004 MTV Movie Awards 2004 TV Special Himself - Performer
Top of the Pops 2000-2004 TV Series Himself
Battle Rhyme for Reel Time 2003 Video documentary Himself
Fromage 2003 2003 TV Movie Himself - Bartender (segment "Got Some Teeth")
MTV Europe Music Awards 2003 2003 TV Special Himself
2003 Radio Music Awards 2003 TV Special Himself
Interscope Presents 'The Next Episode' 2003 TV Series Himself
MTV Movie Special: Tupac Resurrection 2003 TV Special documentary short Himself
MTV Video Music Awards 2003 2003 TV Special Himself
MTV Bash: Carson Daly 2003 TV Special Himself
2003 MTV Movie Awards 2003 TV Special Himself
Snoop to the Extreme 2003 TV Movie Himself
50 Cent: The New Breed 2003 Video documentary Himself (segments "The Detroit Show" and "In Da Club")
Hardware: Uncensored Music Videos - Hip Hop Volume 1 2003 Video Himself (segments "Just Don't Give a Fuck" and "Shit on You")
The Making of '8 Mile' 2003 TV Short documentary Himself
The 45th Annual Grammy Awards 2003 TV Special Himself
Brit Awards 2003 2003 TV Special Himself
MTV Europe Music Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer
MTV Jammed 2002 TV Series Himself
Guns, God and Government World Tour 2002 Video documentary Himself
MTV Video Music Awards 2002 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer
Diary Presents: VMA Superstars 2002 TV Movie Himself
Eminem: All Access Europe 2002 Video documentary Himself
2002 MTV Movie Awards 2002 TV Special Himself - Performer
The O'Reilly Factor 2002 TV Series Himself
Hip Hop Uncensored Vol. 3: Hustlemania 2002 Video Himself
Xzibit: Restless Xposed 2001 Video documentary Himself
Fuji Rock Festival '01 2001 TV Special
Source Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Himself - Performer
The Making of Slim Shady's World 2001 Video documentary short Himself
The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Himself
Power Vision - Pop Galerie 2001 TV Series documentary Himself
Public Eminem #1 2001 TV Movie documentary Himself
Brit Awards 2001 2001 TV Special Himself
The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards 2001 TV Special Himself - Performer
EminemTV 2000 TV Special Himself / Host / Various
MTV Video Music Awards 2000 2000 TV Special Himself
Eminem: E 2000 Video Himself Slim Shady Britney Spears
The Up in Smoke Tour 2000 Video documentary Himself
Da Hip Hop Witch 2000 Video Himself
Journey of Dr. Dre 2000 TV Movie documentary Himself
Eminem: Hitz & Disses 2000 Video documentary Himself
The Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 2000 2000 TV Special Himself
MTV Fashionably Loud: Spring Break, Cancun 2000 2000 TV Movie Himself - Performer
The 27th Annual American Music Awards 2000 TV Special Himself - Performer
Torrance Rises 1999 Short Himself
Behind the Music 1999 TV Series documentary Himself
MTV Europe Music Awards 1999 1999 TV Special Himself - Presenter
Fanatic 1999 TV Series Himself
MTV Video Music Awards 1999 1999 TV Special Himself
The 1999 Source Hip-Hop Music Awards 1999 TV Special Himself
The Howard Stern Radio Show 1999 TV Series Himself
Flava 1999 TV Series Himself
Programa Livre 1991 TV Series Himself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
RiRi's Back to Work 2016 TV Short Himself
Entertainment Tonight 2015 TV Series Himself
20 Moments That Rocked Pop 2015 TV Movie documentary Himself (uncredited)
Extra 2015 TV Series Himself
Provokation 2015 Documentary short Himself
The Drunken Peasants 2014-2015 TV Series Himself
Tu cara me suena - Argentina 2014 TV Series Himself
2014 Billboard Music Awards 2014 TV Special Himself - Nominee
21 Coolest Collabs of the 21st Century 2014 TV Movie Himself
The Tanning of America 2014 TV Mini-Series documentary Himself
Vanilla Ice Archive 2012 Documentary Himself
2011 MTV Video Music Awards 2011 TV Special Himself - Nominee
60 Minutes 2011 TV Series documentary Himself (segment "Eminem")
Visionado obligado 2011 TV Series Jimmy 'B-Rabbit' Smith
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 2010-2011 TV Series Himself
The Hour 2010 TV Series Superhero in 'The Real Slim Shady' Music Video
The Rebirth of ICIZZLE 2010 Video documentary Himself
E! True Hollywood Story 2009 TV Series documentary
On the Couch 2009 TV Series Himself
Comedy Songs: The Pop Years 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
Dr. Drew's Celebrity Addiction Special 2008 TV Movie documentary Himself
The O'Reilly Factor 2008 TV Series Himself
Beef 4 2007 Video documentary Himself
Video on Trial 2005-2007 TV Series Himself / Himself - Accused
On a tout essayé 2006 TV Series Himself
Loops! 2006 TV Series Himself
Eminem: The Final Countdown 2005 TV Movie documentary Himself
Favouritism 2005 TV Series Himself
Eminem AKA 2004 Video documentary Himself
Beef II 2004 Video documentary Himself - D12
Late Night with Conan O'Brien: The Best of Triumph the Insult Comic Dog 2004 Video Himself (uncredited)
Celebrities Uncensored 2004 TV Series Himself
Weird Al Presents Al-TV 2003 TV Special Interviewee
Sendung ohne Namen 2003 TV Series documentary Himself
Eminem: Behind the Mask 2001 Video documentary Himself
Freestyle: The Art of Rhyme 2000 Documentary Himself
Flava 1999 TV Series Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap/Sung Collaboration · Rihanna
2015 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "The Marshall Mathers LP 2."
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Editing Eminem: Rap God (2013) · Ken Mowe
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "Recovery"
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance For the song "Not Afraid"
2011 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Song · Rihanna
2011 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Hip-Hop Artist
2011 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Music Video · Rihanna
2010 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "Relapse."
2010 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group · 50 Cent
· Dr. Dre
2004 ASCAP Award ASCAP Film and Television Music Awards Most Performed Song from a Motion Picture 8 Mile (2002) · Luis Resto
· Jeff Bass
2004 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance - Male For the song "Lose Yourself."
2004 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Song · Jeff Bass
· Luis Resto (Songwriter)
2003 Oscar Academy Awards, USA Best Music, Original Song 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass (music)
· Luis Resto (music)
2003 BMI Film Music Award BMI Film & TV Awards 8 Mile (2002)
2003 Most Performed Song from a Film BMI Film & TV Awards 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass
2003 Critics Choice Award Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards Best Song 8 Mile (2002)
2003 Gold Derby Award Gold Derby Awards Original Song 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass
· Luis Resto
2003 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Short Form Music Video · Joseph Kahn
2003 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "The Eminem Show."
2003 MTV Movie Award MTV Movie Awards Best Male Performance 8 Mile (2002)
2003 MTV Movie Award MTV Movie Awards Breakthrough Male Performance 8 Mile (2002)
2003 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Breakthrough Performance - Male 8 Mile (2002)
2003 OFTA Film Award Online Film & Television Association Best Music, Original Song 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass (music by)
· Luis Resto (music by)
2003 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Actor - Drama/Action Adventure 8 Mile (2002)
2003 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Breakout Star - Male 8 Mile (2002)
2002 Golden Schmoes Golden Schmoes Awards Breakthrough Performance of the Year 8 Mile (2002)
2001 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "The Marshall Mathers LP."
2000 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance For the song "My Name Is"
2000 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "The Slim Shady LP"

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2015 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Performance For the song "Rap God."
2014 ARIA Music Award ARIA Music Awards Best International Artist For the album "The Marshall Mathers LP 2."
2014 Brit Brit Awards International Male Solo Artist
2014 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Performance For the song "Berzerk."
2014 iHeartRadio Music Award iHeartRadio Music Awards Song of the Year · Rihanna (featured artist)
2014 iHeartRadio Music Award iHeartRadio Music Awards Best Collaboration · Rihanna (featured artist)
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Male Video · Rihanna
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Collaboration · Rihanna
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Direction · Rich Lee
· Rihanna (artist)
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Art Direction Eminem: Rap God (2013) · Alexander Pacion
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Visual Effects Eminem: Rap God (2013) · Rich Lee
· Louis Baker
2014 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Hip-Hop Video Eminem: Berzerk (2013)
2013 VGX Spike Video Game Awards Best Song in a Game Call of Duty: Ghosts (2013)
2012 Black Reel Black Reel Awards Best Song Fast Five (2011) · Ludacris (Performer, Writer)
· Joell Ortiz (Performer, Writer)
· Mr. Porter (Writer)
· Joe Budden (Writer, Performer)
· Royce Da 59 (Writer, Performer)
· Luis Resto (Writer)
· Crooked I (Writer, Performer)
2012 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap/Sung Collaboration · Dr. Dre
· Skylar Grey
2012 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Song · Alex da Kid (Songwriter)
· Dr. Dre (Songwriter)
· Skylar Grey (Songwriter)
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Song of the Year · Alex da Kid (Songwriter)
· Skylar Grey (Songwriter)
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Pop Collaboration with Vocals · B.o.B.
· Hayley Williams
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap/Sung Collaboration · Rihanna
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Record of the Year · Rihanna (Artist)
· Makeba Riddick (Producer)
· Alex da Kid (Producer/Engineer/Mixer)
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Song For the song "Not Afraid"
2011 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Short Form Music Video Eminem Featuring Rihanna: Love the Way You Lie (2010) · Rihanna
· Joseph Khan (video director)
· Mary Ann Tanedo (video producer)
2011 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Male Video Eminem Featuring Rihanna: Love the Way You Lie (2010) · Rihanna
2011 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Direction Eminem Featuring Rihanna: Love the Way You Lie (2010) · Joseph Kahn
· Rihanna
2011 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Cinematography Eminem Featuring Rihanna: Love the Way You Lie (2010) · Christopher Probst
· Rihanna
2011 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Best Video with a Message Eminem Featuring Rihanna: Love the Way You Lie (2010) · Rihanna
2011 People's Choice Award People's Choice Awards, USA Favorite Male Artist
2010 VMA MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) Video of the Year For the video "Not Afraid."
2007 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap/Sung Collaboration · Akon
2007 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap/Sung Collaboration · Nate Dogg
2007 TV Land Award TV Land Awards Television's Greatest Music Moment The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards (2001) · Elton John
2006 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance For the song "Mockingbird"
2006 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group · Dr. Dre
· 50 Cent
2006 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Album For the album "Encore"
2006 TV Land Award TV Land Awards TV's Greatest Music Moments The 43rd Annual Grammy Awards (2001) · Elton John
2005 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Solo Performance For the song "Just Lose It"
2004 Black Reel Black Reel Awards Best Song Tupac: Resurrection (2003) · Tupac Shakur (Performer, Writer)
· The Notorious B.I.G. (Performer, Writer)
· Luis Resto (Writer)
· Edgar Winter (Writer)
2004 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Song Written for a Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass
· Luis Resto
2004 Grammy Grammy Awards Record of the Year For the song "Lose Yourself"
2004 Grammy Grammy Awards Song of the Year · Jeff Bass (Songwriter)
· Luis Resto (Songwriter)
2003 Golden Globe Golden Globes, USA Best Original Song - Motion Picture 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass (music)
· Luis Resto (music)
2003 CFCA Award Chicago Film Critics Association Awards Most Promising Performer 8 Mile (2002)
2003 MTV TRL Award MTV TRL Awards Sneak Attack Award
2003 OFCS Award Online Film Critics Society Awards Best Breakthrough Performance 8 Mile (2002)
2003 Golden Satellite Award Satellite Awards Best Original Song 8 Mile (2002) · Luis Resto
2003 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Movie Liplock 8 Mile (2002) · Brittany Murphy
2003 Teen Choice Award Teen Choice Awards Choice Crossover Artist (Music/Acting)
2003 World Soundtrack Award World Soundtrack Awards Best Original Song Written for a Film 8 Mile (2002) · Jeff Bass
· Luis Resto
2000 Grammy Grammy Awards Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group · Dr. Dre (featured artist)

2nd place awards

2nd place awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002 Golden Schmoes Golden Schmoes Awards Best Music in a Movie 8 Mile (2002) · Luis Resto

TitleSalary
8 Mile (2002) $3,000,000

#Quote
1 I remember once when I was 16 he came to my house, we were living on the east side of 8 mile, he came over with a brand new pair of shoes and he threw them at my feet and said 'Put those on', and I said 'why'? He said 'Because I'm tired of you wearing them dirty ass shoes'" His eulogy on the late Proof
2 I don't have to say anything to my fans about my music and try to explain it, because they get it, and that's why they are fans, do you know what I mean?
3 I think my first album opened a lot of doors for me to push the freedom of speech to the limit.
4 Infinite was me trying to figure out how I wanted my rap style to be, how I wanted to sound on the mic and present myself. It was a growing stage. I felt like Infinite was like a demo that just got pressed up.
5 (On his Oscar and why he didn't go to the show) "I'm thankful for it, I'm not ungrateful. I'm very grateful. I just don't choose to rub elbows with the whole Hollywood scene. It's not me. If there is just one award show you don't go to you gonna look ungrateful. Period. But me, I just don't like to go to places where I feel outta my element. And me sitting there with a bunch of movie stars and actors, I don't belong. I rap and do hip-hop, the music that I love. I'm about the music. The grammy's are about as far as I'm goin' go outside my element. It's still cool that I got it."
6 (On if he let's his daughter listen to his music) Yeah, I do. Not all of it I play for her. Some songs, got a lot of cussing, especially the one she's on. So I make her a clean version. 'Cause I protect my Child! Not yours! Rest of the kids I don't care about - buy my album, go murder, rape, pillage, kill!"
7 I don't like to give the sob story: growing up in a single-parent home, never knew my father, my mother never worked, and when friends came over I'd hide the welfare cheese. Yo, I failed ninth grade three times, but I don't think it was necessarily 'cause I'm stupid. I didn't go to school. I couldn't deal.
8 "If I said in one of my songs that my English teacher wanted to have sex with me in junior high, all I'm saying, is that I'm not gay, you know? People confuse the lyrics for me speaking my mind. I don't agree with that lifestyle, but if that lifestyle is for you, then it's your business." --On homosexuality.
9 Whoever likes my stuff, likes my stuff. But just know Slim Shady is hip hop. I grew up on hip hop, it's the music I love and it's the music I respect. I respect the culture...that's me.
10 I had this whole Slim Shady concept of being two different people, having two different sides of me. One of them I was trying to let go, and I looked at the mirror and smashed it. That was the whole intro of the Slim Shady EP. Slim Shady was coming to haunt me, was coming to haunt Eminem.
11 We just kept moving back and forth because my mother never had a job. We kept getting kicked out of every house we were in. I believe six months was the longest we ever lived in a house.
12 I don't like rap anyways, I'm just trying to get my porno career started.
13 I grew up listening to 2 Live Crew and NWA and I never went out and shot nobody.
14 Saving Private Ryan (1998) was probably the illest, sickest movie I've ever watched, and I didn't see anybody criticizing that one for violence.
15 Anybody with a sense of humour is going to put on my album and laugh from beginning to end.
16 I do say things that I think will shock people. But I don't do things to shock people. I'm not trying to be the next Tupac, but I don't know how long I'm going to be on this planet. So while I'm here, I might as well make the most of it.
17 I had nothing to lose, but something to gain. If I made an album for me and it was to my satisfaction, then I succeeded. If I didn't, then my producers were going to give up on the whole rap thing we were doing. I made some shit that I wanted to hear. The Slim Shady EP, I lashed out on everybody who talked shit about me.
18 It was an honour to hear the words out of Dre's mouth that he liked my shit. Growing up, I was one of the biggest fans of NWA, from putting on the sunglasses and looking in the mirror and lipsinking, to wanting to be Dr. Dre, to be Ice Cube. This is the biggest hip-hop producer ever.
19 I'm not alone in feeling the way I feel. I believe that a lot of people can relate to my shit--whether white, black, it doesn't matter. Everybody has been through some shit, whether it's drastic or not so drastic. Everybody gets to the point of 'I don't give a fuck'.
20 "When I was 9 years old, my uncle put me on to the Breakin' soundtrack. The first rap song I ever heard was Ice-T, 'Reckless.' From L.L. to the Fat Boys, and all that shit, I was fascinated. When L.L. first came out with 'I'm Bad', I wanted to do it, to rhyme. Standing in front of the mirror, I wanted to be like L.L." --On his influences.
21 There was a while when I was feeling like, 'Damn, if I'd just been born black, I would not have to go through all this'.
22 "Slim Shady is just the evil thoughts that come into my head. Things I shouldn't be thinking about. Not to be gimmicky, but people should be able to determine when I'm serious and when I'm fuckin around. That's why a lot of my songs are funny. I got a warped sense of humor I guess." --On his alter-ego, Slim Shady.
23 My father? I never knew him. Never even seen a picture of him.
24 I try not to look at it that way. Being white. I don't wake up every day and look in the mirror, 'Oh. I'm white'.
25 A bunch of girls, swinging from a nice chandelier, landing on top of me naked...while I lay in a pool of steaming hot water! --On his spring break fantasy
26 A lot of my rhymes are just to get chuckles out of people. Anybody with half a brain is going to be able to tell when I'm joking and when I'm serious.
27 "It doesn't exactly feel like a shock, but it's all new to me, and I'm taking it in as it comes." --On his rise to stardom.
28 You can't control who likes you. If I got Backstreet Boy fans what am I supposed to do? Turn them away? Whoever likes my stuff, likes my stuff but just know Slim Shady is hip hop, I grew up on hip hop, it's the music I love and it's the music I respect. I respect the culture...that's me
29 I get offended when people say, `So, being a white rapper...and growing up white...after being born white...' It's all I ever hear!
30 All my life I've been dealing with my race because of where I grew up [Detroit] and being in the rap game. I'm at a boiling point...Anybody who pulls the race card is getting it right back in their face.
31 "I would never fucking put them in a rhyme. I don't even want them wondering if I was trying to diss them. I got a lot of love for them. I grew up on that shit. The other rappers, whatever." --On Beastie Boys.
32 Sometimes I'm real cool, but sometimes I could be a real asshole. I think everyone is like that.
33 Never take ecstasy, beer, baccardi, weed, pepto bismol, vivarin, tums, tagamet hb, xanax, and valium in the same day. It makes it difficult to sleep at night.
34 I had too much NyQuil and Vivarin again. Lost my stomach all over the place.
35 Don't do drugs, don't have unprotected sex, don't be violent. Leave that to me.
36 "Some asshole kept throwing oranges and other fruit at me while I was onstage. Fucker had an arm like a major league pitcher..." --About one of his concerts.
37 My family has never been there for me. They expect things because we're blood. --On his family
38 There's a difference between realness and an act, and they're an act, and they know they're an act, and they even say they're an act, they even say they're cornballs, they admit it. --On Insane Clown Posse
39 Why is it so hard for people to believe that white people are poor?! I wouldn't say I lived in a ghetto, I'd say I lived in the 'hood. The same friends I had back then are the same people on tour with me now
40 At this point, I'm like "Come up with something new. I hate the same old questions. But it seems like "white" magazines such as Spin and Rolling Stone focus on my "whiteness" more than Black magazines" --On his colour
41 I don't want them once they turn 18 - On Britney Spears & Christina Aguilera.

#Trademark
1 Often portrays different characters on his albums (i.e. Slim Shady and Ken Kaniff)
2 Often wears Nike shoes
3 Rarely smiles
4 Dark and controversial lyrics
5 Often raps about his personal life, including his mother, ex-wife and his daughters
6 Bright blue eyes
7 Usually dyes hair Blonde
8 Spells "Eminem" with the second "e" backwards

Check Also

Ultrababyfat

Youth friends Shonali Bhowmik and Michelle Dubois met in age eight once the two were …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *