Marshal Mathers III (Eminem)

Sleeping Pills Addiction

Hip-Hop Artist

Eminem was ranked 82nd in rolling stones Top 100 artist of all time. He was also the best selling artist of the 2000's in the United States. He has sold 45.1 millions albums and 42 million tracks. He appeared as the main actor in the hip-hop film 8 Mile, and also won the Academy Award for Best Original Song with 'Lose Yourself'

His Work

He achieved mainstream popularity when his album "The Slim Shady LP" dropped in 1999. This almun included tracks such as: Rock Bottom, Role Model, Brain Damage, Guilty Conscience, and My Name Is.

Negative effects

Eminems use of sleeping pills and pain killers nearly caused this great artist to die. However eminem came from the bottom after his addiction releasing two albums known as 'Relapse' and 'Recovery'.
8 Mile Final Rap Battle (Clean)
Eminem - Beautiful

The Drugs He Abused

Eminem has been quoted to have been taking up to 60 valium, and 30 vicadin a day. In 2007 he nearly died he he had an overdose of methadone. Valium is used to treat seizures and anxiety. Vicadin is used to treat mild and severe pain. Methadone is also a pain kill but its effects last much longer; also, it's only available in some pharmacies.