By: Dennis Abram

Who is he

Eminem is a rapper. People consider Eminem to be one of the best rappers in the world. Eminem's real name is Marshall Mather's III. Marshall was born in Detroit. Marshall was inspired to rap by his uncle, who was 4 months older than him.

His life

Eminem was born in 1972 in Detroit. His dad left him at a very young age. Growing up he moved around a lot because he was very poor. As a child Eminem was bullied a lot. At one point Eminem was put in a coma for 10 days. Eminem says as a child he was abused by his mother. Eminem was inspired to rap by his uncle who was 4 months older than him. Eminem had a child with his girlfriend Kimberly Scott in 1995. Eminem was discovered by Dr. Dre in 1997. After discovered, Dr. Dre got him signed to Inter Scope records in 1997. Eminem got divorced to his wife Kimberly in 2001. In 2006 Eminem remarries Kimberly. 2 weeks later Eminem and Kimberly got divorced again.
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