Marshall Bruce Mathers III


  • Born on October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri .
  • He's an American rapper, record producer, song writer and actor.
  • His alter ego is Slim Shady.
  • He's one of the world's best-selling music artists and is the best-selling artist of the 2000s.


Awards and nominations

  • Eminem has thirteen Grammy Awards.
  • He has been praised for having "verbal energy", high quality of lyricism and has been ranked number nine on MTV's list of The Greatest MCs of All Time.
  • In 2003, he was listed as number thirteen on MTV's 22 Greatest Voices in Music and number 82 on Rolling Stone's "The Immortals".
  • In 2008, the readers of Vibe Magazine voted him "The Best Rapper Alive". He was also named "Best Rapper Ever" in a poll conducted by music fans on the Vibe website.