With sales of 45,160,000 albums and 31 million digital singles, the rapper, record producer, songwriter and actor Eminem is one of the best selling artists of the early 21st century. After his debut album Infinite was released in 1996, three of his following albums won Grammy Award, making him the first artist to win 3 consecutive awards for the Best Rap Album.BEFORE FAME
Eminem had a difficult childhood. He was raised by the single mother Deborah Rae Nelson. As a child, he wanted to become a comic book artist rather than a rapper. Since his debut, he has joined several rap bands namely Soul Intent and D12.RELATED TO
He was first married to the high school girlfriend
1999-2-23 Hip Hop artist Eminem releases his first major record album 'The Slim Shady LP' (Grammy 2000 - Rap album)
2000-5-23 Eminem releases 3rd studio album 'The Marshall Mathers LP', is fastest ever selling studio album (Grammy - Best Rap Album 2001)
2000-6-29 Eminem's mother goes to court claiming defamation of character in a $10 million civil suit, after taking exception to the line "My mother smokes more dope than I do" from her son's single 'My Name Is'
2000-9-7 17th MTV Video Music Awards: Eminem & Aaliyah win
2002-8-29 19th MTV Video Music Awards: Eminem & Pink win
2002-11-13 Eminem releases single 'Lose Yourself' from soundtrack of 8 Mile, 1st rap song to win Academy Award Best Original Song
2003-1-13 30th American Music Awards: Sheryl Crow & Eminem win
2011-5-22 19th Billboard Music Awards: Eminem, Recovery win
Rapper Eminem were born on Tuesday, in a leap year, birthstone is Opal, the seaon was Fall in the Chinese year of Rat, it is 289 days until Eminem next birthday.