|Net Worth in $||$230 million|
|Date of Birth||17 October, 1972|
|Place of Birth||Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States|
|Wife/Spouse Name||Kimberly Anne Scott (m. 1999, div. 2001, m. 2006, div. 2006)|
|Children||Hailie Jade, Whitney Scott Mathers, Alaina Marie Mathers|
|Profession||Actor, film producer, songwriter, author, rapper, lyricist, singer-songwriter, record producer|
|Latest Update||April 2020|
Introduction of Eminem
Marshall Bruce Mathers III is the real name of Eminem. He is popularly known as a rapper and record producer. If we list famous artists in the 21st century, Eminem is surely one of them. he pursued his career as a solo artist and also became a member of the hip hop group D12 which gained success after Eminem joined in. Bad meets Evil is the collective name of Eminem and his fellow rapper Royce da 5’9”. Eminem net worth is $230 million.
The release of The Slim Shady LP in 1999 made Eminem got fame as a rapper. Other releases by Eminem includes The Marshall Mathers LP, The Mrashall mathers LP 2, Lose Yourself, Recovery, Revival, Kamikaze and Music to Be Murdered By.
Early Life of Eminem
The famous American rapper was born on 17th October 1972. Eminem never came to know about his father, Marshall Mathers Jr. Although Eminem tried to get in touch with him in his childhood, unfortunately, he never responded. Eminem was brought up by his mother, Deborah. Because of his mother’s frequent job changes, they often switched between Missouri, his birthplace, and Detroit, Michigan.
As a result, Eminem used to study in different schools in his childhood which he never liked. Eminem’s songs reflect his feelings that he had for his mother. According to him, his mother used to abuse him physically and emotionally. Her mother also filed a case against him denying all accusations.
They settled the issue later on for $25,000. Eminem’s mother, Deborah, also released a book in which she presented her side of the story stating that she was never behind the abuses Eminem faced. Eminem was a drop-out student who couldn’t clear 9th grade and eventually was expelled.
Eminem always wanted to become a rapper. And so after dropping out of school, he started his career as a rapper at an early age of 14. He was not given much attention at the beginning and it took him quite a lot of time to make his name among famous rappers. He then decided to join some groups.
New Jack was the first group he joined. Later on, he joined Soul Intent. Afterwards, he joined a group D12 with Proof, another rapper, and they formed a group. But since Eminem was more interested to pursue a solo career of his own, he left that too. He became very famous after his first solo release Marshall Mathers LP and then he gave numerous albums which gained a lot of popularity.
Awards & Achievements
- Eminem’s song Lose Yourself won an Oscar award in the year 2003. It was indeed the biggest achievement as he was the first-ever rapper who won an Oscar.
- The Marshall Mathers LP was a very fast selling rap album that he gave. This success of his is also recorded in Guinness Book of World Records.
- Another achievement that Eminem added to his career is his movie, 8 miles, in which he acted himself. This movie made a total of $242,875,078 on box office.
- Eminem also won a BET Hip-Hop award as the best lyricist.
- His famous albums The Real Slim Shady and The Eminem Show also won a couple of awards in the year 2000 and 2002.
Eminem Net worth & Salary
According to the latest research made in 2020, Eminem net worth is $230 million. He is considered as ones of the high paid artists. Calculated annually, Eminem earns around $20 million a year. The high demand of this rapper and the famous hit raps he gave, has made him lie amongst the richest artists of today.
In today’s world, Eminem is known for his famous raps. Although he struggled a lot in his career, after giving The Marshall Mather LP, he got fame and succeeded in his career. With a net worth of $230 million, Eminem lies not only the list of famous rappers but also as an actor, songwriter, lyricist and filmmaker.