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Eminem is an American rapper, record producer and actor known as one of the most controversial and best-selling artists of the early 21st century.
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In 1997 at the Rap Olympics a mysterious fan approached Eminem and asked for his demo tape. This fan turned out to be an intern at Interscope records who would later get the tape into the hands of legendary rapper Dr. Dre.
Despite becoming a fixture in the Detroit music scene, Eminem’s recording career was off to a slow start. From this challenge the hip-hop alter ego Slim Shady was born.
After facing a rough childhood, teenager Marshall Mathers found a voice in the world of rap and hip-hop. Here he would also find his first real friend, a fellow rapper named Proof.
As a child, rapper Eminem faced a troubled family life and a transient one as he and his mother, Debbie Nelson, moved from place to place across the Midwest.
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On August 25, 2013, Eminem announced plans to release his eigth album, MMLP2, on November 5, 2013. The announcement for the album, formally titled The Marshall Mathers LP 2, was made during the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. Along with the album title and release date, Eminem leaked a snippet of the first single from his album, entitled "Berzerk."
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