He's one of the best selling artists of all time with over 220 million record sales worldwide. Not to mention, the rapper recently settled the debate on whether anything rhymes with orange.
Although he's been producing music since 1988, Eminem didn't really start getting famous until the late 1990s. 'My Name Is', which became the rapper's first Billboard Hot 100 single in 1999, is the song that really launched his career.
Eminem has collaborated with countless other big names in the business over the decades, as well as being a member of the band D12 and part of the duo Bad Meets Evil with Royce da 5'9″. 'Love the Way you Lie' (2010) featuring Rihanna is one of his top-three most successful songs.
How many songs has Eminem made?
Eminem has made a total of 289 songs, according to Spin. His most recent album, Music to be Murdered By was released in January 2020.
How old is Eminem?
Eminem, aka Marshall Bruce Mathers III, was born on 17th October 1972 in Missouri, USA, which makes him 49-years-old in October 2021.
Eminem's daughter and ex-wife
Eminem has one biological daughter, Hailie, with ex-wife Kim Scott. She was born on Christmas Day in 1995.
Eminem also has two adoptive daughters: Whitney Scot Mathers, born 2002 to Kim Scott and another man she was in a relationship with, and Alaina Marie Mathers, born 1993, who is his sister-in-law's daughter and again, he has custody of her.
Eminem's net worth 2021 - is he a billionaire?
Eminem is not a billionaire. He has a net worth of $230 million (£166,068,050) in 2021. That's according to Slice, which has ranked the top 20 richest rappers worldwide.
Who is the richest rapper in the world in 2021?
According to Slice, Kanye West is officially the richest rapper in the world in 2021, with a net worth of $1.3 billion (£938,658,500).
Eminem comes in as the fifth richest rapper.
Top 10 richest rappers in the world in 2021
Slice has listed the top ten richest rappers in the world as follows:
- Kanye West (Net worth: $1.3 billion)
- Jay-Z (Net worth: $1 billion)
- Sean Combs (Net worth: $900 million)
- Dr. Dre (Net worth: $780 million)
- Eminem (Net worth: $230 million)
- Pharrell Williams (Net worth: $200 million)
- Master P (Net worth: $200 million)
- Drake (Net worth: $180 million)
- Usher (Net worth: $180 million)
- Ice Cube (Net worth: $160 million)
Eminem recently sold his big Michigan mansion for half of what he bought it for. Why? Find out here.