Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known by his primary stage name Eminem, or by his alter ego Slim Shady, is an American rapper
Debbie Nelson is her mother. My Son Marshall, My Son Eminem is a tell-all book by her in which she rubbished her son's claims in his songs that he had a very difficult childhood.
In July 2010, he revealed that he couldnt concentrate during his first visit to a rehabilitation centre as he was constantly pestered by fans for autographs.
Other Personal Information
- In June 2010, he has offered his full support for same-sex marriage in his home state of Michigan.
In November 09, Eminem is set to star in a 3D hip-hop horror movie.
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Tallwave Celebrates High Tide Startup Competition Finalists and Announces Program Expansion to Address Unique Needs of Entrepreneurs
At a VIP event hosted by Ernst & Young, and keynoted by Craig Barrett, retired chairman and CEO of Intel and Wayne McVicker, author of best-selling book "Starting Something," Tallwave celebrated the six finalists of its inaugural "High Tide" startup competition, and announced the program's expansion.
Paramore Debuts at #1 on SoundScan/Billboard 200 With Critically Acclaimed Self-Titled New Album, While Also Topping Charts in Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, and the United Kingdom; World Tour Gets Underway April 25th in Houston; "Still Into You" Lighting Up Radio and TV
"PARAMORE," the acclaimed new album from Fueled By Ramen recording group Paramore, has exploded to the top of the SoundScan/Billboard 200 after its first week in release. The album's phenomenal success represents the GRAMMY® Award-nominated band's first #1 album to date, with sales of 106,422 and counting.
High-Impact, Early-Stage Arizona Entrepreneurs Selected as Semi-Finalists of Tallwave's First "High Tide" Startup Competition
Catalyzing its mission to develop and commercialize new ventures at a scale never before seen in Arizona, Tallwave, the Southwest's premier lean business accelerator and venture management firm, today announced semi-finalists of its first ever biannual "High Tide" startup competition.
Cracker to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Friday, February 15
Four Winds® Casinos, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that Cracker will play at its Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Friday, February 15. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. and the concert will start at 9 p.m. Tickets can be purchased beginning on Saturday, December 22 at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through the Ticketmaster® Web site, www.ticketmaster
THE Prince Tribute Show Purple Reign to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on New Year's Eve
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that THE Prince Tribute Show, Purple Reign, will perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on New Year's Eve, Monday, December 31, at 9 p.m. Eastern. Tickets can be purchased beginning on Sunday, November 11 at 8 a.m. Eastern, exclusively at the Rock Shop® at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds
fun. Unveil 2013 Tour Plans; U.S. Trek Gets Underway January 23rd in St. Paul; Presale Begins Wednesday, October 24th, With General On Sale Set for Friday, October 26th; Tour Highlights Include Sold Out Homecoming Show at New York's Famed Radio City Music Hall; NYC-Based Band to Musical Guest on NBC
fun. has announced full details of their first U.S. tour of 2013. The trek gets underway January 23rd at St. Paul, Minnesota's Roy Wilkins Auditorium and then continues through a February 16th date at Nashville's legendary Ryman Auditorium (see below itinerary)
Stadiumred to Attend the 2012 Amsterdam Dance Event & Give Away US$20,000 in Mastering Services
Grammy Award-Winning Entertainment Company, Stadiumred announces a US$20,000 Mastering Services give away in conjunction with its participation at the 2012 Amsterdam Dance Event. The company will make these services available to all registered ADE delegates on a first come, first served basis
Duck Tape(R) and Bravado Catch "Bieber Fever"
What could possibly be next for teen sensation Justin Bieber? He's conquered the music world with a number one album, concert tours that sell out in minutes and even a world record for the most watched music video on YouTube®. His film "Never Say Never" hit it big at the box office, and he has millions of devoted Facebook® fans and Twitter® followers
Sir John Hegarty Takes On Jury President Role at Eurobest
Eurobest, Europe's premier and largest creative communications festival, is delighted to announce that advertising legend Sir John Hegarty, Founder - Creative of Bartle Bogle Hegarty (BBH), will chair the Film, Print, Print & Poster Craft and Integrated juries
Grand Opening Celebration for Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds to Take Place on Friday, September 7
Four Winds® Casinos, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, are excited to announce that the grand opening of Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds will take place on Friday, September 7. The celebration will kick-off at 6 p.m
fun. Receives Prestigious Pair of MTV Video Music Awards Nominations as "Some Nights" Makes History by Topping Alternative Airplay Charts Nationwide; Epic Live Schedule Kicks Off Tomorrow in Philadelphia, Encompassing Headline Tour and Festival Dates; Multiple TV Appearances Also Slated for August,
fun. continues to own 2012 with the announcement of two 2012 MTV Video Music Awards nominations. The band scored a prestigious "Best New Artist" nod, while their record-breaking #1 hit, "We Are Young (Feat. Janelle Monáe)," was named in the "Best Pop Video" category. Fans are invited to vote for fun. at www.mtv.com/ontv/vma/2012/categories.jhtml
Matchbox Twenty Reveal "She's So Mean"; New Video to Debut Today on YouTube; "She's So Mean" Heralds Multi-Platinum Superstars' First All-New Collection in a Decade; "NORTH" Arrives Everywhere on September 4th
Emblem/Atlantic recording group Matchbox Twenty has announced the world premiere of the companion video to their electrifying new single, "She's So Mean." The clip -- directed by Rich Lee (Eminem, Norah Jones, will.i.am) -- debuts today Monday, July 30th at 1pm EDT/10 am PDT on the music home page of YouTube www.youtube.com/music.
fun. Unveils Epic Schedule, Including Worldwide Headline Shows and Festival Sets; Wide Array of TV Performances Kick Off Sunday, June 3rd With 2012 MTV Movie Awards; MTV to Debut Eagerly Awaited "Some Nights" Video on Monday, June 4th at 3:55 PM ET
fun. has announced details of their very busy summer schedule, including sold out headline shows, high profile TV appearances, and the arrival of a new single/video from their breakthrough Fueled By Ramen debut, "SOME NIGHTS."
Regina Spektor to Release What We Saw From The Cheap Seats Late Spring on Sire/Warner Bros. Records
"Ms. Spektor can write pop songs when she wants to. But pop is far from the only thing she wants." - The New York Times"A singular songwriting voice that spans genres and personas with grace and apparent ease." - NPR MusicThe much-anticipated new studio album from Regina Spektor, What We Saw From The Cheap Seats, is set for release on Sire/Warner Bros
Eric Hutchinson Announces Headline Tour in Support of Upcoming Album, Moving Up Living Down, Set for April 17th Release
Warner Bros. Records recording artist Eric Hutchinson will celebrate the April 17th release of his latest album, Moving Up Living Down, by hitting the road. Hutchinson's North American headlining tour will kick off that evening at Denver's Bluebird Theatre and will also include shows at Highline Ballroom in New York City (May 2) and at Los Angeles' legendary Troubadour (May 19)
Cinedigm to Present NO ROOM FOR ROCKSTARS as One Night Theatrical Event on March 1, 2012
Cinedigm Entertainment Group, a division of Cinedigm Digital Cinema Corp. (NASDAQ: CIDM), announced today that it will release NO ROOM FOR ROCKSTARS in select theaters across the country in an exclusive engagement on Thursday, March 1, 2012
Eric Hutchinson's Moving Up Living Down Scheduled for April 17th Release
Moving Up Living Down, the new album from Warner Bros. Records artist Eric Hutchinson, will be released on April 17th. It's the follow-up to his debut album, Sounds Like This, which entered Billboard's Heatseekers chart at No. 1 and contained the RIAA-certified Gold single, "Rock & Roll," which was a No. 1 hit at AAA radio.
Eminem the first person to reach 60 million fans on Facebook
Eminem and Rihanna leads list of Facebook fans
UK farmers play rock music to help livestock 'chill out'
Far from enjoying the quiet countryside, what farmyard animals really want to hear is a good rock song from the likes of Aerosmith and Bon Jovi, a survey has revealed.
Nicki Minaj wants parents to protect kids from her explicit albums
Nicki Minaj, who is known for swearing in her songs, has urged parents to protect their children from the explicit lyrics on her albums.
RiRi most downloaded artist of all time
Rihanna has become the most downloaded artist in history with her songs becoming huge hits.
Katy Perry wins most prizes at People's Choice Awards despite absence
Katy Perry claimed a lot of trophies at the People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles, despite her absence at the prize ceremony.
Rihanna named biggest selling digital artist of all time
Rihanna is the biggest selling digital artist of all time, according to a new report from Nielsen SoundScan.
Eminem fans demand refund for 'atrocious' Sydney concert
Hundreds of angry Eminem fans demanded their concert money returned as both the Sydney concerts of the rapper were allegedly marred by 'atrocious' sound issues.
Lil Wayne cancels Oz gigs due to 'scheduling conflict'
Rapper Lil Wayne has cancelled his previously announced three shows in Australia due to 'scheduling conflict'.
Harry Potter at top for 'People's Choice' nominations
With more than nine nominations, 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2', is leading for the 'People's Choice Awards 2012'.
Ludacris denies being approached by Beiber to pen down lyrics
Ludacris has denied rumours that Justin Beiber approached him to pen down lyrics for 'Cypher flow', to enable him to get a spot in a group freestyle performance at the Bet Hip-Hop Awards.
Eminem's 'Southpaw' given green light for production
Rapper Eminem's boxing movie 'Southpaw' has received a go ahead, two months after DreamWorks film bosses put the project on hold.
Eminem calls first rehab stint 'nightmare'
Rapper Eminem has revealed that his first rehab stint was a failure as he spent much of his time trying to protect his belongings from opportunist fellow patients.
Eminem says drugs wiped out five years of his life
Rapper Eminem has admitted that he lost five years of his life due to his addiction to prescription drugs.
Beyonce's 'Crazy in Love' tops VH1's Greatest Song of the 2000s poll
R andB queen Beyonce Knowles' 'Crazy in Love' has been voted the 'Greatest Song of the 2000s' in a new poll conducted by VH1.
Lady Gaga bags 1st 2011 MTV Video Music Awards honour
Lady Gaga has been felicitated with the first 2011 MTV Video Music Awards honour for her smash-hit 'Born This Way'.
Rapper Eminem could threaten Becks debut in Melbourne
Soccer club Melbourne Victory is concerned over what the state of the Etihad Stadium surface will be after thousands of fans flood the venue to hear rapper Eminem.