Eminem: I Find It Hard To Date Women. Eminem, who twice married former wife Kim Mathers, Right now, that works for me.". Apr 13, · If there’s one song that encapsulates RiRi and Chris Brown‘s relationship, it would be Eminem’s “Love The Way You Lie.” When Rihanna and Chris. NO, but i wish he could be dating Rhianna, Matt Kemp (her boyfriend now,Ugh) is so ugly cause he has wrinkles:[ they would cute togeher.
Eminem Discusses His Dating Life & ‘Trust Issues’When her son became famous, Debbie was unimpressed by suggestions that she was a less-than-ideal mother, contending that she sheltered him and was responsible for his success. Archived from the original on December 17, Parents 'fly from India to Florida to beat their son's Joy McAvoy Joy McAvoy and Eminem had an encounter on 25th Aug The first two concerts quickly sold out, prompting an additional show in each city. Eminem also has legal custody of his younger half-brother Nate Kane.
Eminem is the best-selling artist of the s in the United States. Throughout his career, he has had 10 number-one albums on the Billboard and five number-one singles on the Billboard Hot With US sales of They were followed by Encore in , another critical and commercial success. Eminem went on hiatus after touring in , releasing Relapse in and Recovery in Both won Grammy Awards and Recovery was the best-selling album of worldwide, the second time he had the international best-selling album of the year after The Eminem Show.
In addition to his solo career, Eminem is an original member of the Midwest hip hop groups Soul Intent and D He is also known for his collaborations with fellow Detroit-based rapper Royce da 5'9" ; the two are collectively known as Bad Meets Evil. Eminem has developed other ventures, including Shady Records , with manager Paul Rosenberg , which helped launch the careers of artists such as 50 Cent. In November , he starred in the hip hop film 8 Mile , which won the Academy Award for Best Original Song , for " Lose Yourself ", becoming the first rap artist to win the award.
Bruce left the family, moving to California  and having two other children: Michael and Sarah born c. In Missouri, they lived in several places, including St. Joseph, Savannah , and Kansas City. As a teenager, Eminem wrote letters to his father; according to Debbie, all came back marked "return to sender". One bully, De'Angelo Bailey, severely injured Eminem's head mentioned in his song "Brain Damage" ; Debbie filed a lawsuit against the school in , which was dismissed the following year.
When Polkinghorn committed suicide in , Eminem stopped speaking for days and did not attend his funeral. Eminem's home life was seldom stable; he frequently fought with his mother, whom a social worker described as having a "very suspicious, almost paranoid personality".
When her son became famous, Debbie was unimpressed by suggestions that she was a less-than-ideal mother, contending that she sheltered him and was responsible for his success. In , Debbie allowed runaway Kimberly Ann "Kim" Scott to stay at their home; several years later, Eminem began an on-and-off relationship with Scott. Although he was interested in English , he never explored literature preferring comic books and disliked math and social studies.
When she left to play bingo, he would blast the stereo and write songs. As Eminem's reputation grew, he was recruited by several rap groups; the first was the New Jacks.
After they disbanded he joined Soul Intent , who released a single on their self-titled EP featuring Proof. The case was dismissed when the victim did not appear in court. During this period, Eminem's rhyming style, primarily inspired by rappers Nas , Esham and AZ , lacked the comically violent slant for which he later became known.
I had, like, forty dollars to get her something. Eminem attracted more attention when he developed Slim Shady , a sadistic, violent alter ego. The character allowed him to express his anger with lyrics about drugs, rape, and murder. After he was evicted from his home, Eminem went to Los Angeles to compete in the Rap Olympics , an annual, nationwide battle rap competition.
Iovine played the tape for record producer Dr. Dre , founder of Aftermath Entertainment and founding member of hip-hop group N. Dre recalled, "In my entire career in the music industry, I have never found anything from a demo tape or a CD. When Jimmy played this, I said, 'Find him. A as a teenager, and was nervous about working with him on an album: I'm just a little white boy from Detroit. I had never seen stars, let alone Dr.
Although it was one of the year's most popular albums certified triple platinum by the end of the year ,  he was accused of imitating the style and subject matter of underground rapper Cage. It sold 1,, copies in its first week, breaking US records held by Snoop Dogg 's Doggystyle for fastest-selling hip hop album and Britney Spears ' Baby One More Time for fastest-selling solo album.
Although Eminem parodied shock rocker Marilyn Manson in the music video for "My Name Is", they are reportedly on good terms; Manson is mentioned in "The Way I Am", appeared in its music video and has performed a live remix of the song with Eminem.
Eminem, under fire for homophobic lyrics, shared the stage with a gay icon for a performance of "Stan" that would have been memorable in any context. The Eminem Show was released in May It was another success, reaching number one on the charts and selling over 1. Encore , released in , was another success.
Its sales were partially driven by the first single, " Just Lose It ", which contained slurs about Michael Jackson. On October 12, , a week after the release of "Just Lose It", Jackson phoned the Los Angeles-based Steve Harvey radio show to report his displeasure with its video which parodies Jackson's child molestation trial, plastic surgery and the incident when Jackson's hair caught fire during the filming of a commercial.
Many of Jackson's friends and supporters spoke out against the video, including Stevie Wonder who described it as "kicking a man while he's down" and "bullshit"  and Steve Harvey who said, "Eminem has lost his ghetto pass. We want the pass back". So the irony of this situation with Michael is not lost on me. Despite its lead single's humorous theme, Encore explored serious subject matter with the anti-war song " Mosh ". The song criticized President George W.
Bush as "This weapon of mass destruction that we call our president", with lyrics including "Fuck Bush". When they break in, it is learned that they are there to register to vote; the video ends with "VOTE Tuesday November 2". After Bush's reelection, the video's ending was changed to Eminem and the protesters invading the White House during a speech by the president.
In , industry insiders speculated that Eminem was considering ending his rapping career after six years and several Multi-Platinum albums. Rumors began early in the year about a double album to be released late that year, entitled The Funeral ;  the greatest hits album , entitled Curtain Call: The Hits , was released in December.
In July the Detroit Free Press reported a possible final bow for Eminem as a solo performer, quoting members of his inner circle as saying that he would embrace the roles of producer and label executive. The day of Curtain Call: Denying that he was retiring, he suggested he would take a break as an artist: This is the reason that we called it 'Curtain Call', because this could be the final thing.
The Re-Up on Shady Records. In August he canceled the European leg of the tour, later announcing that he had entered drug rehabilitation for treatment of a "dependency on sleep medication". The Hits was released December 6, by Aftermath Entertainment. In September , Eminem called New York radio station WQHT during an interview with 50 Cent, saying that he was "in limbo" and "debating" about when or if he would release another album: It feels good right now, the energy of the label.
For a while, I didn't want to go back to the studio I went through some personal things. I'm coming out of those personal things [and] it feels good.
Eminem appeared on his Shade 45 Sirius channel in September , saying: You know, the more I keep producing the better it seems like I get 'cause I just start knowing stuff. Dre will end up producing the majority of the tracks on 'Relapse'.
We are up to our old mischievous ways According to a March 5, press release, Eminem would release two new albums that year. Relapse , the first, was released on May 19; its first single and music video, " We Made You ", had been released on April 7. Relapse was named one of the top albums of , and has sold more than five million copies worldwide.
He landed buttocks-first on Eminem, who stormed out of the ceremony; three days later, the rapper said that the stunt had been staged.
On November 19, he announced on his website that Relapse: Refill would be released on December The album was a re-release of Relapse with seven bonus tracks, including " Forever " and "Taking My Ball". Eminem described the CD:. I want to deliver more material for the fans this year like I originally planned Hopefully these tracks on The Refill will tide the fans over until we put out Relapse 2 next year I got back in with Dre and then a few more producers, including Just Blaze, and went in a completely different direction which made me start from scratch.
The new tracks started to sound very different than the tracks I originally intended to be on Relapse 2 , but I still want the other stuff to be heard. On April 14, , Eminem tweeted: Although his followers thought he was not releasing an album, he had changed its title to Recovery and confirmed this by tweeting "RECOVERY" with a link to his website. According to the rapper:. I had originally planned for Relapse 2 to come out last year.
But as I kept recording and working with new producers, the idea of a sequel to Relapse started to make less and less sense to me, and I wanted to make a completely new album. The music on Recovery came out very different from Relapse , and I think it deserves its own title. His seventh album was released on June Recovery remained atop the Billboard chart for five consecutive weeks of a seven-week total.
Billboard reported that it was the bestselling album of , making Eminem the first artist in Nielsen SoundScan history with two year-end bestselling albums. As of November 21, [update] , the album had US sales of three million copies. B and Keyshia Cole. Later that year, he performed at the Activison E3 concert. The first two concerts quickly sold out, prompting an additional show in each city.