Marshall Mathers Net Worth $170 Million
Eminem was born Marshall Mathers III, the multi-platinum rapper. Along with his solo career, Eminem is an associate of the group D12, together with one half of the hip hop duet Bad Meets Evil, alongside Royce da 5’9″. Eminem is the best selling artist of the 2000s in America. Rolling Stone magazine has rated him 82ndon its listing of The 100 Greatest Artists Ever.
Marshall’s focus towards hiphop was brought after hearing the album “Licensed to Ill” from the Beastie Boys. Between participating in freestyle rap battles and creating his own recreational performances in performances throughout his teen years, Marshall attained recognition and admiration in the neighborhood Detroit area hip hop arena. After dropping from high school at age 17, he joined Bassmint Productions, which was later renamed Soul Intent. By way of a record company called Web Entertainment, Eminem released his debut album “Infinite” in 1996. The record was an immediate commercial and critical success, earning Eminem a Grammy for the best rap record. 2000 and 2002 found the launches of The Marshall Mathers LP and The Eminem Show. Both records were tremendous successes commercially. The Marshall Mathers LP would go on to function as the quickest selling hip hop record ever. As of December 2013, Eminem has released eight studio albums and four compilation albums. As a solo artist he’s sold over 45 million records and 40 million digital downloads.