Eminem (born October 17, 1972 in St. Joseph, Missouri as Marshall Bruce Mathers III), also known as Slim Shady, is an American rapper and producer. He is Grammy and Academy Award winner and according to Billboard magazine of the most successful musicians of the 2000s. So are his albums The Eminem Show and The Marshall Mathers LP is the third-or siebentbestverkaufte album of the decade in the United States. Rolling Stone magazine, known for the lending of securities to successful musician, raised him in 2011 because of its benefits even "King of Hip-Hop." Eminem The name is derived from the pronunciation of his initials "M & M" (pronounced "M and M ',' M 'n' M", "Em (i) of NEM") and is often written EMINƎM. The rapper is the owner of the music label Shady Records and member of the hip-hop formations D12 and Bad Meets Evil.