Rapper Eminem who also goes by his given made Marshall Mathers has come a long way from being a poor boy growing u on the stress of Detroit. There are no more trailer parks or public housing for this rapper. He is now worth around 190 million dollars from his career as a rapper, producer, songwriter, actor, and film producer.
Eminem Net Worth - $190 Million
Birth Name - Marshall Bruce Mathers III
Date of birth - October 17, 1972
Zodiac Sign - Libra
Birth Place - Detroit, Michigan, U.S.
Nationality - American
Height - 5′ 8″
Profession - Record producer, Singer-songwriter, Lyricist, Film producer, Author, Rapper, Actor, Songwriter
Eminem grew up with a single mother and never knew his father. At a young age he came interested in rap music and started freestyle rap battles. While he did not make any money off of his music and many people laughed at him Eminem did not give up. He continued to rap and soon got respect on the hip hop music scene of Detroit. He was even signed to Soul Intent records and released some music while working minimum wage jobs. He related the CD named Infinite and later the Slim Shay EP.
This EP got the attention of famed rapper Dr. Dre in California. He signed Eminem to a major record able and helped him release the Slim Shady LP. This album was an instant hit with fans and before he knew what happened Eminem was famous. He followed up this cd with the Marshall Mathers LP which was another commercial success. It even earned the title of the fastest selling hip hop album in history. That same year Eminem won an Academy Award for Best Original Song and was named Artist of the Decade. He has sold over 45 million records and has over 40 million downloads of his music on the internet.
In addition to working in the music industry Eminem has appeared in several movies. He started in the movie Eight Mile which was based loosely off his life. This movie was a hit with fans and brought in a lot of money. The soundtrack also did well. This was one of the top songs in the world as well.
Eminem is also credited with signing up and coming rappers in the music industry. He is credited for signing rapper 50 Cent and helping his rise to fame. He also heads Shady Records and is a member of the rap group D12 which also did well with album sales. In addition to writing and producing his own music he provides these services to other artists in the music industry as well.
In addition to the entertainment industry Eminem has his own clothing line Shady which fans cannot get enough of. In addition to purchasing his clothing they go to see him whenever he is on tour which earns him even more money.
Eminem has come a long way from his days as a child. His shocking music may not be approved by all but he did what he intended to go. He got the attention he needed as well as a strong fan base. Fans were purchasing his music just to see what he would say next. Many people say that is one of the reasons why he sold so many records and made so much money.