Marshall Mathers, better known as Eminem of Slim Shady, is a rapper from Detroit, Michigan. He has produced many platinum records, written songs in collaboration with other big name artists, and been featured in various films. Along with Royce da 5’9”, Eminem is a member D12 and half of the hip-hop duo, Bad Meets Evil. Eminem is one of the best selling artists of all time throughout the 2000s in the U.S. According to Rolling Stone’s list of The 100 Greatest Artists of All Time, Eminem weights in at the 83 position, calling him the King of Hip-Hop. Eminem has ten number one albums on the Billboard 200 Album Charts, including his work with D12 and Bad Meets Evil. In 2014, Eminem has tracked over 172 million album sales including physical albums and digital albums. Eminem’s debut album was released in 1996, titled Infinite. His breakout hit album was released in 1999, called The Slim Shady LP. This album won Eminem a Grammy Award for Best Rap Album and set Eminem up for a long career in making hip-hop hits. In 2000, Eminem released The Marshall Mathers LP, followed by The Eminem Show in 2002. Both of these albums were commercially successful and received plenty of radio air play, despite explicit lyrics. Both of these albums also won Grammy Awards for Best Rap Album, making Eminem the first artist to win three consecutive Grammy Awards for three consecutive albums. Eminem followed up these albums with his 2004 released, titled Encoure, which was also a great success. After a big tour in support of the album in 2005, Eminem went on a brief hiatus, finally returning to release Relapse in 2009 and the album Recovery in 2010, receiving yet another Grammy Award for both albums. His 2010 album, Recovery, was the best selling album worldwide in 2010. Eminem’s eighth studio album was titled The Marshall Mather’s LP 2, released in 2013, which won two Grammy Awards including Best Rap Album. Eminem is has won the most Grammy Awards of any rapper. Along with manager Paul Rosenberg, Eminem started his own record label, Shady Records. Eminem also has his own channel on Sirius XM. Eminem won an Academy Award for Best Song on his featured film, 8 Mile for the song “Lose Yourself”. Don’t miss your chance to get tickets to see Eminem live in concert when he comes to your hometown. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for Eminem Tickets.
Eminem The Rapture Tour
In 2014, Eminem embarked upon The Rapture Tour in support of his 2013 studio album, The Marhsall Mathers LP 2. During Eminem’s Rapture Tour in 2014, he performed all of his hit songs for his multiple Grammy Award winning albums. Eminem was accompanied by special guests Kendrick Lamar, J Cole and Action Bronson. Eminem also co-headlined The Monster Tour in 2014 with Rhianna. Both tours sold out stadium and arenas in cities all around the world.