Eminem who is officially known as Marshall Bruce Mathers III works as a songwriter, actor, and rapper. This American star is also involved in record production. Marshall popularity grew in the 2000s when he became the best-selling artist in America. His music career has also boosted his fame since he has managed to get 10 of his albums at the top Billboard 200 and 5 of his singles in the top at the Billboard 100. Read on as we unveil how much is Eminem’s Net Worth as of 2018.
Marshall Bruce Mathers III was born in 1972, 17th October. He was born in St. Joseph, Missouri, United States of America. He is popularly known as Eminem and Double M. His father and mother are Marshall Bruce Mathers Jr and Deborah Dee Nelson. Deborah almost died when giving birth. His parents were formerly in a band, Daddy Warbucks. His father Bruce left them and moved to California where he became a father to two other kids. The kids are Sarah and Michael. Debbie also gave birth to another son Nathan Kane Samara.
During his teenage life, things were hard for him, and he tried to get in touch with his father by writing letters, but his father showed no interest. He attended Lincoln High School where he dropped out at a young age of 17 years.
Marshall Mathers married Kimberly Anne Scott. The couple has a daughter, Hailie. They married in 1999 and divorced in 2001. She also has the custody of Alaina, Whitney and his half-brother Nathan.
Eminem’s Career kicked off at a very young age when he and his friend Mike Ruby sneaked into Osborn High School for rapping contest. As his music career grew, Marshall was recruited by various band groups such as New Jacks, Soul Intent, The Dirty Dozen. After exploring in the different bands, Eminem made a deal with the FBT Productions where he recorded his album, Infinite. This album was a complete mess and recorded total failure. One of his shortcomings when making the album was his daughter Hailie who was a newborn. Marshall gained public attention when he founded Slim Shady where he expressed his hidden anger about rape, drugs, and murder.
He recorded and released Slim Shady EP which explained the modern problems people faced using lyrics. In 1997, he competed in a raping contest where he was at the second position. Jimmy Lovine got a copy of Slim Shady and presented to Dr. Dre. That was a significant breakthrough for Eminem since Dr. Dre was impressed. In 1999, he released one of the best-selling album of the time. The album was criticized by many, but this did not pull him down. Marshall has made many friends and enemies in the music business. He has released hit albums and singles where they have appeared in Billboard top songs. He is also the first white American rapper who has recorded great success in both the past and recent years.
Eminem has won a total of 627 awards in the 712 nominations. Some of these awards include 17 Billboard Music Awards, 15 Grammy awards, 10 World Music Awards, 8 American Music Awards, 12 MTV Video Music Awards, 16 MTV Europe Music Awards and others. The awards have boosted Marshall Mathers Net Worth.
Net Worth of Eminem
Eminem has an estimated net worth of about $210 million. This wealth has been earned by his different occupations such as record producing, acting, rapping, and songwriting. He has also released hit singles and albums. Eminem’s Net Worth has been earned through hard work and dedication.
Behind every successful person, there is a story. That is the main lesson we have all learn from the life of Eminem. This American artist kicked off small but has struggled himself to the top and achieved so much.