Eminem is one of America’s top musicians and hip-hop artists who feature in the list of those who have attracted attention from the U.S administration. Be his fun or not, at least once in the course of every person’s life, they have heard of the name Eminem. There are however minor details that he has not displayed to the public as he has with his talent. Below are four things you may not know about him.
His real name
Eminem’s real name is Marshall Bruce Mathers III and his parents were members of a band called Daddy Warbucks. His iconic stage name Eminem stems from the initials of his real name M&M, which he modified to be “Eminem”.
Been bullied and suffered a comma for one week
As a little boy aged nine, a bully harassed and left him in a comma for one week. This incidence in his life has since been a source of his inspiration in music to help victims in the same circumstance as his to overcome their situation.
Eminem went a long way in keeping his childhood ambition of becoming a comic book artist instead of a rapper. He has managed to bring fourth this detail about his life throughout his career using various animated threats like Dubya-baiting video and the series Slim Shady Show.
Close friendship with Elton John
Eminem and Elton John share a close and personal relationship. During the period when he suffered from pill addiction, Elton John came to his rescue to help him rehabilitate his life.