The Slim Shady LP

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  • Essay about Homophobic, I Think Not

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    sense the release of his first album The Slim Shady LP in 1999 or the more predominate album under fire The Marshall Mathers LP released in 2000, and Encore in 2005 Eminem has been fighting off critics and gay and lesbian right activists because of his "lyrical content." People say that he is a homophobic gay basher with no respect for women. Encore is another brilliant work from eninem but the album that started the most controversy was The Marshall Mather LP. Eminem gave his foes plenty of ammunition

  • Research Paper On Eminem

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    sold worldwide. Eminem was known as “The king of rap”, as he was said to be a major influence on rap history, bringing a unique rapping technique that people have not heard of it before. In 1999, Eminem published his first successful album “The Slim Shady LP” under Interscope Records and Dr.Dre’s Aftermath entertainment. Eminem’s latest

  • Marshall Bruce Mathers III

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    Entertainment and subsequently achieved mainstream popularity in 1999 with The Slim Shady LP, which earned him his first Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. His next two releases, 2000's The Marshall Mathers LP and 2002's The Eminem Show, were worldwide successes, with each being certified diamond in U.S. sales, and both winning Best Rap Album Grammy Awards—making Eminem the first artist to win the award for three consecutive LPs. They were followed by Encore in 2004, another critical and commercial success

  • Eminem: Don T Do Drugs

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    Don't do drugs. That is a quote from the famous rapper eminem. Today I'm gonna tell you some more about. Marshall Mathers the 3rd other wise known as eminem, and slim shady. Was born in Detroit, Michigan. As a kid he lived with his mom because his dad walked out when he was a baby. He also lived with his step brother. Eminem has always been close to the two of his uncle's. His oldest uncle Scott Nelson was Eminem's father figure, as Eminem would play with him and call him dad. Eminem's second uncle

  • Eminem

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    About Dre" and "What's the Difference" from Dr. Dre's album 2001, "Bitch Please II" from the Marshall Mathers LP, "Say What You Say" from The Eminem Show and "Encore/Curtains Down" from Encore. The Marshall Mathers LP was released in May 2000, and quickly sold two million copies. It was Eminem's fastest selling album to date.[16] The first single released from the album, "The Real Slim Shady", was a success and created some buzz by insulting celebrities and making dubious claims about them; he implies

  • Why Be a King When You Could Be a God?

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    – being your strength when you’re weak. And for me, I’m talking about Marshall Mathers (AKA Eminem, Slim Shady). All I can do is try to explain the significance he has to me, to thank him, to pay homage, but there’s no way that I could ever give him a gift like he gave me – and that’s worth talking about. It was Christmas Eve of 2000: my nine year-old brother was given The Marshall Mathers LP from our uncle. I remember everyone looking around the room – almost completely silent due to the surprise

  • Marshall Mathers Essay

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    They immediately hit it off and his first album on Aftermath, The Slim Shady LP, hit stores in early 1999. With the multi-platinum single, “My Name Is”, The Slim Shady LP went triple platinum. This was the beginning of a new era in rap, a rap revolution started by the high school dropout, Eminem. A lab rat, Em went right back to work on his next album. His hunger for success was now at an all-time high. The Marshall Mathers LP blew up from day one and debuted number 1 on the Billboard Charts

  • Eminem Biography Essay

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    failed to gain attention and didn’t make a profit. One year later, he released the album The Slim Shady EP and soon would be discovered by Dr. Dre himself. Marshall traveled to L.A. and was the runner up of the 1997 rap Olympics. Later, Dr. Dre listened to Marshall’s cassette tape and was very impressed. He signed Marshal to his Interscope Records label. Two years later, Marshall released The Slim Shady LP along with the help of Dre’s record label. Marshals first single was My Name is mixed profanity

  • Eminem Biography Research Paper

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    versus Career When you hear the name Eminem, you picture a skinny, tattoo-covered white guy rapping about drugs, rape, and violence; he has created this image for himself, and tends to hide away the other parts of himself. His alter ego, Slim Shady, is the complete and utter worst possible version of himself – he is completely uncensored and always speaks his mind. The artist behind the music is Marshall Mathers, whose life was not so easy, especially growing up. He had a troubled childhood

  • The Rapper Eminem Is Not An Easy Task

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    practically raised him over the years had just committed suicide leaving Marshall alone once again. Growing up in a very rough and poor town living in a small 747-square-foot home (often depicted on album titles such as his newest album The Marshall Mathers LP 2 (Deluxe)) showed the rough conditions of Marshall’s hard child life (“Eminem” Contemporary). Every day was a new battle for this young man. Constantly fighting his way to the top with not only his fist but also his lyrics and quick rhymes. Marshall’s