Eminem turns 41 years old today (Thursday).

  • Rolling Stone has declared Em the King of Hip-Hop and number-82 on its list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time.
  • He's a member of rap-group D-12 and also one half of the Detroit duo Bad Meets Evil, with Royce Da 5-9.
  • Eminem was the best-selling artist of the 2000s. He's sold more than 33 million track downloads and 39.6 million albums in the United States alone, and has won 13 Grammys.
  • Slim's 2002 movie 8 Mile grossed almost $250 million worldwide on won him an Oscar forBest Original Song for "Lose Yourself."
  • Marshall owns Shady Records with his manager, Paul Rosenberg, and has his own radio channel, Shade 45, on Sirius XM Radio.
  • Eminem's next album -- The Marshall Mathers LP Two, a sequel to his breakout hit -- will be released on November 5th.
  • Em will perform on Saturday Night Live on November 2nd.