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Marshall Bruce Mathers III (born October 17, 1972), known professionally as Eminem (; formerly stylized as EMINƎM), is an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer. Eminem is among the best-selling music artists of all time, with estimated worldwide sales of over 220 million records. He is credited with popularizing hip hop in Middle America and is critically acclaimed as one of the greatest rappers of all time.Eminem's global success and acclaimed works are widely regarded as having broken racial barriers for the acceptance of white rappers in popular music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Eminem has received more than 48,475,179 page views. His biography is available in 146 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 130 in 2019). Eminem is the 46th most popular singer (up from 57th in 2019), the 305th most popular biography from United States (up from 381st in 2019) and the 19th most popular American Singer.

Eminem is most famous for his rap career, where he is often considered one of the best rappers of all time. He is also a record producer, songwriter, and actor.

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  • 146

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  • 8.69

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among singers, Eminem ranks 46 out of 3,541Before him are Amanda Lear, Ozzy Osbourne, Joe Cocker, Mireille Mathieu, Phil Collins, and Ella Fitzgerald. After him are Agnetha Fältskog, Stevie Wonder, Toto Cutugno, Kurt Cobain, Sarah Vaughan, and Joe Dassin.

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Among people born in 1972, Eminem ranks 4Before him are Zinedine Zidane, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Cameron Diaz. After him are Ben Affleck, Shaquille O'Neal, The Notorious B.I.G., Dwayne Johnson, Wentworth Miller, Rivaldo, Jude Law, and Big Show.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Eminem ranks 305 out of 15,968Before him are Cameron Diaz (1972), Truman Capote (1924), Robert Peary (1856), Margaret Mitchell (1900), Ella Fitzgerald (1917), and Sandra Bullock (1964). After him are William Jennings Bryan (1860), Geraldine Chaplin (1944), Roy Lichtenstein (1923), James Fenimore Cooper (1789), Nick Nolte (1941), and William Howard Taft (1857).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, Eminem ranks 19Before him are Patti Smith (1946), Whitney Houston (1963), Aretha Franklin (1942), Barry White (1944), Nina Simone (1933), and Ella Fitzgerald (1917). After him are Stevie Wonder (1950), Kurt Cobain (1967), Sarah Vaughan (1924), Joe Dassin (1938), Marvin Gaye (1939), and Art Garfunkel (1941).

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