Eminem was born Marshall Bruce Mathers III in Saint Joseph, Missouri, as the son of Deborah Nelson Mathers-Briggs and Marshall Bruce Mathers, Jr. He is of Scottish, English, German, Swiss, and Polish ancestry. He was raised as an only child by his poverty-stricken mother, as his father had left the family before his son's second birthday and never again came into contact with them. By the age of 12, Mathers and his mother had moved between various cities and towns in Missouri (including Saint Joseph, Savannah, and Kansas City) before they settled in Warren, Michigan, a suburb of Detroit.
Just like most of his well known released studio albums, follows one of the most anticipated albums. Recovery is the seventh studio album by American rapper Eminem, released June 18, 2010 on Polydor Records and Interscope Records. Production for the album took place during 2007 to 2010 and was handled by several record producers, including Alex da Kid, Just Blaze, Boi-1da, Denaun Porter, Havoc, Script Shepherd, Supa Dups, Jim Jonsin, DJ Khalil, Emile, and Dr. Dre.
Upon its release, Recovery received generally mixed reviews from most music critics. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album received an average score of 44, based on 5 reviews, which indicates "mixed or average reviews" . besides the all the reviews and anticipation the big question the remains to all Eminem’s #1 followers is how good is the most anticipated album? EMINEM has sold more than 78,000,000 albums worldwide. After 1999's quadruple platinum The Slim Shady LP, The Marshall Mathers LP (2000) and The Eminem Show (2002) became two of the Top 5 best selling albums of the 2000s, with approximately 10,000,000 copies of each sold in the U.S. alone. 2004's Grammy-nominated Encore reached #1 and was certified quadruple platinum. The #1, double platinum, 2005 greatest hits collection Curtain Call: The Hits and #2, platinum, 2006 various artists compilation Eminem Presents: The Re-Up followed. Get your copy at Wantitall.co.za now.