Many elements of Eminem's major profiles and interviews have fallen by the wayside in comparison to the most decisive events and peaks of his career, even though there seems to be a limitless quantity of content produced about him.

We embarked on a research binge and uncovered a wealth of old material on Marshall Mathers, including the first hip-hop music he heard, the only literature he's ever read, whenever he met Royce when he started getting beat up, and much more. So read on to learn a few things regarding Eminem you probably didn't even know.

You know of Eminem, whether you like him or not. He has been one of the best-selling musicians of all time, having topped the charts for decades. And if the popularity of TikTok is any indicator, the king of controversy isn't going away anytime soon. To feed your inner Stan, here are some Marshall Mathers facts.

AT A GLANCE EMINEM Eminem's parents were in a band called Daddy Warbucks. WORLD Debbie Nelson was in a band with Marshall Bruce Mathers, Jr. for a brief time before their split. Nelson was more into Talking Heads and Stevie Nicks than Hip Hop. CRACKED.COM

Source: NME

AT A GLANCE EMINEM Eminem used to work at Little Caesars Little Caesars When he was 18, Em, Proof, and Kon Artis lived together and worked at the pizza place to afford studio time. Even when he was broke, he still made dough. CRACKED.COM

Source: The Way I Am

AT A GLANCE EMINEM Eminem fired his first manager because he wouldn't buy him a Whopper His manager went to Burger King and didn't offer to buy Em anything, even though he was broke. Eminem felt his manager wasn't invested in him and called it off. CRACKED.COM

Source: The Way I Am

AT A GLANCE EMINEM Eminem's trademark blonde hair as a result of Ecstasy Eminem was on MDMA when he went to a drugstore and bought peroxide. He woke up the next day, forgetting he bleached his hair, but Dr. Dre approved of the new look: CRACKED.COM

Source: The Way I Am

AT A GLANCE EMINEM Eminemasked to BE on Crank Yankers He made 20 to 30 calls, but only three calls made it on air. CRACKED.COM

Source: The Way I Am

AT A GLANCE EMINEM Southpaw was written for Eminem The screenwriter, best known for creating Sons of Anarchy, wrote the boxing movie as an unofficial, symbolic sequel to 8 Mile. CRACKED.COM

Source: ScreenRant

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