The Web Wishes Eminem a Happy 39th Birthday
- At the 2000 MTV Video Music Awards, Eminem rallied an army of Slim Shadies outside Radio City Music Hall, and entered the theater with the group for his performance of “The Real Slim Shady.”
- In 2001, Mathers was accompanied by Elton John on stage during the 43rd Grammy Awards ceremony. This duet was put together right in the midst of the rapper being publicly criticized for his anti-gay lyrics.
- In 2009, Eminem inducted Run DMC into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
- In February, Eminem fronted a Super Bowl ad for Chrysler, which allowed the Detroit native to show his support for the Motor City during tough economic times.