Marshall Bruce Mathers, the second popularly known as Eminem is an American rapper, songwriter, record producer, executive and actor. Born on October 17, 1972, has seen him rise from the ashes to become one of the greatest hip-hop moguls the industry has. Together with Dr Dre, they broke the shared culture that hip-hop was meant only for the black people. Eminem, who is white, came forth as a great rapper through his platinum sale of songs.
He was the bestselling artist in the 2000s. In the billboard charts 200, he has held the top position ten times on the popularity of his albums and five number one singles. In his album, Rolling Stones saw Eminem ranked 83rd on the list of the Greatest Artists of All-time. Thus he was nicknamed the King of hip-hop. His relation with Dre goes back to 1997, after the release of his albums Infinite (1996), and Slim Shady (1997). The famed producer to Aftermath Entertainment signed him. At the peak of his career, Eminem produced multiple albums that saw him gain fame and win prestigious awards. Having received fifteen Grammy Awards, his lyrical mastery and his verbal energy, he was ranked ninth on MTV’s Greatest MCs of all time. In 2008, he was named the best rapper alive by the Vibe.
On the other hand, Onika Tanya Maraj, popularly known as Nicki Minaj was born on December 8, 1982. She is also a rapper, singer, songwriter, model, and actress. She was raised in Queens, New York City. Nicki rose to fame after releasing mix tapes Playtime is Over, (2007), Sucka Free (2008), and Beam Me Up Scotty (2009). After this, she was signed into Lil Wayne’s Young Money Entertainment in 2009. In this production powerhouse, Nicki released Pink Friday (2010), it is her first studio album. Pink Friday peaked number one in the US Billboard 200; the Recording Industry Association of America then certified it as triple platinum. Nicki has continued to soar to greater heights as she advanced her music career.
Recently, there were rumors that the two music moguls were dating. On May 25, YG released Big Banks featuring the female artist. In one of her lyrics supposedly suggested of how she met Slim Shady urging him to bag the money adding that once he goes black, he will come again. Below is the link that confirms the above statement. A fan asked if she was dating Eminem and she gave a big yes.