Eminem had his first run-in with the law at age 20, when he was arrested for his involvement in a drive-by shooting with a paintball gun. Dre." The album's popularity was accompanied by controversy over its lyrics; in "'97 Bonnie and Clyde" Eminem describes a trip with his infant daughter when he disposes of his wife's body, and in "Guilty Conscience" which encourages a man to murder his wife and her lover.
The case was dismissed when the victim did not appear in court. as a teenager, and was nervous about working with him on an album: "I didn't want to be starstruck or kiss his ass too much ... "Guilty Conscience" marked the beginning of a friendship and musical bond between Dr. The label-mates later collaborated on a number of hit songs ("Forgot About Dre" and "What's the Difference" from Dr.
They were followed by Encore in 2004, another critical and commercial success.
Eminem, under fire for homophobic lyrics, shared the stage with a gay icon for a performance of "Stan" that would have been memorable in any context." headlining the Anger Management Tour with Papa Roach, Ludacris and Xzibit. It was another success, reaching number one on the charts and selling over 1.332 million copies during its first full week.During his childhood, Eminem and Debbie shuttled between Michigan and Missouri, rarely staying in one house for more than a year or two and living primarily with family members.In Missouri, they lived in several places, including St. Friends and family remember Eminem as a happy child, but "a bit of a loner" who was often bullied.When Polkinghorn committed suicide in 1991, Eminem stopped speaking for days and did not attend his funeral.Eminem's home life was seldom stable; he frequently fought with his mother, whom a social worker described as having a "very suspicious, almost paranoid personality".