Marshall Bruce Mathers III aka Eminem is an American rapper, record producer, songwriter, and actor. He has been listed and ranked as one of the greatest artists of all time by many magazines, including Rolling Stone. The same magazine declared him ‘The King of Hip Hop’. After releasing his independent debut album Infinite in 1996, Eminem rose to mainstream popularity in 1999 with the release of his major-label debut album The Slim Shady LP. The LP also earned Eminem his first Grammy Award, in this case for Best Rap Album. He has publicly admitted to an addiction to prescription sleeping medications Vicodin, Valium, and Ambien. EliteColumn brings you the top 12 powerful quotes from the rapper.