On This Day In Hip-Hop: Eminem – The Real Slim Shady

the real slim shady

On This Day, July 7, in 2000, Eminem secured his first United Kingdom Number 1 Single with The Real Slim Shady off The Marshall Mathers LP. The song also reached number one in Ireland and Canada.

In the song Eminem raps: “You think I give a damn about a Grammy?! half of you critics can’t even stomach me, let alone stand me.” and Eminem wins Grammy for The Real Slim Shady in Best Rap Solo Performance category.