Eminem vs Jay Z

Eminem’s profile picture
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MusicianMusician
Net worth 2018
$19.3 Million
Other
Industry
Other
Residence
Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
United States
Country
United States
17/10/1972
BirthDay
04/12/1969
Height
1.87 m
1
Children
1
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2018

On January 5, 2018, the second single "River" was released, which featured Ed Sheeran

2017

In September 2017, a company called Royalty Flow (a subsidiary of Royalty Exchange), filed to issue an IPO under SEC Regulation A+ to raise money with the intent of purchasing either 15% or 25% of Eminem’s former production team’s (The Bass Brothers, aka FBT Productions) share of his sound recording royalties

2016

On November 22, 2016, Eminem released a trailer for a 10-minute short documentary called Partners in Rhyme: The True Story of Infinite

2015

In January 2015, TMZ reported that Hotstylz was suing the rapper and his label, Shady Records, for the amount of $8 million, for using the 25 second sample of "Lookin' Boy" on his song "Rap God", without their permission

2014

The rapper had a cameo appearance as himself in the 2014 film, The Interview

2013

Although Eminem was offered the lead role in the 2013 science-fiction film Elysium, he turned it down because director Neill Blomkamp would not change its location from Los Angeles to Detroit

2012

Eminem announced on May 24, 2012, that he was working on his next album, scheduled for release the following year

2011

In August 2011, Eminem was called the King of Hip-Hop by Rolling Stone, which analyzed album sales, R&B, hip-hop and rap chart positions, YouTube views, social media, concert grosses, industry awards and critical ratings of solo rappers who released music from 2009 to the first half of 2011

2010

In 2010, Eminem's music generated 94 million streams (more than any other musical artist), and in May 2014 Spotify called him the most-streamed artist of all time

2009

Eminem had a cameo appearance, arguing with Ray Romano, in the 2009 film Funny People

2008

Eminem's autobiography, The Way I Am, was published October 21, 2008

2007

"In December 2007, Eminem was hospitalized after a methadone overdose he had first bought from a dealer who had told him it was "just like Vicodin, and easier on [your] liver"

2006

On December 5, 2006, the compilation album Eminem Presents: The Re-Up was released on Shady Records

2005

In 2005 Eminem signed another Atlanta rapper, Bobby Creekwater, and West Coast rapper Cashis to Shady Records

2004

They reunited in 2004 for their second album, D12 World, which included the hit singles "My Band" and "How Come"

2003

He recorded several new songs for the soundtrack, including "Lose Yourself" (which won an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2003 and became the longest-running #1 hip hop single in history)

2002

Eminem signed his Detroit collective, D12, and rapper Obie Trice to the label and signed 50 Cent in a 2002 joint venture with Dr

2001

After small roles in the 2001, film The Wash and as an extra in the 1998 Korn music video for Got the Life (during which he gave the band a demo tape), Eminem made his Hollywood debut in the quasi-autobiographical 2002 film 8 Mile

2000

The Eminem Show, The Marshall Mathers LP, and Encore were ranked the third-, seventh- and fortieth-bestselling albums of the 2000–2009 decade, respectively, by the magazine

1999

After Eminem's Multi-Platinum record sales, Interscope offered him his own label; the rapper and Paul Rosenberg founded Shady Records in late 1999

1998

Hip-hop magazine The Source featured Eminem in its "Unsigned Hype" column in March 1998

1997

After he was evicted from his home, Eminem went to Los Angeles to compete in the 1997 Rap Olympics, an annual, nationwide battle rap competition

1996

The album was a commercial failure upon its release in 1996

1995

Their daughter Hailie was born on December 25, 1995

1991

When Polkinghorn committed suicide in 1991, Eminem stopped speaking for days and did not attend his funeral

1989

Kim and her twin sister Dawn had run away from home; they moved in with Eminem and his mother when he was 15, and he began an on-and-off relationship with Kim in 1989

1987

In 1987, Debbie allowed runaway Kimberly Ann "Kim" Scott to stay at their home; several years later, Eminem began an on-and-off relationship with Scott

1983

He was 83rd on Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Artists of All Time and 79th on the VH1 100 Greatest Artists of All Time lists

1982

One bully, De'Angelo Bailey, severely injured Eminem's head (mentioned in his song "Brain Damage"); Debbie filed a lawsuit against the school in 1982, which was dismissed the following year

1972

Marshall Bruce Mathers III was born on October 17, 1972, in St

1957

At the 57th Grammy Awards, he received Best Rap Album award for The Marshall Mathers LP 2 and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration (with Rihanna) for "The Monster"

1929

The song has since been ranked 296th on Rolling Stone magazine's "500 Greatest Songs of All Time" list

1921

Rolling Stone ranked it the seventh-best album of the first decade of the 21st century

2017

On June 18, 2017, Beyoncé's father Mathew Knowles confirmed that she had given birth to twins with Jay-Z

2015

In July 2015, Carter invested $20 million in JetSmarter, an app that lets people book private executive plane rides in seconds

2014

In 2014, Jay-Z invested $200 million in Armand de Brignac champagne owned Sovereign Brands, a New York-based wine and spirits company for a 100 percent stake, making it the second alcoholic product acquisition in his financial investment portfolio

2013

Jay-Z has previously stated in a song that "the greatest form of giving is anonymous to anonymous" and, in 2013, it was revealed by author dream hampton, who co-wrote Jay-Z's book Decoded, that he quietly established a trust fund for Sean Bell's children

2012

A Syracuse University finance professor also gave similar opinions, pointing to Jay-Z's only giving $6,000 to charity after making $63 million in 2012

2011

In April 2011, it was widely reported that Jay-Z had outbid executives at Universal Records and Jive Records to acquire independent record label Block Starz Music

2010

" During the 2010 mid-term elections' campaign, Jay-Z appeared, along with other artists, in an ad prepared by the HeadCount organization, urging voters, and especially younger ones, to register and vote

2009

In January 2009, Forbes ranked them as Hollywood's top-earning couple, with a combined total of $162 million

2008

By 2008, Jay-Z was actively involved in the 2008 presidential campaign, where he supported increased voter participation and helped send voters to polling stations

2007

In March 2007, Jay-Z sold the rights to the Rocawear brand to Iconix Brand Group, for $204 million

2006

In 2006, Jay-Z appeared with Russell Simmons in a PSA combatting racism and anti-Semitism organized by the Foundation for Ethnic Understanding

2005

In October 2005, he was reported in English media as considering buying a stake of Arsenal F

2004

Later in 2004, Jay-Z was named president of Def Jam Records, which led to Jay-Z, Dash and Biggs selling their remaining interests in Roc-A-Fella Records and Jay-Z taking control of both of the companies

2003

In 2003, Jay-Z, together with his mother, founded The Shawn Carter Foundation, which has assisted eligible students facing socio-economic hardships through college

2002

In 2002, Jay-Z and Beyoncé collaborated for the song "'03 Bonnie & Clyde"

2001

In October 2001, Jay-Z pleaded guilty to stabbing record producer Lance Rivera at the Kit Kat Klub in New York City in 1999

2000

When he was indicted in Manhattan Criminal Court in late January 2000, he pleaded not guilty; he and his lawyers contended that they had witnesses and videotapes proving he had been nowhere near Rivera during the incident

1999

On December 1, 1999, Jay-Z, who had come to believe that record executive Lance "Un" Rivera was behind the bootlegging of Vol

1997

After reaching a new distribution deal with Def Jam in 1997, Jay-Z released his follow-up In My Lifetime, Vol

1996

After striking a distribution deal with Priority, Jay-Z released his 1996 debut album Reasonable Doubt with beats from acclaimed producers such as DJ Premier and Super DJ Clark Kent and an appearance by The Notorious B

1995

"With no major label to give him a record deal, Jay-Z sold CDs out of his car and, with Damon Dash and Kareem Biggs, created Roc-A-Fella Records as an independent label in 1995

1994

He first became known to a wide audience on the posse cut "Show and Prove" on the 1994 Big Daddy Kane album Daddy's Home

1990

" Jay-Z became embroiled in several battles with rapper LL Cool J in the early 1990s

1988

He was also ranked the 88th-greatest artist of all time by Rolling Stone

1982

Jay-Z claims in his lyrics that in 1982 at age 12, he shot his older brother in the shoulder for stealing his jewelry

1980

At the start of the album's first single, "Blue Magic", Jay-Z offers a dealer's manifesto while making references to political figures of the late 1980s with the lyric: "Blame Reagan for making me to into a monster, blame Oliver North and Iran-Contra, I ran contraband that they sponsored, before this rhymin' stuff we was in concert

1970

Fela! is a story about an African pioneer and political activist who made his first moves on the scene during the 1970s

1969

Shawn Corey Carter (born December 4, 1969), known professionally as JAY-Z, is an American rapper and businessman

1956

They performed this song together at the 56th Annual Grammy Awards opening