What were the obstacles that Eminem faced and how did he overcome them?
Subject: Art and Film
Topic: What were the obstacles that Eminem faced and how did he overcome them?
“Eminem” is the stage name for Marshall Bruce Mathers III, an American rapper, songwriter, and record producer born in 1972 in Detroit, Michigan.
Some of the obstacles of Eminem’s life that you could explore in your essay include poverty, being a high-school drop out, bullying by peers, being evicted from his house, being sued by his mothers amongst others.
You could adapt an autobiographical angle, and look at his life situations. His autobiography The Way I Am may provide you source material for your essay.
Or you could also look at his struggles as an artist in the music industry. You could also explore the lyrics of his songs, and see what roles his struggles play in his lyrics. Does he mention his struggles? Does he exaggerate or downplay them in his songs?