• Born in 1975, Kimberly Anne Scott is an author, freelance illustrator, and ex-wife of rapper Marshal Mathers (Eminem).
• Her estimated net worth is over $2 million, and increased significantly while she was associated with Eminem who has an estimated net worth of $220 million.
• She had a troubled childhood with her alcoholic father, and met Eminem while attending Lincoln High School.
• They had a daughter in 1995 and were married twice, with the second marriage lasting only three months.
• Eminem is one of the most successful rappers in music history, having sold over 220 million albums, and won numerous awards including an Academy Award.
Who is Kimberly Anne Scott?
Kimberly Anne Scott was born in January 1975, in Warren, Michigan, USA, and is an author as well as a freelance illustrator, but perhaps better known for being the ex-wife of rapper Marshal Mathers. Also known as Eminem, he is one of the most successful rappers in music history, and he has made several songs about their relationship.
The Net Worth of Kimberly Anne Scott
How rich is Kimberly Anne Scott? As of early-2019, sources estimate a net worth that is over $2 million, earned through success in her various endeavors. During her association with Eminem, her net worth increased significantly as he has an estimated net worth over $220 million. As she continues her career, it is expected that her wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and Education
Kimberly Anne was born with a twin sister named Dawn and they were raised by their mother, never really getting support from their biological father who was an alcoholic who abused his wife as well as his children after getting heavily drunk. So they had a troubled childhood, and later on her parents separated, and her mother remarried.
While attending Lincoln High School, she met Marshal Bruce Mathers III who would eventually become Eminem; she was 13 at the time and he was two years older than her, and already in pursuit of his passion in rap. The two developed mutual feelings and started to date, and due to her situation at home, she decided that she would leave home to live with him. Knowing of her past, Eminem and his mother accepted her along with her twin sister into their home.
Relationship and Family
Eminem wanted to continue his pursuit of a music career, and began working as a bartender on the side while competing in rap battles, and eventually caught the attention of a local producer who wanted to elevate Eminem’s career. However, things took an unexpected turn when Scott discovered that she was pregnant with his child which began a rift between the couple, but he became more motivated to gain success in the industry to give his child a better life.
Their first child was born in 1995 and since then they’ve been in an on-off relationship. A series of problems led to their break up a year after their child Hailie was born, and he left to return to his mother’s home. The two stayed away from each other for the next two years, but got back together in 1999, and decided to marry the same year. However, the marriage only lasted for two years before they divorce, and it wasn’t until five years later that they reconciled once more, to marryd for the second time in 2006, but that only lasted for three months.
Other Relationships and Recent Endeavors
Kimberly Anne has also been involved in other relationships when she was not with Eminem – she dated Eric Hatter and they had a child together who was later adopted by Eminem. Her twin sister also gave birth to a daughter, but couldn’t take care of her due to a struggle with drug addiction, so Eminem also adopted her daughter, Alaina, and she was raised by him – Dawn on passed away from an overdose of heroin in 2016.
Kimberly has had a string of problems since her second divorce from Eminem, and even attempted suicide. She later admitted that it was an intentional act due to depression and not an accident. She was arrested for cocaine possession which led to a month of jail plus probation. Eventually she has moved forward with her children growing up, and Eminem moving forward as well. She now works as an author and freelance illustrator.
Eminem is consistently noted as one of the greatest hip hop artists of all time, and even “Rolling Stone” labelled him as the King of Hip Hop. He is considered one of the greatest artists of all time, and the bestselling artist of the 2000s in the United States. He has created nine number one albums on the Billboard 200, and five number one singles on the Billboard Hot 100. He has reputedly sold over 220 million albums globally, among the world’s bestselling artists of all time.
He mostly does solo projects, including “The Slim Shady LP” which became his first Grammy Award for Best Rap Album. His releases “The Marshall Mathers LP” and “The Eminem Show” were both certified diamond in the United States, and in 2010 he released the bestselling album of the year in “Recovery”, which won a Grammy Award. One of his latest releases is “Kamikaze”, the bestselling hip hop album of 2018. Aside from his solo work, he is also an original member of the groups D12 and Soul Intent, and has collaborated with other rap artists and singers. He also starred in the hip hop film “8 Mile” which won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for the single “Lose Yourself”, making him the first rapper to ever win the award.
Source: IMDb, Wikipedia