For the first time, one of musicas most popularaand headline-makingarap artists shares his private reflections, drawings, handwritten lyrics, and never-before-seen photographs.
Fiercely intelligent, relentlessly provocative, and prodigiously gifted, Eminem is known as much for his enigmatic persona as for being the fastest-selling rap artist and the first rapper to ever win an Oscar. Now, in "The Way I Am," he shares his private thoughts on everything from his inner struggles, to the trials of being famous, to his love for his daughter, Hailie, creating a book that is every bit as raw and uncensored as the man himself.
Illustrated with never-before-seen photographs of Eminemas home and life along with original drawings, "The Way I Am" is filled with reflections on his greatest hits, previously unpublished lyric sheets, and other rare memorabilia. Providing his millions of fans with a personal tour of Eminemas creative process, it is poised to be hailed in much the same way as Tupacas "The Rose that Grew from Concrete," Bob Dylanas "Chronicles," and "Journals" by Kurt Cobain.
Intelligent, provocative, and gifted, Eminem shares his private thoughts on everything from his inner struggles to the trials of being famous to his love for his daughter, creating a book that is every bit as raw and uncensored as the man himself. Photos throughout.