Eminem Opens Up

Eminem said he was a target for bullies at school, revealing he was beaten up in hallways and shoved into lockers.

EminemEminem, whose real name is Marshall Mathers III, told 60 Minutes that he was a target for bullies because he changed schools so much.

"I would change schools two, three times a year and that was probably the roughest part," Eminem said. "I got beat up in the bathroom, beat up in the hallways, shoved in the lockers, just, for the most part, being the new kid."

Eminem blames his father

Eminem's father abandoned him when he was just a baby, something he can't imagine doing to his 14-year-old daughter Hailie or his two adopted girls, Alaina and Whitney.

"I can't understand how he could leave us. If my kids moved to the edge of the earth, I'd find them. No doubt in my mind. No money, no nothing -- if I had nothing I'd find my kids. So there's no excuse," Eminem said.

Eminem says he doesn't think he wants to meet his father. "I never knew him, never met him, never knew him. I don't know if I want to see him. Some people ask me that, and I don't think I do."

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Michi Sanchez November 14, 2011 | 10:54 AM

I Honestly read Everythinq about eminem' I Listen to Every sinqle one of his lyrics and Wrote his Lyrics To His sonqs 'down Hes my idol his musics My druq his music chanqed me alot' And his music spoke to me when i was feelinq pretty down at Moments the only thinq that would try to pick me back up was His Music i have so Much respect for my favorite rapper of all time Eminem' theres to Many words how im so thankful that the world can have a rapper Like him I Dont qive a fuxx about what people think of him His sonqs would relate to me andd People these days are filled with shyt they have no life but to pick on eminem becuz of his Raacee he probably couldnt evennn fiqht back becuz he blamed his father' Eminemmm Spoke to Me Alot,..He Chanqed Me and some of his lyrics did too,cuz they can Teach You somethinq and im doinq a report on him^_

R0fl November 21, 2010 | 4:56 AM

im serious he left illuminati, he use to be bullied at school, now he wears mature clothes and is very smart! Illuminati was the reason he was sh)t at everything now he left it he is smart!

AddE October 12, 2010 | 10:05 PM

So I guess the songs he has made about always getting bullied at school wasn't good enough, we had to read it in a blog to know its true.

Colleen October 12, 2010 | 5:03 PM

poor eminemm =((

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