Marshall Mathers, also known as Eminem, is a rapper, songwriter and record producer.

The American rapper has now overtaken R&B singer Mariah Carey to become the second most-streamed artist on Spotify.

According to a fan account on Twitter dedicated to the rapper, Eminem has 39 million monthly listeners on Spotify, which is two million more than Mariah Carey.

Eminem rose to fame in 1997 with his EP Slim Shady. He has worked closely with Dr Dre, 50 Cent and Lil Wayne, to name a few.

He has a daughter named Hailie, for whom he wrote the iconic song When I’m Gone.