What to know about Eminem, Super Bowl 2022 halftime show performer


The NFL Super Bowl LVI is live right now which means the 2022 halftime show is almost here. NBC Sports has you covered with all you need to know about the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show including a closer look at one of the night’s performers: Eminem.

Eminem, Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, and Kendrick Lamar will collectively headline this year’s Super Bowl at SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, CA. The 2022 Super Bowl will take place on Sunday, February 13 and can be watched and streamed live on NBC and Peacock.

RELATED: 2022 NFL playoffs, Super Bowl schedule: Bracket, dates, times, TV channel, scores

After releasing his debut album Infinite in 1996 and Slim Shady EP in 1997, Eminem signed with Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment which led to the release of The Slim Shady LP in 1999. Both of his follow-up albums, The Marshall Mathers LP and The Eminem Show, were nominated for a Grammy Award for Album of the Year. Since then, he has released seven more studio albums, with the most recent one coming in 2020. In addition to his music career, Eminem made his acting debut in 2002 with 8 Mile, an autobiographical musical drama film about his life. The movie was a box office success and won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for “Lose Yourself.”

RELATED: How to watch Super Bowl 2022: TV channel info, live stream online without cable

Take a look at more of Eminem’s biography and career accolades below:

Eminem’s biography

  • Where is Eminem from? He was born in St. Joseph, Missouri and grew up in Detroit, Michigan and Missouri
  • How old is Eminem? Age: 49
  • What is Eminem’s full name? Marshall Bruce Mathers III

Eminem’s music career

  • Career: Rapper, songwriter, record producer, record executive, actor
  • Genre: Hip hop
  • First major label albumThe Slim Shady LP released on February 23, 1999
  • Most recent albumMusic to Be Murdered By released on January 17, 2020
  • Record label: Shady, Aftermath, Interscope
  • Grammy nominations: 44
  • Grammy wins: 15

Notable Songs by Eminem

  • My Name Is (1999)
  • The Real Slim Shady (2000)
  • Stan featuring Dido (2000)
  • Without Me (2002)
  • Cleanin’ Out My Closet (2002)
  • Lose Yourself (2002)
  • Sing for the Moment (2003)
  • Just Lose It (2004)
  • Encore featuring Dr. Dre and 50 Cent (2004)
  • When I’m Gone (2005)
  • Shake That featuring Nate Dogg (2006)
  • Not Afraid (2010)
  • Love the Way You Lie featuring Rihanna (2010)
  • The Monster featuring Rihanna (2013)
  • River featuring Ed Sheeran (2017)
  • Homicide with Logic (2019)
  • Godzilla featuring Juice Wrld (2020)
  • The Adventures of Moon Man & Slim Shady with Kid Cudi (2020)

How to watch Super Bowl 2022

  • When: Sunday, February 13, 2022
  • Kickoff time: 6:30 p.m. ET (3:30 p.m. PT)
  • Where: SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles, CA
  • TV Channel: NBC
  • Live stream: Peacock, NBCsports.com, NBC Sports app

Check out ProFootballTalk for more on the 2022 NFL Playoffs as well as game previews, picks, recaps, news, rumors and more. NBC and Peacock will be the home of the 2022 Super Bowl.