The Slim Shady LP (studio album) by Eminem

The Slim Shady LP by Eminem
Year: 1999
Overall rank: 758th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 701 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 1999 (17th)
Award Top albums of the 1990s (140th)
Award Top 1,000 albums of all time (758th)
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Eminem bestography

The Slim Shady LP is ranked 3rd best out of 15 albums by Eminem on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Eminem is The Marshall Mathers LP which is ranked number 270 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 7,117.

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Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 701 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 4% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 77.1/100, a mean average of 74.6/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 77.2/100. The standard deviation for this album is 19.8.

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From 02/26/2022 19:15
Um marco definitivo no rap.
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From 07/13/2021 00:12
Raunchy but enjoyable classic
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From 01/10/2021 06:02
There's a really good 35-minute album hiding amongst all the skits.
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From 06/01/2019 15:55
This is the Sgt.Pepper of rap albums. It changed rap forever and is my favorite rap album ever. Probably the best. I think this is highly under rated. His word play, rhyme patterns, and creativity is beyond anything made up to this point. This album is better than Marshal Mathers LP. Best song is Still Don’t Give a F, Bad Meets Evil, My Name Is, and Just Don’t Give a F
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From 12/20/2018 17:28
A lot of narrative lyricism here, and quite the good Beats. Eminem came over at his debut showing all he got for the scene.
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From 10/21/2018 09:17
Before Missy Elliott’s pre-recorded hype mans there were Eminem’s theatrical background noises. Horrorcore? Comedycore if you ask me; the guy has humor.
The beats are awful though, even Dr. Dre’s.
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From 11/15/2016 16:47
IMO i think this is better than MMLP, because this one is about his life, and what life did to him.
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From 05/17/2016 16:42
Gets a lot of love because of its shock value and Eminem bursting on the scene. A white rapper that could actually flow and rhyme with skill brought everybody together to name him rap king.

The fact is this is pretty silly goofy stuff. What he writes about is trivial and his vocal delivery throughout has this high whiny quality he eventually leaves behind in subsequent releases.

Can't deny what he can rhyme and how he times the delivery. But the topics are so stupid here that it can only really be labeled as a fun party album. It just doesn't go as deep enough as better rap albums regardless of skin color
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From 05/09/2016 01:55
When this first came out I thought it was for people with a low IQ. I'm starting to appreciate it a bit more, but it's still very juvenile.

His rap style is captivating, that nobody can deny.
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