Eminem reaches sales milestone

By Chelsea Lewis ,

Eminem has reached another sales milestone with his latest release Marshall Mathers LP 2. The album has now sold over 2 million copies since its released. Every single one of Eminem's album have now sold over 2 million copies.

Eminem started this trend when his first album Marshall Mathers LP sold over ten million albums. The Eminem Show also sold over 10 million copies, the only other musical act to reach this accomplishment was the Backstreet Boys. Billboard reported.

This week Eminem also logs his 50th entry on the Hot 100 charts with "Headlights" which features fun.'s Nate Ruess.

In total the "Love The Way You Lie" rapper has sold over 44.91 million albums. He now becomes the second-best-selling male artist of the SoundScan era.

Eminem recently announced a three-stop "Monster" tour with Rihanna. Pre-sale for the three shows went on sale this week and had an overwhelming response, Entertainment Weekly reported.

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