US rapper Eminem celebrates 12 years of being sober with classy sobriety coin
- Eminem has celebrated his 12th year of sobriety with a flashy coin he shared with fans on social media
- The rapper quoted his song Not Afraid in which he talks about being stronger and taking a stand
- The rapper was addicted to prescription pills Vicodin and even had tattoos of drug names on his left arm
US celebrated rapper Marshall Mathers popularly known as Eminem has showcased his 12th sobriety coin.
What this means is that the rapper has been able to stay for a good 12 years sober and clean away from hard substance.
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Eminem shared the ring on his social media accounts on Tuesday, April 21, noting he had done a clean dozen and he was not afraid to show it.
"Clean dozen, in the books! I'm not afraid," he captioned.
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The rapper was quoting his song Not Afraid which he talked about people being stronger and taking a stand.
Eminem has been marking the date every year with a similar photo while openly talking about his previous addiction.
The rapper was addicted to prescription pills Vicodin and even had tattoos of names of substance on his left arm.
Eminem has been sober since April 20, 2008, after having abusing drug earlier in 2007.
He once admitted to taking too many hard substances that he was not sure which he was taking, saying they were around 20 pills a day.
He was earlier on addicted to sleeping pills and went for rehabilitation treatment back in 2005.
He relapsed and even made an album in that honour.
The next time he was in rehab, it was in 2008 when he decided enough was enough and quit drug for good.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that legendary rapper Eminem bagged historic 10th number one album on the Billboard 200 chart with the release of Music to Be Murdered By.
It has been some time since Eminem dropped an album and it’s clear that the whole world is very happy. Legit.ng gathered that Eminem released his brand new album without any notice, he simply mentioned it on social media, and boom it went global in seconds. Marketing for whom? For what?
The top 10 of the February Billboard 200 chart was announced on Billboard’s websites on Sunday, January 26, with Eminem taking the crown.
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