500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Eminem, 'The Slim Shady LP'

275. Eminem, 'The Slim Shady LP'

Aftermath, 1999

Here's where Eminem introduced himself as a crazy white geek, the "class-clown freshman/Dressed like Les Nessman." Hip-hop had never heard anything like Em's brain-damaged rhymes on this Dr. Dre-produced album, which earned him respect, fortune, fame and a lawsuit from his mom.

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