Eminem turns 50 today (October 17), and along with reaching the milestone, he’s also celebrating being 14 years sober. “Slim Shady,”

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has used his music to detail how he almost died due to an overdose of painkillers around the same time he was filming 8 Mile.

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In the last two songs on his album, Revival, Eminem raps on “Castle,” “I can’t stomach,

they can take this fame back, I don’t want it / I’ll put out this last album then I’m done with it / One hundred percent finished

fed up with it / I’m hanging it up, f__k it.” On “Arose,” Em writes, “Just heard that nurse say,

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my liver and kidneys aren’t functioning / Been flirtatious with death, skirt-chasing, I guess it’s arrivederci

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Same nurse, just heard say they’re unplugging me.” Did Eminem’s story help you on your road to recovery?

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