What was the first verse you heard by Eminem?: First time you heard Eminem? He has been releasing music since the mid 90’s, but not everyone was there from the beginning. Most people were unaware that Eminem had an album “Infinite”, released in 1996, when “The Slim Shady LP” debuted late in 1997. “5 Star Generals” by Shabaam Shahdeeq was my introduction to Marshal Mathers, what was yours?