Born on January 9, 1975 in Warren, Michigan, United States, Kimberly Anne Scott also known as Kimberly Mathers has always been in headlines due to her tumultuous relationship with her ex-husband, Marshall Bruce Mathers III (Eminem) Eminem (the world-famous rapper). Even after marrying each other, twice, and parenting three children, they were unable to save their marriage.
Born to Kathleen Sluck and her husband Casmir, she and her twin sister named Dawn Scott were raised by their mother and stepfather.
Their sweet story started at a very early stage, when they were still in their school. First meetings are remembered for a lifetime and the duo met for the first time in a house party, where Kimberly found Eminem singing LL Cool J’s track. Music brought them closer, but it also turned out to be one of the reasons for them parting ways from each other. On their first meeting, Kimberly was just a teenage girl of 13, while Eminem was 15. Mesmerized by the charm and warmth of Eminem, Kimberly, was instantly attracted towards him. And the teenage love blossomed between two, as the duo grew with time.
- 1 The troubled childhood of Kimberly Anne Scott
- 2 From Marrying to Divorce: An expected journey
- 3 The Fall of Kimberly Anne Scott and Eminem Relations
The troubled childhood of Kimberly Anne Scott
Childhood always plays a crucial role in bringing two people closer and makes them survive for long even in a relationship full of twist and turns. And it happened same in the lives of Eminem and Kimberly.
Both the love birds had a difficult childhood, which played a crucial role in shaping their lives. A drastic event happened in the life of Kimberly, where she had to run away with her twin sister named Dawn Scott, in order to get away from the clutches of her stepfather, who was alcoholic and abusive. Luckily they found their shelter at a center, which was on the outskirts of Detroit. Similarly, Eminem too had a taste of troubled childhood. His father abandoned him in his teenage years, which resulted in him dwelling at many rehab centers.
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From party meeting to family meeting
Kim and Dawn, never lost the hope of finding a safe shelter. After the party, Kim found it reasonable to ask Eminem for a safer to live in and requested him to let them move in his house. Surprisingly, Eminem agreed, and both the sisters managed to shift to his house. In those days, Eminem was residing with his mother at home.
His mother was shocked to witness both the sisters at first glance. But as the days passed by, she actually got fond of Kim. His mother found Kim to be pretty, curvaceous and a sexually attractive personality. After the passing of many moons, she also confessed that Kim looked older than her age. May be because of her mature attributes. And attraction is the first step of falling in love.
The twist in the story: surprising
Kim and Eminem were mutually attracted towards each other from their very first meeting. And living in the same house, was working as a catalyst between the two love birds. Eventually, Kim got pregnant while dwelling in the house, but their relationship had turned sour by then. And as days turned into nights and vice-versa, Eminem’s popularity was growing among masses, which gave rise to may differences between the couple.
Their first born (a girl) entered into the world on December 25, 1995 and was named Hailey Jade. The child was meant to minimize the differences between two, but sadly, it didn’t work. An incident was shared with “Rollingstone” by Eminem’s friend,
Friends tend to know more about you. And it happened the same with them in the coming days of their life.
From Marrying to Divorce: An expected journey
Though the couple was experiencing distress and sorrows in their relationship, they decided to get married on one fine day, hoping that it can settle things among them. Kim and Eminem exchanged vows in 1999. But the marriage wasn’t enough to put an end to their misunderstandings. On the contrary, it turned out to increase tensions in their love life. Eminem didn’t left a chance of displaying his hatred towards Kim and took it to next level.
He even composed a song named “Kim” in the year 2000 and incorporated his hatred towards her. Their personal fights was now a morning and evening discussions over a cup of tea among his followers. The song got popular and made its space in the album, “The Marshall Mathers LP.” Increasing tensions and apprehensions, lead to their divorce in the following year which led to disastrous results in their personal life.
Drugs and other bugs: A tensed tale of Kimberly Anne Scott
“Separation leads to devastation,” And so it left Kim devastated after their divorce. There wasn’t any love left the heart of Kim, but it was the growing financial needs, which was taking a toll on her. With no permanent job to sustain her life, it was becoming unbearable for her. She started looking for an escape route and she found it in the face of drugs. It became her source of fulfillment in the time of emptiness and lost hope. She even attempted many suicides and end becoming a drug addict.
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But every bad addiction has a sorrow ending. Kim was accused of taking cocaine and a warrant was issued in her name in the year 2001. Luckily, she wasn’t convicted at that time but she never let the companionship of the drugs. It was in the year 2003, that she was charged for drug possession. She was in a twisty turvy lane, when she was found carrying cocaine. She was also found guilty for possessing a suspended driving license.
Her life turned traumatic and full of anxieties. After her release, Kim made peace with Eminem and decided to get married again. The separated couple married each other in the year 2006. It seemed like, sustaining a happy married life was not their cup of tea. After leading a married life of three months, the famous couple got separated again. This put an end to their married life forever and they never married each other.
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The game of suicide
Drugs has always been one of the reasons for most of the suicides. Kim was not the only one to be addicted to drugs. Her sister too wasn’t untouched of the deadly habit of drug overdose. It was in the year 2016, that Kim’s twin died of drug overdose, leaving her daughter, Alaina Marie Mathers alone in this world. At this instance, Eminem came forward showed his big heart of kindness and lovingness. He went on to adopting her daughter.
To our surprise, Kim conceived a child after her short-term relationship with an unknown man. This child was also adopted by the popular rapper. One fine day, in the year 2015, Kim was charged by the police for attempting suicide and she even confessed about the whole incident before police. And she went on to describing that she got high took her black Escalade on a rash drive with a dire intention of crashing the car.
The whole incident happened at 23 Mile and Card Roads in Macomb Country. On being inquired about why she did this, she said, “I did this on purpose, and I’m so sorry. I never lied to (first responders). I told them everything that I did,” she said on air, adding, “I didn’t expect to make it out alive.” Though she came out without any wounds and bruises, she was in a state of loneliness and sadness. Kimberly was attracting bad reviews about herself by falling prey to all kinds of illegal drugs and habits. She was thoroughly advised by the police, but it didn’t work upon her in the long run.
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The game of hate
“When there’s hatred filled into heart, it spills out everywhere.” And same happened in the case Eminem and Kimberly Anne Scott. And with fame and popular name, comes uncontrolled anger, very often. Being a rapper, Eminem had the liberty of displaying his hatred towards his ex-wife, publicly. He included lines of hates in many of his songs. Some of them even got popular. Eminem didn’t leave a single chance of shaming Kimberly.
In an incident, he left his ex-love astonished by inviting her to one of his concerts and promising her to not expressing a word about their tough relationship. Hearing to this statement, Kimberly was filled with sumptuous joy and went for the concert. Amidst a large crowd of his fans and her ex-wife, Eminem found it as a perfect opportunity to humiliate Kimberly. He had already set up the stage for fulfilling his purpose. It was all a part of his plan. He punched a doll that represented Kimberly and included bad lines about her while rapping. She was shocked by the whole incident and cursed herself of falling prey to Eminem’s plan.
One more incident reveals a yet again shocking story about the infamous couple. It was in the night time, when Eminem, found Kim, kissing a bouncer, outside a nightclub. He got outraged by witnessing this and went on to assaulting the man brutally. He was reported guilty for the event. For which he later got arrested. Eminem, didn’t stop to this and took this incident to a whole next level. In one of his songs named “The Kiss (Skit)” he mentioned about the same event which happened on that night. The song was for the album “The Eminem Show” which became widely popular among masses. It felt like, the crowd was enjoying the tension and drift between the separated couple and apparently, it was booting Eminem to do more of such disrespectful activities against his ex-wife.
The Fall of Kimberly Anne Scott and Eminem Relations
And with time, every bad thing comes to an end.
Eminem hasn’t been spotted with anyone since the couple split for more than 10 years ago. In his interview with “Vulture” in the month of January 2018, he said,
He confessed. Expressing more about himself, he also said that he has found most of his dates on Tinder, Grindr and strip clubs.
One one hand, Eminem is seen rising with every passing year and gaining popularity among people all over the world, Kimberly Anne Scott is left with no job to contribute towards her net worth. Though, in her tenure of tumultuous with the heart throbbing rapper, her estimated net-worth has gone up to 2 million US dollars.
After going through all sorts of relationship turmoils, Kimberly Anne Scott has also achieved so much for being a caring mother and her children are living testimonies to this fact. Despite everything that happened in all her tough relationship and unfulfilled companionship, she has always wished the best for her children and today they are doing great in their well-chosen career.