"The Real Slim Shady" was written by Eminem, Dr. Dre and Tommy Coster for Eminem's album 'The Marshall Mathers' (2000). It was Eminem's first song to reach no.1 in the UK and it also peaked at no.4 on the Billboard Hot 100, giving him his biggest hit up to that point. It won multiple awards, including MTV Video Music Awards as well as a Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance.
Shady made me. A line from "When I'm Gone". Beautiful song. Who knew that three words can be so meaningful. It's about how Shady templates us to do bad things. We all have a Slim Shady in us (according to the end of "The Real Slim Shady)