Adding to his monster year on the charts and his 10 Grammy nominations, Eminem has been named No. 1 in several categories on iTunes year-end “Rewind 2010” list.
The Detroit Lyricist racked up both Album of the Year for last May’s Recovery, and Artist of the Year honors. In addition his hit single, “Love the Way you Lie” with Rihanna was the No. 3 top-selling song of the year.
Other hip-hop artists that earned their way onto the iTunes roundup included B.o.B who had the No. 4 highest selling song with “Airplanes,” and was also named Best New Artist. Drake’s Thank Me Later, was No. 6 on the highest grossing album list.
In the hip-hop category, “Love the Way you Lie” was named best single, Thank Me Later was named best disc and Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday was heralded as breakthrough LP of the year.
To read the entire rundown visit the iTunes store. —Elan Mancini