As the second decade of 21st century ended, the domination of Eminem regarding to commercial success is undeniable. Eminem became the best pure selling male artists of the decade, the best single selling male artist of the decade and Recovery became the best pure selling album in the United States.
Eminem was also named the best selling artist of the previous decade (2000-2009). Being best selling male artists of the decade (2010-2019) was enough for Eminem to became the best pure selling artist of 21st century (2000-2019) in the United States. Check the announcement below:
.@Eminem is the best selling albums artist of the century in the US (pure).
— chart data (@chartdata) January 11, 2020