Stan has been called one of Eminem's best songs and is considered one of his signature songs.
Rolling Stone magazine ranked the song #290 in their list in The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
By the early 2000s, Eminem had already altered the rap and pop culture landscape forever.
Now, he’s officially done the same with the English language.
And then he'll take over and make it even better." Dido found mainstream success in 2000 after rapper Eminem featured a sample of her track "Thank You" on his hit song "Stan." The exposure helped the singer's 2003 "Life For Rent" album to land at No.
4 on the Billboard 200 album chart that year, fuelled by singles "White Flag" and "Life For Rent," and earned her a Grammy nomination.
Coincidentally, both songs were released as singles in late 2000.
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Acoustic pop singer Dido shot to fame a decade ago as the soft crooner on U. rapper Eminem's hit song, "Stan." After what she calls "disappearing" for while, she is back this week with her first album in five years - with a more electronic sound.
The London-based singer, 41, has sold more than 29 million albums since her debut album "No Angel" in 1999, She will release "Girl Who Got Away" in the United States on Tuesday.
Her 2008 album "Safe Trip Home" was less successful albeit critically acclaimed.
Her song for the soundtrack of Danny Boyle's 2010 film "127 Hours" earned her an Academy Award nomination.
Recently, the Oxford English Dictionary added the term “Stan” to its hallowed database, citing Slim Shady as its likely originator.