Daily Archives: November 9, 2012

‘Lose Yourself’ by Eminem peaks at #1 in USA 10 years ago today (2002)

(Saturday, November 9, 2002)Lose Yourself by Eminem was the #1 song on today’s Billboard’s Hot 100 singles chart for the first of 12 weeks (November 9/16/23/30, December 7/14/21/28, 2002, January 4/11/18/25, 2003).

In 2004, it was one of only three hip-hop songs from the twenty-first century to have been included on Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time, and was also the highest ranking, at number 166.