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Eminem coined the term “Stan”

Eminem coined the term “Stan,” when he released “Stan” featuring Dido in 2000. The single was about an obsessed fan who is in love with him. Since then “Stan” has been used to describe a super fan. “Stan” has been added to the Oxford American Dictionary.

The singer Dido who was featured on the song, ended up naming her song Stanley.

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