'Stan' was added to the Oxford English Dictionary 17 years after Eminem's hit song

Beliebers have two things they can credit Eminem for today: Justin Bieber's current hairstyle and coining the term that helped usher in today's high organized and powerful fandom culture. Stan is now officially in the Oxford English Dictionary

It's defined as, "An overzealous or obsessive fan of a particular celebrity." It can be used as a verb, too, as in, "I know Eminem is a rap god, but I really stan for Dido."

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