50 Cent News

 
  • Cover of 50 Cent Announces "Street King Immortal" Release Date
    50 Cent dropped his Animal Ambition album as expected on June 3rd, and he promised his long-delayed Street King Immortal would proceed Animal Ambition. He's following through on that promise, having finally announced a release date for the album, which will arrive prior to the G-Unit reunion LP.
  • Cover of Charts Don’t Lie: June 15
    50 Cent entered the Billboard 200 this week, with Animal Ambition moving more than the projected amount, although it's still not the numbers Fif used to do. It's independent numbers though, with a showing of 47,000 units.
  • Cover of 50 Cent's "Power" TV Show For Starz Network Gets An Air Date [Update: "Power" Renewed For Second Season]
    50 Cent has quite a bit on his plate at the moment, a lot of which is actually centered around film and TV.
  • Cover of First Week Sales For 50 Cent's "Animal Ambition" Are Here
    The numbers have arrived for 50 Cent's new solo album Animal Ambition. The album, which dropped on June 3rd, was projected to move around 30,000-35,000 units opening week.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Takes On Executive Producer Role In "B.M.F." Film
    50 Cent has some experience in film and television at this point. From his acting debut in Get Rich Or Die Tryin', to his executive production on new Starz crime drama, Power, Fif is finding his way into the film industry.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Calls Out Slowbucks For Snitching, Says He Doesn't Snatch Chains
    50 Cent and Slowbucks have been entangled in some legal drama ever since Hot 97 Summer Jam went down, and Slowbucks lost his chain thanks to someone snatching it off his neck. That someone is allegedly a member of Fif's entourage (and reportedly the guy was arrested over the weekend).
  • Cover of 50 Cent Plans To Release "Street King Immortal" In September
    You can't knock 50 Cent's hustle. Animal Ambition, his first album in five years, was just released this past Tuesday, and Fif already has another solo project prepped for later this year. Street King Immortal, as it's called, has been in the works since 2012, but earlier this week 50 said it would finally be
  • Cover of Slowbucks Holds Press Conference On Summer Jam Incident [Update: 50 Cent Affiliate Reportedly Arrested]
    In response to an on-stage skirmish that quickly went viral, Slow of Queens duo Slowbucks just hosted a press conference to reveal the legal action he's taking against 50 Cent and others for allegedly stealing his chain and roughing him up in front of thousands of people.
  • Cover of Samples Of The Week: June 5
    When hip-hop began, samples were all that DJs and producers had to construct instrumental tracks with. They'd dig through crates of vinyl trying to find isolated drum breaks, melodies or vocals that they could repurpose for use in hip-hop music.
  • Cover of 50 Cent's "Animal Ambition" First Week Sales Projections
    50 Cent has definitely been putting himself out there in order to heavily promote his new solo album, Animal Ambition, which officially dropped yesterday. The rapper not only reunited with G-Unit this past week, putting plenty of spotlight on him, but he also has done numerous interview. 
  • Cover of G-Unit Possibly Working On New Album [Update: 50 Cent Announces New Album On The Way]
    G-Unit returned in full form yesterday, following a reunion on stage at Summer Jam, with a new freestyle over Hit-Boy & HS87's "Grindin' My Whole Life." The track was originally a posse cut from HS87, so there was plenty of space for 50 Cent, Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck (and Kidd Kidd) to rap over it.
  • Cover of Review: 50 Cent's "Animal Ambition"
    On Animal Ambition, 50 Cent returns to the old street-ready sound that made him a household name back in 2003. Unfortunately, a lot has changed in hip-hop since 50’s debut.
  • Cover of G-Unit Tapped As Performers For New York Mets Post-Game Concert
    The G-Unit reunion is starting to look pretty official, following the crew's surprise performance at Summer Jam, they've carefully calculated their next moves: dropping a remix "Nah I'm Talkin' 'Bout," a collective appearance at 50's "Starz" TV show premiere where they discussed a possible G-Unit LP, and another hot re
  • Cover of Ja Rule Responds To 50 Cent Performing Diss Track At Summer Jam
    50 Cent has been raising eyebrows more than ever over the last few months. In recent interviews, the NY rapper took every opportunity he could to take shots at his former G-Unit crew, only to reunite with them onstage at Summer Jam last night.
  • Cover of G-Unit Reunites At Summer Jam
    Apparently 50 likes his milk spoiled. Just a few months after referring to his G-Unit associates as "having an expiration date," the general has officially reunited live onstage with Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks and Young Buck.
  • Cover of Live Stream Summer Jam XXI, Featuring Sets From Nas, 50 Cent, Nicki Minaj And Lil Wayne
    HOT 97's twenty-first Summer Jam concert kicks off at East Rutherford's MetLife Stadium within the hour, and a live stream of the event has been made available for those of us unable to attend.
  • Cover of Stream 50 Cent's New Album "Animal Ambition"
    After a four album run with Interscope, 50 Cent is about to release his very first project as an independent artist next week. While we already heard most of the tracks, thanks to Fif’s weekly roll-out plan, we can now stream the entire album for free thanks to the good folks at DJ Booth.
  • Cover of Troy Ave Responds To 50 Cent's Comment That Tony Yayo & Lloyd Banks Are His Hype Men
    50 Cent has been trolling long before the days of the internet. Almost every interview with the outspoken rapper finds him making a few deliberate statements to get a rise out of someone, often another rapper.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Makes Fun Of His Opening Pitch At Mets Game
    By now, we've all had a good laugh at 50 Cent's failure of a pitch for the Mets game last night in New York.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Calls Diddy A "Sucker"
    50 Cent, always the outspoken rapper, shared his thoughts on Diddy in a recent interview with GQ, which he managed to sum up neatly into one very short sentence.
  • Cover of T.I. & 50 Cent Address Floyd Mayweather Brawl On Instagram
    A scuffle involving both T.I. and boxing champion Floyd Mayweather broke out at a Fatburger in Las Vegas yesterday, and while we got a pretty in-depth recounting of the incident from Floyd, T.I. has been silent on the matter.
  • Cover of 50 Cent "Couldn't Get Past" The Thought That Donald Sterling's Girlfriend "Betrayed" Him
    Many rappers have weighed in on the Donald Sterling controversy, the majority of which have been furious with the former Clippers owner over his racist comments. 50 Cent however, seems to be more concerned with how Sterling himself was treated in the situation.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Reveals Interscope Paid Him $23 Million Upon His Departure
    50 Cent's departure from Interscope was a long time coming, as the rapper reveals in a new interview with Business News Network, it took four years to negotiate. 50 says he received a payout of $23 million upon leaving Interscope.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Reveals "Animal Ambition" Tracklist [Update: Deluxe Tracklist Revealed]
    50 Cent's Animal Ambition will hit shelves on June 3rd, and while we've heard a good deal of its tracks, the complete tracklist has been a mystery up to this point. But today, the album's back cover leaked, giving us all a good look at the tracks' names and features that will appear on it.
  • Cover of 50 Cent Says Jay Z "Inherited" Drake Beef From Kanye West
    50 Cent is no stranger to beef, so it's no surprise he has a few opinions concerning the recent back-and-forth between Drake and Jay Z.
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