50 Cent Reveals Cover Art For "The Kanan Tape"
50 Cent wasn't playing around when he informally announced a "Kanan" mixtape on Instagram the other day. The rapper teased fans that new music would drop this week, and today he's unveiled the official cover art for The Kanan Tape on Instagram.
50 Cent To Release "Kanan" Mixtape
At the end of September, 50 Cent announced that a new mixtape would precede the long-awaited and almost mythological Street King Immortal album. He made the announcement by previewing new music, however he didn't reveal the mixtape title.
The Game Don't Change: The Making Of "The Documentary 2"
“My nostalgia is one hundred percent Compton and zero percent snitch" - The Game --------------------- 3:35 PM, HNHH HQ, one Monday in September: the elevator door groaned open. There stood The Game and his entourage. I couldn’t actually see his face, but I could still see him, amid the flood of bodies pouring out of the elevator and into the adjacent room -- a camo snapback floating above the crowd, cocked up and backwards at the jauntiest angle possible.
50 Cent Sues His Former Lawyers For $75 Million
50 Cent is suing his former lawyers for $75 million in damages, claiming that their misinformed legal counsel has had grave financial consequences.
Rick Ross Clowns 50 Cent For Filing For Bankruptcy
Rick Ross recently visited Angie Martinez to discuss rap beefs that currently surround him, namely the Meek Mill and Drake beef and his own back-and-forth with 50 Cent.
10 Artists That Dr. Dre Put On
Dr. Dre is one of the most legendary figures in hip hop history. From his early days with the influential N.W.A. through to his most recent release Compton, the 50-year old artist has conquered multiple industries. For us, his most important contributions have been to rap music.
50 Cent Just Signed On To Produce More Shows For Starz
Power is a hit. 50 Cent's first series has quickly established itself as the most-watched series on the Starz network, and the channel has picked up on Fif's ability as a producer.Following impressive ratings in its second season, 50 has announced that he has signed a deal with Starz to produce more television.
Funniest #DuragHistoryWeek Memes
Today, September 28, officially marks the 2nd annual celebration of Durag History Week, perhaps the most important holiday ever created by Twitter. Today, unless you're LL Cool J, the durag is a relic of a bygone era, and in many ways, a better, less serious time. Most every member of hip-hop's hall of fame has been guilty, at one time or another, from donning one, whether to create a sea of gentle waves upon one's head or simply for increased aerodynamics. Below, we have featured some of the most iconic moments in Durag History, both good and bad, dating back to Biblical times.
Screen King Immortal: 10 Times 50 Cent Was Name-Dropped In Film & TV
For a while there, in the mid-2000s, 50 Cent was the most visible hip hop star in the country. To this day, he's the only rapper that my 86-year-old grandma can name. Such was his prominence that if you were writing a script for a television show or movie and needed shorthand for "a gangster rapper who everyone knows," odds are you'd pick him. Perfectly fitting the bill for the street-affiliated, unfuckwithable image popularized by '90s legends Tupac and Biggie, Fif also had a dash of showmanship that made him a little less intimidating to the general public.
Rick Ross Countersues Groundskeeper, Claims 50 Cent Set Him Up
The ongoing conflict between Rick Ross and 50 Cent just heated up big time.
50 Cent Responds To Cookie's Jab On "Empire": "You Know I Hit That"
50 Cent's Instagram diss game is off the charts. His latest masterpiece came last night when he responded to Cookie's jab in his direction on the premiere of the second season of "Empire." In the show, she called him "thirsty" for repeatedly dissing Empire Records on Instagram, a nod to the real-life rivalry between "Empire" and 50's Starz drama "Power." When 50 caught wind of this, he immediately took to Instagram to share his response. "I can't believe Cookie would say some shit like that about me," he said. "Thirsty? Me, thirsty? C'mon, you stupid?"
50 Cent To Drop Mixtape Before "Street King Immortal," Previews New Music
50 Cent has had his fair share of legal and financial troubles this year stemming from his diverse business ventures (and rogue sex tape distribution). But he's saved time to get in the studio and lay down some tracks.
50 Cent Sues Former Business Partner For $800K Over G-Unit Reality Show
50 Cent is suing former business partner Andrew Jameson for $800K in damages for falsely representing him to cable channel E!, reports TMZ.
50 Cent Reportedly Wants Vitamin Water Deal Sealed From The Public
50 Cent has been on the wrong side of several lawsuits this past year, resulting in millions of his to be lost and bankruptcy to be filed. So with that said, Fif has asked the judge in that bankruptcy case to not reveal the specifics of his Vitamin Water deal to the public.
50 Cent Sued For $200 Million By Writer Over "Power"
A writer named Larry Johnson is suing 50 Cent for $200 million, claiming that 50 stole the idea for Starz TV show "Power" from one of his manuscripts.
50 Cent Clowns Puffy's Ciroc For Its High Calorie Count
50 is at it again, continuing to clown Puffy and Ciroc. It seems he's the only one playing the game now, though French Montana has recently chimed in on behalf of the "Ciroc Boys." In his latest Instagram video, Fif tells his followers about the health benefits of choosing EFFEN vodka over Ciroc. According to Fif, there are 1700 calories in a bottle of Ciroc -- aka 2 Big Mac combos at McDonalds. He continues: "And you wondering why your big ass can't lose no weight." He then holds up a bottle of cucumber-flavored EFFEN, which is sugar-free. "Health options," folks.
50 Cent Takes A Picture With The Victim Of Rick Ross' Kidnapping & Assault
Remember when Rick Ross was charged with assault, battery and kidnapping for supposedly pistol-whipping one of his groundskeepers? Apparently Rozay did the guy so bad that he couldn't eat solid food. Ross spent about a week in jail before getting out on $2 million bail.
10 Times Rappers Were Banned From Countries
Tyler The Creator recently made headlines because he was banned from going to Australia and the UK, due to his controversial lyrics. Apparently lyrics from tracks like "VCR," "Blow," "Sarah," "Tron Cat" and "French" have been ruled so obscene, that the UK doesn't want him in their country. The craziest part? This is nothing new.
50 Cent Speaks On Sha Money XL Fallout; Sha Money Responds
50 Cent is never afraid to voice his opinion, and on Monday afternoon he did just that on a topic he’s kind of shied away from in the past. Speaking on the Hang w/ app again, Fif was asked about the relationship between him and his former G-Unit “partner” Sha Money XL, among many other things. Speaking on their history, 50 blamed part of their feud on financial disagreements and Sha Money becoming too greedy when money starting rolling in.
50 Cent's Effen Vs. Diddy's Ciroc: History Of An Instagram Vodka War
Now that 50 Cent and Diddy are two of the richest men in the industry, they conduct their beef via vodka wars, with 50 Cent putting his Effen up against Diddy's Ciroc. With millions of dollars at stake, they both dedicate a substantial portion of their social media posts to pimping vodka, and the primary vehicle by which they both promote their brand and keep the beef alife is Instagram. Let's take a look back at the history of the battle between "David Effen" and "Ciroc Obama." It now rages fiercer than ever, with no end in sight.