About 50 Cent
Although 50 Cent's popularity has died down in recent years, he remains one of the most successful rappers to ever do it, actualizing his dream of becoming wealthy without losing his life in the process (his debut album Get Rich Or Die Tryin’ has been certified eight times platinum).
Throughout his career, he’s collaborated with the likes of ONYX, Dr. Dre, Eminem, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo, Miss Elliot, Jennifer Lopez, Mary J. Blige, 50 Cent, Nate Dogg, Snoop Dogg, Daz Dillinger, Kardinall Offishall, Justin Timberlake, LL Cool J, J. Cole, Adam Levine, Chief Keef, Wiz Khalifa, 2 Chainz, Mariah Carey, Gucci mane, Pusha T, Busta Rhymes, Wyclef Jean, Jeremih, Beanie Siegel, Lil Kim and more, as well as Young Buck, Olivia, Spider Loc, M.O.P., Ma$e, 40 Glocc, Lil Scrappy, Freeway, Mobb Deep and The Game during G-Unit’s golden era.
Most recently, he stated that he’d never work with Game again, and is He’s currently working on a mixtape titled Animal Ambition, as well as his anticipated fifth studio album Street King Immortal, and continues to pursue an acting career, having recently appeared alongside Robert Deniro in Last Vegas. Oh yeah, Pharrell apparently wants to record an album with him in the near future as well. Stay tuned, y'all.
- 50 Cent attended New York's Andrew Jackson High School.
- His mother Sabrina gave birth to him when she was only fifteen years old.
- After his mother's untimely death, 50 was raised in his grandparents' house with eight aunts and uncles.
- 50 was first arrested in high school after his gym teacher discovered crack vials in his sneakers.
- 50 Cent bought Mike Tyson's mansion with the proceeds from "In Da Club".
- In the eighties, 50 competed as an amateur boxer in the Junior Olympics.
- His moniker was inspired by a thief from Brooklyn of the same name.
- 50 Cent's first record deal was with the late Jam Master Jay's JMJ imprint.
- 50 was the first solo artist to have three singles in the Billboard Top 5 simultaneously, those being "How We Do", "Candy Shop" and "Disco Inferno".
- 50 Cent is left handed.
Top SongsALL SONGS
- Telescope Wiz Khalifa Feat. 50 Cent463K Views179 Comments
- We Up 50 Cent Feat. Kendrick Lamar & Kidd Kidd354K Views175 Comments
- This Is Murder Not Music 50 Cent329K Views327 Comments
- Smoke 50 Cent Feat. Trey Songz327K Views348 Comments
- 9 Shots 50 Cent321K Views339 Comments
- Syllables Eminem Feat. Jay Z, Dr. Dre, Stat Quo, Ca$his & 50 Cent311K Views12 Comments
Recent VideosALL VIDEOS
- 50 Cent Throws Out Terrible First Pitch At Mets Game51,524 Views39 Comments
- 50 Cent "The Funeral" Video43,167 Views42 Comments
- 50 Cent "Definition Of Sexy " Video38,992 Views4 Comments
- 50 Cent "Don't Worry 'Bout It" Video34,809 Views47 Comments
- 50 Cent Plays "F, Marry, Kill" With Rihanna, Nicki Minaj & Iggy Azalea31,877 Views30 Comments
- Before I Self Destruct2006
- Get Rich Or Die Tryin' 2003
- The Massacre2005
Top MixtapesALL MIXTAPES
- The Big 1050 Cent313K Views 112K Downloads 184 Comments
- 5 (Murder by Numbers)50 Cent236K Views 64K Downloads 139 Comments
- No Mercy, No FearG-Unit25K Views 4.1K Downloads 2 Comments
Top StoriesALL NEWS
- Stay Sober: Rappers Who Don't Smoke Or Drink310,712 Views
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