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50 Cent

Birthdate: 6. July 1975

Curtis James Jackson III , known professionally as 50 Cent, is an American rapper, songwriter, singer, actor, television producer, entrepreneur, and investor. Born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of the borough of Queens, Jackson began selling drugs at age twelve during the 1980s crack epidemic. He later began pursuing a musical career and in 2000 he produced Power of the Dollar for Columbia Records, but days before the planned release he was shot and the album was never released. In 2002, after Jackson released the compilation album Guess Who's Back?, he was discovered by Eminem and signed to Shady Records, under the aegis of Dr. Dre's Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records.

With the aid of Eminem and Dr. Dre , Jackson became one of the world's best selling rappers and rose to prominence with East Coast hip hop group G-Unit . In 2003, he founded G-Unit Records, signing his G-Unit associates Young Buck, Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo. Jackson had similar commercial and critical success with his second album, The Massacre, which was released in 2005. He released his fifth studio album, Animal Ambition, in 2014 and as of 2019 is working on his sixth studio album, Street King Immortal. He executive produces and stars in the show Power, which airs on Starz.During his career Jackson has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and won several awards, including a Grammy Award, thirteen Billboard Music Awards, six World Music Awards, three American Music Awards and four BET Awards. He has pursued an acting career, appearing in the semi-autobiographical film Get Rich or Die Tryin' , the Iraq War film Home of the Brave and Righteous Kill . 50 Cent was ranked the sixth-best artist of the 2000s and the third-best rapper by Billboard. Rolling Stone consider Get Rich or Die Tryin' and "In da Club" to be in their lists of "100 Best Albums of the 2000s" and "100 Best Songs of the 2000s" at numbers 37 and 13 respectively. Wikipedia

„Fronting on me will shorten your life-span.“

—  50 Cent

I'm Supposed to Die Tonight
Song lyrics, The Massacre (2005)

„That watch is nice! That's what you bought for me?“

—  50 Cent

Ski Mask Way
Song lyrics, The Massacre (2005)

„There'll be no white flags, and no peace talk.“

—  50 Cent

Heat
Song lyrics, Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2003)

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„Have a baby by me, baby, be a millionaire.“

—  50 Cent

Baby By Me
Song lyrics, Before I Self Destruct (2009)

„I've got to make it to heaven; for going through hell.“

—  50 Cent

Gotta Make it to Heaven
Song lyrics, Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2003)

„Being broke is against my religion.“

—  50 Cent

Ryder Music
Song lyrics, The Massacre (2005)

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