With the release of his fourth studio album, 50 Cent has found himself in an unfamiliar position.
These days, the rap behemoth, who has sold 30 million albums worldwide since 2003’s landmark Get Rich Or Die Tryin’, has had to answer to lackluster sales of his latest release Before I Self Destruct. The much-hyped project, which debuted with 160,000 copies this past November, represents a career low for the Queens… Continue
Have you ever read about an upcoming game and just knew in your heart that it was going to be awful? And what about the games that you don't see coming, the games you don't even know about until you happen to stumble upon them? These games have something in common: the potential to surprise… Continue
50 cent im Miami doing a impromptu commercial for new Drink sensation Drank (drankmiami.com) ends up dissing Chris Brown at the end of the video. FUNNY!!! Drank Drank Drank Drank lol Shout out to www.thetrendformers.com for the…
Added by DJ Kris Prime on December 21, 2009 at 12:30am —
XXL: Before I Self Destruct was supposed to come out back in 2007, before Curtis; how much different is the album now from then?
50 Cent: It’s a huge difference—production changes, and me being able to reevaluate what I was trying to say. Like, there was nothing the matter with what I created the first time; it was just, to me, I… Continue
Added by TheNew50Cent on December 14, 2009 at 8:00am —
50 Cent and business partner Vitaminwater, now have the available 50's Sound Lab App on the App Store. Through Romplr, the popular interactive music platform developed by Moderati, fans of Vitaminwater and 50 Cent can now use their iPhone or iPod touch to create and share their own mixes of "Baby by Me," the first single off of 50's new LP Before I Self Destruct.
"Vitaminwater is calling on all of its fans to get inspired and start…Continue
Added by TheNew50Cent on December 13, 2009 at 11:30am —
Lil Kim said it best, “Money, power, respect… That’s the key to life.” In hip-hop especially there are no greater motivational tools than those three. Dissect the importance of each, and you’ll see that the first and third are byproducts of the second. And there are few scholars out there with more knowledge on how to obtain power than writer Robert Greene. A New York Times best-selling author, Greene is best… Continue
37. 50 Cent
GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN'
In Fiddy's hands, the thug life was not merely a lifestyle — it was a code, an ethos, a Zen path to showbiz glory. When Dr. Dre and Eminem unleashed him in 2003, America couldn't get enough of the ripped, tatted, bullet-riddled stud. 50's debut was full of dark, nickel-plated songs where he played up his hardcore image, but he also had no shame… Continue
Despite 50 Cent calling Jay-Z Beyonce’s husband and more recently jabbing that he thinks he’s Jesus, rumor has it that the two may actually be working together behind the scenes. A source who recently found himself eavesdropping on a conversation at a certain New York Giant’s office,… Continue
50 Cent hit up BBC Radio1 to check in with the UK's #1 instigator, Tim Westwood. He addressed the Tiger Woods saga, letting Tim know the mistakes he feels Tiger made with his jump offs. I found it really interesting how Tim pretended not to remember that it was he who basically goaded Jay-Z into saying… Continue