Tony Yayo Says G-Unit Was Better Broke "I Would Love To See a G-Unit Reunion...When We Were Broke, We Had So Much Fun" [Video]



MTV writes:

They say money is the root of all evil. That may or may not be true, but it definitely is the root of the G-Unit rift. That's if you ask 50 Cent's right-hand man Tony Yayo.

"You know what's crazy? It's like when we didn't have any money, things were better," the Talk of New York told MTV News last week when asked about the possibility of his group G-Unit reuniting.

50 Cent, Lloyd Banks and Yayo were the founding members of the group, which made their mark on rap's underground mixtape scene in the early 2000s as Fif's career was skyrocketing. At one time, the group boasted as many as five members with Young Buck and Game joining the clique. By the time the crew dropped their sophomore album T.O.S: Terminate on Sight in 2008, Game was long at odds with the group and Buck was on his way out. Lately however, it seems as if even the core trio can't get along, with a notable distance between Fif and Banks.


"When everybody got money, it's like things just went downhill, so it's like, I dunno, egos," Yayo said trying to give some sort of context to the rift. "I would love to see a G-Unit reunion. I would love to see me, Banks and 50 definitely onstage."

Having Game or Young Buck rejoin the fold however seems highly unlikely. "My problem with [Game] is that once he got to the point where he wanted to be, when he sold 5 million records, it was G-Unot," he said. "So it's like why would you want a reunion now if you want to be the guy to bring down the brand and the name."

All the dysfunction has Yayo frustrated with the hip-hop game. As a soloist he's released one major label debut and a slew of mixtapes, but lately he's just not feeling things like he used to. "When we were broke, and we didn't have a pot to p*** in, we were all callin' each other's phones and that's the thing that just upsets me the most, and it makes me just want to say, 'F--- rap,' " he said candidly. "Loyalty is my biggest thing. 50 helped all of us eat. We all had mansions; we all had Bentleys; so if Fif is in a bad mood or feels a certain way that day, you just eat that. You learn to judge your friends for who they are."

Views: 40514

Comment

You need to be a member of ThisIs50.com to add comments!

Join ThisIs50.com




Members

 


Example Searches:
music, girls, Bentley

Latest Activity

VeinyDickTracy commented on ChasinDatPaper's blog post Wiz Khalifa x The Breakfast Club: Talks MGK Violating The Bro Code By Dating Amber Rose, Knowing The Kanye West 'Finger In The Booty' Story Before It Was Tweeted, Rostrum Records Lawsuit (Video)
"Why don't they ask him why he doesn't get help for severe anorexia? Yes it is mostly a female disease, but he clearly has it."
8 minutes ago
Yactown Tige liked Besir Esati's blog post 50 Cent Says 'Power' Is Just Like His Music Career In This One Way, Talks How He 'Fell In Love' With The TV Series & More (Video)
20 minutes ago
SuperStarPrJay posted a blog post

New Mr Globe "Show The Show" Album Available Now! @Globesk1

Mr Globe is a San Diego native and upcoming hip hop recording artist. Today we've got the hot new debut album from the rapper, the Mr Globe Show The Show album which is out and available now for purchase!The new Show For Show album dropped two days ago on June 22nd. Mr Globe's debut album has a total of 15 tracks with only a couple guest features. Check out the track list for Show The Show down below!1.) Car Out 2.) Industry…See More
25 minutes ago
sincere liked Besir Esati's blog post Rotimi - Summer Bangerz (Stream)
1 hour ago
Kareem Williams posted a blog post

Boldy James – Toast to the Kings Featuring Red Handed And Kevo Hendricks

Boldy James – Toast to the Kings Featuring Red Handed And Kevo HendricksBoldy James (Mass Appeal records), Protégé of Hip Hop Legend, Nasir Jones, A/K/A Nas, unites with …See More
2 hours ago
Larry leal posted blog posts
2 hours ago
sincere liked ChasinDatPaper's blog post Hot 97's Megan Ryte Interviews 50 Cent, Lela Loren, Courtney A. Kemp, Joseph Sikora, Omari Hardwick, Lucy Walters & More At 'Power' Season 3 Premiere At SVA Theatre In NYC! (Video)
2 hours ago
Keon Freeman posted a blog post

This Is 50 Exclusive Pat Liban

In a game that's mostly dominated by sugar-coated pop and bubblegum verses, Pat Liban just might be that breath of fresh air that pops the bubble. With his Lebanese roots and versatile musical palot, Pat Liban creates music that is a reflection of his life experiences, and incorporates heavy drums mixed with raw hip hop flare and distinct melodies. The first single off of “Dope Beats & Fine Wine” is titled “Hello Morning.” It was produced by Jon Glass and has already gotten over 96 thousand…See More
2 hours ago

© 2016   Created by 50 Cent.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Privacy Policy  |  Terms of Service

© 2012   Created by 50 Cent.   Powered by .

Badges  |  Help  |  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy