50 Cent
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1975-07-06
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50 Cent Biography (Wikipedia)

Curtis James Jackson III (born July 6, 1975), known professionally as 50 Cent, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, 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 (who produced his first major-label album, Get Rich or Die Tryin'), Jackson became one of the world's best selling rappers and rose to prominence with East Coast hip hop group G-Unit (which he leads de facto). 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 is working on his sixth studio album, Street King Immortal. He executive produces and stars in the show Power, which airs on Starz.

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Candy Shop (feat. Olivia)
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Candy Shop (feat. Olivia)
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Window Shopper
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Window Shopper
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W*****a
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W*****a
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21 Questions (feat. Nate Dogg)
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21 Questions (feat. Nate Dogg)
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Ayo Technology (feat. Justin Timberlake & Timbaland)
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Ayo Technology (feat. Justin Timberlake & Timbaland)
The Game
Hate It Or Love It (G-Unit Remix) (feat. 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck & Tony Yayo)
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Hate It Or Love It (G-Unit Remix) (feat. 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck & Tony Yayo)
Jeremih
Down On Me (feat. 50 Cent)
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Down On Me (feat. 50 Cent)
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In Da Club
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In Da Club
Joe
Ride Wit U (feat. G-Unit & 50 Cent)
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Ride Wit U (feat. G-Unit & 50 Cent)
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Baby By Me (feat. Ne-Yo)
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Baby By Me (feat. Ne-Yo)
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Best Friend (Remix) (feat. Olivia)
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Best Friend (Remix) (feat. Olivia)
Ciara
Can't Leave 'Em Alone
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Can't Leave 'Em Alone
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The Good Die Young
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The Good Die Young
Craig David
Ayo Technology vs. Hot Stuff
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Ayo Technology vs. Hot Stuff
The Game
Hate It Or Love It (feat. 50 Cent)
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Hate It Or Love It (feat. 50 Cent)
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P.I.M.P.
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P.I.M.P.
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Many Men (Wish Death)
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Many Men (Wish Death)
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Just A Lil Bit
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Just A Lil Bit
Mary J. Blige
Let Me Be The 1
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Let Me Be The 1
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What Up Gangsta
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What Up Gangsta
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P.I.M.P. (Remix) (feat. Snoop Dogg, Lloyd Banks & Young Buck)
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P.I.M.P. (Remix) (feat. Snoop Dogg, Lloyd Banks & Young Buck)
The Game
How We Do (feat. 50 Cent)
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How We Do (feat. 50 Cent)
The Notorious B.I.G.
The Realest
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The Realest
Lil’ Kim
Magic Stick (feat. 50 Cent)
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Magic Stick (feat. 50 Cent)
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If I Can't
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If I Can't
Tony Yayo
So Seductive (feat. 50 Cent)
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So Seductive (feat. 50 Cent)
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