50 Cent Net Worth
Who Is 50 Cent?
The real name of 50 Cents is Curtis James Jackson III. He is an American actor, businessman, rapper, and investor.
50 Cent Net Worth:
The net worth of 50 Cents is $20 million and this earns him a place among the top richest people in the world of Hip-Hop.
50 Cent Life History:
Curtis James Jackson III, also known as 50 Cents was born on 6th July 1975 in the neighborhood of South Jamaica. His mother died when he was 8 and his father left. He was raised by his grandmother. At the age of 12, he started to sell drugs. Thankfully, he soon realized his potential and stopped drug dealing in order to pursue a career in rapping and music. He impresses Eminem with his performance in his album after which he was signed by Shady Records, Interscope, and Aftermath Entertainment.
Dr. Dre and Eminem produced some of his songs and supported him. With their support, he started rising to fame and became one of the most successful rappers of all time. In 2003, G-Unit Records was established by him. “The Massacre” was the name of his second album that was released in 2005 which was as big of a hit as the first one. He is also the executive producer of the show “Power”. Throughout his career, Jackson has sold 30 million album CDs all over the world. This is a proof of how much people enjoy listening to him and how talented he is.
Jam Master Jay used to teach him how to structure songs, write choruses, and make records. “How to Rob” was his single that got super successful and it rose him to a level he couldn’t imagine. In 2002 he launched the album “Guess Who’s Back?”
Get Rich or Die Tryin’ was his debut album launched in 2003 sold 872,000 copies in just 4 days. The Massacre sold more than 1.14 million copies in 4 days. In 2007 he was ranked the second richest rapper.
50 Cent- Known For:
50 Cent is known for acting, rapping, business, and investing.
50 Cent- Political and Business Associations
Apart from a talented rap artist, he is a successful investor and an entrepreneur. Talent management, fragrances, apparel, liquor, mobile apps, video games, book publishing, television, headphones record, film production, health drinks, footwear, and dietary supplements are some of the things that have helped him expand his business far and wide. He has invested in a lot of stuff including real estate, consumer electronics, financial market, mining, vodka, boxing promotion, fragrances, apparel, and fashion. G-unit books is his own imprint meant for publishing books. Cheetah Vision and G-Unit films are his own film-producing firms.
He is going to star in a movie known as Escape Plan 2 and he is also working on a new album. Even though he has gone through a lot of drama in his personal life, he has never failed to entertain his fans who by the way adore him.
50 Cent Bio Info
Born: July 6, 1975, South Jamaica, Queens, New York, U.S.
Full name: Curtis James Jackson III
Height: 1.83 m
Albums: Get Rich or Die Tryin’, Curtis, Street King Immortal
TV shows: Power, 50 Cent: The Money and the Power, 50 Central
Children: Marquise Jackson, Sire Jackson
50 Cent Quotes
- Just be confident. I think confidence is the most attractive part of a person. – 50 Cent
- Some people are born with very little; some are fortunate enough to have it all. When I grew up, we didn’t have much. I had to hustle to get what I wanted… but I had that hunger for more. I didn’t always make the right choices, but I learned from my mistakes. – 50 Cent
- A man becomes as attractive as an attractive woman when he becomes successful and is publicly noted. Power’s an aphrodisiac. – 50 Cent
- Hip-hop – it’s the safari: it allows people who aren’t under those circumstances to come closer to inner-city life, to explore it without actually being in danger. It’s something kids in middle America indulge in to be rebellious. – 50 Cent
50 Cent Videos on YouTube
On 50 Cent’s rise to Fame & Fotune he might of taken a few bullets but it was a small price to pay for the lifestlye he’s rocking now.