For the first time ever, rapper and music mogul 50 Cent will be performing his debut album, Get Rich Or Die Trying in its entirety at the SXSW Festival 2012 in Austin, Texas. The Shady 2.0 showcase will be supported by acts like Slaughterhouse, Yelawolf, Big K.R.I.T., Schoolboy Q, Action Bronson, Don Trip and more and will go down on Friday, March 16th at Austin Music Hall. More info here.
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Diamond-selling rapper and actor 50 Cent is back on his mixtape grind. Next week 50 will be releasing a new mixtape, to commemorate the 10th anniversary of his 2002 mixtape, 50 Cent Is The Future. 50 is also releasing a video for each track off the mixtape. 50 is in the studio working on his new album. He also stars in the inspirational drama All Things Fall Apart, premiering December 3 on BET. Peep 50′s tweets below:
New York’s rapper and business mogul 50 Cent is going Hollywood. 50 recently landed his first TV role on the small screen in an upcoming episode of The Finder. According to reports, 50 has been tapped to star in an episode of the show this winter. His character is “Big Glade,” a Hip-Hop mogul who is attempting to recover missing masters from a deceased rapper, that recorded for his record label.
With a net worth of around $550 million, Diddy has been picked by Forbes as the front runner to become hip-hop’s first billionaire. But…Birdman thinks he will beat Diddy to the Forbes 400 list. (more…)
Without an official date set, 50 Cent still has plan to drop his long-delayed forthcoming LP Black Magic, which is rumored to have a new title. 50 haven’t had a song on radio or video on BET in a while, but that didn’t stop him from getting money. Over the past year, 50 ranked in millions from movies, headphones, endorsement deals and a new energy drink called Street King. The Queens native recently spoke to Complex magazine about his upcoming LP.
Interscope rapper 50 Cent will not be releasing his upcoming LP Black Magic, but will work on other artists projects because of ongoing issues with his label. Last night Tuesday (July 26) 50 took to his official Twitter account @50Cent to blast his label. The G-Unit CEO also said he will be leaking Dr. Dre’s new single “Psycho” today Wednesday (July 27) at 2pm. Peep 50 tweets below:
Twitter is all abuzzed right now about tweets coming from Rick Ross’s twitter “verified account” but it’s now named 50 Cent and it’s sending out major disses against newly signed Shawty Lo and it’s just real blatant hijinx that even the “widely known for pranks”, 50 Cent could or would mastermind. Whoever hacked the account is relishing in the chaos according to the tweets after the jump. (more…)