Tagged: 50 Cent

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Lineup announced for Hot 97 Summer Jam 2014

Mark your calendars: On June 1st, New York’s Hot 97 will host the 21st annual Summer Jam at Metlife Stadium in NJ. Today the station announced the show’s lineup, and this year the top three … read more »

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Ten Years of Get Rich or Die Tryin’

Ten years ago today, 50 Cent dropped his major label debut, Get Rich Or Die Tryin’. Generally adored, the album was maybe more impressive for capitalizing on the endless potential he’d displayed with an unprecedented … read more »

POSTED February 6, 2013 7:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: ,
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Gunplay Speaks on BET Hip-Hop Awards Brawl

Two fights broke out during the taping of the BET Hip-Hop Awards in Atlanta on Saturday. Rick Ross and Young Jeezy, who’ve been trading vague insults since 2010, had a run-in backstage. A video of … read more »

POSTED October 1, 2012 6:15PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Daily Inspiration: Chris Lighty

Chris Lighty—the Bronx kid turned history-making hip-hop executive who founded his own firm, Violator Management, in 1990 and handled clients including Diddy, 50 Cent, Mariah Carey, A Tribe Called Quest, Missy Elliott and Busta Rhymes—was … read more »

POSTED August 30, 2012 6:20PM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (3) TAGS: , , ,
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Video: Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire, “Position of Passion”

Mr. Muthafuckin eXquire and his boys hang with strippers in a makeshift basement disco in the new, officially explicit video for “Position of Passion,” a freestyle laid overtop 50 Cent’s 2005 “Position of Power” beat. … read more »

POSTED August 29, 2012 11:21AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Download 50 Cent’s 5 (Murder By Numbers) Mixtape

In a lot of ways, the (relative) humbling of 50 Cent has done wonders for his art. At their best, the mixtapes he’s released since he was the most popular artist in the country serve … read more »

POSTED July 6, 2012 12:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , ,
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50 Cent Hospitalized After Car Accident

Early this morning, Curtis Jackson bka 50 Cent was hospitalized after his car was struck from behind by a truck that lost control on the Long Island Expressway. The load that was carried by the … read more »

POSTED June 26, 2012 1:20PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,
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Stream: Wiz Khalifa f. 50 Cent, “Telescope” (Prod. by Harry Fraud)

Wiz Khalifa, lover of releasing tracks on Twitter, took to his last night to share this Harry Fraud-produced collaboration with 50 Cent, “Telepscope.” The track will be featured on Wiz’s upcoming album, O.N.I.F.C. which is … read more »

POSTED June 21, 2012 10:40AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (4) TAGS: , , ,
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Download 50 Cent’s The Lost Tape Mixtape

He might not be dominating the pop charts any more, but 50 Cent has held onto his musical ear. He’s chosen great beats for The Lost Tape, which finds him in effortless songwriter mode. Highlights … read more »

POSTED May 22, 2012 4:37PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,
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Diddy, Jay-Z, Dr. Dre, Birdman and 50 Cent are Still Rap’s Richest Dudes

Forbes has released the Forbes Five, its annual shortlist of rap’s wealthiest artists. 2012′s top earners—Diddy, Jay-Z, Dr. Dre, Bryan “Birdman” Williams and 50 Cent, in that order—were also 2011′s top earners, and rankings on … read more »

POSTED April 18, 2012 11:41AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: , , , , ,