The businessman, rapper, producer, singer and one of the hip-hop artists “Curtis Jackson“. He is actually known for rags-to-riches life story and streetwise raps. Before this, his life was badly stuck in a number of crimes that included violence and drugs.
Later on, he turned his life and thought to do something well and good so he became the rap star and in the year 2003, he achieved the stardom along with the “Get Rich or Die Tryin” album.
He also makes an investment in companies of video games and soda water. After this, he became one of the great businessmen. As he has a great talent so, he decides to make his career also in acting as an actor.
Personal Information of 50 Cent:
- Date of his birth: 50 cents was born in the year 1975 on the 6th of July.
- Birthplace: His hometown and birthplace are “Queens New York City, United States”.
- Full name: 50 cent’s full name is “Curtis James Jackson”.
- Nicknames: 50 cents and Ferrari F-50.
- Height: He is a black guy with 183 cm or 6ft of height.
- Nationality: He is an American inhabitant.
- Family: Curtis James Jackson got married to “Sabrina Jackson“. They have two children one is “Sire Jackson” a son and “Marquise Jackson” also a boy. Both of his children are from two different mothers.
- Net Worth: 50 cents is one of the richest actors, producers, and rappers whose net worth reaches up to $30 million. And this net worth was estimated in recent years.
Early years of 50 cent Life:
50 Cents whose by birth name is “Curtis James Jackson III” born in 1975 and look after by his mother in New York City. As 50 cents mother was a drug dealer and smuggler woman, so she died of fire and that time James Jackson was as young as eight years old. After the death of his mother, he was looked after by his grandmother.
When he grows up to 12 years, he was interested in boxing but then he became a drug dealer as his mother. Jackson has also been arrested by the Police in case of many crimes at the age of 19 years because of dealing with heroin, crack, and cocaine.
Then he moves towards Boot camp and starts rapping here. Because of rapping, he got the title of “50 Cent”
Movies list of 50 Cent:
- Get Rich or Die Tryin’ (2005)
- Home of the Brave (2006)
- Righteous Kill (2008)
- Before I Self Destruct (2009 Video)
- Streets of Blood (2009 Video)
- Caught in the Crossfire (2010)All Things Fall Apart (2011)
- Escape Plan (2013)
- Fire with Fire (II) (2012)
Awards and Achievements of 50 Cents:
- He won Best Rap Performance Award by “Grammy” in the year 2010.
- He achieved the top artist Award by “Billboard Music” in the years 2003 and 2005.
- 50 Cent won the “BET Award” for the best new artist.
- BET Hip Hop Award won by 50 Cents from Hustler of the Year.
- Top Hot 100 artist by Billboard Music Award.
- He won the award for International Breakthrough Act by “Brit Award“.
Albums and Discography of 50 Cents:
American musician and singer 50 Cents aired ten mixtapes, complication albums (four), Soundtrack Album (one), studio album (five) and up to 88 music videos. 50 Cent is one of the top best sixth hip-hop selling artists of Neilsen SoundScan.
Who sold his 16,786,000 albums in the United States. Not only this he also signed a contract with Shady Records in the year 2002 and then he releases the first debut studio Album named “Get Rich or Die Tryin”. And this was the first album who fetch him on the top of success.