50 cent Net worth.
50 cent real name is Curtis James Jackson III.
He is an American rapper.
He is also a singer, songwriter, actor, television producer, entrepreneur, and investor.
He was born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of the borough of Queens. He started to sell drugs at the age of twelve during the 1980s crack epidemic.
50 Cent’s net worth is 30 MILLION USD. This is a huge drop from last year. His net worth last year is 150 MILLION USD (Forbes magazine)
50 cent Biography and Lifestyle.
He was born on July 6th 1975 in South Jamaica, New York, United States.
The name of his mother is Sabrina.
Sabrina was a drug dealer.
Meanwhile, Sabrina took good care of 50 cent until when 50 cent was 8 years.
Sabrina later died in a mysterious fire.
50 cent started boxing at the age 11.
Similarly, at the age of 12, he had began dealing on narcotics. Although his grandparents thought he was in after-school programs at time.
He would brought guns and drug money to school.
Meanwhile, he was later caught by metal detectors at Andrew Jackson High School.
After that incidence, 50 cent stopped hiding the fact that he is a bad boy. He started selling drugs openly without fear of being further arrested.
On June 29, 1994 50 cent was arrested again and sentenced to three to nine years in prison.
Meanwhile, Kelvin Darnell Martin is the original 50 Cent but Curtis James Jackson adopted it.
On May 24, 2000, gunman attacked 50 cent outside his grandmother’s former home in South Jamaica.
The assailant walked up and fired nine shots at close range with a 9mm handgun.
They shot him on the hand, arm, hip, both legs, chest and left cheek. He however did not die but sustain several wounds which include swollen tongue, the loss of a wisdom tooth and a slightly slurred voice. They killed the alleged attacker three weeks later.
Meanwhile, In the hospital Jackson signed a publishing deal with Columbia Records before he was dropped from the label and blacklisted by the recording industry because of his song, “Ghetto Qu’ran” He was restricted from U.S. studio, he later went to Canada.
50 cent recorded over thirty songs for mixtapes to build his reputation.
From 2002 to 2006 he rise to fame.
50 cent has made a highly successful business career.
He has invested in a highly diversified variety of industries. Such as
artist and talent management, record, television, and film production, footwear, apparel, fragrances, liquor, video games, mobile apps, book publishing, headphones and health drinks and dietary supplements. He has also invested in real estate, financial market investments, mining, boxing promotion, vodka, fragrances, consumer electronics and fashion.
He is the sole owner of G-Unit Records.
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