50 Cent

Jun
11
50 Cent Scores No. 4 Debut with ‘Animal Ambition’

50 Cent

50 Cent roars onto the charts this week with his first album in nearly five years, but was it able to live up to his past success? The results are in.

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Jun
10
New Music: G-Unit – ‘Ordinary’

Ordinary

With a new album due later this year, G-Unit keeps the freestyles coming. After remixing Hit-Boy’s “Grindin’ My Whole Life” and Drake’s “0 to 100,” 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Young Buck, and Kidd Kidd take on Trey Songz and Jeezy’s “Ordinary.” The squad puts the basics on blast and big up their lavish lifestyles.

50 is set to return to the top 10 this week with his album Animal Ambition, which is expected to sell 35-40,000 copies. Final sales will be announced tomorrow.

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Jun
9
50 Cent Performs with G-Unit at Webster Hall

G-Unit

A week after reuniting at Summer Jam, G-Unit shared the stage once again at 50 Cent’s Animal Ambition release concert at Webster Hall in New York on Sunday.

In addition to his own hits, 50 joined Lloyd Banks, Young Buck, Tony Yayo, and Kidd Kidd while performing their “0 to 100″ remix “Real Quick,” “Nah I’m Talking ‘Bout,” “Rider Pt. 2,” and “Straight Outta Southside.”

He also took a shot at his latest rival, Slowbucks, who held a press conference to announce an investigation into an incident at Summer Jam. “There’s so many police in here courtesy of Slowbucks,” said Curtis.

Expect much more from G-Unit this year. The group will perform with 50 at Citi Field on June 14 and release a new album by late November.

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Jun
6
50 Cent Stars in ‘Maleficent’ Parody

Malefiftycent

50 Cent has had a busy week. After performing at Summer Jam, releasing his fifth album Animal Ambition, and reuniting with G-Unit, he capped it off with an appearance on Thursday’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”

The hip-hop mogul once again spoke about his horrible first pitch at the Mets game and an opportunity for fans to sleep over at his house.

Plus, he starred in a hilarious parody of Disney’s “Maleficent,” where he played Angelina Jolie’s villain character.

“I’ve been shot nine times, I’m not afraid of no little white girl,” says 50 to Elle Fanning in the trailer.

The movie even has its own 50-inspired slogan: “Get witch or die tryin’.”

Watch Curtis Jackson in “Malefiftycent” below.

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Jun
4
50 Cent Announces New G-Unit Album

G-Unit

50 Cent just dropped his Animal Ambition album, but he’s already on to the next. The rapper revealed that a new G-Unit album will arrive later this year.

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Jun
3
New Music: Fabolous f/ 50 Cent – ‘Cuffin Season (Remix)’

Cuffin Season (Remix)

Animal Ambition may be in stores, but 50 Cent isn’t slowing down. The hip-hop mogul teams up with Fabolous on the remix to “Cuffin Season.” The New York MCs debuted the song live at Summer Jam on Sunday. The original appears on Loso’s mixtape Soul Tape 3.

50′s independent album is expected to sell 30-35,000 copies in its first week, according to HITS.

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Jun
3
Video: 50 Cent – ‘Animal Ambition’

50 Cent

With his fifth album Animal Ambition in stores today, 50 Cent unleashes the wild video for the title track. The hip-hop tycoon warns the competition to not get between him and his paper, while cavorting with a menagerie of ladies in the Eif Rivera-directed clip.

“Got the eye of the tiger, I’m on that animal shit,” he roars.

Animal Ambition features appearances from Trey Songz, Yo Gotti, Jadakiss, and ScHoolboy Q, who appears on the deluxe version.

50 has plans to release two albums this year. In addition to Animal Ambition, Street King Immortal is scheduled to arrive in late 2014.

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