Name: 50 Cent
Birth Name: 
Curtis James Jackson III
Birth Date: 
July 6, 1975
Birth Place: 
South Jamaica, Queens, New York, U.S.A.
Occupation: 
Musician
Relationship Status: 
Dating Chelsea Handler
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50 Cent Donates $100,000 To Autism Speaks

Posted Thursday May 5, 2016 1:59 PM GMT

He found himself in quite the public relations quagmire after poking fun at a man diagnosed with autistism/Aspergers syndrome, and thankfully 50 Cent went the extra mile to make it right.

The “In Da Club” rapper donated a whopping $100,000 to the Autism Speaks organization and offered an apology for his mistake, while also asking his celebrity peers to rally behind the cause.

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50 Cent: Facing Legal Trouble Over Airport Worker Video

Posted Tuesday May 3, 2016 1:19 PM GMT

Clearly not thinking before acting, 50 Cent videotaped a janitor at the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport and accused him of being under the influence of drugs.

However, the man in question, 19-year-old Andrew Farrell, actually suffers from autism and Asperger’s syndrome and was experiencing severe social anxiety as Fiddy approached him.

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50 Cent Claims Creditors are Guilty of Slavery

Posted Wednesday February 17, 2016 9:22 AM GMT

It’s no secret that he’s in some pretty big financial trouble, and now 50 Cent is accusing his creditors of making him their slave by forcing him to pay off $30 million of debt.

According to his bankruptcy protection case, the “In Da Club” rapper (real name Curtis Jackson) states that the plan suggested by his creditors is “tantamount to slavery or involuntary servitude,” a practice made illegal by the 13th Amendment back in 1865.

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50 Cent Disses Meek Mill… Again

Posted Monday January 18, 2016 3:48 PM GMT

Carrying on their apparent rap feud, 50 Cent took shots at Meek Mill via social media over the weekend in response to Mill’s diss track.

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50 Cent: Rick Ross Owes Me $2 Million!

Posted Thursday December 24, 2015 1:00 PM GMT

His recent money problems are well-documented, and now 50 Cent is looking to collect from longtime rival Rick Ross for allegedly ripping off his hit song “In Da Club” by placing it on a mix tape last month.

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Derek Jeter Sued By Underwear Brand Fronted By 50 Cent

Posted Thursday November 19, 2015 9:44 AM GMT

Baseball icon Derek Jeter has been slapped with a lawsuit amid allegations he backed out of an underwear deal after 50 Cent was hired as brand ambassador.

The retired New York Yankees legend reportedly signed a three-year deal to serve as a company director at RevolutionWear Frigo in 2011 and help promote the Swedish firm.

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50 Cent Goes Medieval on Vivica A. Fox Following Gay Accusations

Posted Monday November 9, 2015 2:38 PM GMT

He’s been wading through financial difficulties over the past few months and now Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson is on the receiving end of claims that he’s actually homosexual.

During “Watch What Happens Live” on Sunday night (November 8), Vivica A. Fox implied that the “In Da Club” rapper is gay when Andy Cohen asked her, “What were your thoughts when 50 Cent blamed the [Empire] season ratings dip on ‘gay stuff.’”

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50 Cent: Fine, I’m Broke!

Posted Wednesday July 22, 2015 8:10 AM GMT

He’s been trying to play off his bankruptcy as if it’s not a big deal, but it turns out Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson really doesn’t have very much money to his name.

On Tuesday (July 21) the “Get Rich or Die Tryin” rapper testified in court that his social media photos flaunting jewelry and cars is all just a show, and that he’s only worth $4.4 million. Fiddy was ordered to pay Latonia Levinson $5 million for leaking her sex tape five years ago, but he says he doesn’t even have enough in the bank to comply.

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