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Gideon Yego: Hi Im Gideon Yego with MTV news. 4 weeks strong at number one and the Eminem Show is still outperforming almost every other record released this year. One shady fellow not included on the dvd but who we're sure to see alot of this year, is the newest soldier of Eminem and Dr. Dre's Shady/Aftermath army, 50 Cent. 50 Cent is a highly touted acid tounged queens rapper, a staple on New York City's mixtape circuit. He's already in the studio working on his upcoming album with tracks produced by Dr. Dre, Shaw Money, and Eminem himself. Get Psyched... that is the news now.
Curtis James Jackson III (born July 6, 1975 in South Jamaica, Queens, New York), better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is a Grammy award nominated rapper, actor, singer, entrepreneur, author and founder of the hip hop group and label G-Unit.
After leaving drug dealing to pursue a rap career, he released his debut album Guess Who's Back Again in 2002. He was discovered by Eminem and Dr. Dre and then signed to Interscope Records. He has since released Get Rich or Die Tryin' (2003) ... Read More