50 cent Net Worth 2021- He is an American rapper, television producer, actor, and entrepreneur. His actual name is Curtis James Jackson III, but he is more famous by his stage name 50 Cent.
50 Cent net worth is $38 million which makes him one of the most famous celebrities of the United States. 50 Cent earns more than $5 million every year.
50 Cent started his career in 1996, and at present he is one of the richest rappers of the world. Before starting his musical career, he was seller of the drugs.
Jackson is one of the most selling rappers of the world. He is the winner of a number of musical awards including a Grammy Award. He is the founder of the G-Unit Records.
All his albums ranked in the top position and sold in millions. There are millions of fans of him all over the world. In 2005 Jackson appeared in a semi-autobiographical film named Get Rich or Die Tryin.
50 Cent Net Worth 2021
|Net Worth:||$38 Million|
|Born:||6 July 1975|
|Country of Origin:||United States|
|Source of Wealth:||Professional Rapper, Actor, Television Producer, Songwriter, Entrepreneur|
|Last Updated:||August 2020|
|Children||Marquise Jackson, Sire Jackson|
Early Life of 50 Cent
50 Cent is born on 6 July 1975 in the borough of Queens, New York City. His father’s name is not known to anyone. His mother’s name is Sabrina, who was a drug dealer.
She takes care of her as a single parent. When Jackson was only 8 years old, his mother Sabrina died in a fire. After this, he was raised by his grandmother.
At the age of eleven years, he started boxing. Then, Jackson was started dealing with drugs like his mother. His grandparents have no idea about this.
Jackson also started taking drugs at school, and one day he was caught by a detector at his school Andrew Jackson High School. And he was arrested for this.
On June 29, 1994, he was arrested by a police officer for selling cocaine. After a few weeks, the police searched his house and found heroin and cocaine.
Jackson was again arrested for this. He was sentenced for three to nine years of imprisonment for his crimes. But he said that he was never taking drugs himself.
Jackson then thinks about changing his name, and he chooses 50 Cent. The name was inspired by a robber Kelvin Martin who was a famous Robber in the 1980s and nicknamed 50 Cent.
Because Jackson thinks that he himself like Kelvin Martin. Then he decided to start his career in music.
50 Cent Career
Jackson started his career in 1996. First, he was started rapping in his friend’s basement. In 1996 his friend introduces him to an American Musician Jam Master Jay.
He firstly collaborated with an American hip-hop group Onyx. Their first album was launched in 1998 named Shut ‘Em Down. After this, he was sent to upstate New York studio where he writes 36 songs in two weeks.
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From which 18 songs were included in his album Power of the Dollar. His single “How to Rob” increases his popularity. On May 24, 2000, he was attacked by a gunman in his house in South Jamaica.
He was badly was injured in the arm, lips, both hands, hip, and chest. Jackson spent thirteen days in the hospital. In 2002 Jackson’s another single Guess Who’s Back?
An American rapper Eminem was so much impressed by his song. Then Jackson releases No Mercy, No Fear. In 2003 he releases his debut album Get Rich and Died Tryin.
This song debuted on number position in the Billboard 200. In March 2005 his second album The Massacre was released, which was sold 1.14 million copies.
In September 2007 his third album Curtis was released which was inspired by his life. In November 2008 his fourth studio album Before I Self Destruct was released.
In 2011 it was announced by Jackson that his fifth studio album Before I Self Destruct II was released soon. Then he signed with Caroline and Capitol Music Group.
It was announced by Jackson that his next album will release soon which is named Animal Ambition. He performed Hold On from his new album. On May 14 2015 during an interview, Jackson said that his new single from the album Street King Immortal would release in June.
In the same year, he released his single “Get Low” from his album “Street King Immortal”. On 13 July 2015, he announced bankruptcy. With his successful musical career, he has also a successful business career.
He invested in many different industries. After Jay-Z, he is the second wealthiest rappers in the hip-hop industry. He is also the founder of many corporations like Effen Vodka, G-Unity Foundation Incorporation, SK Energy, and many more.
50 Cent Personal Life
On October 13, 1996, his son Marquise Jackson was born to his girlfriend Shaniqua Tompkins. Later his girlfriend sued him for $50 million because he promised her to take of her.
Jackson said his son Marquise is like the inspiration in his music life. He has also a tattoo on his right biceps which showed the name of his son.
Then he was in a relationship with the model Daphne Joy and his second son Sire Jackson is born on 1 September 2012.
When Sire was two years old he modeled for a kids brand named Kidz Safe. He is currently not get married to anyone. And living in Farmington, Connecticut.
50 Cent Age, Weight, Height, and Spouse
50 Cent is 46 years old. His weight is 94 kg and his height is 6 feet. At present, there is no spouse of him because he is not married.
50 Cent Awards
Jackson is the winner of many music awards. His awards include three American Music Awards for Favorite Rap Album and Favorite Rap Male Artist, four Pop Music Awards for Songwriter of the Year and Most Performed Song.
Seven Rhythm & Soul Music Awards for Songwriter of the Year and Ringtone of the Year, three BET Awards, thirteen Billboard Music Awards, sixteen Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards.
One Grammy Award, three MOBO Awards, two MTV Video Music Awards, six World Music Awards, and many more. He is the most famous and successful rapper in the world.
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