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50 Cent

Name:
50 Cent
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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 is an accomplished American rapper than gained notoriety in the 80s and 90s as he introduced his own beat. Pictures of 50 Cent working with Gossip Girl's Chace Crawford are available in 50 Cent's photo gallery at Gossip Center with news alert about the rapper.

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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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.

Making reference to Meek’s lady Nicki Minaj, the “In Da Club” hitmaker posted photos of his nemesis with captions like, "LMAO Hey s*** head, your career is already over... You better focus on getting Nicki pregnant so you can at least get child support girl. new meek emoji lol.”

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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.

The financially-challenged rapper, whose real name is Curtis Jackson, filed a two million dollar lawsuit in federal bankruptcy court in Connecticut on Wednesday (December 23), stating, "'In Da Club' is an iconic song that enhanced Jackson's fame and fueled the celebrity status he holds today.”

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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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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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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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Showing some love to their Manhattan fans, Jake Gyllenhaal and Rachel McAdams showed up at AMC Loews Lincoln Square on Monday evening (July 20).

Joined by rapper/actor 50 Cent (real name Curtis Jackson), the “Brokeback Mountain” man and the “Sherlock Holmes” hottie were in the house for the New York City premiere of their new flick “Southpaw,” one of Gyllenhaal’s toughest projects to date.

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Sure, he’s going through some tough financial times, but 50 Cent (real name Curtis Jackson) isn’t all that concerned about his bankruptcy issues.

The “Get Rich or Die Tryin” rapper posted a photo of himself in front of a SmartCar via Instagram and wrote, "Times are hard out here LMAO #EFFENVODKA #FRIGO #SMSAUDIO."

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2:04 pm

He’s scored a slew of top-selling albums and subsequent concert tours, but 50 Cent says he’s actually in pretty bad financial shape.

Last week, a judge ordered the “In Da Club” rapper (real name Curtis Jackson) to pay Rick Ross’ babymama Lavonia Leviston a whopping $5 million for distributing her sex tape and a few days later Fiddy filed for bankruptcy.

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He’s not exactly the most beloved singer on earth these days, but Justin Bieber still has some famous friends standing by his side.

Following a pair of racial slur videos that surfaced this week, the “As Long As You Love Me” singer has been slammed with criticism from all sides.

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