Curtis James Jackson born July 6, 1975, better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper and actor. He rose to fame with the release of his albums Get Rich or Die Tryin' 2003 and The Massacre 2005. Get Rich or Die Tryin' has been certified eight times platinum by the RIAA and has sold over 15 million copies worldwide.
50 Cent is an American rapper and entrepreneur with a net worth of $250 million. Ever since he burst onto the scene with his debut album Get Rich or Die Trying, 50 has been launched into the stratosphere of richest rappers. In his relatively short time in the spotlight 50 founded label G-Unit records, launched G-Unit clothing company, and has even acted in several movies with legends like Al Pacino and Robert Deniro.