50 Cent

50 Cent Hops on the Remix of Young M.A’s “OOOUUU”

Young M.A's "OOOUUU" ruled New York this summer--the song was "in the streets more than sesame," to borrow a line from Young M.A herself. To cap off…
Andy Cush / September 30, 2016

The 50 Best Hip-Hop Debut Albums Since ‘Reasonable Doubt’

In honor of the recent 20th anniversary of Jay Z’s debut album, Reasonable Doubt, we’re publishing a series of pieces looking at the rapper’s singular…
SPIN Staff / July 1, 2016

50 Cent Arrested for Saying ‘Motherf**ker’

Rapper and occasional foot-in-mouth-artist 50 Cent headlined a festival in the Caribbean island nation of St. Kitts and Nevis last night. After the show, local police picked him up for…
Anna Gaca / June 26, 2016

The NYPD’s Anti-Hip-Hop Stance Isn’t New: A Timeline

On May 25, New York hip-hop suffered a tragedy when a shooting at T.I.'s Irving Plaza concert killed rapper Troy Ave's bodyguard, Ronald McPhatter. Troy Ave…
Brian Josephs / June 15, 2016

50 Cent Apologizes for Mocking Autistic Teenage Airport Employee

Rapper 50 Cent has apologized to Andrew Farrell, a 19-year-old airport janitor whom 50 filmed himself insulting this weekend. In the video, 50 Cent fails to elicit a…
Anna Gaca / May 4, 2016

50 Cent Posts Video Harassing Autistic Teen Working in Airport, Family Lawyers Up

50 Cent's social media presence has once again gotten him in trouble. Over the weekend, the rapper posted a video on Twitter making fun of a Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky…
Brian Josephs / May 3, 2016

50 Cent on Meek Mill: ‘Really Not That Bright’

Few rappers have ever had as little problem letting their opinions be heard than 50 Cent — just ask Ja Rule, Rick Ross, Fat Joe,…
Andrew Unterberger / February 21, 2016

YG Unleashes ‘I Wanna Benz’ Featuring 50 Cent and Nipsey Hussle

YG may be Still Krazy after all these years — which is another way of saying he's still at work on the follow-up to last year's superb My…
Harley Brown / December 13, 2015

Download 50 Cent’s New Seven-Track ‘The Kanan Tape’

As a rapper, 50 Cent's had a quiet, non-impactful couple of years, but he's back and swinging with swagger on The Kanan Tape, a seven-track mixtape…
Brennan Carley / December 9, 2015

2 Chainz Imagines How Life Would Look ‘If I Didn’t Rap’ in New Video

2 Chainz has unveiled a new video for the song "If I Didn't Rap," a sentiment some might remember in a lyric from his guest…
Rachel Brodsky / August 21, 2015

Stream ‘Southpaw’ Soundtrack Featuring Eminem, Gwen Stefani, 50 Cent, and More

The new Jake Gyllenhaal boxing movie Southpaw opens in wide release today, and it's accompanied by a soundtrack that features new music by Eminem, Bad Meets…
Brennan Carley / July 24, 2015

Insert Pun Here: 50 Cent Has Reportedly Filed for Bankruptcy

Update: 50 Cent reportedly owes his creditors a total of over $28 million, according to the New York Daily News. His biggest creditor is a…
Rachel Brodsky / July 13, 2015

Who Won Every Rap Summer of the 21st Century?

Now that the summer is officially a not-too-distant memory, we can safely say this past season wasn't the strongest for hip-hop. (Other outlets are being…
SPIN Staff / October 3, 2014

Listen to 50 Cent’s ‘In Da Club’ Before a Job Interview, Says New Study

Do you have a big job interview or an important interview coming up? A new study suggests that listening to music with heavy bass sections…
Brennan Carley / August 7, 2014

50 Cent Growls Meekly, Often, on Deluded ‘Animal Ambition’

What the hell kind of name is Animal Ambition? Are animals really ambitious? Don't they just kind of do what they gotta do and leave…
Brandon Soderberg / June 5, 2014
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