25 Best Rap Debuts of the 21st Century

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1. 50 Cent, Get Rich or Die Tryin'

A landmark 2003 classic that defined gangsta rap for the new millennium. Boosted by thunderous beats from Dr. Dre, Eminem and others, 50's snarling performance on "Many Men" and "Patiently Waiting" elevated his bloody backstory and Southside mystique to the stuff of which street legends are made. 

(Photo: Interscope Records)

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