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Happy Birthday! The Many Faces of 50 Cent: Rapper, Actor, Producer, and More

Check out the multifaceted career of the hip-hop mogul.

Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson is a true multi-talent known for his versatility in entertainment. From conquering the rap scene to making a mark in Hollywood and venturing into production, Fif has worn many hats over the years.

Unsurprisingly, this year, he’s ranked amongst some of the top hardest-working people in the business. In celebration of the mogul's birthday, let's look at five diverse facets of Fif’s career as a successful actor, producer, entrepreneur, and more.

  • Rapper Extraordinaire

    50 Cent's rise to fame began with his debut album, "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" in 2003. The acclaimed project featured notable hits such as "In Da Club" and "21 Questions" and would eventually go on to sell over 8 million copies.

  • Acting Triumphs

    Fifty Cent's transition into acting was remarkably smooth, marked by his impressive debut in the semi-autobiographical film "Get Rich or Die Tryin'" in 2005. The rapper went on to deliver memorable performances, most notably as Kanan Stark in the popular STARZ television series "Power," and also made notable appearances in films such as "Den of Thieves," "Expendables," and more.

  • Production Genius

    One of his standout achievements as a producer is his instrumental role in the creation and executive production of the hit series “BMF,” ”Power,” and its spin-offs. Beyond his lyrical prowess, Fif has proven himself to be a powerhouse in television.

  • Entrepreneurial Ventures

    From co-founding G-Unit Records to creating his own vitamin water drink, "Formula 50," and even making strides in the fragrance and tech startup realms, Fif has proven his ability to thrive in the business world.

  • Philanthropic Efforts

    Fif has consistently demonstrated a deep commitment to philanthropy. Through various endeavors such as the G-Unity Foundation, the entertainer has channeled his influence and resources into making a meaningful impact in communities in need.

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