The bankruptcy came days after a jury ordered him to pay $5 million to rapper Rick Ross's ex-girlfriend Lastonia Leviston for invading her privacy by posting online a sex tape of her and another man. Jackson superimposed The Game's head on the body of a male stripper for the cover of the Hate It or Love It (G-Unit Radio Part 21) mixtape in response to The Game's pictures of G-Unit dressed as the Village People. [27] Jackson founded Hollow Point Entertainment with former G-Unit member Bang 'Em Smurf. Learn about your vintage jewelry with information marks and history of well known quality designers of vintage and contemporary costume jewelry. [141][142], In December 2014, Jackson signed a $78 million deal with FRIGO Revolution Wear, a luxury underwear brand. They then got into all the markets on the mixtapes and all the mixtape DJs were messing with them. [217], In December 2008, he told the Canadian press that he had lost several million dollars in the stock market and, unable to sell his Connecticut mansion, had postponed Before I Self-Destruct because of the economic downturn. [120][121] Cheetah Vision produces low budget action thrillers for foreign film markets across the world. [213] He lives in a Farmington, Connecticut, mansion formerly owned by ex-boxer Mike Tyson,[214] listing it for sale at $18.5 million to move closer to his son (who lives on Long Island with his ex-girlfriend). [158] Boxer Zab Judah also expressed interest in making a deal with Jackson. [191][192], Marquise's birth changed Jackson's outlook on life: "When my son came into my life, my priorities changed, because I wanted to have the relationship with him that I didn't have with my father". ", "50 Cent Helps A Liquor Store Sell 1,400 Bottles Of Vodka Just By Showing Up", "50 Cent Is Going to Attend a Vodka Bottle Signing", "50 Cent Signs $78 Million Deal With Frigo RevolutionWear Underwear Brand", "50 Cent Admits to Losing Money Because of Failing Economy", "Rapper 50 Cent Of Farmington Files For Bankruptcy", "50 Cent's Twitter Penny Stock Scheme: Makes $8.7 Million On H&H Importing By Encouraging Fans To Invest", "50 Cent Offers His Two Cents on Investing and Lingerie", "50 Cent Invests In Hang W/ Live Streaming App", "1 million people now using the Hang w/ app for broadcasting live video", "50 Cent Teams with Hang W/ App for Live Streamed SXSW Concert", "How Fiddy Cent got in the mining business", "50 Cent Is Now A Licensed Boxing Promoter", "50 Cent & Floyd Mayweather Jr. Sign IBF Featherweight Champion Billy Dib. In January 2014, Jackson said he planned to release Animal Ambition in the first quarter of the year, followed by Street King Immortal. Jackson uploaded a photo of himself sitting next to an empty chair on June and caption the pic, "Father's Day Lunch lol." He then released 50 Cent Is the Future backed by G-Unit, a mixtape revisiting material by Jay-Z and Raphael Saadiq. In October 2006, The Game made a peace overture (which was not immediately answered) to Jackson,[260] but two days later he said on Power 106 that the peace offer was valid for only one day. "[17] At age 12, Jackson began dealing narcotics when his grandparents thought he was in after-school programs[18] and brought guns and drug money to school. I don't want him to be one, though"),[39] and has "50", "Southside" and "Cold World" on his back: "I'm a product of that environment. Curtis James Jackson III (born July 6, 1975),[4] better known by his stage name 50 Cent, is an American rapper, songwriter, television producer, actor, and entrepreneur. Unable to work in a U.S. studio, he went to Canada. "[271] Their feud rekindled at the 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards, where Jackson and G-Unit members Kidd Kidd, Mike Knox, Tony Yayo were seen on video attacking Gunplay (a member of Ross' Maybach Music Group). "[133][134] In 2011, he founded SMS Audio, a consumer-electronics company selling Street by 50 headphones, pledging to donate a portion of their sales to charity. Jay taught him how to count bars, write choruses, structure songs and make records. Several days later, Jackson released "Officer Ricky (Go Head, Try Me)" in response to "Mafia Music". [93] Jackson released "Get Low" on May 20, 2015, as the intended first single from his sixth studio album, Street King Immortal (2015). CD, received from Jackson's attorney (who was working with Eminem's manager, Paul Rosenberg).