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50 Cent, the American rapper, burst on the rap scene in 2002 when he was discovered by Eminem and Dr. Dre. Ten years later, he is one of the richest rappers in the hip hop music scene with a net worth of $345,203,750. He signed with Interscope Records and his debut album Get Rich or Die Trying has sold over 21 million copies and went platinum six times making him a rap star right out of the gates.
Before he cut his teeth in the music business, 50 cent had to deal with other issues. Life changing issue. In 2000, he almost died when he was shot nine times in a gang related incident.
While he enjoys tremendous success as a rap singer and performer, he has managed to diversify his financial interests to cement his wealth. Fiddy has made several wise investment decisions like becoming a celebrity spokesperson for Vitamin Water in exchange for a stake in the company. At the time his share was reportedly worth 100-150 million dollars when the company was sold to Coca Cola. In addition to the sportsí drink, he partnered in an urban fashion clothing line called G-Unit clothing company.
50 Centís accumulated wealth includes album sales, concert performances, clothing label, and acting in movies. In addition, he has to two video games, Bullet Proof and Blood on the Sand. His efforts to diversify his income have proven to be successful and contribute to his financial stability.