A major reason why 50 Cent maintains such a strong fan base and emerged so strongly in the game was because he was an underdog. When 50 Cent made his way back into the game, he had to contend against Ja Rule. At the time, Ja Rule had several multi-platinum albums out and the game on lock, before 50 Cent took over.
Catching the attention of Eminem, 50 Cent soon was on a first name basis with Dr. Dre and signed to Interscope Records. Growing up in Jamaica Queens, New York, living it up in Los Angeles is a dream come true for guys like 50 Cent and DJ Whoo Kid. The dream came true and then it expanded.
With 50 Cent now being a multimillionaire, he has his hands in many pots. Aside from his music, hip hop knows 50 Cent best for ThisIs50.com. Recently, DJ Whoo Kid has sat down with Young Jack Thriller for 50 Cent’s ThisIs50.com. In the latest clip, Whoo Kid talked about Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg almost joining G-Unit.
Watch the entire interview below: