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50 Cent

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Curtis James Jackson III (born July 6, 1975), known professionally as 50 Cent, is an American rapper, actor, and businessman. Known for his impact in the hip hop industry, he has been described as a "master of the nuanced art of lyrical brevity".Born in the South Jamaica neighborhood of Queens, Jackson began selling drugs at age 12 during the 1980s crack epidemic. He later began pursuing a musical career, and in 2000 he produced Power of the Dollar for Columbia Records; however, days before the planned release, he was shot, and the album was never released. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of 50 Cent has received more than 22,258,764 page views. His biography is available in 93 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 90 in 2019). 50 Cent is the 55th most popular singer (up from 67th in 2019), the 355th most popular biography from United States (up from 501st in 2019) and the 21st most popular Singer.

50 Cent is most famous for being a rapper, actor, entrepreneur, and investor. He has sold over 30 million albums worldwide and won an Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Won't Back Down" from the movie "8 Mile."

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  • 22M

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  • 68.53

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  • 93

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 16.02

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.72

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among SINGERS

Among singers, 50 Cent ranks 55 out of 3,528Before him are Joe Cocker, José Carreras, Celine Dion, Ella Fitzgerald, George Michael, and Phil Collins. After him are Jennifer Lopez, Kurt Cobain, Sarah Vaughan, Stevie Wonder, Eminem, and Carlos Gardel.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1975, 50 Cent ranks 2Before him is Angelina Jolie. After him are Bradley Cooper, David Beckham, Enrique Iglesias, Kate Winslet, Charlize Theron, Tobey Maguire, Milla Jovovich, Marion Cotillard, Charles Michel, and Sia.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, 50 Cent ranks 355 out of 18,182Before him are Christopher Walken (1943), Shaquille O'Neal (1972), Tim Burton (1958), Charlie Parker (1920), Robert Forster (1941), and James A. Garfield (1831). After him are Arthur Compton (1892), Jack Lemmon (1925), Henry James (1843), Robert Johnson (1911), Jefferson Davis (1808), and Hugh Hefner (1926).

Among SINGERS In United States

Among singers born in United States, 50 Cent ranks 21Before him are James Brown (1933), Patti Smith (1946), Joe Dassin (1938), Nina Simone (1933), Billie Holiday (1915), and Ella Fitzgerald (1917). After him are Jennifer Lopez (1969), Kurt Cobain (1967), Sarah Vaughan (1924), Stevie Wonder (1950), Eminem (1972), and The Notorious B.I.G. (1972).

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