Is Eminem Still Friends With 50 Cent? (2022 Update)
The question often arises: Is Eminem Still Friends With 50 Cent? All you need to know whether the rappers are still friends or not as we break down everything, concerning their friendship.
A brief bio of Eminem and 50 Cent.
Who Is Eminem?
Marshall Bruce Mathers III, popularly known as Eminem, is an American rapper, songwriter, as well as a record producer. Eminem ranks among the most successful music artists of all time, having estimates of worldwide sales of more than 220 million albums.
He is believed to have popularized hip hop within the middle of America and is widely recognized as being among the all-time hop artists.
The worldwide success of Eminem and his highly acclaimed works are widely acknowledged as having shattered racial boundaries to the acceptance of rappers from the white race in popular music.
Though his transgressive work of the latter part of 1990 and into the early 2000s made him controversial, he was eventually deemed to be a symbol of popular angst and despair of the American lower class and has been noted as an influence on numerous artists from various genres.
Who Is 50 Cent?
50 Cent is an American rapper, actor, and businessman. He is well-known for his influence in the hip-hop industry and his work as an actor. He has been described as a “master of the nuanced art of lyrical brevity.”
Jackson was born in the Borough of Queens, New York City, on July 6, 1975, and was raised in the South Jamaica neighborhood by his mother Sabrina until her death in a fire when Jackson was just 8 years old. Jackson revealed the fact in an interview that his mother was a lesbian.
50 Cent started selling drugs as a teenager in the 1980s during the crack epidemic. He later pursued an acting career, and in 2000 he recorded Power of the Dollar for Columbia Records, but days before the scheduled release he was shot, and the album never came out.
In 2002, following the time that 50 Cent dropped the album compilation Guess What’s happening? The rapper was found by Eminem and was signed with Shady Records, under the aegis of Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records.
Is Eminem Still Friends With 50 Cent?
50 Cent recently in an interview with the Huffington Post stated that their friendship still remains strong even though severed ways with Shady Records in 2014.
“It’s impossible to ruin the relationship Eminem and I have built up. There’s no way I would say or do anything that would disrespect what he’s done for me. I credit a huge portion of my success to Em because if it wasn’t for him being excited about the project, no one else would have rallied around it,” he said.
50 Cent in a previous post shared on his Instagram handle said; “Sometimes I’m on stage and it feels so good. I thank God for EM, without him my life would be different.”