Curtis Jackson was born in 1975 and is typically known by his stage name, 50 Cent. Jackson began his adult life as a drug dealer and later decided to pursue a rap career, but during the process of his transition, he was allegedly shot nine times and survived. Despite his difficult start, Jackson has had many successes, including releasing platinum-selling albums like Get Rich or Die Tryin, Before I Self Destruct, and More Than a Game. Although he is famous for his rap career, 50 Cent is also prolific actor. Shop and save at Walmart for hip-hop music or action movies starring 50 Cent.