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  1. Ex-rap promoter gets life plus 20 years in NYC murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The China Post

    ... Rosemond was convicted for his role in ordering a crew of men to kill an associate of the rap group known as G-Unit. The charges stemmed from the 2009 shooting death of Lowell Fletcher. Prosecutors had said the killing was payback for an assault on ...

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  2. Fallen Hip-hop Mogul James Rosemond Lands Another Life SentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    In December , Rosemond, 50, who is also known as Jimmy Henchman, was found guilty of concocting the murder-for-hire plot over the 2009 killing of Lowell 'Lodi MAC' Fletcher, an associate of 50 Cent 's G-Unit group. He was handed a life sentence on Tuesday at a court in Manhattan, New York, with Judge Colleen MCMahon ruling Rosemond committed a "heinous" crime over a "childish feud".

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  3. Jimmy Henchman Sentenced To Life Term For Murder Of G-Unit AssociateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond has been sentenced to life in prison after being convicted for the murder of G-Unit associate and alleged Bloods member Lowell "Lodi Mack" Fletcher. In December, a jury found Rosemond guilty of orchestrating the killing of Fletcher as retaliation for his then 14-year-old son being attacked by G-Unit's Tony Yayo.

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  4. Rap mogul gets life in prison for ordering hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | New York Daily News

    James Rosemond, seen here in 2011, has been sentenced to life in prison for ordering the execution of a rival. A hip-hop mogul was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for ordering the 2009 execution of a rival belonging to 50 Cent's G-Unit.

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  5. Former Hip-Hop Mogul Gets Life In Prison In Murder-For-Hire PlotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... federal jury in December for his role in ordering a crew of men to kill an associate of the rap group known as G-Unit. The charges stemmed from the 2009 shooting death of Lowell Fletcher. James "Jimmy the Henchman" Rosemond has represented artists ...

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  6. 50 Cent Expresses Interest In Signing One Direction Member As A RapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | KRRQ-FM Lafayette

    Could G-Unit add a pop star turned rapper to the roster? 50 Cent is not against the idea. The Queens mogul told The Sun he would gladly sign Zayn Malik of One Direction to his imprint.

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  7. 50 Cent Expresses Interest In Signing One Direction Member As A RapperRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    Could G-Unit add a pop star turned rapper to the roster? 50 Cent is not against the idea. The Queens mogul told The Sun he would gladly sign Zayn Malik of One Direction to his imprint.

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  8. 50 Cent offers Zayn Malik a solo record deal; Directioners react angrily on TwitterRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Corks 96fm

    ... was important for Malik to forge a solo career surrounded by the right people, and that he could offer that with his G-Unit label. "If Zayn wants a rap career, just because of who he is, he is going to sell records - but if he wants to be credible ...

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  9. 50 Cent Offers Zayn Malik Record Deal if He Decides to Leave One Direction to Pursue Rap CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... On the flip side, if the group decided to call it quits, Malik has a record deal offer from 50 Cent to sign with his G-Unit Records imprint. That is certainly a big vote of confidence. The rapper explained that Malik has to sign with a credible ...

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  10. The Juice Podcast: 50 Cent & G-Unit Talk Hot 97 Summer...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Billboard

    While on their promo run for their new EP, The Beast is G-Unit , 50 Cent and the rest of G-Unit -- Lloyd Banks , Tony Yayo and Young Buck -- stopped by Billboard's NYC office to appear on The Juice Podcast. The collective took guest hosts ItsTheReal 's Jeff and Eric Rosenthal down memory lane while reminiscing about both 50's and G-Unit's beginnings.

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  11. 50 Cent Wants To Sign Zayn Malik To His Record LabelRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    The British pop star has recently been working on side projects away from the boyband, including a collaboration with producer Naughty Boy, and 50 Cent wants to give Malik a solo deal with his G-Unit Records if he ever decides to exit One Direction . The rapper tells Britain's Sun on Sunday newspaper, "If Zayn wants a rap career, just because of who he is, he is going to sell records.

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  12. Hip Hop Week In Review: Kendrick Lamar, Fetty Wap, 50 CentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | HipHopDx

    ... about his being shot in the eye build given the buzz it offered. Along with the release of another post-reunion G-Unit EP earlier this month, 50 Cent has just finished celebrating the decade anniversary of his sophomore album, The Massacre . ...

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  13. Tony Yayo Reveals Eminem's Most Annoying HabitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | HipHopDx

    ... you want something a little different." Although Yayo doesn't finish the wing challenge, he's still able to promote G-Unit's latest mixtape, The Beast Is G-Unit , and several other upcoming endeavors. The G-Unit affiliate also reveals he's working ...

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  14. EP of the Week: G-Unit - "The Beast Is G-Unit"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WIGM-AM Medford

    It started with the phenomenal Animal Ambition, went into G-Unit's brilliant The Beauty of Independence, and now it culminates with The

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  15. Arizona Fetti "Privilege" ft. Young BuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | AllHipHop.com

    ... g to release songs throughout the summer. With a host of features lined up, Arizona Fetti is starting things off with G-Unit affiliate Young Buck who is featured a track called "Privilege" To hear Privilege check below and listen up via Soundcloud.

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  16. Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks & Young Buck Break Down "The Beast Is G-Unit" TracksRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | HipHopDx

    Days after the rap collective known as G-Unit released their latest project, The Beast Is G-Unit , Tony Yayo, Lloyd Banks, and Young Buck stopped by The Boombox offices to offer a breakdown of the six tracks featured on the group's latest EP. While speaking on The Beast Is G-Unit record "Bring My Bottles," which is produced by West Coast beatsmith Swiff D, Tony Yayo spoke on G-Unit working with a variety of producers, from "guys in the basement" to big name producers like Swizz Beatz.

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  17. 50 Cent's 2-Year-Old Son Gets $700,000 Modelling Pay CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... anywhere close to the earnings of his famous father, who reportedly has a net worth of $140 million. In fact, the G-Unit co-founder has so much cash that he is able to put down a staggering $1.6 million bet on his frenemy Floyd Mayweather to beat ...

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  18. 50 Cent Explains How "The Massacre" Became Game's "The Documentary"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | HipHopDx

    The chart-topping album sold 1.14 million copies in its first five days and included four top 10 singles in the U.S. But according to 50, The Massacre that fans enjoyed was a second attempt, since the original content of the album was given to another member of G-Unit - at the time. In a recent interview with XXL , 50 says that the pristine project he crafted was given to Game and eventually became Game's debut album, The Documentary .

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  19. 50 Cent says Chris Brown is 'our generation's Michael Jackson'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... male solo artist out there, he's the guy." "I watched him and Trey Songz come from the very beginning." "The first G-Unit clothing photo shoot, the kids corner photo shoot, Chris was in it, Chris was there. He was like 'Yo, I sing,' right from the ...

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  20. 50 Cent to bet A 1m on Mayweather beating PacquiaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | ITV

    The most eagerly anticipated fight in boxing history has finally been scheduled for May 2nd following years of speculation and failed negotiations. In an interview alongside G Unit members Tony Yayo and Lloyd Banks, the rapper - who used to form part of Mayweather's 'Money Team' - told Power 105.1's 'The Breakfast Club' about the extraordinary seven figure wager, which could return a tidy profit of A 500,000.

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