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50 Cent Will Not Debut Number One

Posted By on November 19, 2009

    50 Cent's new, but highly delayed, "Before I Self Destruct" album is projected to sell between 150 and 160,000 copies in it's first week according to HitsDailyDouble, not debuting number one. If these reports are correct, this album (50 Cent's 4th solo effort) will be the lowest debuting week for the G-Unit general. 50 sold 872,000 of "Get Rich Or Die Tryin" in 02 while his last album "Curtis" pusheda round 695,000 units. With all the beef between 50 Cent and Rick Ross, keep in mind that officer Ricky had his "Deeper Than Rap" album debut number 1 selling 158,000 copies. [50 Cent – Does He Feel Pressure? – Watch Here]

    After 50 Cent's album leaked almost a month early on the internet, Interscope Records moved up the release date up from November 23rd to the 17th, the soonest the album could be printed up and shipped out (while keeping a one-week exclusive with iTunes that started on the 10th. According to reports, the album sold 46,000 copies through iTunes during the one-week prior to it's real release.  [50 Cent Gets Interviewed & Performs On Jimmy Kimmel – Watch Here]

50 Cent – Talks About If He Feels Pressure


50 Cent – Interview On Jimmy Kimmel Live


50 Cent – Performs Baby By Me (Live On Jimmy Kimmel)


  • Eric

    Is there anywhere to still hear this audio?