Tag Archives: The Game
G-Unit was a hell of a movement—really, an inferno insomuch as 50 Cent was fiery and devilish, with incendiary, all-consuming hype. Confronted with 50's debut singles "In Da Club" and "Wanksta" in 2003, Jay Z threw up his hands, as Roc-A-Fella took a backseat to the year. Ja Rule and Irv Gotti's Murda Inc. fumbled, stumbled, crashed. The Ruff Ryders disintegrated. Violator floundered.
For a few tumultuous, glorious years, 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo, Young Buck, and Game were the tallest men standing. (Not that we loved Dipset any less.)
The Beauty Of Independence vs. Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf
Release Date: “The Beauty Of Independence” – August 25, 2014 | “Blood Moon: Year Of The Wolf” – October 14, 2014
Diss tracks have long been the standard bearer of great rap beefs, regardless of what today’s meme-ified social media culture may say, and there’s no one who’s more prolific at beefing with other rappers than 50 Cent. The G-Unit chief has been involved in some of the most high-profile feuds in hip-hop history, most notably with his Queens rival Ja Rule and former G-Unit soldier The Game.
Curtis vs. LAX
Release Date: “Curtis” – September 11, 2007 | “LAX” – August 26, 2008
Metacritic Scores: “Curtis” – 58% | “LAX” – 65%