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50 Cent is now worth millions, thanks to bitcoin - but for how long?

The rapper would be smart to unload his cryptocurrency soon. It's really not stable.

There is something inherently funny about someone who prefers not to be called Curtis James Jackson III, and built his fame around currency by calling himself 50 cent. But what makes it funnier still is that the man’s recent share of media spotlight is on account of a different kind of currency, cryptocurrency to be precise.

According to the entertainment portal, the rap artist pulled a hipster move and invested in , years before most people even cared for cryptocurrency. And as it turns out, he’s reaping the rewards of his foresightedness today.

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