Today In Hip-Hop: 50 Cent Releases “How To Rob”

On this day, August 10, in hip-hop history... 1999: Before he was a platinum-selling recording artist, 50 Cent was another Queens hustler looking to make a name for himself in the rap game. Enter his 1999 debut single, "How To Rob", off his unreleased debut album, Power Of The Dollar, on Columbia Records. One of the most brazen, underground singles of all-time, "How To Rob" found 50 Cent fantasizing about robbing a laundry list of hip-hop elite in humorous fashion. Produced by the Trackmasters and featuring hip-hop producer D-Dot reprising his role as the infamous Madd Rapper, 50 Cent's debut single was ...

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