G-Unit, “Turf Drop” (Originally Published May 2008)

The rise was meteoric. The fall was inevitable. Last year, amid dwindling sales and internal dissension, chinks finally started to show in G-Unit's platinum armor. Now, pulling together and going back to basics, 50 and his crew set to work on digging themselves out of a hole. And digging a new one, to bury the competition. Interviews: Anslem Samuel Images: Michael Lavine G-Unit is in the house ... 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks, Tony Yayo and Young Buck—all under one roof, roaming the 52 rooms of a famous mansion in Connecticut. Since 50 made his debut in 2003 with the modern-day classic Get Rich or ...

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