India-wide release,11th July 2023 One of the biggest hip-hop announcements of the year, GRAMMY® and EMMY® award-winning artist Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson will tour India as part of his global “The Final Lap Tour 2023” on November 25th. This monumental concert will commemorate the 20th anniversary of his pioneering album ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin’ and will take place at the DY Patil Stadium in Mumbai.
Presented by VJP + Tracktical Concerts, a leading entertainment company known for its involvement in live entertainment, movie production and artist associations, the tour is expected to showcase the very best of 50 Cent’s illustrious career, including a lineup of fan-favorite hits and long-awaited tracks. The show will also feature supporting performances from internationally renowned hip-hop & urban acts from India and across the world.
Celebrated for his lyrical prowess, 50 Cent first cemented his place in music history with the groundbreaking success of ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin’, which propelled him to global stardom. Chart Toppers from this album, namely “In Da Club,” “P.I.M.P.,” and “Candy Shop” have dominated charts and airwaves till date, and the album still continues its reign as a cultural phenomenon, captivating audiences with its gritty storytelling and infectious beats.
Excited for his India show, 50 Cent added, “It’s been a minute—16 years to be exact – since I came to India. Ever since my last visit in 2007, India has always shown me a great deal of love and I can’t wait to return so as part of my Final Lap Tour, I’m returning to India in November!
Vamseedharan Gowthamarajan – Founder & Director at Tracktical Concerts mentioned, “India has always been a strong supporter of global music, and with 50 Cent’s upcoming ‘The Final Lap Tour 2023’, it is further solidifying its place on the global hip-hop map. Across local shores, 50 Cent’s influence on the genre cannot be overstated. Several of his songs have trended in the country, becoming anthems for generations. And we are thrilled to bring the legendary rapper to India for an epic hip-hop invasion like no other as part of his final global tour and give his fans a chance to party with him.
In fact, 50 Cent’s timeless appeal continues to grow, with his iconic track “In Da Club” crossing over a billion streams worldwide, serving as a testament to the unwavering love and support from his dedicated fan base. The artist has also leveraged his star power to achieve unparalleled success as an entrepreneur, actor, and producer, earning a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame.