50 Cent announces massive Manchester gig to celebrate 20 years of Get Rich or Die Tryin’

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50 Cent has just announced a huge gig here in Manchester as part of his The Final Lap Tour.

The rap heavyweight is set to perform at the AO Arena as part of the tour, which marks 20 years since the release of his iconic debut album, Get Rich or Die Tryin’.

With support from special guest and long-time friend Busta Rhymes across all date, 50 Cent – real name Curtis Jackson – is set to perform in Manchester in November.

The Final Lap Tour will kick off in North America in the summer, before heading over to Europe from the end of September.

You can expect to hear dozens of fan favourites and chart-topping hits, like In Da Club, Candy Shop, and 21 Questions, while the rapper is also promising to play select tracks that have not been performed live in decades


50 Cent rose to fame with his record-shattering debut album, Get Rich or Die Tryin’, one of the fastest-selling albums in history, two whole decades ago.

Since then, he has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide and has been awarded prestigious accolades, including a Grammy Award and several MOBO Awards.


Announcing the news on social media, 50 Cent said: “You’ve waited long enough! THE FINAL LAP TOUR celebrating GET RICH OR DIE TRYIN’ – 20 YEARS LATER with special guest and longtime friend, Busta Rhymes, across all dates and Jeremih on all North American dates is coming your way in 2023!

“I’m hittin’ the globe on this one, making stops across North America and Europe including Toronto, Brooklyn, Atlanta, Houston, Amsterdam, Oslo, Paris, and many more. Additional markets and special guests to be announced soon.”

Pre-sale tickets will be available from Wednesday 10 May at 10am.


General release tickets will go live on Friday 12 May at 10am through See Tickets.

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