Rap star 50 Cent said he would retire if he didn't outsell Kanye West. But he doesn't plan on retiring, even though he did lose to Kanye -- at least in the United States. Don't be so geocentric, people!
"[My album] was No. 1 internationally the week it came out," he told Gatecrasher. "It was the No. 1 European album!" Yeah, that's every rap star's dream -- to be big in Belgium.
But technically, Fiddy is right; he did have the #1 album and single on the Billboard European Hot 100. His family must be proud.
McConaughey Out of the RV, Into an Actual Home
After living in a 28-foot, $65,000 Airstream RV in Malibu (and then buying two more), Matthew McConaughey has decided to upgrade. 'Bout time!
The shirtless wonder will now call a 3,500 square foot, $10 million dollar house his new home, according to Hot Property. The four-bedroom, three bath house sits on more than an acre of land and was built in 1949.
Considering Matt doesn't seem to own a shirt, there isn't much need for closet space.
Writers, Producers Meet One Last Time Before Strike ... Morrissey Plans His Next Move ... Denzel, Russell Knock the Honey Out of "Bee Movie"
The countdown is on! The Writers Guild of America and the Alliance of Motion Picture & Television Producers are set to head back to the bargaining table this morning at 10:00 AM, with a planned strike scheduled for midnight on Monday. Can't we all just get along ... and share the royalties? ... Still winding down his latest tour, Morrissey already has plans for the next one. His manager tells Rolling Stone he plans on a new studio album and an accompanying tour for '08 ... "American Gangster" took home $16 million on Friday, besting Jerry Seinfeld's "Bee Movie" by a cool $6 mil. It's the biggest opening day ever for Denzel Washington and Russell Crowe.