50 Cent’s fifth album Black Magic has been the subject of a lot controversy and speculation since 50 first announced it. After 50 came out and said the album would feature a lot of up-tempo, dance tracks, he then said that wouldn’t be the case. A few months later Fif told fans he may not release the album at all.

That talk didn’t last long though, and Curtis was back to discussing the new styles he was using and the producers he was working with. Lately 50 has been pretty quiet on the music front, but according to Curtis that is by design. Yesterday he Tweeted a message to his followers letting them know he was hard at work. 

I haven’t been putting out new music cause I think people need to miss me. I go hard everybody knows this.less than a minute ago via ÜberTwitter

Black Magic is expected to drop in 2011.