Although 50 Cent was hoping to release Before I Self Destruct (an album he has repeatedly stated was essentially finished over a year ago) in December, the G-Unit general’s fourth LP will have to wait until early 2009.
“Times are hard,” stated
make the most of what they have. I want to give my fans something extra
for their hard earned dollars. They’ll get a free bonus when they pick
up the album.”
Fans can rejoice, however, as Before I Self Destruct comes in a deluxe package which includes not only the album and a 90-minute film written, directed and starring 50 [click to read], but also a second DVD titeld “Two Turntables And A Microphone: The Life And Death Of Jam Master Jay,” a documentary about 50’s late mentor and friend.
Jam Master Jay of Run-DMC gave 50 his first break in music by signing him to JMJ Records in the late 1990s. The documentary will feature appearances by 50, Rev Run, Russell Simmons, Jay-Z and others.