Add 50 Cent’s name to the growing list of artists to make a donation to charity after it was revealed that they performed at an event linked to the clan of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.
According to a statement released to The Associated Press on Wednesday (March 9th), the Queens bred rapper who has his own G-Unity foundation, will be making a donation to UNICEF to help with that organization’s relief efforts during the turmoil in Libya.
“In light of the ongoing events in Libya, 50 Cent will be making a donation to UNICEF, which is providing vital relief supplies to meet the needs of women and children at risk during this crisis,” 50’s reps stated.
First Nelly Furtado, followed by Beyonce and Mariah, then Usher, now 50 Cent!? In the past week alone we’ve seen more artists hand out checks than the IRS does during all of tax season! Can we get some of that coin?!