50 Cent

50 Cent

by Saddleback Publishing
     
 

There’s no doubt about it, today’s students listen to an average of 2.5 hours of music every day. Guess what they are listening to? Hip-hop is mainstream, continually topping Billboard’s Hot 100 charts. These hi-lo biographies engage striving readers from the very beginning with blinged-out covers, stunning four-color photographs, modern and… See more details below

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There’s no doubt about it, today’s students listen to an average of 2.5 hours of music every day. Guess what they are listening to? Hip-hop is mainstream, continually topping Billboard’s Hot 100 charts. These hi-lo biographies engage striving readers from the very beginning with blinged-out covers, stunning four-color photographs, modern and graphic page design, and high-interest informational text.

This biography highlights the unique characteristics of each mega-rapper, including childhood struggles, personal style, rivalries, giving back, and more. Each 48-page paperback book includes a timeline and glossary, with vocabulary words highlighted throughout.

The world knows 50 Cent as a hip-hop artist and movie star. He has won dozens of awards and made millions of dollars. He works to end hunger around the world. But 50 Cent, also known as Fiddy, grew up living a very different life in South Jamaica, Queens. It was the height of the 1980’s crack epidemic. And Fiddy was dealing crack by age twelve…

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016085340
Publisher:
Saddleback Educational Publishing
Publication date:
01/02/2013
Series:
Hip-Hop Biographies Series , #3
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
48
File size:
16 MB
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This product may take a few minutes to download.
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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