<span class="caption center"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/50cent.jpg?itok=gv8HsBCb" width="480" height="320" alt="50 Cent" title="50 Cent" class="image-large" /></span> SXSW Music is excited to announce an interview with hip hop superstar 50 Cent on [Saturday, March 16](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_MP990666). Hear him tell of his meteoric rise to fame from humble beginnings in Queens, to his discovery by Eminem in 2002, which blasted off an incredibly successful musical career and his own label, G-Unit Records. He'll discuss how he parlayed this into a significant hip hop empire, as well as his current work with SMS Headphones and the upcoming release of his album *Street King Immortal*. [SXSW Interview: 50 Cent](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_MP990666)<br> Sat. March 16th, 2:00-3:00pm<br> Room 18ABC at the Austin Convention Center 50 Cent will then appear for signing/meet & greet in the SMS Audio Booth in [Gear Expo](http://sxsw.com/music/expos/gear) in Exhibit Hall 5 at 4:00pm on Saturday. Come down and meet the star in person!