Congratulations are in order for Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson as his hit, “In Da Club” has surpassed one billion streams on Spotify.
The 2003 hit is the first song to cross the billion streaming threshold for 50. The song will be 20 years old next month, and it continues to be a cultural hit.
The video had over a billion plays on YouTube back in July, and it remains the most popular video from the 2000s era on the platform.
Celebrating the track in 2021, 50 posted on social media, “Hey you ain’t gonna believe this one, but 18 years ago today i [sic[ dropped a song i recorded in LA and it’s still spinning 1,000 times a week at radio. i tell @eminem i love him for what he did for me; he put me on.”
How old were you when you first heard “In Da Club?”