Born Jayceon Taylor, he is an American rapper who released three #1 albums between 2005 and 2011. He became a leader in the West Coast hip hop scene.
He lived in foster care as a child and was signed by Dr. Dre to his label Aftermath Entertainment in 2003.
His debut album The Documentary (2005) sold over 5 million copies worldwide.
He began his career as a member of 50 Cent's rap group, G-Unit.