50 Cent Drops 54 Pounds

No, it's not a disturbing diet trend
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 27, 2010 10:00 AM CDT
50 Cent Drops 54 Pounds
50 Cent is shown in a picture from ThisIs50.com.   (ThisIs50.com)

50 Cent is barely recognizable in new pictures sweeping the Web. The rapper lost 54 pounds for an upcoming role as a cancer patient, ThisIs50.com reports. He went from 214 pounds to 160 pounds by going on a liquid diet and walking three hours a day on a treadmill, and it doesn’t sound pleasant: He says he was “starving.”
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