Adland Comes to the Rescue of 50 Cent

Creatives at Translation Decided to Help the Bankrupt Rapper Out

By Alexandra Jardine. Published on Jul 17, 2015

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The news that 50 Cent is bankrupt inspired MaMa and Flo, creatives at New York agency Translation, to come to the rapper's rescue. They set up a Tumblr which directs people to play his ironically named song "Piggy Bank" on Spotify, therefore earning the big guy the princely sum of .0011 cents per play. It'll take a long time to fill that piggy bank (as of Monday morning, 50 Cent was $17 richer) but surely their hearts were in the right place.

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Jul 17, 2015
Mama and Flo

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