Rap star 50 Cent continues to expand his G-Unit Books brand with the signing of one of the hottest street lit artist Meta Smith, author of such novels as “The Rolexxx Club” (2006) and Queen of Miami (2007).
Smith, aka the “Queen of Bling Fiction” was previously signed on Warner Books.
Her first release under the deal with G.Unit book titled “Heaven’s Fury”.
“50 Cent has commissioned me to bring you a hot novella reppin’ the streets and so I’m bringing you Heaven’s Fury in November 2007,” Smith said. “It’s all about a good girl who turns bad, once she finds herself caught in the middle of a bloody drug war.” The book is set in Smith’s hometown of Chicago and Gary, Indiana. Meta Smith, who is also a DJ, has appeared in dozens of Hip-Hop videos. Meta Smith joins other top street lit’artists like Nikki Turner, Relentless Aaron, Noire. In July, Smith is also planning to release an anthology called These Are My Confessions, which Smith labeled “a collection of sizzling Hip-Hop erotica” that features Cheryl Robinson, Electa Rome Parks and Joy King.
With a record label, a clothing company, a mineral water, and a book publishing company.
50 cent is among those who know what diversification means !