50 Cent to launch condom line

The rapper adds safe sex products to his brand

50 Cent is planning to launch a line of condoms.

The news comes just days after it was revealed the rapper has co-written three novels.

Speaking to the New York Post, the star – real name Curtis Jackson – said: “The kids become immune when you constantly beat them over the head – ‘Read a book, read a book’. We have to be a little more creative about it. It’s the same with safe sex. As opposed to being part of a safe-sex campaign, I’m going to make condoms and donate a part of the proceeds to HIV awareness.”

Recent reports revealed that Jackson has also co-written three fiction books – ‘Death Before Dishonor’, ‘Baby Brother’ and ‘The Ski Mask Way’. The tomes are based on his G-Unit posse.

‘The Ski Mask Way’ is also reportedly set to be made into a film, adding to Jackson’s acting roles which have so far included ‘Get Rich or Die Tryin”, the biopic based on his life, and a part opposite Robert De Niro in ‘New Orleans’, which is set to begin filming soon.

–By our New York staff.

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