Rapper 50 Cent falls victim to Crypto scam, hacker rakes in millions

Rapper 50 Cent has become the latest victim of a cryptocurrency scam, with a hacker exploiting his X account to promote a fraudulent token called $GUNIT. The scammer used 50 Cent's massive following to lure unsuspecting investors into a pump-and-dump scheme, resulting in a significant profit for the perpetrator.
The rapper took to Instagram to clarify he had no involvement with the cryptocurrency and that his account had been compromised. He also revealed that the hacker managed to make a staggering $3 million within 30 minutes by manipulating the market.
Social media users reacted to the news with a mix of concern, amusement, and jokes. Some users expressed their relief for not falling for the scam, while others criticised those who invested without proper research.