While recovering in the hospital from gunshot wounds he incurred in late 2001, Game told his brother to go out and buy all of the classic hip-hop albums.Over the course of five months, he studied all of the various influential rap albums and developed a strategy to turn himself into a rapper.
In 1999, Taylor claims that he enrolled in Washington State University on a basketball scholarship and was expelled after a short time when caught with drugs in his possession.
However, the university's athletic department denies that Taylor was ever enrolled in their athletic program and denies the drug claims.
1 in 2002, and landed a record deal with the independent label Get Low Recordz owned by JT the Bigga Figga.
Game's mixtape reached the hands of Sean Combs, founder of Bad Boy Records, who originally was on the verge of signing him to his label.
Meanwhile, Richard was previously linked to Laura Whitmore earlier this year after they were introduced through mutual pal Kit Harrington, who plays Jon Snow, the half-brother of Richard's onscreen character Rob in the huge fantasy hit.
Rapper Eminem made an unlikely and puzzling appearance on ESPN's 'Saturday Night Football' halftime show last night, in which he awkwardly ansered questions about his new album and expressed his admiration of announcer Brent Musburger.
Though the single wasn't considered to be mainstream, the buzz increased around the West Coast rapper.
On September 28, 2004, Game released his first promo single, "Westside Story", from his major label debut album. Thus, the album was titled The Documentary, which featured Dr. The album spawned the hit singles "How We Do" and "Hate It or Love It", the latter receiving two Grammy nominations.
2 through his own record label and appeared on the video game NBA Live 2004 on a song produced by Fredwreck called "Can't Stop Me".