By the early s, Taylor had become heavily involved in selling drugs and participating in gang activities. While recovering in the hospital from gunshot wounds he incurred in late , 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. With the help of his older brother Big Fase , they founded the label.
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.
Dre who listened to the mixtape that had been produced by his brother. Dre contacted Game and signed him to his Aftermath Entertainment label in Dre decided to have Game work with 50 Cent and G-Unit in order to help build a growing buzz around Game which would also fuel interest in G-Unit. Game made his first cameo appearance in the music video for 50 Cent's " In da Club ", where he is seen dancing with a girl. Since then, he has made numerous cameo appearances in music videos by 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks , Young Buck , and Fabolous.
Game spent the next two and a half years working on his major label debut album and being mentored by Dr. Not having dropped an album despite being signed onto Aftermath Entertainment and Interscope Records for a while, Game was still able to create hype around his image alone. He appeared in ads for Sean Combs 's Sean John clothing company and had an endorsement deal with Boost Mobile , appearing in a commercial alongside Kanye West and Ludacris.
Though the single wasn't considered to be mainstream, the buzz increased around the West Coast rapper. On September 28, , Game released his first promo single, " Westside Story ", from his major label debut album. He had originally chosen to title the album Nigga Wit' An Attitude Volume 1 as heard in the lyrics to " Dreams " , but an injunction filed at the request of Eazy-E 's widow prevented him from using N.
A 's name in the album title. Thus, the album was titled The Documentary , which featured Dr. Dre and 50 Cent as executive producers. The two used to be close associates and recorded music together. Lil' Eazy-E has since directed numerous diss songs targeting the rapper and has expressed his anger over what he felt was Game's misuse of his father's name.
Game responded by claiming that Lil' Eazy-E was trying to establish himself off the success he had made since releasing The Documentary. Dre's nemesis, Suge Knight , also had an ongoing feud with Game that stemmed from Yukmouth's claim that Game had been slapped by Suge Knight.
Game responded on his website, saying that if Suge Knight had ever touched him, he would be "six feet under". Supposedly, a member of Death Row Records tried to steal Game's chain.
Game stated on his website that he disliked Suge Knight because of "the lives he has endangered". In early , Game entered a feud with G-Unit. Even before Game's major label debut was released and their feud became public, there was tension between Game and 50 Cent.
During that dispute, a member of Game's entourage was shot during a confrontation that occurred at the Hot 97 studio in New York City. The track is unique in that it is nearly 14 minutes long, in which Game criticizes all members of G-Unit, amongst many others. Potato Head doll and also parodies other rivals.
On the single " Westside Story ", Game raps that "I don't do button-up shirts or drive Maybachs ", which was perceived as being directed towards Jay-Z , though Game stated it was directed toward Ja Rule. Later Jay-Z performed a freestyle on Funkmaster Flex 's radio show on Hot 97 and in it, he repeatedly used the word game , which some hip hop fans [ who?
Game responded with "My Bitch" in which the first verse is directed at G-Unit , the second verse is directed at Jay-Z and the third verse at Suge Knight. The rapper's second major-label album Doctor's Advocate was released on November 14, This album was set out by Game to prove that he was still able to make good music and be a successful artist without the help of Dr. Dre or 50 Cent. While Game originally claimed Dr. Dre would still do production on the album in the November issue of XXL magazine,  he admitted in September after the XXL interview was conducted during an interview on radio station Power that Dr.
Dre would not be producing any tracks  although four previously unreleased tracks produced by Dr. Dre were released on the Internet, but no reason was given as to why they were not included on the album. The album debuted at number one on the Billboard , selling over , copies its first week. In October , Game extended a peace treaty to 50 Cent, which was not immediately replied to. On Game's album Doctor's Advocate , he says the feud is over on a few of the songs.
He had originally announced that Dr. Dre would be producing for the album, but neither Dr. Dre nor Aftermath Entertainment had confirmed. Nielsen proceeded to the recount, which placed LAX at number two with , copies, and Slipknot in the first position with , copies scanned, a margin of 1, copies. In the United States, the album has sold over , copies. It was confirmed in May , that Game began working on a new album, titled The R. Dre and Game in the studio working together,   The picture was taken a day earlier and it marked the first time Game had worked with Dr.
Dre for some years since the beef with former fellow G-Unit labelmate 50 Cent caused him to release his two following albums on Geffen Records. Later in early January Game posted a twitpic of him wearing a lot of Aftermath chains with a caption saying "It's funny how things come Full Circle". Later he confirmed that he had returned to Aftermath Entertainment. Album reached number one on the Billboard with first-week sales of 98, units.
Shortly after the release of the long-delayed eighth studio album, Game announced he had begun work on his ninth album. At the time titled Soundtrack to Chaos , he said the album would not feature him "name-dropping" or feature any artists as guests for vocals.
He also stated that he would consider releasing music independently. In promotion for the album Game started a free weekly music giveaway titled "Sunday Service". All the tracks are leftovers from Jesus Piece. Game also showed interest in making a future collaboration LP with Chris Brown. Game announced on social media that every Sunday leading up to the album that he would be dropping new music, which failed to make the album's final cut.
Game compared the album's quality of production and high number of guests to his mentor Dr. Dre 's The Chronic Most reviewers have praised the production and guests and the album. On November 30, , Game announced that he and fellow rapper Stat Quo were starting a new record label titled Rolex Records.
Both artists would use the label to release new music and sign other artists. He also stated he had talked to Kendrick Lamar, Nipsey Hussle , and Snoop Dogg about possibly doing collaboration albums in the future. On October 8, the Game released his first project since leaving Interscope, a mixtape titled Operation Kill Everything. He mentioned he had also talked to Warner Bros. Records about a record deal, and was still possible that he would re-sign with Interscope.
On October 12, , Birdman announced that he had signed the Game to Cash Money Records, which Game later seemingly confirmed that same day. That's pretty much family and that's where I'm at, at this point," he said. The following day, the Game announced that his sixth studio album, a sequel to his debut album The Documentary , would be arriving in January , with Dr.
Dre returning as producer along with Just Blaze and Scott Storch. Target began displaying the original artwork for The Documentary 2 July 13, However, the release date was pushed back again, to August 28, then eventually to October 9. A week later on October 16, Game released The Documentary 2.
The Game and Skrillex collaborated on a song named " El Chapo ", which was released on October 9, On August 1, , the Game ended his twelve-year feud with 50 Cent when the two were in the Ace of Diamonds Strip Club and he said "What happened, that shit was 12 years ago.
On September 16, , the Game released "92 Bars", a five-minute freestyle, used to promote his upcoming seventh studio album, but was also rumored to have been a diss towards rapper Meek Mill. The next day, the two rappers ended up in an Instagram exchange, with the Game cyber-flirting with Meek Mill's girlfriend, Nicki Minaj , as well as accusing him of calling the police, informing the authorities about a robbery involving Sean Kingston.
In December , the Game announced that he is working on his next and final album. His ninth studio album Born 2 Rap was released on November 29, No further details have been announced. In , the Game appeared on the dating television show Change of Heart ;  in the segment his partner criticized him for "acting macho when in reality is said to be sensitive. The Game also ventured into acting. He also voiced himself in the video game Def Jam: Icon. Nobody [Prod. Death Penalty feat. Tonight feat.
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