50 Cent to sign vodka bottles in D'Iberville

EVAN AGOSTINI/INVISION/AP/FILECurtis '50 Cent' Jackson Evan Agostini/Invision/AP

D'IBERVILLE -- Rapper 50 Cent is coming to the Mississippi Gulf Coast to represent a vodka label and sign bottles of the liquor.

He will be at Vintage Wine & Liquor, 3680-E Sangani Blvd., D'Iberville, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, to sign bottles of Effen Vodka and for photo opportunities.

Vintage was chosen to participate "as the only store on the Coast and one of two stores in Mississippi he will visit," Vintage owner Dave Vakharia and manager Kristy Morton said in a press release.

For the bottle signing, a purchase of a bottle of Effen Vodka is required.

50 Cent has sold more than 30 million albums and has won a Grammy and several Billboard Music Awards, American Music Awards, BET Awards and World Music Awards. His acting career includes the films "Get Rich or Die Tryin'," "Home of the Brave" and "Righteous Kill."