50 Cent is celebrating a big Wednesday - his latest album has debuted in America's top five and his new Tv drama has been picked up for a second season.

The rapper, real name Curtis Jackson, co-created gritty Tv series Power for U.S. cable network Starz, and produces the project, about a New York club boss who leads a double life as a drug kingpin.

The series, which stars The A-Team's Omari Hardwick, debuted on Saturday (07Jun14) and Starz bosses have already picked it up for a second season.

50 Cent, who makes a cameo in the series, already has big plans for season two, stating, "Viewers may be loving the start of season one now, but season two will blow them away."

Meanwhile, the rap star's new album Animal Ambition has debuted at five on the Billboard 200 chart.