G-Unit are 50 Cent, Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo
G-Unit, an abbreviation for Guerrilla Unit, is a rap group founded by 50 Cent. The group first garnered a following in the underground New York scene by independently releasing several mixtapes. The group's founder, Queens-based rapper 50 Cent, officially brought the group mainstream success by establishing it as a division at Interscope Records. Since signing to the label, G-Unit's members have released solo albums.
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G-Unit is an American hip hop group originating from New York City. G-Unit emerged on the New York scene by independently releasing several mix tapes. The name of the group is short for Guerilla Unit.