Best Future Video Set (2008)

GRETSCH BUILDING

Grab a pair of binoculars and check out the follies of 50 Cent atop the historic GRETSCH BUILDING. Mr. Cent reportedly bought the penthouse and is now erecting his own mini Shangri-La above the hulking industrial building. From nearby roofs, one can identify a glass-enclosed poolhouse, a guesthouse, various other bungalows, and the main building, an impressive three-story mini-mansion with several verandas and decks of its own. It's easy to imagine the entire compound populated by shorties in a typical hip-hop video, bathing and frolicking while 50 and his crew light up a blunt or two and sing about gangsta street life—as the local Hasidic community goes about its business down below.

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