50 Cent opened up to MTV.
(Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for Rolling Stone)50 Cent grew up in Queens and has NINE gunshot wounds to prove his tough upbringing.
(Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)50 grew up without a father figure and his mother passed away..he has his son...and then.....his grandparents then legally adopted him!
50 looking serious here...
(Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images for Bing)50 has been linked recently to Chelsea Handler...they no longer are together..
50 all smiles at Chelsea!
(Photo by Brian Jones/Las Vegas News Bureau via Getty Images)50 was with Chelsea, but they are no longer an item..
50 rocks a nice kangol! Lookin' good Curtis!
(Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)50's show will debut this Monday on VHone..will you watch?
50 led a hard life growing up...
(Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)He's been out talking to a lot of teens lately opening up about his life and his future dreams!
50's all smiles!
(Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)50 is a rapper, but is now also an actor too!
50 here performing!!
TENERIFE, SPAIN - MARS 27: US rapper 50 Cent performs live during a concert at the Congress Center on March 27, 2010 in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain. The concert is part of the 2010 tour to promote the album 'Before I Self Destruct'. (Photo by Torsten Laursen/Getty Images)