50 Cent Talks Painting His Grandma’s Toenails During Oprah Interview

Think 50 Cent and words like money, aggression and power may come to mind first. Painting his grandma’s toenails doesn’t exactly fit with that persona.

Yet, there’s more than one side to ’Fif and the G-Unit general explains his love for his grandparents, especially his grandma, in a preview for his and Oprah’s interview that will air on Oprah’s Next Chapter, a show on her Oprah Winfrey Network, on Sunday night (June 10) at 9 p.m. EST.

“Who do you love?” Oprah asks 50 during the interview.

“I love my grandmother, my grandfather,” he responds. “She’s the one, my grandmother. Like, my granddaddy, I love him too but he gets mad at me. It’s a different thing with my grandmother. I’ve always had a connection with her. I used to sit there and rub on her foot, her feet and stuff like that—even paint her toenails.”

That confession, definitely shocked Winfrey.

You know how to paint a toenail?” she asked.

“Yeah. I can paint a toenail…like we in the nail shop,” ’Fif said with a smile.

“I’m going to do 10 things I didn’t know about Fiddy,” Oprah interjected.

“I’ll do that for her because her feet swell up,” 50 fired back.

Oprah was still seemingly floored.

“Now that…I would never have imagined,” the media mogul said. “There’s two things that shocked me the most in this interview—meditation and you know how to paint a toenail.”

“Yeah, she’ll tell you, I’ve been doing it for years,” said 50, causing Oprah to erupt in laughter.

50’s grandma will be happy to hear the flattery, considering she reacted greatly to when her famous grandson informed her that he’d be doing a sit-down interview with none other than Winfrey.

“So today my grand mother said you on oprah now boy you made it :0) #SK,” 50 tweeted, before posting a picture of himself draping his arm over Winfrey following their taped interview on Wednesday (June 6).

During the interview, Oprah also tries to delve into what caused friction between herself and 50 after years of ’Fif making disparaging remarks.

“Did you say things about me to be provocative or did you really just not like me?” Oprah asked 50 straightforwardly.

Viewers will have to check in Sunday night to find out 50’s response to that and more, however.—Mark Lelinwalla

  • itsallagimmic

    yes oprah, curtis is a human bieng, just like you. Shocking isnt it?

    • CaponeMOB

      amazing in what little Bubble oprah lives in,now if she would of had more RAPPERS/HIP-HOP artist on her other REAL show,she would have known rappers are humans and are considerate and have feelings too,whats so shockin about fif doin them things? the shock here is fat ass oprah not knowin 50 cent is really Curtis Jackson a human from the NY. i know gangstaz and hustlaz that would pull over in the scene of an accident to help an old lady,i know crazy niggaz that had helped blind men cross the street. SCHOCKING! make a show about that, u fat white women trapped in a black body..SMH

  • James Bond

    Only a real nigga with nothing to hide would keep it that real