It was one year ago that 50 Cent shocked fans with an Instagram photo claiming he fathered a love child — a trend that we see happen almost all too frequently in Hollywood.

The rapper met Davian at a fan event and wrote alongside the adorable image that his "life is full of surprises, this little guy is my son Davian. He started crying, I was thinking why you crying I gotta pay for this s–t. Lmao."

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He later clarified this was only a joke and the young boy is simply a fan of his — even though they could have totally fooled us as a father-son duo!

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"He’s not my biological son, but I treat him as my son," 50 Cent explained in a radio interview with Keisha Nicole on 96.3 FM.

"I just met him and it was interesting because the way he looked at me and he’s shaking and crying. [It was] all the things I wish my actual older son was but we just don’t have that relationship, because when you pray for success, you don’t pray for jealousy, envy or entitlement and those things come along with it. His mom’s entitlement has been filtered through him. So while being a privileged child, he still feels deprived."

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The "Candy Shop" singer has two other children, Marquise and Sire, from previous relationships.

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