Monday, 22 April 2013
Justin Bieber's Grandfather Desperate For His Help
help, to the extent of taking it public. His grandfather is bitter
because he has showering his maternal grandparents with goodies and
has left him and his wife with nothing.
See how Tvnz is reporting the story:
Justin Bieber's grandfather has revealed how he is living in near
poverty and has had no support from his pop superstar grandson despite
his huge wealth.
George, 61, cannot work because of a painful back problem and he has
revealed he and his wife Kathy - Justin's step-grandmother - have
received no support from his superstar grandson.
The lack of help comes despite the 'Beauty and the Beat' singer's
grandparents having very limited income and living in difficult
conditions - a hole in the roof caused by a falling tree goes unfixed.
George said: "Justin has just got too big for his britches. He never
calls usand now I sometimes think he doesn't care ... [He] seems to be
getting caught up in this lavish lifestyle and has forgotten us.
"When I hear about his recent behaviour I just wonder who on earth is
looking after him as, believeme, this is not the loving little boy we
"It's like we now live on different planets."
As his grandparents continue to struggle, the 19-year-old pop star
recently endured a difficult and controversial UK trip including a
confrontation with a photographer and turning up two hours late for a
And he is apparently able to help his maternal grandmother and her
second husband, which upsets George.
He told The Sun on Sunday newspaper: "For them nothing seems to be too
much trouble. He buys them new houses, cars, luxury holidays -
anything they want. But for us - nothing.
"I would love a new house as now I cannot even make it upstairs, my
back is so bad. But I guess that is noton the cards for us."
He admitted their situation is becoming "desperate" and he can't grasp
the level of wealth his grandson now enjoys.
He added: "Justin might be worth 70 million pounds but we certainly
have never seen a penny of it. It does make me sad, as right now our
life is pretty desperate."