A Canadian pop musician, singer, songwriter and actor, Justin Drew Bieber is truly an international sensation. His heartthrob personality and passion for music has made millions of people go crazy about him. Today, Justin Bieber is the most recognizable star of the world with musical followers that includes young teens as well as elderlies. The success achieved by him that such an early stage never changed the star much according to his near and dear ones. Bieber remained focused on what he does best like singing, writing and performing.
1. Early Life
2. Career Beginning
4. Personal Life
5. Products, Endorsement and Philanthropy
8. Justin Bieber’s Snapchat
Justin Bieber – Tale of a Rockstar
Since the day, Scooter Braun discovered Bieber talent, he has never looked back. His normal childhood took an extraordinary turn when his videos on YouTube started creating a great buzz amongst the music lovers globally. His debut extended play “My World” was released in November 2009 and went platinum in the UK, US and Canada.
Justin Bieber was born on March 1st in the year 1994 at St Joseph’s Hospital in London, Ontario. He was brought up in Stratford, Ontario.
He is the only child of Patricia “Pattie” Mallette and Jeremy Jack Bieber. It is surprising to know that Bieber’s parents were never married. Pattie was just 18 years old when he was born and raised him as a single mother. Bieber had a relatively normal childhood. Since childhood Bieber he had a strong interest in music and learned to play musical instruments when he was a child. At the age of 12 years, he participated in a local talent competition and secured a second position. His mother took the initiative and posted his performance on YouTube and continued posting his singing videos.
The video soon went viral on the internet and Bieber’s videos build up a great fan following and got the attention of talent agent Scooter Braun. Braun managed to secure an impromptu audition with Usher Raymond, who was quite impressed and helped this rising star in signing a record deal. Braun noticed Bieber’s immense ability and performance skill and saw a potential star in him. At the release of his first album “My World”, Bieber was just fifteen years old which successfully occupied position in top ten of several countries and was certified as a platinum release in the United States. His next album ‘One Time’ was followed by the release of single that includes ‘Favorite Girl’, ‘One Less Lonely Girl’ and ‘Love Me’. Justin Bieber’s track ‘Baby’ which was released in early 2010 featured hip-hop artist Ludacris, broke all the records and became a blockbuster.
Music by Justin Bieber is usually devoted to pop, but sometimes he incorporated a twist by adding elements of R&B. According to Jody Rosen of Rolling Stone, songs and music of Justin Bieber offers a gentle introduction to mysteries, flushes romance and expresses aches of adolescents.
According to Bieber, he got his inspiration for music from some big wigs of the music industry such as Mariah Carey, The Beatles, Michael Jackson and Boyz II Men and Usher. He also stated that his ‘My World 2.0’ was quite inspired by Timberlake.
Personal Life of Justin Bieber
Bieber practices Christianity and believes that he is having a deep relationship with Jesus. He often describes himself as a faithful adherent of Christianity. Teen idol Bieber has broken hearts of many of his female fans in the year 2010 when he started dating the very gorgeous television singer and actress Selena Gomez. It wasn’t that easy for Selena being Justin’s girlfriend as she was accosted by many of his devoted followers. Some of them even posted death threats on her Twitter after a kissing photograph of the couple was leaked in the year 2011 when they were on vacation. The couple finally ended their relationship in November 2012 after two years of dating. In January, year 2013 it was reported that Justin was single, but now the news is cropping that Bieber has started dating supermodel Sofia Richie who is the daughter of Lionel Richie.
Products, Endorsement and Philanthropy
Beside his musical career, Bieber has also ventured into the business world and philanthropy. He served as an angel investor in many technology companies and made his startup investment in the year 2009. Before that, he invested a serious amount in small technology companies and startups such as SoJo Studios, Shots, Spotify, Game-for-good Company and stamped.
In 2012, Bieber endorsed products of some of the renowned brands like Adidas, etc. He was also the new “face” and “body” for Calvin Klein collection in the year 2015. Bieber supports a charity founded by Adam Braun, who is the younger brother of Bieber’s manager named ‘Pencils of Promise’. He also serves as celebrity spokesperson for many organizations by running ad campaigns for charity. He performs at fund raising galas that show his philanthropic approach. Recently, he appeared in a program by PETA where he encouraged people for pet adoption from shelters instead of purchasing pets from pet stores and breeders.
Justin Bieber has achieved numerous awards that include both Artist of the Year Award at 2010 American Music Awards and 2012 American Music Awards. He was also nominated for Best Pop Vocal Album and Best New Artist at the prestigious 53rd Grammy Awards. Justin Bieber is having millions of fans globally who often call themselves “Believers”. Bieber is also having more than 40 million fans on Twitter. He was listed by the popular Forbes magazine in year 2012 for being the third most powerful celebrity in the world.
No matter whether someone is a fan or critic, it’s really hard to deny the immense success of this young pop star. Justin Bieber, the face of international music is the ruler of millions of hearts. The story of his life depicts a true childhood success. He took a great advantage of his YouTube fame and went on to become one of the world’s biggest music stars. His first album was launched at the age of fifteen and his record-breaking tours complete during his late teens. There is no wrong in saying that Justin Bieber is one of the world’s most successful young musicians.
What is Justin Bieber’s Snapchat?
Justin Bieber’s snapchat username is rickthesizzler.