At the age of 13, we are in school, dreaming to be some superhero, most probably Ironman or Batman, we stubborn brats demand ice-creams and footballs from our parents. But, there was a 13-year-old sensation who not only rocked the world but also set it on fire with his triple Platinum single – Baby. He is none other than the king of many hearts – Justin Bieber. The 24-year-old Canadian singer and songwriter is a pop icon today and is considered as one of the best around.
Justin Bieber Bio:
Born on 1 March 1994 in London, Ontario, Canada to an underaged mother Patricia Mallette and Jeremy Jack Bieber. He attended Jeanne Sauvé Catholic School in Stratford and graduated from the St. Michael Catholic Secondary School. He mastered playing the piano, drums, trumpet, and guitar in his childhood. His mother, Mallette uploaded one of his songs on YouTube and the rest, as they say, is history.
Former marketing executive of So So Def Recordings, Scooter Braun, came across Bieber’s video and he was mightly impressed with the teenager. Within days, Justin signed a deal with the Raymond Braun Media Group (RBMG). His first single, “One Time”, was released on the radio on 16 January 2010. But, it was with the single Baby that he gained worldwide recognition and popularity.
Bieber mostly sings pop, but also adds elements of R&B. Bieber is inspired by Michael Jackson, The Beatles, Boyz II Men, Mariah Carey, Justin Timberlake, Stevie Wonder, Tupac, and Usher.
Justin Bieber Career and Awards:
Starting his career at a tender age of 13, he became the first artist to have seven songs from a debut record chart on the Billboard Hot 100. His debut album – My World 2.0. was certified triple Platinum in the U.S. His next Never Say Never and Under the Mistletoe released in 2011. After a string of not-so-popular songs, he made his comeback in 2015 with Purpose becoming his fifth million-selling record in the U.S. by the end of the year.
His other hit songs include – Boyfriend (2012), Where Are Ü Now (2015), and What Do You Mean? (2015). His remix version of Luis Fonsi’s Despacito and it broke the all-time record as the longest-standing chart-topping song in August 2017.
The 24-year-old has been nominated 10 times at the Grammy Awards, winning once in for Best Dance Recording in 2016 for the song “Where Are Ü Now” with Jack Ü.
Justin Bieber Net Worth and Assets:
The Canadian singer lives a lavish lifestyle. His net worth has only increased with each passing year. In 2010, his net worth was $500 thousand, which went on to $5 million, $40 million, $100 million, $200 million, $210 million, $240 million, $250 million, and $265 million in 2018. Justin Bieber’s estimated net worth in 2019 is $285 million.
Justin’s tours are also quite popular. He made $69.9 million from the Believe tour and $53.3 million from the My World tour. His next Purpose World Tour broke all his previous records garnering a massive $250 million in ticket sales only.
The pop sensation owns a sprawling mansion in Ontario worth 5 million. The 24-year-old loves his toys. He has a flat black range rover, a Fisker Karma, and Ferrari F430. Bieber also owns a private jet.
Justin Bieber Business and Endorsements:
Between 2011 and 2014, Justin Bieber launched four fragrances, called Someday, Girlfriend, The Key, and Justin Bieber Collector’s Edition respectively. In 2019, Justin Bieber released his debut collection for House of Drew, a unisex clothing line.
Early in his career, he made a deal with Proactiv. He endorses Adidas, Beats by Dre, Elizabeth Arden, and Best Buy and innumerable other brands. Bieber’s net worth gets an additional boost by his Instagram posts. His outstanding popularity on the app gives him $600,000 per post for brand promotions.
Justin Bieber Quotes:
“I want my world to be fun. No parents, no rules, no nothing. Like, no one can stop me. No one can stop me.”
“I’m looking forward to influencing others in a positive way. My message is you can do anything if you just put your mind to it.”
Justin Bieber says that he has 3 keys to success. The first one, he says is to know your audience and the second is to engage with them. The third key is to build the right team.
Justin Bieber Relationships:
Justin Bieber dated another teenage star Selena Gomez from December 2010. The long term relationship finally broke off in March 2018. In the meanwhile, it was reported that he dated Hailey Baldwin while he was in a relationship with Gomez. The duo got engaged on 7 July 2018 and obtained a marriage license in September 2018. On 23 November 2018, Bieber stated he was married to Baldwin.
Justin Bieber Social Media:
Bieber has 117 million followers on the photo-sharing app – Instagram.
He has another 106 Million followers on Twitter.
For all my fans in China I just wanted to say that I am super excited to be on Weibo. Look forward to sharing more. Some good music coming. pic.twitter.com/eTVXnKqyrJ
— Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) July 24, 2019