Justin Bieber is a Grammy Award-winning Canadian pop star, who is one of the few successful singers to get famous at a tender age.
His success all started from a simple Youtube video his mom posted of his performance in a local talent competition where he emerged in second place.
From being discovered at age 13 by record manager Scooter Braun to topping billboard charts and being listed among the most powerful celebrities in the world three times in a row by Forbes magazine (2011, 2012 and 2013.) With such an impressive record, you can tell that Justin has achieved a lot in a short period of time.
Justin Bieber’s Profile
- Name: Justin Drew Bieber
- Age: 26years
- Height: 1.75 m tall
- Weight: 70 kg
- Nationality: Canada
- Net Worth: $300 million
- Occupation: Singer and songwriter
- Relationship status: Married
Justin Bieber Net Worth
As of 23rd June 2020, Justin Bieber has an estimated net worth of over $300 million. According to Forbes magazine, his annual income is estimated to be about $83.5million.
He earns this much through his album sales, merchandise, touring, and product endorsement.
Early Life of Justin Bieber
Justin Drew Bieber is from Stratford, Ontario, Canada, he was born On March 1, 1994, in London, Ontario, at St Joseph’s Hospital, to Jeremy Jack Bieber and Pattie Mallette out of wedlock. Justin was raised by his mother.
As a single mom, Pattie Mallette worked a series of low paying office jobs in Stratford, Ontario, Canada. His father, Jeremy Bieber, on the other hand got remarried and has two children. Justin, is the only child of Jeremy and pattie, he has younger half-siblings through Jeremy Bieber, a sister- Jazmyn Bieber, and brother- Jaxon Bieber.
Justin had his elementary education at Jeanne Sauve Catholic School in Stratford and then graduated high school from the St. Michael Catholic Secondary School In Stratford, Ontario, in 2012.
He had an undying passion for music from his childhood, participated in various singing competitions at his young age. He taught himself to play musical instruments such as the piano, drums, guitar, and trumpet while growing up. He also had an interest in sports like soccer, hockey, and chess.
Justin Bieber had participated in a local talent competition and emerged in second place. However, a clip of his performance was filmed by his mother and uploaded on YouTube.
When searching for videos of a different singer, former marketing executive of So So Def Recordings, Scooter Braun, clicked on one of Justin’s 2007 YouTube videos by accident, he was so impressed he had contact, Pattie Mallette.
Justin went from an unknown singer to a superstar with a big-time record deal with Braun and Usher.
Justin Bieber’s Career
Justin Bieber has released four albums in his career ‘My World 2.0’, ‘Under the Mistletoe, ‘Believe,’ and ‘Purpose.’ He organized and went on tour to promote each of his albums. He has also be seen touring with other musicians.
Justin Bieber’s Albums and Songs
in 2008, Justin started recording under Usher’s label, he released his first debut album, “My World” in November 2009, with the hit single ‘Baby’ becoming an overnight hit, and broke into the Billboard Top 10 which in early 2010 featuring the famous rapper Ludacris. The album sold more than 137,000 copies in its first week.
In 2010, Justin released My World 2.0, and the album contained ten new songs. He released “Never Say Never” in 2011, along with a holiday album, Under the Mistletoe, that same year, the album featured the holiday classic “All I Want For Christmas Is,” it was a duet with Mariah Carey which expressed his own take on the Christmas holiday.
Justin went on to release the album “Believe” in 2012, the album sold 374,000 copies in its first week, it had hit songs such as “Beauty and a Beat” which hit Top 10 in Billboard featuring Niki Minaj, and others like “Boyfriend,” “All around the world” and “As long as you love me.”
Justin became quite silent in the two years that followed but made a big comeback in 2015 with the album ‘Purpose,’ which became his fifth album to sell millions of copies in the U.S. alone by the end of the year.
Justin became the youngest artist to have seven albums reach the top spot on the Billboard Hot 200 Following the release of Changes in February 2020.
So far, He has worked with music labels like Teen Island, RBMG, School Boy, Def Jam, and Island.
Justin also does a little bit of acting as he has appeared in movies such as ‘Justin Bieber: Never Say Never’,’,‘Behaving Badly,’ ‘Men in Black 3’, ‘Killing Hasselhoff,’ ‘Justin Bieber’s Believe’, ‘Zendaya: Behind the Scenes’, ‘Katy Perry: Part of Me,’ and ‘Zoolander 2’.
Justin is known for making headlines either about his sometimes impolite behavior endeavors or his dating life. Justin has dated a few female celebrities, which includes Selena Gomez, Sofia Richie, Kendall Jenner, and Hailey Baldwin.
His relationship with Selena Gomez was the most controversial of all. The two celebrities started dating in 2010, the relationship which broke the hearts of thousands of female fans who crush on Justin, and even sparked treat tweets to Gomez. The couple dated for a couple of years and finally broke up in November 2011.
Fans continued to speculate rumors of the couple still being together and also having an on-and-off relationship due to several online battles and songs written about each other, including Gomez’s charts topping hit track “Lose You to Love Me,” released in fall 2019.
By mid-January, 2016, there were rumors of him dating Hailey Baldwin when they both set off on a romantic vacation, but on their return back to the U.S., they confirmed they weren’t in a relationship.
Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin got married in 2018, and it was a private ceremony at the Montage Palmetto Bluff in South Carolina. Hailey Baldwin, now known as Hailey Rhode Bieber, is an American model and also a television personality.
She is represented by IMG Models and has been featured in major ads for Ralph Lauren, Guess, and Tommy Hilfiger.
Awards & Achievements
Justin Bieber is one of the youngest superstars, to have achieved this sort of fame and wealth. He has won an impressive number of music awards in his career of only ten years.
Bieber has won the following awards
- 3 FiFi Awards
- 20 Teen Choice Awards
- 4 ASCAP Award
- 3 Bravo Otto
- 14 Guinness World Records
- 1 Grammy Award
- 14 Billboard Music Awards
- 12 American Music Awards
- 22 ‘MTV Europe Music Awards