Justine Bieber is a Canadian, Grammy Award Winning pop star. He rose to fame in 2009 after Scooter Braun came across his video on YouTube.
He is one of the youngest pop stars who built their music career from nothing to having a big-time record deal in 2 years. His songs include ‘Despacito’, ‘Changes’, ‘love me, just to name a few.
20 Interesting Facts About Justin Bieber
If you are a big fan of Justine Bieber, here is some fun stuff about him that you probably dint know. Read on.
1. A Star is born
Justine Bieber was born on 1st March 1994, in London, Ontario. He was raised in Stratford, Ontario.
The 27-year-old is of Canadian nationality, the son of Jeremy Jack Bieber and Pattie Mallette.
2. Musical Path created
Justin attended The Jeanne Sauvé Catholic School. It was a French-language immersion elementary school in Stratford.
His interest in music might have been ignited in this school. That is where Bieber learned to play the piano, guitar, drums, and trumpet.
3. Wife and child
Justine is married to Hailey Rhodes Baldwin Bieber. She is an American median personality model and socialite.
The two have been married since September 2018; they got married in a private courthouse. They have a child together, a daughter.
4. Bieber’s kick-off
At 13 years old, Justine landed an opportunity with Braun in Atlanta, Georgia. He was hired to record Demo tapes.
One week later, he also landed on a gig to start singing for Usher. He was later signed by Raymond Braun Media Group.
5. Inspirational voices
Justine has stated that he has been highly influenced and inspired by different great artists. They are Usher, Justin Timberlake, Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Boyz II Men, Tupac the Beatles, and Stevie Wonder.
His musical style is mainly pop and R&B.
6. The one less lonely girl collection
In 2010 Justine partnered with Nicole by OPI to launch a nail polish line. It sold out within two months of its release, exclusively in Walmart.
Allegedly the nail polish line was named after one of his songs. The products have sold over one million and pieces and millions of returns.
7. No rest on social media
Did you know that Justin Bieber gets 207,788 fans on Facebook every week? This is in addition to more than 60 new mentions on Twitter per second.
It takes less than 30 seconds for his tweet to get over 100 retweets. How interesting!
8. He is a mentee
Justine Bieber has one of the coolest friends, Hollywood legendary actors Will Smith. They are known to have a special bond.
After his world tour in 2013, Justine received weekly counselling from Will Smith. The two are said to have had weekly calls discussing potential issues in his music career and life.
9. Meet Justine Bieber’s pastor
Pastor Judah Smith is the leader of Church Home in Beverly hills. He is a longtime friend and mentor of Justine Bieber.
He recently released his first-ever gospel song called “freedom”, featuring Pastor Smith. This song was released on Easter.
10. Bieber’s net worth
Justine’s net worth is $285 million, with a $60 to $80 million salary. He is one of the highest-paid singers of his time.
He has built his worth by his consistency and determination. Bieber is not only in the music and acting industry, but he is also an entrepreneur.
11. Height and weight
Bieber is ranked as one of the most attractive celebrities currently. He is indeed a guy that many ladies would love to have by their side.
He weighs 154 pounds/70 kgs and 1.75meters in height. He also works out, so you can only imagine how incredible his physique is.
12. How much for a haircut?
The celebrity singer makes a salon visit every two weeks. It seems like his hairdo has a high maintenance cost.
He spends $750 Per visit that makes it $18000 per year, exciting right? A fun fact, his hairdresser is called Vanessa Price.
13. Turned down?
When Justine moved to Atlanta, Georgia, with Braun, he was turned down by Usher. This was upon his request to collaborate with him.
One week later, Justine got a gig with Justine Timberlake, which caused Usher to change his mind. It became a bidding battle for the young star.
14. Family guy, after all
In 2013 Justin bought a house for his father and half-siblings. This emanates from a close and tight bond that Justine shares with Jeremy.
The five-bedroomed house is worth $ 850 000.
15. He auctioned his hair
In 2011, Justin cut off his hair and auctioned it on eBay; it got $40,668. What an act of kindness?
He gave it to Ellen DeGeneres on a TV talk show. He stated that the funds raised by auction should be channelled to a charity of his preference.
16. An alternate career, what if?
In an interview, Bieber said that he would have become an architect if he had not been successful in his music career. Would he have made a good architect? I guess we will never find out!
In another interview, he also stated that he would have auditioned for American Idol if not for his music breakthrough.
17. He is a fan of the ink
Since he turned 16, Justin has acquired lots of tattoos that amount to 60 in total. Each one of them having significance and meaning.
He and his father share a tattoo on their left arm written ‘Jesus’ in the Hebrew language. Across his chest, he also bears one written ‘Son of God’.
18. He is claustrophobic
Since the age of 7, Justin has suffered claustrophobia. He says he finds it difficult to ride on elevators, being in large crowds and small places with no escape.
He states that his brother locked him in a toy box hence the phobia.
19. He is bilingual
His ancestry is French-Canadian, Irish, Scottish, and German. Justin speaks fluent French and English.
He went to a French Catholic school and the second largest language in Canada in French. This explains why the singer spoke French from when he was little.
20. 1st public scandal
In 2011 while he was still a teenager, a woman filed a lawsuit against the pop singer. She claimed that Bieber was the father of her child.
After carrying out a DNA test, it came out negative. The woman dropped the suit against him.
Now you are up-to-date with some interesting facts that you did not know about Justin Bieber. This pop celebrity singer is truly living his best life.
Bieber has still more to offer the world. We all can’t wait to see what he unveils next.