Justin Drew Bieber was born on march 1st 1994 in London Ontario Canada. Justin was raised by a single mother in a small Canadian town Stratford. Justin is a true overnight success, whose mother just posted videos of her son singing on YouTube!!! Justin was born with a passion for music when he was just two his mother gave him a drum kit and later on as he explains he was “basically banging on everything I could get my hands on.” When Justin was twelve Justin came in second place at a local talent show. As a way to share his talent with family his mother posted YouTube videos of him singing covers of Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, and Ne-Yo. Within months the superstar we’ve come to know and love was starting to form. With a huge following of fans (called BELIEBERS) and a eager manager who soon arranged for the teenager to fly to Atlanta, Georgia to meet the artist usher who later signed Justin to a record contract. Who soon became the young singing protégé of usher and later thanked usher for being his role model.
Fun facts Justin’s first single “one time” went certified platinum shortly after its release in may in his hometown of Stratford, Canada. “My world” matched that success selling more then one hundred thirty seven thousand copies within a week of hitting stores. Justin got into the billboard top ten with his song “Baby” featuring Ludacris. Soon after that Justin released “my world (2.0)” which offered his Beliebers ten more songs. Soon Justin came out with a documentary “NEVER SAY NEVER”. The documentary earned over seventy three million dollars in the box office it also featured Kanye West, Miley Cyrus, and Justin’s musical mentor Usher. Around the same time Justin released an album with his own takes on holiday classics such as his duet with Mariah Carey “All I want for Christmas is you”. Justin’s biggest hit was his song so far called boyfriend which was released in April 2012. On November 23rd 2012, Justin was presented with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Prime Minister of Canada,