Justin Bieber is the biggest teen pop artist of all time, having over 18 billion views on his YouTube channel. Justin Bieber is a Canadian singer and a songwriter born on March 1, 1994 in Strafford, province of Ontario Canada. From a small age, his passion for music evolved from playing piano and drums, participating at local singing competitions, and uploading videos to a YouTube channel to share the young talent with family and friends. Being raised by a single mother, his stardom begun at an early age of 13. His life turned into a roller coaster ride of fame and popularity when a talent agent Scooter Braun discovered his childish, home recorded videos uploaded by his mother.
The manager hunting for fresh talent spotted him and took him to Atlanta, where his first contract was signed with The Island Def Jam, a joint venture between Usher and Raymond Braun. Rest is history, starting from his debut “One Time” to launching hitting albums after albums going platinum globally.
Getting immense fame in a span of six years at such a young age is exceptional, Justin Bieber has made a great fortune selling his music, and his net worth is about $265 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Starting his singing career from the debut album “My World 2.0” ranked at number six on the album chart in November 2009, then breaking his own records with albums one after the other like “My World” ranking at number five later that year. Starting the New Year with new heights, with his hitting album “Baby” reaching the top charts overnight. it is considered as the highest-certified digital songs of all times. Justin Bieber’s next album “Purpose”, then his singles “What Do You Mean?”, “Sorry” and “Love Yourself” earned him Guinness world book record for being the youngest male artist to debut at the top chart.
Since a YouTube video discovered Justin Bieber in 2007, his social media fame has not ceased and he continues to acquire the third largest YouTube channel with over 42 million subscribers. He became the first male music artist to earn over 100 million followers on Instagram while ranking on second place at Twitter, with about 105 million followers.
He also wrote two major musical documentaries, “Never Say Never” in 2011 and “Believe” in 2013. “Never Say Never” was grossing the year’s top documentary and is now considered as the third grossing documentary of all time.
He won the major honors like Grammy award once, while Brit Awards twice and 19 Billboard Music Awards. He also won many fan-based awards such as Teen Choice Awards, several times MTV Europe Music Awards and American Music Awards. Forbes considered him as the top most powerful celebrities of the world, in the three consecutive years 2011, 2012 and 2013. Bieber is one of the most talented artists and whether he was ridiculed in the early stages of his career, he has grown up, both musically and personally, to be a consistent hit-maker.