Justin Bieber is one of the most richest and successful pop singers in the world. Discovered by usher while he was still 15, Justin is mainly known for his success during his early years as an artist with his debut album “My World”. With the album becoming so popular, Justin was able to continue releasing more albums which also became huge hits.
In the next few years, the artist would also experience intense media exposure which resulted in him being bullied by the masses. This resulted in him getting into various controversies and he even had several run-ins with the law.
Though this wouldn’t stop him to continue on with his career and release more hit songs and help him win a Grammy Award. Here we’ll talk more about the artist’s career, net worth, and personal life to let you know more about him.
Celebrity Name: Justin Bieber
Full Name: Justin Drew Bieber
Birthday: March 1, 1994
Place of Origin: Ontario, Canada
Height: 5’7” ft
Weight: 70 Kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Wife: Hailey Rhode Bieber
Profession: Songwriter and Actor
Total Net Worth: $300 million
Early Life and Childhood
Justin Drew Bieber was born on the 1st of March 1994 in St. Joseph’s Hospital, Ontario, Canada. His parents never got married and he was raised by his mother, Patricia, and his maternal grandmother, Diane. Although his father wasn’t around all the time, he still made contact with him every now and then. He also had three siblings where two of them are from his father and one from his mother.
While growing up, he attended Jeane Sauve Catholic School during his elementary years while also learning various instruments like the trumpet and guitar. Justin then proceeded to St. Michael Catholic Secondary School where he finished high school with a 4.0 GPA.
With Justin’s love for music, he performed in a singing competition back in 2007 with the song “So Sick” by “Ne-Yo” which helped him win second place. His mother uploaded all of Justin’s music performances to Youtube. The videos gained a bit of attraction and slowly made him popular on the internet.
Personal Life of the Singer
During his career, Justin had dated and mingled with multiple women throughout the years. Though he’s most well-known girlfriend was the pop singer and actress Selena Gomez. They started dating back in 2010 and had an on and off relationship until they finally decided to end their relationship in 2018.
Justin has also confessed in the “Ellen Degeneres Show” that some of his songs actually talked about some of his ex-girlfriends. Some of the songs like “What Do You Mean” and “Sorry” were actually about his relationship with Selena.
In 2018, he became engaged with Hailey Hailey Baldwin, a famous American model and television personality. The two had dated back in 2015 and eventually split after a year in their relationship. They eventually got back together in 2018 and had reportedly gotten a civil marriage. Though they eventually had an official ceremony at Bluffton, South Carolina in 2019.
Career as a Singer
As Justin’s mom was uploading videos of him singing on Youtube, his future manager Scooter Braun happened to see one of his clips and saw talent in him. Braun then went up to Usher and showed the potential that Justin had to become a singer. By 2008, Bieber was then able to get signed into “Raymond Braun Media Group”.
His debut album “My World” where he had several songs that were able to reach the “Billboard Hot 100”. In 2010, Bieber’s second album “My World 2.0” was released, and one of its songs “Baby” became an instant worldwide hit. Though today the song became one of the most hated music videos on Youtube. He then proceeded to go on a tour which was named “My World Tour”.
By 2011, a music documentary named “Justin Bieber: Never Say Never” was released and was also accompanied by a Christmas album “Under the Mistletoe”.
Justin continued on to release more albums like “Believe” in 2012, and his “Purpose” in 2015 which also contained hit songs like “What Do You Mean”. The song became his first single to reach no.1 in the “Billboard Hot 100”.
Although his career has been proven to be successful, Justin also delved into movies where he had roles in “Zoolander 2”, “Behaving Badly”, “Killing Hasselhoff” and “Men in Black 3”.
The pop star has also had several run-ins with the law during his career. Back in 2013 he was caught in Brazil doing vandalism. He was charged again with vandalism the following year when he got caught throwing eggs at a local neighborhood in California.
Bieber also got arrested in 2014 when he and the singer Khalil were under suspicion of driving with an expired license and under the influence of drugs and alcohol.
In the same year, he was also arrested for assault and dangerous driving. This was due to a physical altercation that happened after he had a collision with a car while he was driving in Ontario.
Awards and Achievements
Throughout the career of the artist, he has been able to sell more than 150 million records making him obe of the best selling artists of the world. This helped Bieber receive various awards and nominations throughout his career. He was able to receive the “Queen Elizabeth II, Diamond Jubilee Medal” by the Prime Minister of Canada and also a “Diamond Award” from the RIAA.
Justin has also been nominated for several Grammy Awards and has even managed to win one. The massive success from his albums also managed to help him receive fourteen titles in the “Guinness Book of World Records”.
Total Net Worth of Justin Bieber
The total net worth of Justin Bieber is estimated to be around $300 million and he also has an annual income of over $80 million dollars.
Most of his wealth comes from the sales that he’s made from his albums and also from various endorsement deals.