There has been quite a bit of controversy over the teen dream Justin Bieber since he first rose to fame several years ago. Many people either love him or hate him and he has a devoted fan club of “Beliebers” all around the world.
Five years ago, Justin Bieber was firmly regarded as a teeny bopper who was only liked by adolescents under the age of 16 years. However, since the release of his latest album, his adult fan base is growing.
It is virtually impossible to walk into a bar or nightclub and not hear his popular top hit song “I’m Sorry.” With age comes experience and Justin, who was once a sweet and innocent blonde boy with a “butter wouldn’t melt in my mouth” attitude, has been slated in the press for the way he treats his fans and allegations about episodes of rage and drug use.
Here are 6 things you probably didn’t know about Justin Bieber.
Justin Bieber was the first ever popular singer to have 5 number one hit albums before the age of 19. He skyrocketed to fame when he was just 13 years old and has consistently stayed at the top of his game ever since.
His ever increasing tattoos are all designed by him. Each and every one. In a bit to make a statement about his artistic expression and individuality, they all symbolize something different in his life.
He Is A YouTube Star
Justin was first discovered at the tender age of 13 on YouTube. This has made him a huge inspiration for singers worldwide, who are desperate to follow in his footsteps. His discovery on a Social Media platform has also given hope to many who have previously been turned down by record labels and has allowed them to continue on the path towards their dreams, despite failures and disappointments along the way.
A Viral Sensation
Justin Bieber is the only singer in history to have 4 top 40 chart singles, before he even released an album. At just 13 years old he was already release chart toppers, firmly planting his mark on musical history.
He Has Phobias
It might come as a surprise that Justin is actually severely claustrophobic despite performing in front of thousands of people on a regular basis. He is completely phobic of confined spaces, in addition to having an extreme fear of elevators. That would explain why he doesn’t frequent high-rise penthouse parties very often!
He Has A Crush On Beyonce
Both massive superstars in their own right, Justin is a little obsessed with Beyonce. According to reports, he is smitten with her charm– but ultimately, who isn’t?!