In 2007, Justin Bieber was just another kid singing and dancing on YouTube, but his life changed when a marketing executive for a record company stumbled across the videos.
Bieber recorded his first demo tapes, and they quickly attracted attention from R&B star Usher, who began mentoring the young Canadian singer and led him toward a recording contract. While Bieber’s debut studio album was still being completed, its first single — “One Time” — reached the No. 12 spot on the Canadian Hot 100 chart and number 17 on Billboard’s Hot 100.
As of June 2017 Justin Bieber had a net worth of $225 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Pop star who was propelled to fame after his 2010 YouTube single “Baby” became an international hit. His first album, My World 2.0, debuted at number one on the U.S. Billboard 200 and went on to sell over five million copies worldwide.
He kept his singing aspirations to himself when he was younger and played chess, soccer, and hockey until uploading a cover of Ne-Yo‘s “So Sick” to YouTube in 2007.
My World 2.0 was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album in 2011. The following year, he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.
He was raised by his Christian single mother Pattie Mallette, who became pregnant at the age of seventeen. He began an on-and-off relationship with singer Selena Gomez in December 2010; they later resumed their relationship in November 2017. He has also dated models Yovanna Ventura, Hailey Baldwin and Sofia Richie.
Renowned rapper Ludacris was featured on his hit single “Baby.”