Born Justin Drew Bieber on 1 March 1994, Justin Bieber is a renowned Canadian singer, songwriter and actor. Through his Youtube covers, a music manager discovered him and got him signed to RBMG. In the year 2009, Justin Bieber released his debut EP, titled My World, which became a certified platinum hit in the United States. Justin’s debut EP made him the first artist ever to have more than seven songs on Billboard 100. In the year 2010, Justin Bieber released his second album titled My World 2.0. The album debuted at number one in several countries and just like his first album became a certified platinum in the United States.
Though he was born in London Ontario, Justin Bieber grew up in Stratford, Ontario. He is the only child of Patricia Mattie and Jack Bieber. When Justin Bieber was born, his mother was underage, thus she had to be assisted by Bieber’s grandmother Diana in raising up Justin Bieber. However, as time went by, Patricia was forced to take several low paying jobs, to raise her only child Justin Bieber. While growing up, Bieber got to learn the piano, guitar, the trumpet and drums.
Music Style and Influence
Justin Bieber’s music style is pop, though from time to time he loves to incorporate elements of R&B. BoyzIIMen, Michael Jackson, Mariah Carey, Usher and Justin Timberlake are some of the people who have had a great influence on Justin Bieber’s musical career.