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Justin Bieber is a Canadian pop star who was discovered via YouTube. His debut album, My World, went platinum in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom.
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Canadian pop superstar Justin Bieber first garnered attention as a YouTube phenomenon. After signing a record deal with Usher's label, Bieber turned a generation of teen girls into "Beliebers."
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There were even death threats against her posted on Twitter after the pair was photographed kissing while on vacation in 2011.
While still only in his teens, Bieber has survived his first public scandal. A woman filed suit against Bieber in 2011, claiming that he was the father of her child. But a DNA test proved that the young pop star was not the father and the woman dropped her lawsuit. Bieber sang about the scandal in the song "Maria."
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