With two stadium shows planned, pop singer Justin Bieber heads to South Africa.
Justin Drew Bieber, born on 1 March 1994, is a Canadian singer and songwriter. After his discovery through his YouTube covering song videos in 2008, he was signed to RBMG. Bieber released his debut EP, My World, in late 2009, a platinum in the United States.
He became the first artist to have seven songs from a debut record chart on the Billboard Hot 100. Following his debut album, he had his first headlining tour. His second studio album, Under the Mistletoe, in November 2011 and his third, Believe, in 2012. His latest album, Purpose, was released in 2015.
He has won numerous fan-voted awards, including American Music Award for Artist of the Year in 2010 and 2012. In his career, he has received three Grammy nominations, winning one for Best Dance Recording for the song “Where Are Ü Now” at the 2016 ceremony. His fan base, dubbed “beliebers”, largely consists of early to mid-adolescent girls. He has been listed four times by Forbes magazine among the top ten most powerful celebrities in the world in 2011, 2012, and 2013. Bieber also became the first artist to surpass 10 billion total video views on Vevo.
Venue: Cape Town Stadium, Fritz Sonnenberg Rd, Greenpoint
Cost: R350 – R1 260