Justin Bieber http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/28480/all en UPDATE 1-Justin Bieber strips down voice, heartache on 'Believe Acoustic' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/update-1-justin-bieber-strips-down-voice-heartache-believe-acou <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* "Believe Acoustic" is Bieber's fifth studio album</p> <p>* Album is instant iTunes hit</p> <p>* 3 new songs, including Selena Gomez break-up ballad (Adds iTunes hit, early reviews)</p> <p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Justin Bieber is stripping down. Musically, that is.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/update-1-justin-bieber-strips-down-voice-heartache-believe-acou" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Pop music Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 19:30:07 +0000 5741176 at http://www.globalpost.com Unsigned singer tops MTV poll as artists call tunes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/unsigned-singer-tops-mtv-poll-artists-call-tunes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Unsigned singer Ebony Day tops major MTV poll</p> <p>* Social media a powerful tool for emerging stars</p> <p>* Record labels still seen as key to lasting success</p> <p>By Mike Collett-White</p> <p>LONDON, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Singer-songwriter Ebony Day has been named MTV's act to watch in 2013 before even signing a record deal, underlining how up-and-coming artists are increasingly using the internet and social networking sites to build a significant fan base.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/unsigned-singer-tops-mtv-poll-artists-call-tunes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Justin Bieber Music Record label Religion Technology Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Feb 2013 14:45:38 +0000 5747603 at http://www.globalpost.com Justin Bieber becomes youngest artist with five No. 1 albums http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/justin-bieber-becomes-youngest-artist-five-no-1-albums <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Piya Sinha-Roy</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Canadian pop star Justin Bieber became the youngest artist to land five chart-topping albums in the United States on Wednesday when his latest record, "Believe Acoustic," debuted atop the Billboard 200 album chart.</p> <p>"Believe Acoustic," which features stripped down versions of Bieber's songs from his fourth No. 1 album, "Believe," released last June, as well as three new songs, sold 211,000 copies in its first week according to figures from Nielsen SoundScan.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/justin-bieber-becomes-youngest-artist-five-no-1-albums" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Music industry Religion Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Feb 2013 19:00:22 +0000 5747970 at http://www.globalpost.com Fans' fury as Justin Bieber two hours late to British gig http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/fans-fury-justin-bieber-two-hours-late-british-gig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Teen superstar Justin Bieber is facing fury from his British fans after he showed up nearly two hours late for a concert in London.</p> <p>The Canadian singer played the first of four sold-out nights at London's O2 Arena on Monday, but hundreds in the audience took to Twitter to vent their frustration after he failed to appear on stage until nearly 10:30 pm.</p> <p>Parents in the 20,000-seater stadium complained that the 19-year-old star kept young fans waiting on a school night -- with some forced to miss the gig altogether in order to catch the last trains out of London.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/fans-fury-justin-bieber-two-hours-late-british-gig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Justin Bieber Justin Bieber London Religion Sports AFP Tue, 05 Mar 2013 10:16:08 +0000 5773680 at http://www.globalpost.com Justin Bieber faces fan anger after arriving late to UK show http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/justin-bieber-faces-fan-anger-after-arriving-late-uk-show <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, March 5 (Reuters) - Canadian pop star Justin Bieber faced a backlash on Tuesday after being booed by a London audience for turning up on stage around two hours late, leaving thousands of young fans waiting.</p> <p>The main attraction of the Monday night concert at London's O2 Arena was due to start at 8.30 p.m., but according to music critics and angry fans the 19-year-old teen idol did not get going until 10.22 p.m..</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/justin-bieber-faces-fan-anger-after-arriving-late-uk-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Sports Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Mar 2013 11:30:40 +0000 5773724 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Bieber apologises to angry fans for late UK show http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/update-1-bieber-apologises-angry-fans-late-uk-show <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds Bieber apology, timings confusion)</p> <p>By Mike Collett-White</p> <p>LONDON, March 5 (Reuters) - Canadian singer Justin Bieber apologised on Tuesday after fans booed him for turning up nearly two hours late to a London concert, blaming technical issues for his late performance.</p> <p>The 19-year-old teen idol had been scheduled to take the stage at London's O2 Arena at 8.30 p.m. but said in a Twitter message that the time was pushed back to 9.35 p.m. due to "some technical issues".</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/update-1-bieber-apologises-angry-fans-late-uk-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Music Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Mar 2013 13:45:46 +0000 5773855 at http://www.globalpost.com Fans' fury as Justin Bieber late to British gig http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/fans-fury-justin-bieber-late-british-gig <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Teen superstar Justin Bieber faced fury from his British fans on Tuesday after he showed up late for a sold-out concert in London.</p> <p>The Canadian singer played the first of four nights at London's O2 Arena on Monday, but hundreds in the audience took to Twitter to vent their frustration after he failed to appear on stage until nearly 10:30 pm.</p> <p>The 19-year-old insisted on Tuesday that he was only 40 minutes late -- but many fans said they had been led to believe he would be onstage at 8:30 pm, making him almost two hours late.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130305/fans-fury-justin-bieber-late-british-gig" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Religion World Wide Web AFP Tue, 05 Mar 2013 15:01:06 +0000 5773934 at http://www.globalpost.com Pop singer Justin Bieber collapses during London performance http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/pop-singer-justin-bieber-collapses-during-london-performance <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 7 (Reuters) - Canadian teen pop star Justin Bieber collapsed on stage from shortness of breath during a performance in London on Thursday, representatives for the singer said.</p> <p>"(Justin's) heading to the doctor now," Bieber's spokeswoman Melissa Victor told Reuters at midnight local time. "He fainted and took a 20-minute reprieve and was given oxygen."</p> <p>Bieber, 19, returned to the stage after the break to finish the show, and his representatives said he was OK.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/pop-singer-justin-bieber-collapses-during-london-performance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Believe Entertainment Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 01:15:55 +0000 5776699 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Justin Bieber "getting better" after collapsing at London gig http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/update-1-justin-bieber-getting-better-after-collapsing-at-londo <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds hospital in lead paragraph, background in paragraphs 8-12)</p> <p>March 7 (Reuters) - Canadian teen pop star Justin Bieber tweeted that he was "getting better" after collapsing on stage from shortness of breath during a performance in London and being rushed to the hospital on Thursday.</p> <p>Bieber's spokeswoman, Melissa Victor, told Reuters that the singer had fainted on stage at his concert at London's O2 arena and had been taken backstage where he took a 20 minute break and was given oxygen by doctors.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130307/update-1-justin-bieber-getting-better-after-collapsing-at-londo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Believe Entertainment Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Religion Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 02:00:05 +0000 5776741 at http://www.globalpost.com Bieber halts show after 'feeling woozy' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130307/bieber-halts-show-after-feeling-woozy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Under-fire Canadian pop star Justin Bieber halted his London show for 20 minutes on Thursday after complaining of being "light of breath".</p> <p>Bieber, who angered fans after turning up nearly two hours late for Monday's show at the O2 Arena, returned to the stage to complete his set before being taken to hospital.</p> <p>In a video posted by a fan on YouTube, Bieber's manager Scooter Braun tells the crowd: "Justin got very light of breath, the whole show he's been complaining. He's backstage with the EMTs (emergency medical team) and the doctor.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130307/bieber-halts-show-after-feeling-woozy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Believe Entertainment Human Interest Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Technology AFP Fri, 08 Mar 2013 02:45:49 +0000 5776789 at http://www.globalpost.com Justin Bieber due to perform despite collapse - venue http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/justin-bieber-due-perform-despite-collapse-venue <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, March 8 (Reuters) - Canadian pop star Justin Bieber is expected to perform the last of four gigs at London's O2 Arena on Friday despite collapsing on stage on Thursday and later going to hospital, a spokeswoman for the venue said.</p> <p>Bieber, 19, suffered from shortness of breath during his performance and, after a 20-minute break during which he was given oxygen by doctors, he completed his set.</p> <p>"The show is still scheduled to go ahead this evening," said a spokeswoman for the O2 Arena.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/justin-bieber-due-perform-despite-collapse-venue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Believe Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Labor Religion Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 12:15:12 +0000 5777069 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Bieber ends London gig without hitches after 'rough week' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/update-1-bieber-under-the-weather-expects-perform <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Bieber had verbal altercation with photographer</p> <p>* Still feeling "under the weather" after hospital stay (Recasts with performance)</p> <p>By Mike Collett-White</p> <p>LONDON, March 8 (Reuters) - Pop star Justin Bieber wrapped up his final London show without hitches on Friday after a week riddled with paparazzi run-ins and a trip to the hospital.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130308/update-1-bieber-under-the-weather-expects-perform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Believe Entertainment Human Interest Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Music My World 2.0 Religion Technology Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Mar 2013 12:45:29 +0000 5777112 at http://www.globalpost.com Bieber feeling 'better' after halting London show http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/bieber-feeling-better-after-halting-london-show <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Under-fire Canadian pop star Justin Bieber said he was feeling better Friday after halting a London show for 20 minutes for being "light of breath".</p> <p>The 19-year-old -- who angered British fans with a very late start Monday in the first of four shows at the O2 Arena -- returned to finish his set before being taken to hospital.</p> <p>A spokeswoman said he was determined to plough ahead with Friday's final London show.</p> <p>The teen idol posted a picture of himself lounging on a hospital bed wearing headphones.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/bieber-feeling-better-after-halting-london-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Human Interest Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs My World 2.0 Religion Technology AFP Fri, 08 Mar 2013 15:31:01 +0000 5777256 at http://www.globalpost.com Bieber back on stage after paparazzi clash, illness http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/bieber-back-stage-after-paparazzi-clash-illness <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Canadian pop star Justin Bieber returned to the stage Friday after a torrid 24 hours in which he suffered a health scare then lashed out at a photographer.</p> <p>The 19-year-old said he had had a "rough week" and was "human" following the foul-mouthed confrontation with a paparazzi cameraman in London.</p> <p>Bieber was forced to halt a London show for 20 minutes on Thursday night after complaining of being "light of breath" and was later taken to hospital.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130308/bieber-back-stage-after-paparazzi-clash-illness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Human Interest Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Justin Bieber songs Pop music Religion AFP Sat, 09 Mar 2013 00:46:13 +0000 5777745 at http://www.globalpost.com Bieber cancels one of two Portugal dates http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/bieber-cancels-one-two-portugal-dates <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Canadian teen heartthrob Justin Bieber has cancelled one of two scheduled concerts in Portugal next week, just after completing what he admitted had been a rough week in London, promoters said Saturday.</p> <p>Within a few days, the 19-year-old pop sensation angered some of his fans for being late on stage, then suffered a health scare and was involved in a foul-mouthed confrontation with a photographer.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130309/bieber-cancels-one-two-portugal-dates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Justin Bieber Justin Bieber Technology AFP Sat, 09 Mar 2013 17:16:49 +0000 5778220 at http://www.globalpost.com