Justin Drew Bieber (; born March 1, 1994) is a Canadian singer. He was discovered by American record executive Scooter Braun and signed with RBMG Records in 2008, gaining recognition with the release of his debut EP My World (2009) and soon establishing himself as a teen idol.Bieber's debut album, My World 2.0 (2010), debuted atop the Billboard 200, making him the youngest solo male act to top the chart in 47 years. The album also contained the internationally successful single "Baby", which became the highest certificated single of all time in the US. His second album, Under the Mistletoe (2011), was the first Christmas album by a male artist to debut at number one on the Billboard 200, while his third album, Believe (2012), saw experimentation with dance-pop and mature themes. Following Believe, Bieber's public image went through a drastic change through various controversies and legal issues during 2013 and 2014, leading to Rolling Stone dubbing him "Bad Boy" on their March 2014 issue. However, starting in 2016, he has been setting his priorities on repairing his public image, by taking responsibility for his past wrongdoings and focusing on his mental health. In February 2016, GQ released an article about Bieber's commitment to "reintroduce" himself.His fourth album, Purpose, was released in 2015. It was preceded by "Where Are Ü Now", a collaboration with Jack Ü, which saw Bieber explore EDM, and win the Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording. Purpose produced three number-one singles: "What Do You Mean?", "Love Yourself", and "Sorry". Bieber diversified on later collaborations, with "Cold Water", "Let Me Love You", "I'm the One", and "I Don't Care" reaching the top five in the U.S., while his remix to "Despacito" tied the then-record for most weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100, and "10,000 Hours" won the Grammy Award for Best Country Duo/Group Performance. His fifth album, Changes was released in 2020, while his sixth album, Justice (2021), produced the US number-one single "Peaches".Among the world's best-selling music artists, with over 150 million records sold, Bieber is credited with three Diamond certifications from the RIAA for "Baby", "Sorry" and "Despacito". He has received numerous accolades, including 25 Guinness World Records, two Grammy Awards, a record 21 MTV Europe Music Awards, 20 Billboard Music Awards, 18 American Music Awards, two Brit Awards, four MTV Video Music Awards, and a Latin Grammy Award. Time named Bieber one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 2011, and he was included on Forbes' list of the top ten most powerful celebrities in 2011, 2012, and 2013.Outside music, Bieber's marriage to Hailey Baldwin has received considerable media attention, and he also starred in the concert films Justin Bieber: Never Say Never (2011) and Justin Bieber's Believe (2013), while his personal issues were chronicled in the documentary series Justin Bieber: Seasons (2020).