" However, church elders convinced her to let Bieber go with Braun.At 13, Bieber went to Atlanta, Georgia, with Braun to record demo tapes.A 3-D part-biopic, part-concert film starring Bieber entitled Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, was released on February 11, 2011, directed by Step Up 3D director Jon Chu.It topped the box office with an estimated gross of .4 million on its opening day from 3,105 theatres.
He was invited to be a vocalist for the remake of "We Are the World" (a song written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie) for its 25th anniversary to benefit Haiti after the earthquake.Reid signed Bieber to Island Records in October 2008 (resulting in a joint venture between RBMG and Island Records) and appointed Hicks as executive Vice-President of Def Jam, where he could manage Bieber's career at the label.His first release, an extended play entitled My World, was released on November 17, 2009.Bieber also guest starred in an episode of True Jackson, VP in late 2009.Bieber performed Ron Miller and Bryan Wells's "Someday at Christmas" for US President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama at the White House for Christmas in Washington, which aired on December 20, 2009, on US television broadcaster TNT. After a talent manager discovered him through his You Tube videos covering songs in 2008 and he signed to RBMG, Bieber released his debut EP, My World, in late 2009. His fourth studio album Purpose was released in 2015, spawning three number one singles: "What Do You Mean? Afterwards, Bieber was featured on several successful collaborations, including "Cold Water", "Let Me Love You", "Despacito (Remix)", and "I'm the One". Mallette posted a video of the performance on You Tube for their family and friends to see. His third studio album, Believe (2012) generated the single "Boyfriend", which reached number one in Canada. Bieber has won numerous awards throughout his career, including the American Music Award for Artist of the Year in 20, a Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording for the song "Where Are Ü Now", and a Latin Grammy Award.The album's second single, "One Less Lonely Girl", and two promo singles, "Love Me" and "Favorite Girl", were released exclusively on the i Tunes Store and charted within the top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100.The Wendy Williams Show, Lopez Tonight, The Ellen De Generes Show, It's On with Alexa Chung, Good Morning America, Chelsea Lately, and BET's 106 & Park.The song featured Ludacris, and became an international hit.It charted at number five on the US Billboard Hot 100, peaked at number three on the Canadian Hot 100 Sean Kingston appeared on the album's next single, "Eenie Meenie".