‘Twas the night before Christmas, all over the house, not a creature was stirring – except for Justin Bieber, who chose Christmas Eve to announce his “official” retirement on Twitter.
Bieber chose the eve of the release of his movie, Believe, to annouce his withdrawal from the world of pop in a series of Tweets direct to fans.
Just last week, Bieber had told a Los Angeles radio station he planned to quit. “After the new album, I’m actually retiring, man. I’m retiring,” he told Power 106 on December 17. However, he then suggested that was not, in fact, the case. “I want to grow as an artist, and I’m taking a step out, I want my music to mature,” he added.
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