In the wake of global superstar Justin Bieber’s seven-country “All Around the World” tour, witnessed by over a half-million fans and seen by countless millions more on television and the web, his brand new studio album BELIEVE has exploded to #1 in 30 countries, including top markets the U.S., UK, Canada, Australia, Brazil and more. Released in the U.S. on June 19th, BELIEVE takes the #1 Soundscan position this week and is the highest Billboard soundscan debut of the year!
“Justin has exceeded our expectations once again. He delivered an amazing body of work, and I am so proud of him,” said Steve Bartels, President & COO, Island Def Jam Music Group. “The reaction to BELIEVEclearly shows that as Justin grows as an artist, he expands his fanbase every step of the way. The worldwide sales of BELIEVE confirm his status as one of the biggest male superstars in the world.”