On Monday night, he opened up about his struggles with fame, drugs and relationships in an emotional and lengthy Instagram post.Bieber has mentioned mental health issues and substance abuse in the past, and now he says the one thing that saved him was his .
At the beginning of a long post he wrote in the iPhone Notes app and posted on Instagram, Bieber said it’s hard to face life with the right attitude when you’re facing “trouble after trouble.”
“You start to foresee [sic] Looking forward to another bad day through the lens of ‘fear’,” he wrote, “a cycle of disappointment after disappointment. “
The pop star, who announced earlier this year that he isRemaining “focused on fixing some deep-rooted issues,” he said in the new post, which he relates to anyone who has gone through a similar struggle.
He sees his early fame as a key part of his problem. “You see I have a lot of money, clothes, cars, accolades, achievements, awards that I don’t achieve,” Bieber wrote. “Have you noticed the stats of child stars and their life outcomes? It’s an insane amount of responsibility and stress for a child whose brain, emotion, frontal lobes (decision-making) have yet to develop.”
Bieber said he grew up in an unstable family with separated young parents who were going through their own rebellious phase. Combined with his rapid rise to fame, Bieber’s world was “turned upside down.”
He said he went from being one of the most beloved child stars, who didn’t learn many valuable life lessons, to being an 18-year-old “with no skills in the real world, with millions of dollars and anything I wanted. things people”.
By the age of 20, he was in pretty much every type of trouble you could imagine, and he hadn’t learned to manage the highlights that performers got from the stage—some people tried to replicate that with drugs. Bieber admitted that he, too, had “done a lot of drugs at the age of 19.”
Bieber’s ties to drugs have been documented several times.Swedish authorities discovered while on tour in 2013. On the same tour, Bieber passed out backstage before a show and sparked controversy when he wrote on a guest book at the Anne Frank Museum that he wanted her
one year later, caught Publicly urinated, and had its fair share of tabloid scandals.– Once for DUI, then for assault.he also has
In 2017, Bieber canceled his remaining 14 world tours, apologizing to fans, citing “broken relationships” and “insecurities.” One of his most high-profile relationships has been tumult after turmoil with singer-actress Selena Gomez.
In an Instagram post, Bieber admitted to abusing all of his relationships and being disrespectful to women. “I’m a shell of someone I’ve become,” Bieber wrote.
Bieber, 25, said it took him years to turn his life around, a result he credits to the “extraordinary people” God has given him – including his wife, Hailey Baldwin. In marriage, he said, he “learned patience, trust, commitment, kindness, humility and all the things that make it look like a good man.”
Although he and Baldwin changed her last name to Hailey Bieber on public social media platforms, they said they were According to Entertainment Tonight.the couple is reportedly planning a second Christian wedding later this month,
In his Instagram post, Bieber said he hopes his personal story will remind others of “kindness” and “love people today, not by your standards, but by God’s perfect and eternal love.”
Bieber’s manager Scooter Braun and several other celebrities commented positively on the article. “Proud of you,” Bruen wrote.
“Great info brother,” commented Patrick Schwarzenegger.
The post has been “liked” 3 million times. A few hours later, Bieber posted a simple photo of himself smiling.