Justin Bieber is a Canadian pop singer whose become a worldwide teen sensation. Justin began his professional career on YouTube, where he was discovered by his future manager, Scooter Braun. Braun flew Bieber to Atlanta, Georgia, where he consulted with Usher and soon signed a record deal with Island.
He has been topping the charts since his start in the business and now Justin Bieber has beat out Elton John on the highest certified-singles list.
According to Billboard, the 19-year-old crooner's tune "Baby" recently went twelve times platinum, beating out John's double-sided "Candle in the Wind/Something About the Way You Look Tonight," which was previously number one when it went eleven times platinum in 1997.
Celebrating the hottest in digital music, The O Music Awards honor innovators in music, culture, and technology with categories like the Digital Genius Award, Fan Army FTW, Must Follow Artist on Twitter, and more.
The fourth annual ceremony will introduce five new awards, including Make a Band Famous; Next Big Scene, honoring emerging musical genres and trends; Most Inspiring Fan Outreach, honoring artists who use technology to connect with fans; Analog Genius, for the artist using outdated technology in updated ways; and the bound-to-be-fan-favorite "Friday, Friday" Award, "a salute to viral trends we wish would go away."