It is undeniable that Justin Beiber is one of the most prominent artists in the world. Music streaming providers and critics are compelled to agree on this. And his many awards and nominations only prove this without a shadow of a doubt.
Kid LAROI and Justin Bieber teamed once again for the track “Unstable” on his album “Justice,” and the song is unquestionably one of the year’s biggest hits.
“Stay,” Justin Bieber’sBieber’s collaboration with the Australian rapper, singer, and songwriter, Kid LAROI, has climbed to the top of the Billboard Hot 100, where it presently sits at No. 1. And it’s just more proof of Bieber’sBieber’s staying strength, which is on full display in the VMA nominations for 2021, where he’s nominated for seven trophies, the most of any artist.
”Stay” always had the makings of a smash hit. From the first listen, you’ll be transported to a synth-layered, throbbing R&B universe that’s seductive and perfectly complements the lyrical inquiry. Bieber’sBieber’s verse is about how loyal he is, whilst Kid LAROI’sLAROI’s lyric is about admitting he’s messed up but ultimately wants them to stay and let him make it better.
His performance will follow the career-defining ones from 2010 and 2015, the latter of which had him in tears.
But Bieber’sBieber’s Video Music Awards adventure this year was just getting started. On September 12, when the show arrives at Brooklyn’sBrooklyn’s Barclays Center, he’ll bring his skills and abilities to the arena for dynamic performance, his first since the 2015 event.
The hip hop and R&B legend has been nominated for: Best Pop, Artist of the Year, Video of the Year, Best Collaboration, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, and Best Direction.
Bieber has won four Moonperson awards to date, including Best New Artist at his maiden VMAs attendance in 2010.
This year, he’ll perform alongside Doja Cat, Lil Nas X, Olivia Rodrigo, Machine Gun Kelly, Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello, Twenty One Pilots, and a slew of more artists.
The 2021 VMAs will be broadcasted live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Sunday, September 12 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. A freshly redesigned Moonperson statue by fine artist Kehinde Wiley will be unveiled at this year’s awards. They will also pay tribute to the victims of the 9/11 attacks by cooperating on a series of events with the organization 9/11 Day to raise awareness and encourage constructive action on the 20th anniversary of the attacks.