Discovery Networks International (DNI) and OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network announced yesterday that global superstar Justin Bieber will be featured in a special episode of “OPRAH’S NEXT CHAPTER” airing in more than 100 countries worldwide.
The interview first premieres in the United States on Sunday, November 25th at 9 p.m. ET/PT on OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network. It will then air the day after in Asia on Monday, November 26th at 7:30 p.m. (Singapore time) on Discovery Home & Health with a special simulcast on TLC Southeast Asia, and on TLC India at 8:00 p.m (India Standard Time).
Oprah Winfrey and Bieber sat down today after she attended his sold-out Believe concert at RL Restaurant in Chicago for a revealing discussion, one of the most in-depth interviews the singer has ever agreed to do. Bieber opens up to Winfrey about his growth as an artist, the pitfalls of fame and living in the spotlight.
Later, the two went holiday shopping together at Chicago’s Ralph Lauren and Bieber surprises onlookers with an impromptu acoustic performance.
Just this week, Bieber became the first music artist to reach three billion views on Youtube through his official page. Bieber’s current album BELIEVE (Island Def Jam) exploded to #1 in 30 countries including top markets such as the United States, United Kingdom, Canada, Australia and Brazil. The platinum album’s first two singles “Boyfriend” and “As Long As You Love Me” are both multiplatinum.
Since its release earlier this year, Bieber’s current Believe World Tour sold out in 45 minutes and is the #1 grossing tour in the world according to Billboard magazine as of October 15. “Beauty And A Beat“, which features Nicki Minaj recently smashed the VEVO record for most watched music video in 24 hours delivering 10.6 million views. The video is currently at more than 43 million views since its VEVO premiere on Friday, October 12th:
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Don’t forget to catch Oprah’s Justin Bieber feature on Discovery Home & Health on 26th November 2012 (Monday) at 7:30pm!