Justin Bieber - Bieber Wants To Be The Next Michael Jackson

JUSTIN BIEBER's goal in life is to reach the same level of fame as his idol MICHAEL JACKSON.
The teenage pop star cites the Thriller hitmaker as his greatest influence, and admits he strives to emulate Jackson's success as an entertainer.
And Bieber hopes his music will eventually reach a wider audience so he can be appreciated by fans of all ages.
He tells Vanity Fair magazine, "Music is music, and I'm definitely influenced by Michael Jackson...
"Michael was able to reach audiences from young to old; he never limited himself. He was so broad, everybody loved him, and that's what my goal is - to basically make people happy, to inspire them, and to have everyone root for me."
And Bieber hopes more men will start listening to his music, adding, "For younger guys, it's like (they think) they're not cool if they come to my concert. That'll (change), I think; it'll happen, maybe when I'm 18. But meanwhile all their girlfriends are coming to watch me."


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c**ky little s**te. All those who are 11 and under are attending your concerts..you could never be Michael Jackson.
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Sorry there Bieber! There will never ever be another Michael Jackson. On second thought, only Blanket or Prince Jackson would fill the spot.
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Never in a million years. He's "OK" but not overly talented to match Michael Jackson's talent even at the same age.
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LOL. sorry Bieber, you never will be the king of pop, Michael is the best. I like that Justin and other stars love Michael but Bieber is just a kid, he does not sing, not is a great singer neither, and he only is love for girls teenagers and no more. I just wait that in a couple years his 15 minutes of fame go way.
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good luck with that, there will only ever be one Michael,Michael is a hit sensation with my mum(84, my daughter(12 and me (45,that is 3 generations,we love you Michael.
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Sorry Justin Bieber, you will never fill Michaels shoes. Never! Right now your only fans are little girls and teenage girls. I am sorry to say this but you are irritating to alot of grown folks around me and I for one don't think you sing all that great or dance all that great. I am sorry to all of the Justin Bieber fans. We will see what happens with in him in a few years. He will probably fade away like so many others did that you don't even hear about anymore. Sorry!
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Sorry kid. Nobody could ever be like Michael. There is just something so special about him, no one could even get close.
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Bieber, you have no talent, and you are not fit to even wear a pair of Michael Jackson's shoes! Michael was a genius, his positive energy ignited the world. Go back to your Mommy who did us all a diservice by putting you on youtube. YOU ARE NEVER GOING TO BE ANYTHING LIKE MICHAEL JACKSON, HE WAS THE GREATEST ENTERTAINER AND HUMANITARIAN OF ALL TIME!!!!!
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Though it is flattering to read that this kid wants to be like Michael Jackson...sometimes we should keep our dreams to realistic ones...he may be great I don't know him, haven't watched him, nor do I care to...no offense, but I am a true MJ fan and no one will ever be able to create so many emotions at once the way he did...love you Michael.
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sorry JB, you dont come close
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