Up & coming pop music leader and top new artist of 2009 Justin Bieber is a Billboard RECORD BREAKER. ALL SEVEN SONGS FROM DEBUT CD IN THE BILLBOARD HOT 100 FOR THE FIRST TIME IN BILLBOARD HISTORY! FIRST SOLO ARTIST IN BILLBOARD HOT 100 HISTORY TO SEND FOUR SONGS FROM A DEBUT ALBUM INTO THE TOP 40 PRIOR TO ALBUM’S RELEASE.
His premiere quartet of Billboard Hot 100 Top 40 hits since July, ‘One Time,’ ‘One Less Lonely Girl,’ ‘Love Me,’ & Favorite Girl’ has resulted in an explosive # 6 Soundscan debut for My World, first week sales of 136,741 units. Also #1 in Canada, beating John Mayer to the top spot.
My World marks the highest debut in units of any new artist in 2009. The first solo artist ever to send four songs from a debut album into the Top 40 of the Billboard Hot 100 prior to his album’s release.