Justin Bieber Norway walk-off: He apologizes for walking off stage after one song | EW.com

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Justin Bieber apologizes for walking off stage after one song

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Justin Bieber disappointed fans in Norway on Thursday night when he walked off the stage during a concert after performing only one song. He did not return.

According to reports, he started by playing “Boyfriend” from his 2012 album Believe, but then tried to wipe the stage down during songs.

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Fan-shot footage from the concert shows Bieber leaning down to the audience and saying, “Yo, listen to me. Are you listening? I’m trying to wipe the floor. Gimme a sec, yo.” He then walks off the stage and says, “Guys, never mind. I’m done. I’m not doing the show. I’m not doing the show.”

After the show, he posted an apology on Instagram, explaining, “Sadly it’s Been a rough week for me, long days no sleep, while having to be ‘on’ as they would say for cameras fans etc.” He said he “chose to end the show as the people in the front row would not listen.” Read his whole note:

 

 

Bieber’s next studio album, Purpose, is due out Nov. 13 and features singles, “Where Are U Now,” “What Do You Mean,” and “Sorry.”