Justin Bieber Shows Off New Haircut
The singer says he plans to give his hair "to charity to auction."
Bye-bye, bowl cut: Teen heartthrob Justin Bieber has gotten a hair cut.
The teen-singing sensation – who recently sported a fresh new trim on the cover of The Hollywood Reporter – hinted to fans Monday that he was getting something done. "Thinking about getting a haircut....hmmmmmm," he Tweeted. A short time later, he Tweeted, "Yeah so it's true...i got a lil haircut...i like it...and we are giving all the hair cut to charity to auction. Details coming soon."
It all went down on the set of a Rascal Flatts music video, courtesy of hairdresser Vanessa Price.
Bieber – who turns 17 March 1 - told TMZ he "wanted to change it up" and sport a "kind of mature" look. “It's been three years, and my hair was always getting in my eyes, and it was time for a change,” he said.
Fans are split on the look.
One person on justinbieberzone.com lamented, “NO!NO!NO!NO!NO!NO!NO!NO!NO!WHY?!WHY?!WHY?!WHY?!WHY?!WHY?!….BUT I STILL LOVE YOU!!!!143 AKA I LOVE YOU JB!!!!!!!!!”
Another added, “omg why :( !!!!! now hes not as cute as before noooooooo!!! now when i meet him in april he wont have flipped hair :( :( i still like him but he is not as cute”
But most seem to embrace the look: “Justin still looks handsome <3 No matter what haircut he gets!" praised one.
The news comes as Paramount's Insurge Pictures announced that it will release a one-week “director’s fan cut” of Justin Bieber: Never Say Never across the U.S. and Canada.