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Bieber kicks off tour with a bang
By Kelley Scarsbrook, QMI Agency


Justin Bieber at the Rogers Arena in Vancouver. (QMI Agency)

Justin Bieber didn't disappoint when he kicked off the Canadian leg of his Believe world tour at the jam-packed Rogers Arena in Vancouver Wednesday night.

Playing to a crowd already revved up by opening-act Carle Rae-Jepson, Bieber sent fans into a further frenzy, flying onto the stage with wings attached.

The teenage heartthrob kept this throngs of screaming fans on their feet throughout with his high-energy performance and Michael Jackson-like dance moves.

He satisfied his loyal followers by belting out favourites like Need Somebody to Love, One Less Lonely Girl and Baby, and drove them wild his current tracks off his Believe album like As Long as You Love Me, Boyfriend and Be Alright (during which he sat on a seat attached to a crane that sent him soaring high above the crowd.

Fans were also treated to larger-than-life videos on two giant screens — with footage of short movies featuring Bieber, as well as a reflection on his life — interwoven throughout his performance.

Bieber’s Believe tour continues in Calgary, Alberta on Oct. 12.





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