It seems like overnight, singer, Justin Bieber, went from a teen who posted covers on YouTube to a global sensation and hit-producing machine. The singer has certainly enjoyed the luxuries of his music career, and, of course, has the smash hits and a dedicated fan-base who keep coming back for more to show for it.
But many have noticed how unwell the singer had looked recently, and now he has revealed the reason why.
Keep scrolling for the full story.
Justin Bieber has been in the spotlight for quite some time now.
via: GettyAfter laying the foundations for his singing career by uploading covers to YouTube, the star was discovered at the tender age of thirteen by talent manager, Scooter Braun.
Despite his lavish life, Biebs actually comes from very humble beginnings.
But his life changed when he signed with RBMG Records in 2008.
via: GettyAnd in the 2 years that followed, the teen went from unknown to rubbing shoulders with some of the biggest A-listers on the scene.
In his early days, he quickly was hailed as a teen heartthrob.
via: GettyBieber bulldozed into the Billboard Top 10 in early 2010 with his hit single “Baby," which also featured rapper, Ludacris - and teenage girls went crazy for it.
And since, there truly has been no stopping the star.
via: GettyHis chart-topping success is unbelievable and seen him enjoy a life most could only dream of.
He has delivered hit after hit.
Of course, he's also known for his public romance with now-wife, Hailey Bieber.
There's no denying how much Justin has changed throughout his career...
We've watched his appearance take some dramatic changes.
via: GettyThe classic Justin Bieber swoop hairdo is nothing but a distant memory now.
Recently, however, fans have noticed some worrying changes.
In fact, many even speculated he had a drug problem.
The singer has previously admitted to drug use and the effects it had on his mental health.
But this week, the singer took to Instagram to put the rumors to rest.
via: GettyAnd he revealed something pretty shocking about why he appears to look unwell.
Fans have had some strong reactions, to say the last.
via: InstagramPeople flocked to social media to react to his shocking diagnosis. Keep scrolling for all the details on his diagnosis.
Some pointed out how they had previously been concerned for his health.
via: InstagramHis sickly appearance had clearly worried fans. Now, we finally have an explanation...
But some fans were completely devastated by the news.
via: InstagramTake this user, for instance.
Some shared their own experiences.
@haileybieber Been suffering with it and other illnesses for almost 8 years now. Sending love to you as a caregiver… https://t.co/57y891SudS— Madeline. (@Madeline.)1578530374.0
Many fans have been spurring the singer on.
via: Instagram"Keep going brother."
And of course, several tweeted Hailey Bieber following the news.
@haileybieber People can literally die from it.. i am so happy that you support justin so much💖— Stephy💜 (@Stephy💜)1578526937.0
The singer's comments were filled with well-wishes.
via: InstagramPeople urged him to stay positive.
Fans were understandably worried...
@biebersmybro Oh my god...My hear literally just skipped several beats...Really hope he's doing better now. :/— ♉☀️|♑🌙|♐⬆️| BLM (@♉☀️|♑🌙|♐⬆️| BLM)1578519048.0
And many clapped back at those who were slamming the star for his appearance.
via: InstagramYou really don't know what is going on behind closed doors.
It's safe to say that his fanbase are right behind him.
@justinbieber Thank you for being so open with us. We will always support you.— Chams is crying over Lonely (@Chams is crying over Lonely)1578549081.0