Bieber Serves Beer

Long Island, N.Y., native Madison Beer, 14, is the latest breakout signee of Scooter Braun, manager of Justin Bieber, among others. First single "Melodies" (Island Def Jam) sold 9,000 downloads in its opening week, according to Nielsen SoundScan, while the song's official video has already drawn 1.2 million global YouTube views. Bieber is using his star power to boost Beer's profile, tweeting about her as he did with Carly Rae Jepsen last year. He also appears in the clip for "Melodies."

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