An apologetic Justin Bieber appealed to his fans when he was caught on camera “flipping off” photographers.
Bieber, together with his girlfriend Selena Gomez were confronted were faced up with a paparazzi gang after leaving a restaurant. The young couple had been celebrating the singer’s 17th birthday that time in Los Angeles on Tuesday night.
“Never Say Never” hitmaker expressed his annoyance by raising his middle finger to the photographers, who enjoyed the scene by snapping away while the singer drove off.
The pictures have surfaced online around the world, making the embarrassed Bieber to release an apology statement to to his fans and parents who may have been offended by his actions.
He insists he’ll “try to do right” in the future and not “react in anger.”
In a series of birthday posts on his Twitter page, he writes, “Had a great bday and at the end of the night we got surrounded by paps and I reacted in a way I know better. I’m sorry. It’s not always easy but I know better than to react in anger.
“Life has it’s ups and downs but u guys r always there 4 me. I will make my mistakes but I promise 2 continue 2 grow with u and try 2 do rt (right).”
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