The alleged drug photos of Justin Bieber smoking weed drew waves of controversy on recently. However, the pop star bluntly showed a bit of penance on Twitter...sort of. The Bieber alleged drug photos showed a different side of the clean and polished pop prince.
According to a Jan. 6 report by EnStarz, Justin Bieber apologized on Twitter Saturday for allegedly smoking marijuana at a party days ago.
TMZ first broke the story on Jan. 4 and posted alleged Bieber drug photos of the star, "clutching a smoldering blunt at a big party."
Reportedly, the "Beauty and a Beat" singer partied with some friends on Jan. 2 at a Newport Beach hotel with Lil Flip, his brother and other friends.
Someone snapped Bieb holding up what looked like weed. Super-secret insiders say he participated with other smokers in rolling, smoking and passing the blunts around.
However, in the wake of the smoldering controversy, Justin took to Twitter in what appeared to be an apology."
In another tweet, he said, "Everyday growing and learning. Trying to be better. U get knocked down, u get up. I see all of u. I hear all of u. I never want to let any of you down. I love u."
While the tweets were not a direct admission, for obvious reasons, it showed that he was taking responsibility for his actions and understands his impact on youth as a role model.
Although Justin Bieber's alleged drug photos look bad and sheds another light on the pop star, there are worse stories in Hollywood. Besides, he is 18 and likely trying to find his identity.
Will the Bieber alleged drug photos change your views of Justin?