Lots of Beliebers were super excited for the singer’s release of his newest album, Purpose. After all, this was going to be Justin’s first full-length album since 2012. It was kind of a big deal. Anyway, Purpose was a definite departure from his previous music, and there were a lot of references to his Christian faith, both in the songs and on the album cover. Even in interviews, Justin was becoming more and more vocal about his Christian faith. Well, some countries, such as Indonesia, were not okay with that. They banned Justin from the country and forbade the selling of Purpose in stores. Justin’s reps responded to the backlash from the predominantly Muslim countries by saying that they were going to try to use an alternative image for the cover, so that the album could be sold in those countries. Even so, the damage is done, and Indonesia wants nothing to do with Bieber.
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