He released his second studio album, entitled Under the Mistletoe, in November of 2011. This album also topped the Billboard 200 chart. In the spring of 2012, he released a single, “Boyfriend,” from his third album. This single also achieved massive success and was bought more than 500,000 times. Bieber’s third album, Believe, was released a few months later, and featured more of an R&B style instead of his previous pop style.
Between 2012 and 2015, he received criticism for his behavior, including vandalism and reckless driving. He was arrested multiple times in 2014, but released a new album, Purpose, in November of 2015 and began a tour promoting the album in March of 2016.