Justin Beiber is not a new phenomenon, only the newest teen heartthrob in a line of younger and younger teen celebs claiming the limelight.
He's 16 but looks 12; sounds like a 13-year-old and pulls at the heartstrings of girls ages 2 (remember his visit to the crying toddler?) to 40.
After his recent gig on "Saturday Night Live" with Tina Fey, perhaps even older fans have fallen prey to the teen crooner's hex, but I doubt these closet admirers will openly admit they listen to his music or are attracted to his comb-over style hair, for fear of their kids' eye-rolling disapproval.
So, where did Beiber come from and why did he take the t(w)een population by storm?
Justin Beiber was born in Stratford, Ontario, Canada, and got his singing career break over YouTube -- yup, that video website your kids are obsessed with.
The Canadian singer...