Justin Bieber opened the first-ever “Think It Up” telethon with a dynamic performance of his new hit single “What Do you Mean?” in a fundraising telecast that aired on ABC, CBS, Fox, and NBC on Friday.
Celebrities including Gwyneth Paltrow, Jessica Biel, Matthew McConaughey, Jennifer Garner, Wilmer Valderrama, Halle Berry, Austin Mahone, Kristen Bell, and more, attended the event, which was held at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California.
Justin was introduced on stage by actress Jessica Biel before he took to the stage to sing his No. 1 smash and romp through dance sequences with a lineup of backing dancers. He was one of only two artists to perform live at the event. The other was Kacey Musgrave.
Watch Justin Bieber performs “What Do You Mean?” at “Think It Up” below:
FULL “THINK IT UP” VIDEO:
ABOUT THE SHOW: NBC joins with ABC, CBS and FOX to simultaneously broadcast “Think It Up,” a one-hour special for education from the Entertainment Industry Foundation. Watch the special at NBC.com. The foundation’s “Think It Up” initiative is designed to build excitement for learning in classrooms around the country. The broadcast will showcase stories of students and teachers. Among the celebrities who will participate in the show’s sketches and musical performances are Justin Bieber, Stephen Colbert, Scarlett Johansson, Kristen Bell, Matthew McConaughey, Ryan Seacrest, Jessica Williams, Jeremy Renner and Gwyneth Paltrow.