Sick Justin Bieber Defies Doctor to Perform in NYC

By: / August 31, 2010

Good news for Justin Bieber fans: Despite being very ill, the tiny teen idol has decided to push on and perform at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Tuesday night.

The 16-year-old pop sensation was forced to cancel a show on Sunday night in Syracuse, NY after he became sick with an unspecified illness. Justin tweeted that night to fans:

really dont know what to twitter…im getting rest right now and trying to recover from the not so good news from the doctor…im gonna be ok just need 2 rest but i wanted all of u 2 know i never want to let any of u down. ever. i really appreciate all the kind words. this really sucks.

Watch a video below of Justin performing “My Favorite Girl” earlier this summer as part of his tour.

Justin said he might be well enough to play Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night, but his illness was still holding him back. Luckily, despite his doctor telling him that he “isn’t 100 percent,” Justin has decided to perform tonight.

From Justin’s Twitter:

Ok the doctor said we aren’t 100 percent but we are ready to ROcK!! Been cleared. MSG let’s do this!!! Let’s fill the streets of NYC!

Justin’s MSG performance will be filmed as part of his 3D movie.

Do you think Justin will put on a good performance, despite being ill? Share your thoughts in the comments below. Get more Justin news over at Celebuzz’s Holy Bieble.


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