Are Justin Bieber's New Dreads Good, Bad, Or Offensive?

"Why?" asks the pop star to himself.

By Sowmya Krishnamurthy

Stop what you're doing. Justin Bieber has a new hairstyle. That's right, the superstar has traded in his signature 'do for bleached blonde dreads.

Justin took to Instagram to debut his new hairstyle. "Why" he captioned one photo. Our thoughts exactly.


A photo posted by Justin Bieber (@justinbieber) on


Although the photo has over 1.7 million "likes," some fans aren't digging the new look. Many shared their shock and displeasure on social media.

Others felt that the look is also a form of cultural appropriation, with Justin taking from black culture. One fan pointed out that Justin was being congratulated for a hairstyle that actress Zendaya was critcized for. 

What do you think about Justin Bieber's new look? Is it a big deal or a big mistake?

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