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Listen to Justin Bieber's mournful vocals on Poo Bear's new single, "Hard 2 Face Reality"

Peter YangAs we wait for another Justin Bieber album, we'll just have to be satisfied with the singer being featured on other artists' songs.  The latest is "Hard 2 Face Reality," from Justin's friend and collaborator Jason "Poo Bear" Boyd.

The track, which also features rapper Jay Electronica, is the first single from Poo Bear's upcoming album, Poo Bear Presents Bearthday Music, which is out April 27. If you order the album now, you'll get "Hard 2 Face Reality" as a free download.  The album also features Jennifer Lopez, Zara Larsson, TY Dolla $ign and Latin superstars Juanes and J Balvin.

In "Hard 2 Face Reality," Justin sings mournfully, "Don't be afraid to stand alone/Don't be afraid to stand outside your comfort zone/I know it's hard away from home/And it ain't easy all alone/Relationships over the phone/
Talkin' to your significant other all night long/Sometimes it's hard to face reality/Even though you might get mad at me."

Among the songs Poo Bear has co-written: the "Despacito" remix, DJ Khaled's "I'm the One," and Jack Ü's "Where Are Ü Now" -- all of which featured Justin -- as well as Justin's own hit, “What Do You Mean.”

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