Carriers Entertainment News

Justin Bieber Doesn’t Exactly Fit in T-Mobile’s Super Bowl Commercial

T-Mobile debuted their Super Bowl 51 commercial today which focuses on promoting the carrier’s T-Mobile One plan with unlimited everything. Sure, the approach sounds nice, and then you add Justin Bieber to the mix which, mind you, is the recipe for at least twenty cringes. See for yourself.

I won’t go on a full-on rant why T-Mobile could’ve chosen anyone else in the music industry to be in their Super Bowl commercial, but I will say this: there’s a reason Bieber’s a singer and not an actor.

If you recall, last year’s ad poked fun at the huge Hotline Bling trend featuring Drake taping a music video. This year’s ad seems a bit out-of-place as it focuses on people with dance moves. I’m not saying Bieber can’t dance (he’s no Michael Jackson or Jackie Wilson, but he can move nonetheless), but I would’ve gone with someone known for his dance moves. For instance, Silentó had a pretty big hit a couple of years ago with Watch Me (Whip / Nae Nae), so they could’ve done a whole spot solely on the “#UnlimitedMoves” of Silentó and his fans. But they didn’t and chose to ride the Bieber train. Let’s just not hope it crashes and burns come Super Bowl Sunday.


Max Buondonno is a technology enthusiast who has been working as a journalist in this industry for more than two years. He has grown up in the age where everyone has a smartphone which has influenced his decision to become a professional technology writer, his passion in life. He's dipped his toes in the development of websites, while you can ask him anything about Apple, Google, or Microsoft and he's bound to give you an answer. He's reachable on Twitter, Facebook, Google+, LinkedIn, and email.

0 comments on “Justin Bieber Doesn’t Exactly Fit in T-Mobile’s Super Bowl Commercial

Leave a Comment

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: