Justin Bieber Shares Inspiration Behind 'Pray'

Justin Bieber's newest single, "Pray", is making waves in the music community, and the sixteen year old teen-sation says he owes some of it's success to the late Michael Jackson.

"It's [Pray] a very uplifting song, very motivational. It definitely comes from the heart. It's very beautiful. I definitely thought of Michael's Man in the Mirror when I was writing it."

Justin is set to perform his new song at the American Music Awards this Sunday, November 21st.

For those of you who haven't heard J.B.'s new song, listen to it here: