Justin Bieber Headed To Outer Space

Justin Bieber performs at O2 World on March 31, 2013 in Berlin -- Getty Premium

Justin Bieber is set to go galactic!

According to Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson, the pop star and his manager have signed up for Virgin Galactic's space flight.

"Great to hear @justinbieber & @scooterbraun are latest @virgingalactic future astronauts," Branson Tweeted.

Adding," Congrats, see you up there!"

Virgin Galactic is expected begin flights into outer space as early as next year.

During the flight, Justin would travel 62 miles in altitude and feel weightlessness for few minutes.

Other stars who have reportedly signed on for the Virgin Galactic flight include Tom Hanks, Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie and Ashton Kutcher.

-- Jesse Spero

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