New iOS app could turn you into the next Justin Bieber

New iOS app could turn you into the next Justin Bieber
If you're looking to follow the same career path as Justin Bieber, who reportedly was discovered on YouTube by hip hop manager Scooter Braun (not Usher, as the myth would have you believe), you need to install an iOS app called Acapella on your iPhone or iPad. The app turns an acapella performance into a major video production with multi-part harmonies, instrumental backing and rhythm tracks. The app will allow you to share your finished video on social media sites like Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.

Launched just two months ago, Acapella is free for a limited time. The app allows you to record a 60-second video (95% of users' videos run under one minute) although you can pay $1.99 for a three-minute clip. $9.99 will buy you a ten-minute video. With a metronome to keep Bieber wannabes on the beat, the app is producing high-quality music videos.

Already, Acapella is attracting 10 million monthly active users. While the odds are against any of them becoming the the next Biebs (not that the world needs more than one Justin Bieber), it probably won't stop any of them from trying.

While other Mixcord apps are available on Android, there is no word on whether a version of Acapella will be offered to those rockin' Google's open source OS.


source: Acapella (iOS) via NYPost

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40 Comments

44. Cyberthing

Posts: 127; Member since: Nov 18, 2014

I know it is off topic a bit but Justin has a few decent songs on his new album - he's definitely maturing. I used to hate every piece of his music so I was taken by complete surprise with his new songs. Anyways, he has impressed me so credit where it's due.

43. amats69

Posts: 1527; Member since: Nov 12, 2012

i came here just to say FU Beiber!

42. cocote177

Posts: 21; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

Where is it? To block it!

39. pongkie

Posts: 663; Member since: Aug 20, 2011

turn you to vain and a egomaniac person. perfect app for iPhone fans

30. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

What's with all the hate towards Bieber? Did he break someone's heart or what? I don't like his music, but neither do I like many other songs out there...personal preference.

32. MrElectrifyer

Posts: 3960; Member since: Oct 21, 2014

Nevermind, it's just karma, he started the hate, now it's coming back to him: http://prabhatrayal.com/30-best-reasons-why-people-hate-justin-bieber/

22. ThePython

Posts: 902; Member since: May 08, 2013

I admit I do want his fortune.

21. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

Brutalised.

19. Bernoulli

Posts: 4364; Member since: Sep 01, 2012

why would anyone that has something hanging in between their legs want to be a "Justin Bieber"? Might as well go fight ISIS instead of being the next Bieber.

36. AlikMalix unregistered

I'd take his money and fame... could care less what peasants think.. It's difficult earning money.... I dont care for his music, not even sure if I heard anything of his - but he "made it" and we're all posting on a tech site from our 3bd-2bath houses with sub $200,000 USD income... what have you done with your life... (not just you bernoulli, the rest of people dissing Beber...)

38. Bernoulli

Posts: 4364; Member since: Sep 01, 2012

I guess it just depends, but nah I'd rather enlist and go fight ISIS than have his fame, and I'm living decently under my almost 300k income.

17. Chuck007

Posts: 1420; Member since: Mar 02, 2014

You mean the next douche?

14. RushFan2112

Posts: 26; Member since: Jun 16, 2011

An autotune app?

12. Ikechukwu

Posts: 264; Member since: Oct 03, 2011

I will make you a billionaire if you like this comment

11. Unordinary unregistered

New? This has been out for a while..

10. Ikechukwu

Posts: 264; Member since: Oct 03, 2011

Self deceit

7. wargreymon

Posts: 764; Member since: Nov 05, 2013

Why would I want to be turned into a girl?

6. BobLawblaw unregistered

I just made a smashing ham and cheese sandwich. It was unreal good..

27. LittleGaGaKiller

Posts: 290; Member since: Jan 19, 2015

why unreal ?but ham and cheese are real, or not?

28. BobLawblaw unregistered

Its an Irish phrase. When something is unreal it means its very good.

31. LittleGaGaKiller

Posts: 290; Member since: Jan 19, 2015

oh really?? haha next time when put a stupid unrelated comment better expect some stupid (unrelated) replies :) I want to give you an unreal kiss. May I?

5. SIGPRO

Posts: 2819; Member since: Oct 03, 2012

Justin Bieber is still alive?

8. bossthatruth

Posts: 10; Member since: Nov 13, 2012

yep he has the #1 album last week with a 500,000 sold the first week

20. marorun

Posts: 5029; Member since: Mar 30, 2015

This alone prove how low humanity got.. They buy this crap ( both Apple device and Bierber album ) Cant you guys see how humans are idiot? They would buy s**t if marketing would say its good for your health..

23. shahrooz

Posts: 792; Member since: Sep 17, 2013

At least apple products are good, they are just overpriced. Justin is s**t seriously ppl are paying for this person's songs which are shallow like himself.

25. 99nights

Posts: 1152; Member since: Mar 10, 2015

Apple products do the job, not necessarily good - subjective opinion, just like beiber.

34. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

thats why alien wont visit us :-/

35. AlikMalix unregistered

as apposed to Samsung marketing that says their products are bad for you? you got any logic to go with that vomit?

2. moechanndud

Posts: 7; Member since: Oct 12, 2015

I hate both IOS and Justin Bieber... nuff said

9. LittleGaGaKiller

Posts: 290; Member since: Jan 19, 2015

I hate stupid people like you... nuff said

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