Justin and Bloodpop previously teamed up for the Canadian singer’s
hit track ‘Sorry’, and ‘Friends’ marks his first solo release since his
2015 album ‘Purpose’. The ‘Love Yourself’ hitmaker confirmed the release
on Instagram, writing: “New song #Friends out now ”
Earlier this week, Justin shared a picture of the single artwork,
which features two birds fighting over one worm whilst perched on a
branch with the word “Friends” emblazoned in yellow above the image.
Meanwhile Justin, who recently scrapped the remaining concerts on his
‘Purpose’ tour due to “unforeseen circumstances”, has been focusing on
his “spiritual journey” in order to help himself to get “stronger
mentally” and he is believed to be doing “better already” after taking
Speaking previously about Justin’s well-being, a source said: “He
started out in the business as a kid, but he is older now. He wants to
have control over his life and health. He hasn’t been feeling well
mentally for a while. Cancelling the tour was the right thing for him.