Justin Bieber fails in attempt to upstage the Grammys Aaron Hutchins February 10, 2013 Follow @hutchins_aaron Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 1 [View the story “Bieber vs. Grammys: Biebs can’t get into own video stream” on Storify] Bieber vs. Grammys: Biebs can’t get into own video stream Storified by Maclean’s Magazine· Sun, Feb 10 2013 18:43:11 Justin Bieber had zero Grammy nominations this year, but that didn’t stop him from trying to get the attention of his Beliebers on Sunday. Hours before he hosted Saturday Night Live, Bieber announced on Twitter that he would be starting a live video stream the moment the Grammys started, in what looked like a way to draw his fan base away from the award show that snubbed him. I’m gonna do an hour live video stream tomorrow at 8 est I’m gonna play some new music and answer questions send this to ur friend :)Justin Bieber He hyped it up. Watch my live stream at 8Justin Bieber And hyped it up. 6 minutes (@justinbieber live on http://twitcam.livestream.com/cg7qz)Justin Bieber But when it was supposed to start, Ustream was over capacity and Bieber himself could not get in. livestream is over capacity it not letting me in the room give me a second lolJustin Bieber alright so livestream isnt working.. soo im gonna figure something outJustin Bieber since nothing is working and im super upset i feel i gotta make it up to u. i should post a new song on twitter so you can still be excitedJustin Bieber really now ustream is over capacity my fans are amazing but this is frustrating http://pic.twitter.com/5evVz65eJustin Bieber I am broadcasting live at http://ustre.am/4ff7 come and check it out!Justin Bieber People were tweeting that Bieber appeared on Ustream very briefly, shirtless and lying in bed. Seconds later, the site crashed again. Justin Bieber shirtless on ustream! – http://pic.twitter.com/Lyz0VTjxJustin Bieber Fan Justin Bieber. Shirtless. On a bed. With a snapback on. At night. And I missed it. I cannot go on anymore, take me lord!barbz ∞ that awkward moment when justin bieber is shirtless on ustream for five seconds and the site crashes from over-capacity…jane lelaurin madden Bieber’s failed attempt to get his own live stream then became the new talking point. Justin Bieber, the guy who can’t get into his OWN live stream lolbecca It’s so cute. I can picture Justin at the laptop swearing and getting frustrated cause its not working.Nikki Justin Bieber’s nonexistent livestream has more viewers than the Grammys ha haBieberTeamNY next time you guys shouldn’t spread the link 24 hours before Justin gets on ItMalisa. Can’t even get on to his own twitcam. Ladies and Gentleman, Justin Bieber.narry girl ∞ Imagine him sitting next to his laptop right now looking all cute and frustratedMalisa. In the end, Bieber opted for another way to get to his fans. im gonna post a vidJustin Bieber Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: Grammys Advertisement About this author Aaron Hutchins Macleans.ca editor Aaron Hutchins writes about business, culture and the lives of Canadians. He once wrote a story about One Direction too, which makes him the resident boy band expert (reluctantly). Other articles Where everybody knows your name—because your name's Chewbacca Bitcoin: A new fixture at one Canadian university + 2 more posts this week Advertisement Post navigation Previous A peek at Maclean’s 2015 Newsmakers issue Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.