Justin Bieber had 'best time' doing community service

Justin Bieber has admitted he had the "best time" doing his 40 hours of community service because he got to listen to music and chat with families.

Justin Bieber had 'best time' doing community service

Justin Bieber had the "best time" doing community service.

The 21-year-old star was sentenced to 40 hours of labour in July 2014 after pelting a Californian neighbour's home with eggs but insisted it "felt good" to be helping people out by creating an area for children to play in.

He explained: "I built a plastic playground for these little kids.

"I was pretty hidden away. Usually you have to do it in the street but they didn't make me. I was painting, listening to music and having the best time.

"There were families there, and I got to meet a lot of people who were happy to see me. That felt good. Like I wasn't just doing it because I did something stupid."

However, the 'Sorry' singer - who allegedly caused thousands of dollars worth of damage by throwing eggs at the house - admitted he thinks the charges are silly.

He joked: "I think I'm the first person with a felony egg charge. Right now I'm on probation from an egg charge."

But Justin - who releases his new album 'Purpose' today (13.11.15) - believes his "wholesome" image as a youngster caused his rebellious streak, during which the eggy incident occurred.

He told NME magazine: "It's because of the way the 'Justin Bieber brand' was portrayed. I was a wholesome pop star who was so amazing who had nice hair and a f***ing image that no one could ever live up to. So when all this happened people were like, 'Woah, let's rip him apart.' "

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