Turns out Justin Bieber would turn down a check that big if it meant performing at a Republican National Convention event.
According to TMZ, the Canadian singer missed out on what could have been his “biggest single payday,” and was told by organizers that if he were to perform, it would be not be a political endorsement.
The performance funds were raised by donors who were willing to pay up front, as well as to foot the production costs.
Bieber allegedly sought council from none other than Cleveland hero LeBron James, who urged the singer not to attend. As TMZ reported it: