Warning: this news may hurt your Bieber-loving hearts. In a new interview, Justin Bieber disagreed that his fans love him saying, “It is not real love,” but he’s already Tweeting an explanation.

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“It is not real love,’ he says. “You can say it is, but it’s not,” Justin told the Daily Mail. “They do not know who I am.”

That almost sounds like a challenge for his fans!

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And Justin also admits that he feels lonely at times.

“Lonely, yeah. I want to hang out with my friends, but I need security,” the 16-year-old pop star explained. “I’m going to get my dog to come on the road in a couple of weeks.”

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But the young heartthrob is trying not to grow up too fast.

“I’m trying to stay as much a kid as I can,” Justin said, adding that he does have some control over the direction his life is taking, “I do say no.”

For example, Justin is already Tweeting his defense for saying his fans don’t love him!

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Sounds like we’ve all still got a shot with The Biebs!

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