Steve Bartels, president/COO of Island Def Jam Music Group, was present the day in 2007 when Justin signed for Island Records. Asked to perform for the label staff, Bartels recalled to The Hollywood Reporter
that Bieber "literally jumped up on the conference room table and broke into 'One Time,' which would be his first single. Everyone was blown away by this 12-year-old kid. It was this magical moment."