Justin Bieber's wild behaviour this week shocked many of his fans and friends.
On Thursday Biebs, 19, was arrested on a DUI after partying all night with his father in a Miami nightclub and then drag racing through Miami Beach in a rented Lamborghini.
But is Justin really just trying to impress his dad Jeremy.
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That is what some friends are speculating.
Family friend Cory Bernier tells the British newspaper the Daily Mirror that "Justin has a very good heart but his judgement is being clouded by drugs and alcohol and a lot of it is to impress his dad."
Jeremy was alongside his son at a Miami nightclub before the incident and never intervened.
What do you think? Is Bieber's lastest scandal simply the result of a boy trying to emulate his father?