The Bieberbots or Beliebers may have been in a tizzy that
Justin Bieber was not at The Grammys, but the man who gave him his break was unaware of the commotion.
says he thought it was "crazy" that
was not invited, he tells
that he did not know about the slight.
"For whatever reason that he wasn't, I think that would be crazy to not be invited," Usher says. "If he was not invited, he wouldn't be the first," Usher says.
Plus, he adds that maybe he was invited and had "other priorities at the same time." Although this seems unlikely since Biebs attempted to
counter-program the Grammys
with a livestream for his fans.
"I don't know you could assume that was strategic, to make a statement," Usher says, before admitting,"I don't know."
Usher did not attend this year's awards either due to a
function at his son's school
, but he did take the stage perform the night before at
' annual pre-Grammy party.