"Sorry" is reportedly about Selena Gomez, but it's also Bieber's apology to the world. It's the second single from Bieber's grand return album "Purpose," topping the Billboard Hot 100. And the world has clearly accepted his apology because Bieber has scored three more #1 pop hits since the release of "Sorry."
"Love Yourself" topped the Hot 100. According to Billboard, the song really resonated with people; "Love Yourself" was the top hot 100 song of 2016. The hit was also nominated for Song of the Year and Best Pop Solo Performance at the Grammys in 2017.