Justin Bieber's 11-year-old Superfan Loses Battle with Leukemia

Posted Monday March 18, 2013 6:41 PM GMT

After a long struggle,11-year-old Justin Bieber fanatic Briana has lost her battle with Leukemia.

On Sunday, the "Justin for Briana" Facebook page announced, "Our beautiful Briana is now in heaven. Our sweet angel was such an inspiration. She never stopped believing. Our hearts are shattered… Briana Tejeda Ü you’ll be forever missed."

The 19-year-old singer met the young girl in person and even sent a couple of video shoutouts, wishing her well and telling her he loves her.

On Monday, the "Beauty and a Beat" singer tweeted, "Just got news about little Briana. I was honored to meet her. I know she is up in heaven smiling. #ripBriana #love."

As her family replied with, "Thank you Justin. Our family and specially us parents are very grateful. #ripBriana #love #justinforbriana," the compassionate pop star responded, "meant what i said. she is smiling down from heaven :)."

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