Justin Bieber Admits First Year Of Marriage To Hailey Was “Tough” Justin Bieber and wife Hailey will be celebrating their 3rd wedding anniversary this September. Although their marriage looks like it’s all butterflies and roses, that’s certainly not the case according to Bieber. Bieber said “The first year of marriage was really tough because there was a lot going back to the trauma. There was just a lack of trust”. The singer blames the tough times in his marriage on himself because of his own personal struggles and demons. Bieber said that Hailey helped him through those times and now they have a strong marriage. Was the first year of marriage tough or easy for you and your partner? Tell us how long you’ve been married and what your first year of marriage was like.