The ever-dreamy Bieber does the heavy lifting by singing on the track, while young Smith channels (and even name-checks) famous father Will in his contributions of a rap verse in the hip-hop-hued, instantly forgettable pop track.
Prepare your swooning hearts for some leather jackets and capital-s Serious sneakers and the two goofing off together all cute-like; they eat Twizzlers, mimic each other and the moves of pop stars before them and pretend to watch clips of the movie -- due June 11 -- on the studio TV screens. Self-proclaimed J-Smith and JB, together at last!
One outstanding element of "Never Say Never" is its message -- don't give up, quitting isn't an option, etc. -- exactly the kind of proverb best delivered by an 11-year-old actor of two successful motion picture stars and a 16-year-old heartthrob bequeathed with the riches of the earth.
"Karate Kid" also features actors Jackie Chan and Taraji P. Henson.