(CNN) - Justin Bieber sent fans into a frenzy on Christmas eve.]
The pop singer tweeted "my beloved 'beliebers' I'm officially retiring.
The meaning of the tweet seems obvious but many believe he was only toying with the media.
The 'Beebs' later tweeted "...Merry Christmas I'm here forever."
Earlier this week, Bieber told a Los Angeles radio station his next album could be his last.
According to the magazine, the show will be about a women's college that begins accepting men.