We’ve all heard Carly Rae Jepsen‘s success story a million times over, but we’ve never actually learned anything other than that Justin Bieber called her (maybe). In her upcoming episode of MTV’s This Is How I Made It, she finally tells the rest of the story.
“‘Call Me Maybe’ had been playing on the radio for a little bit at this point,” Jepsen says in the preview clip from Celebuzz. “It had been mingling in the top 11 on iTunes within Canada and it had no life anywhere else. And Justin comes home and tweets about it and within a day it’s at No. 1 and that really was my big break.” Watch Carly talk more about her Bieber connection up top.