Justin Timberlake

Sep
17
Justin Timberlake, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Lead MTV EMA Nominations

Ryan Lewis, Macklemore, and Justin Timberlake

It’s been a banner year for Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and it’s only getting better. After dominating last month’s VMAs, the pop and hip-hop stars have been nominated for five nominations at the 2013 MTV EMAs.

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Sep
16
Justin Timberlake Brings ’20/20 Experience’ to Rock in Rio

Justin Timberlake

Following performances from Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, and Jessie J, Justin Timberlake closed out the first weekend of Rock in Rio on Sunday. The pop superstar pulled out all the stops during his 100-minute set, opening with “Like I Love You” and performing hit after hit including “Cry Me a River,” “Suit & Tie,” and “Mirrors.” He also covered INXS’ “Need You Tonight” and rapped over Jay Z and Kanye West’s “Ni**as in Paris.”

“#RockInRio unforgettable,” tweeted Timberlake, who will kick off “The 20/20 Experience World Tour” on Oct. 31 in Montreal.

On Sept. 30, he will release the second half of his album The 20/20 Experience with 11 all-new songs including collaborations with Drake and Jay Z.

“If you could imagine you’re 16 and she’s everything you thought. She’s Marilyn Monroe and then you meet her older sister; everything that’s dark and wrong about her at that age is why you become infatuated with her,” he told T Magazine of the follow-up to this year’s best-selling album.

Watch JT’s full set below.

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Sep
11
Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon: ‘Evolution of End Zone Dancing’

Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon went viral with their impressive “History of Rap” series. Now in celebration of football season, they’re back with the “Evolution of End Zone Dancing.”

The comedic duo recreates some famous end zone dances and debuts some of their own including the “Ickey Shuffle,” “Dirty Bird,” “Touchdown Robot,” “The Nuh-Uh,” “Taking a Selfie,” and “Tebowing,” ending with the “Justin Timberlake (From *NSYNC).”

Timberlake will make an appearance every Tuesday on “Late Night” for the remainder of September as part of Timberlake Tuesdays, leading up to the Sept. 30 release of The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2.

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Sep
4
Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, & Rita Ora Attend GQ Men of the Year Awards

Justin Timberlake, Elton John, and Pharrell

The stars stepped out in style to the GQ Men of the Year Awards in London on Tuesday. Musicians including Justin Timberlake, Pharrell, Rita Ora, and Jessie J mingled with Hollywood A-listers like Michael Douglas, Samuel L. Jackson, and Russell Brand at the black-tie affair.

Fresh off the VMAs, Timberlake was not his smooth self as he read off notecards while presenting Designer of the Year to his friend Tom Ford.

“I don’t pop molly, but I rock Tom Ford,” he said before dancing to Jay Z’s song.

Pharrell, who attended with his fiancée Helen Lasichanh, accepted the award for Performer of the Year and posed for a photo with Timberlake and Elton John.

Rita Ora stunned in a yellow and black zebra-print dress, while MOBO nominee Jessie J turned heads in a midriff-baring black number.

Check out all the glitz and glamorous from the fashionable evening.

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Aug
29
Video: Jay Z f/ Justin Timberlake – ‘Holy Grail’

Jay Z

After wrapping their “Legends of the Summer” tour earlier this month, Jay Z and Justin Timberlake go in search of the “Holy Grail” in their dark new video.

Director Anthony Mandler chops up the song to tell a cautionary tale of what happens when it all falls down. While they may appear to have everything, we see that their life is not as glamorous as it seems. Behind the bright lights and lavish lifestyle hides the dark side of fame.

The Timbaland-produced single, which is currently No. 6 on the Billboard Hot 100, is the second song off Magna Carta… Holy Grail to get a visual release following “Picasso Baby.”

“Holy Grail” also marks the first video by a major music star to get its premiere on Facebook.

Watch it all go up in flames.

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Aug
28
Justin Timberlake Talks *NSYNC Reunion, One Direction, & Jay Z with ‘The Breakfast Club’

Charlamagne Tha God, Justin Timberlake, Angela Yee, and DJ Envy

“The Breakfast Club” welcomed one of their biggest guests when Justin Timberlake stopped by the show this week. Straight off his VMA performance, the Video Vanguard recipient spoke about reuniting with *NSYNC at the VMAs, his new album The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2, his bond with Timbaland, and how he avoided the pitfalls of being a child star. Plus, find out which hit record of his Jay Z passed on.

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Aug
27
Justin Timberlake Defends Miley Cyrus, Talks Drake Collaboration

Justin Timberlake

Justin Timberlake made the radio rounds during his trip to New York. Fresh off his epic performance at the VMAs, the pop superstar stopped by Angie Martinez’ show on Hot 97 to discuss his friendship with Beyoncé and Jay Z, collaborations with Drake, Nas, and Jay Z, and his plans after The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2 drops on September 30. He also weighed in on Miley Cyrus’ infamous VMA performance. Find out what he had to say.

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