Timbaland

Mar
26
Beyoncé, John Legend, Timbaland, & Iggy Azalea to Play ‘Sound of Change’ Concert

Iggy Azalea and John Legend

Music’s biggests stars are aligning for a great cause. Beyoncé will headline Chime for Change’s “The Sound of Change Live” global concert on June 1 at Twickenham Stadium in London, with performances from John Legend, Rita Ora, Iggy Azalea, and Timbaland.

A red-hot Iggy and Legend were on hand to make the announcement at a press conference in London on Tuesday.

Chime for Change, whose founding committee includes Beyoncé, Gucci Creative Director Frida Giannini, and actress Salma Hayek Pinault, is a global campaign to raise funds and awareness for girls’ and women’s empowerment.

Other artists on the bill include Florence + the Machine, Ellie Goulding, Haim, and more to be announced.

Tickets are on sale now.

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Mar
15
Timbaland Celebrates Birthday with Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, & Missy Elliott

Timbaland, Missy Elliott, and Monique Idlett

Timbaland celebrated his 41st birthday with some of his best friends. The super-producer dined at Memphis BBQ spot Southern Hospitality in New York City on Thursday night. The guest list for the black-tie bash included his wife Monique Idlett, Missy Elliott, Jay-Z, Jamie Foxx, Justin Timberlake, Jessica Biel, and even Chelsea Clinton.

“Happy Birthday Bro we come from the Bottom together my Nig! *drakevoice* Love u may God Bless u 2 C many More Bdays!” tweeted Missy to her longtime collaborator.

Timbo is enjoying his resurgence with Justin Timberlake’s critically-acclaimed new album The 20/20 Experience, for which he produced all 10 tracks. He has also been in the studio with Chris Brown, working on his next album.

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Feb
10
New Music: Justin Timberlake – ‘Mirrors’

Justin Timberlake

The Justin Timberlake comeback is in full effect. Right after his return to the Grammy stage, the pop megastar debuted a new song called “Mirrors” via iTunes. Produced by Timbaland, the track clocks in over eight minutes.

A deluxe edition of his album The 20/20 Experience will be available exclusively at Target on March 19 featuring two new tracks, “Dress On” and “Body Count.”

The full album is now available for pre-order on iTunes.

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Jan
30
Timbaland Joins Roc Nation

Timbaland

Timbaland is down with the Roc. The super-producer has signed with Jay-Z’s Roc Nation for management.

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Jan
29
Keri Hilson: Justin Timberlake and Timbaland Will ‘Redefine’ Radio with New Music

The countdown is on to Justin Timberlake’s first album in six years, The 20/20 Experience, due March 19. While the public has only heard the Jay-Z-assisted single “Suit & Tie,” Keri Hilson got a sneak peek of what J.T. and Timbaland are cooking up in the lab.

Miss Keri, who is signed to Timbaland’s Mosley Music Group, says the dynamic duo behind “SexyBack” is about to change the sound of music once again.

“They both are capable of redefining the sound of radio, and I believe, based upon what I’ve heard, they’re gonna do that again,” she told Rap-Up TV. “So I’m proud of them and I’m excited for what’s about to happen.”

In addition to Justin, Timbaland has been working with Keri on her third album. “I’m all about blending the worlds of pop and hip-hop and R&B all in a pot,” said Keri of the follow-up to 2010’s No Boys Allowed.

Jan
3
Timbaland Partners with 50 Cent on SMS Audio

50 Cent and Timbaland

Timbaland and 50 Cent are teaming up for a new collaboration, but it doesn’t involve music. The super-producer has joined SMS Audio as an investment partner and member of the company’s board of directors.

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Dec
31
New Music: Timbaland f/ Petey Pablo and Sebastian – ‘Redbone’

Redbone

Timbaland digs in the crates and unleashes “Redbone” featuring Petey Pablo and Sebastian. The super-producer professes his love for the light-skinned ladies on the previously unreleased track, which is part of his “Timbaland Thursdays” series. Celebrate the new year with some old Timbo.

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