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Prince, Justin Timberlake Rumored For SXSW

Every year, a whole lot of very, very famous people come to Austin for SXSW, mixing uneasily with the glut of unsigned bands and performing at vast, fun clusterfuck shows that usually require multiple hoop-jumps to get into. This year, the big two rumors happen to be two men who are very, very good at… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 11, 2013

Justin Timberlake – “Suit & Tie (Four Tet Remix)”

Justin Timberlake is getting a lot of play from gossip blogs this morning, largely because everyone just now realized that he threw a sneaky sideways dis to Kanye West into his SNL performance of "Suit & Tie" this past weekend. If Timberlake had really wanted to blow minds, though, he might have bee… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 11, 2013

Watch Justin Timberlake Host & Sing On SNL

Last night, Justin Timberlake returned to Saturday Night Live to host for the fifth time. He took on musical guest duties, as well, as he did when he hosted in 2006. That was also the year that he and Andy Samberg -- who recently got engaged to Joanna Newsom! -- debuted their Color Me… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / March 10, 2013

Justin Timberlake & Jay-Z Reveal Legends Of The Summer Tour Dates

Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake are two people who are very, very good at performing in front of vast crowds, and they're both present on Timberlake's new "Suit & Tie" single. And it just makes sense that both guys are about to link up and spend their summer playing shows at vast football and baseball… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 22, 2013

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

The two videos I liked best this week are about reintroducing superstars: One who's been away for a while, one who's barely taken enough time off for anyone to notice it's been a year since he dropped an album. And both are heavy on old-school music-video values: Expert rhythmic editing, implied sex, the goofily in-charge… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 15, 2013

Justin Timberlake – “Suit & Tie” Video (Feat. Jay-Z) (Dir. David Fincher)

Justin Timberlake spent a whole lot of time away from music so that he could try acting, but he really only made one good movie, The Social Network. That movie's director, David Fincher, got his start making videos for people like Madonna and George Michael, and now he's returned to the form for "SuitMore »

By: Tom Breihan / February 14, 2013

Justin Timberlake – “Mirrors”

Justin Timberlake's "Mirrors" is a lengthy love song about reigniting a flame that you should have never let burn out in the first place. I had previously mentioned that I have some reservations about how this comeback album will sound and it's very clear that a lot of the material Timberlake will be releasing… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / February 11, 2013

Justin Timberlake The 20/20 Experience Details

Justin Timberlake's long-awaited return to music started last month, when he shared his new single "Suit & Tie," and it continued over the weekend when he debuted two more songs live over Super Bowl weekend. And today, we learn the particulars of The 20/20 Experience, his third solo album. I don't know why… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 7, 2013

Watch Justin Timberlake Debut “Little Pusher Love Girl” And “That Girl” In New Orleans

On Saturday night, Justin Timberlake gave his first full performance in three years at Mark Cuban's Super Bowl pre-party. There, he debuted two new tracks from his upcoming album The 20/20 Experience. I've always been a big fan of Timberlake's solo work. He transcends pop music, making it more exciting and innovative than just consumable,… More »

By: Claire Lobenfeld / February 4, 2013

Justin Timberlake – “Suit & Tie” (Feat. Jay-Z)

After teasing it out, in various different forms, for the better part of a week, Justin Timberlake has just announced his first new album since 2006's ridiculously good FutureSex/LoveSounds. In an open letter on his website, Timblerlake writes that he started work on the new LP last summer, that it's called The 20/20 Experience,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / January 14, 2013

The Top 20 Albums We’ve Been Waiting For Forever

In the June 2, 2012 issue of the NME, Kevin Shields said the long-awaited third album from My Bloody Valentine –- the first since 1991's classic Loveless –- is imminent. The UK mag quotes Shields as saying the album will be released "sooner rather than later," perhaps even this year. For more than two… More »

By: Lauretta Charlton / June 26, 2012

Watch Sleigh Bells Perform — And Justin Timberlake Impersonate Bon Iver — On SNL

A day after broadcasting their sold out NYC T5 show on YouTube, Sleigh Bells brought their Marshall stacks and tourist guitarist Jason Boyer to the considerably more intimate SNL studios across town. They played Reign Of Terror's raucous first single "Comeback Kid" and No Doubt-y ballad "End Of The Line" and you can watch… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / February 19, 2012

Music’s 10 Most Scandalous Live-TV Moments

When M.I.A. held up her middle finger during Madonna's Super Bowl Halftime Show last weekend, she dominated blog chatter for a few days and incited a few minor cable-TV debates. She could have to pay a fine, and she's definitely changed the narrative around her next album. But she hasn't gotten anywhere near the… More »

By: Tom Breihan / February 9, 2012

Watch Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon’s “History Of Rap” Part 3

Justin Timberlike returned to Late Night With Jimmy Fallon to provide another "History Of Rap" medley, this time covering everything from Run DMC's "King Of Rock" to Nicki Minaj's "Super Bass."… More »

By: Corban Goble / October 31, 2011

Watch SNL “3-Way (The Golden Rule)” Feat. Justin Timberlake & Lady Gaga

Andy Samberg and Justin Timberlake revived their funky fresh new jack swing duo on tonight's season finale of Saturday Night Live, which JT hosted for the fourth time. Musical guest Lady Gaga joins the pair in this digital short, a raunchy '90s R&B-inspired throwback a la Emmy-winning holiday carol "Dick In A Box" and "Motherlover"… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / May 22, 2011

While We Were Out

... and then it was 2011. Hopefully your New Year's celebration involved doing something more celebratory than being berated by a solo Ariel Pink from a makeshift stage in a Bushwick warehouse, and hopefully you are back on the internet with a lot of hard drive space and some well rested ears: There wa… More »

By: Amrit Singh / January 3, 2011

MC Fallon & Justin Timberlake’s History Of Hip-Hop Medley

Justin Timberlake was on Jimmy Fallon last night to promote, I don't know, his role in The Social Network, the Yogi Bear movie, his next Saturday Night Live cameo, his Sony commercial. Not an album. Of course not an album. He told Fallon about having the Sugarhill Gang open for 'N Sync,… More »

By: jessica / September 30, 2010

Hope For Haiti Now, Buy “Stranded (Haiti Mon Amour)”

A misleading post title, because of course we are all hoping for Haiti, and have been, day and night since a catastrophic earthquake decimated an already destitute society. We know our place in the order of things -- you should be going to your legit news site of choice regularly these days; Stereogum's here for… More »

By: Amrit Singh / January 22, 2010

An Open Letter To Celebrities Who Will Not Stop Doing Kanye Jokes

Jack White and Justin Timberlake: Do you know what you look like when you grab the microphone out of someone's hand and do a lame Kanye West impersonation? You look like an embarrassing uncle at a wedding. You look like Jay Leno. More »

By: Amrit Singh / September 21, 2009

Kings Of Leon Remix Album Features Lykke Li, Justin Timberlake

Their looks may have become a problem (or at least the envy of Chris Martin and Thom Yorke), but KoL's songs still speak to many, including Pharrell, Mark Ronson, Linkin Park, JT, and Ms. Li, all of whom remix the band on a forthcoming LP. More »

By: Amrit Singh / August 26, 2009