Justin Randall Timberlake officially known as Justin Timberlake born on January 31, 1981 is an American singer, songwriter, actor and a record producer. He was born and raised in Tennessee. Justin mentions Janet Jackson as his inspiration, fascinated by her enegy and exuberance . Justin eventually became a member of NSYNC ( a boy band) , organized by Lou Pearlman which was formed in 1995 which became the third best selling boy band in history.
After the dissolution of the the boy band NSYNC, Timberlake started his solo career, his debut solo studio album was released in November which debuted at number two at the billboard 200. Justin’s song “I’m Lovin It” was used by McDonalds’s for their “I;m Lovin It” campaign. Justin was featured with many artist as Nelly for his song “Work It” followed by collaboration with Black Eyed Peas on the 2005 track “In Style”. In 2004 during the halftime show of the Super Bowl XXXVIII Justin performed with Janet Jackson before a television audience of more than 140 viewers.
On May 5, 2005 in an operation that took place, Nodules were subsequently removed from his throat. In 2005 he began his own record company. On September 12, 2006 Justin released his second studio album “FutureSex/LoveSounds which debuted at number one. The album’s all singles were a major hit.
On March17, 2008 “4 Minutes” was released as a duet between Timberlake and Madonna with backing vocals by Timbaland. The song was a international hit topping charts over 21 countries.
“Suit and Tie” Justin’s lead single from his upcoming third studio album was released in January 2013, featuring JayZ it peaked at number three on the Billboard Hot 100. The second single “Mirror” was released the following month, February. Finally on March 19, 2013 the third studio album was released.
Justin’s fourth studio album “The 20/20 Experience -2 of 2 was released on September 30, 2013.
The lead single “Cant Stop The Feeling” from his from his fifth studio album was released on May 6, 2016. It became the best selling song of the year in the US.
In February 2008, Timberlake was awarded two Grammy Awards. At the 50th Grammy Awards ceremony, he won the Award for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance for “What Goes Around…Comes Around , and the Award for Best Dance Recording or “LoveStoned/I Think She Knows”. On August 25, 2013, Justin received the Michael Jcakson Video Vanguard Award at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. Best Music Video for “Suit & Tie”.
Justin, who marked his fifth appearance in the “25 Hottest Stars Under 25” list conducted by Teen People in 2005, was widely known for his relationship with pop singer Britney Spears. Their relationship ended abruptly in March 2002. In April 2003, he began dating actress Cameron Diaz but it didn’t work either. In January 2007, Timberlake began dating actress Jessica Beil and amarried on October 19, 2012 at the Borgo Egnazia resort in Fasano, Italy. Timberlake and Biel have one son, Silas Randall Timberlake, born in April 2015.
Net Worth : $230 Million.