Seventies yacht rock crooner Michael McDonald is on the come up again these days. First, there’s the whole amazing hilarious Yacht Rock web series. Then there were collaborations with Grizzly Bear and Holy Ghost. And now this: A Michael McDonald musical number with Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake. Clearly, JT is trying real hard to sell us on his new record, which fine. But hats off to whichever “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” writer came up with this absurdist genius. [Hulu]
You need a quick background on the beef between Justin Timberlake and Kanye West. Because, actually, I knew nothing about it until five minutes ago. Rachel filled me in. At one of Kanye’s shows, he announced that he didn’t like Jay-Z’s new song with Justin Timberlake. Then on JT’s recent “SNL” appearance, he scratched back, using the lyrics, Hits so sick, got rappers acting dramatic.
Claws out! Keep reading »
Justin Timberlake is on a quest to win your love and affection back. So much so, that he’s on “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon” all this week to get you to buy his mediocre-reviewed new album, The 20-2o Experience. But whatever, we’ll take it, if he promises to do stuff like a barbershop quartet version of his classic hit “Sexy Back.”
Are you gonna buy the new JT record?
Look, I know we’ve all done some crazy things for a job. But nothing tops Shirley Hornstein, an erstwhile, according to her Twitter, “Angel Investor and (dare I say) Entrepreneur” (nice random capitalization there, Shirley). To give herself credibility in the tech industry, Hornstein posted several heavily doctored photos online, showing herself hanging with famous notables, including Justin Timberlake and Andy Samberg. On her blog, she boasted of working with tech players like iMeem, Nitro PDF and Dropbox.
And she probably would have gotten away with it, too, had she not boasted of working with the wrong guy. Keep reading »
Justin Timberlake performs his song “Suit & Tie” live for the first time at theDIRECTV Super Saturday Night during the 2013 Super Bowl Weekend on Saturday (February 2) in New Orleans, La.
The 31-year-old entertainer was joined by surprise guest Jay-Z for the performance. Justin also debuted new songs called “Little Pusher Love Girl” and “Bad Girl” at the party. Read more and watch Justin perform…