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Justin Timberlake Is the Only Artist to Release Two Number One Albums in 2013

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty Images)Justin Timberlake is having a week of highs and lows. Though his new online gambling flick Runner Runner was a critical and commercial disappointment (it holds an 8% "fresh" rating on Rotten Tomatoes), his album The 20/20 Experience - 2 of 2 had a strong showing on the charts, nabbing the top spot with 350,000 units sold in its first week. Don't Miss: Justin Timberlake's Movies Ranked from Best to Worst HAIM Outsells Justin Timberlake in the UK While 350,000 is...Read Full Story

Justin Timberlake's Movies Ranked From Best to Worst, According to Rotten Tomatoes

By Alicia Dennis on
In a widely quoted piece for Variety published Monday, film editor Ramin Setoodeh pleaded with Justin Timberlake to back away from the big screen. The piece, prompted by Timberlake's most recent flop Runner Runner, made the case that the former Mouseketeer is far too talented musically to waste his time on cinematic mediocrity.Setoodeh may have a point, but he wasn't entirely fair with his assessment of Timberlake's acting career — it hasn't been all bad. It's just been... mostly unmemorable...Read Full Story

HAIM Outsells Justin Timberlake in the UK, Scores No. 1 Debut

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty Images)It will be no big surprise when Justin Timberlake tops the Billboard 200 tomorrow with his new album The 20/20 Experience - 2 of 2, but it's a different story across the pond. In the UK, the former 'N Sync star has been outsold by another set of Americans: Los Angeles sister trio HAIM.According to the Official Charts Company, HAIM's debut album Days Are Gone sold over 2,000 more copies than Timberlake's latest. And they're just as surprised as you are:It remains to be seen how...Read Full Story

What's New in Theaters: October 4, 2013

By Joe Robberson on
(Magnet Releasing | Warner Brothers | 20th Century Fox)GravityDirected by Alfonso CuaronStarring: Sandra Bullock, George Clooney, Ed HarrisThe ultimate theater experience, Gravity is an outer space thriller starring Bullock and Clooney as two astronauts stranded above Earth after their shuttle is destroyed. It's the most realistic space movie ever made and a groundbreaking chapter in sci-fi filmmaking. I'm not a fan of 3D, but it works gloriously in Gravity.Full ReviewSee it? Yes.Runner...Read Full Story

WATCH: Justin Timberlake and Jimmy Fallon Conversing in #Hashtag Is Pretty Amazing

By Lani Conway on
Justin Timberlake stopped by Late Night with Jimmy Fallon to show of his comedy chops (again). After tackling the history of rap, the duo decided to parody the wonderful Twitter world of excessively used #hashtags. Yes, now all the personal feelings and emotions you've ever expressed in the Twitterverse in #hashtag form comes to you via living, breathing conversation. Kudos, fellas, you've managed to make all the #Hashtag-using Twitter users extremely self-conscious. #AllInADaysWork.Read Full Story

WATCH: Justin Timberlake Covers a Michael Jackson Song

By Deena Bustillo on
Justin Timberlake covered Michael Jackson's "Shake Your Body (Down to the Ground)" for the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge recently and the performance was just what we've come to expect from JT. He wore a hat, showed off his dance moves (which included some awesome shovel imitation), and hit all the high notes. Watch the video below and tell us if JT did MJ justice:Read Full Story

WATCH: Justin Timberlake Debuts 2 Songs from New Album

By Deena Bustillo on
Justin Timberlake was one of the many, many stars to take the stage at the iHeartRadio Music Festival this weekend. And he brought with him a couple hats and two new songs. On Saturday, JT debuted "Only When I Walk Away” and "True Blood" off his upcoming album The 20/20 Experience (2 of 2) and sang a whole bunch of his old hits on the stage in Sin City. Watch the star's entire iHeartRadio Music Festival performance, including those new tunes, below:Read Full Story

Justin Timberlake's 'TKO' Sounds Pretty Familiar

By Alicia Dennis on
Justin Timberlake's new single "TKO" sounds mighty familiar — kind of like he turned to his pal Timbaland and said "Okay, let's give 'em what they want." And guess what: No one's complaining, even though it is essentially interchangeable with any of the non-single tracks on FutureSex/LoveSounds, kind of like "Cry Me a River" without the spook or venom. It'll make for a great video, though.Read Full Story

WATCH: Brazilian Interviewer Sabrina Sato Offers Justin Timberlake Her Butt in a Box

By Alicia Dennis on
Sabrina Sato is not exactly Brazil's answer to Barbara Walters, but she does know how to nab a memorable interview. The former reality show contestant recently engaged superstar Justin Timberlake in a brief conversation about his new flick Runner Runner, forcing the former 'N Sync star to respond to questions like "You sing and dance like a black American. Do you want to learn to samba like a black Brazilian?"The interview reaches its climax in the last two minutes, when Sato sweetly offers...Read Full Story

WATCH: Justin Timberlake Gets Down in a Teaser for His New Single

By Lani Conway on
(Instagram) The year of Justin Timberlake continues. The 32-year-old crooner posted several cryptic video messages on Instagram today teasing his forthcoming single from The 20/20 Experience — 2 Of 2.  "First look at... #newsingle #The2020Experience #2of2," JT captioned the first video. Although he didn't reveal the name of the single, he did croon the lyrics "can't fight no more, you knock me out" while getting down in a blue-ish studio haze. JT, being the savvy social media player that he...Read Full Story