and debuted at number two on the Billboard 200 with first-week sales of 439,000 copies, fewer than previous 'N Sync releases. Later that year he recorded a song "I'm Lovin' It", used by Mc Donald's as the theme to its "I'm Lovin' It" campaign.It went on to sell over three million copies in the U. The deal with Mc Donald's earned Timberlake an estimated million.He played Jason Sharpe, a model who falls in love with a waitress after mistaking her for another model. The rise of his own stardom and the general decline in the popularity of boy bands led to the dissolution of NSYNC.Band member Lance Bass was openly critical of Timberlake's actions in his memoir Out of Sync.Born in Memphis, Tennessee, he appeared on the television shows Star Search and The All-New Mickey Mouse Club as a child.
They just bought an apartment together in New York, and now reports claim that Jessica Biel and longtime boyfriend Justin Timberlake are making things official.
He has also collaborated with other artists, including "Give It to Me" (with Timbaland) and "4 Minutes" (with Madonna).
From 2008 through 2012, Timberlake focused on his acting career, effectively putting his music career on hiatus; he held starring roles in the films The Social Network, Bad Teacher, In Time, and Friends with Benefits.
Time named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world in 20.
His other ventures include record label Tennman Records, fashion label William Rast, and the restaurants Destino and Southern Hospitality.
A friend of Timberlake's told Britain's Metro, "They both like the idea of marrying in Italy in the summer." Sound familiar?