The LA Times reports *NSYNC star Justin Timberlake has purchased a Hollywood Hills home in the low $8-million range. Timberlake also has a three-bedroom home in Orlando, Florida. The new home has five bedrooms and 8 1/2 bathrooms in about 12,000 square feet. On several acres behind gates, the Mediterranean-style house also has a theater, gym, guest house and tennis court.
Good Vibe Surrounding Justin Timberlake’s Solo Debut
August 10, 2002 – Cyclone writes in the latest edition of Australia’s Beat Magazine, “In 2002 MOR pop has had its day. But Justin may just avoid falling into obscurity since he commands extraordinary cred in the R&B world. Indeed, there’s a good vibe surrounding his forthcoming solo LP. Reports suggest that Justin has already worked with names like The Neptunes, P Diddy & Mario Winans, and, oh boy, Angie Stone. Next he is looking to hook up with Mike City, Raphael Saadiq and Rodney Jerkins. There’s also a chance of Justin and Nelly recording another joint after the *NSYNCer cut vox on Nelly’s Work it. Lastly there’s talk of a duet with Usher.”
Justin Timberlake Added To MTV Video Music Awards
August 10, 2002 – Ads in this week’s Entertainment Weekly confirm that Justin will make his debut solo performance on the MTV Video Music Awards on August 29th.
Justin Timberlake Will Launch ‘Launch’
August 10, 2002 – Extra TV had a feature on Thursday profiling the new MTV reality shows coming up this fall, and one of them will feature Justin in the first episode. ‘Launch’ will follow the making of an album, from recording to release. Justin’s solo debut will be first up on the reality series. Video has since been removed.