Roger Friedman of FoxNews.com caught up with Lance Bass and asked if fans can be expecting any new music from *NSYNC anytime soon. “It all depends on whether Justin wants to do it, and he doesn’t,” Lance told Friedman, referring to Justin Timberlake. “He doesn’t even want to make his own new solo album. He just wants to make movies.” Read more, including news on Bass’ production of a big-screen take on ‘The Great Gatsby’ with Paris Hilton as an updated Daisy Buchanan. Read more.
Lance Bass And Cyndi Lauper To Guest Star In ‘Higglytown Heroes’
September 11, 2004 – A colorful new TV series for preschoolers, ‘Higglytown Heroes’, and its fresh perspective on heroism has attracted an impressive array of celebrity guest stars including Naomi Judd, Donald Faison, Kathie Lee Gifford, Camryn Manheim and Betty White who provide the voices of various “heroes” in episodes of the animated series. In keeping with the series theme, guest stars were asked to identify their own ‘Higglytown Hero’. Other guest stars include *NSYNC star Lance Bass and Cyndi Lauper.
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Lance Bass Sticks Female Pal With Big Bar Tab
September 10, 2004 – World Entertainment News Network reports *NSYNC star Lance Bass refused to pick up his bar tab at Hoolihans in New York after a night of drinking with a statuesque blonde, leaving her to foot a bill she thought was too high. “Lance’s pal pulled out an American Express gold card and floating twenties to pay, but then balked at the high price for the bar tab,” a bar regular revealed. “Despite her complaint, Lance didn’t flinch or dip into his own wallet — not even to offer to pay the tip.”
*NSYNC To Use Timberlake Demos To Fill Greatest Hits LP
August 28, 2004 – Neil Sean of Sky News reports that *NSYNC plan to include some demo tracks featuring Justin Timberlake on their next album, and he’s not happy about it. Justin’s bandmates are still reeling from his decision to drop out of recording some extra tracks for a planned greatest hits album, but they plan to work around that problem by including some demos that Justin made with them, including the song ‘Tell Her I Called’, which is all about his Timberlake’s romance with Britney Spears.
Jive Want An Album From Justin Timberlake, Not *NSYNC
August 22, 2004 – According to Us Weekly, a rep at Jive recently met with Justin Timberlake “to light a fire under his ass” to get the singer to put out another solo album. Another source told the magazine that Jive are “anxious for another Justin album, not an *NSYNC project.” When Timberlake met with his boy bandmates in July, he wasn’t pleased with the direction the other *NSYNC members wanted to go. “He was griping about it to [girlfriend] Cameron Diaz,” a source revealed.
New Film Project For Lance Bass
August 11, 2004 – Gay.com reports that *NSYNC star Lance Bass’ production company, Bacon and Eggs, is co-producing a new film called ‘Lovewrecked’, a family comedy from ‘Grease’ director Randal Kleiser, who also made the 1996 indie AIDS dramedy ‘It’s My Party’.