Katy Kroll of Billboard.com reviewed the Justified and Stripped tour in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday (June 21). She writes, “Easily one of the hottest tickets of the summer, the Justified & Stripped Tour, co-headlined by Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera, promised to pack a one-two punch. On this night, although Aguilera’s voice soared at times, Timberlake was clearly the winner with his impeccable stage presence that kept fans on their feet.”
Justin Timberlake’s Early Struggles With Fashion
June 25, 2003 – The Sun reports Justin admits he had a favorite shirt that he wore until it started to fall apart back in his school days. “I wore it every day at school,” he said. “My mum had to take it from me to wash it. I wore it until it was all frayed and tattered. Looking back, that shirt was bad – I looked like a tramp. Friends thought I only had one top!”
Chad Hugo On Justin And Britney
June 25, 2003 – Contributed anonymously: Chad Hugo, one half of the Neptunes production team and a member of N.E.R.D was recently interviewed by Entertainment Weekly. Here’s what he had to say about some of the artists he’s worked with. On Justin Timberlake, Hugo said, “He’s self-contained. He wrote his own harmonies, his own riffs. The only difference is he’s white, but he’s dope. The kid’s got soul.” On Britney Spears, he said, “She works hard. She created herself as an icon — like the girl next door, but successful.” Read more.
Stripped & Justified Justice League Launched
June 24, 2003 – Contributed anonymously: A group of dissatisfied Christina Aguilera and Justin Timberlake fans in Vancouver – where the Stripped & Justified show was cancelled due to delays at the border – have launched a group called the Stripped & Justified Justice League. “We are a group of fans, spread throughout the world, who want anyone and everyone involved in the Stripped & Justified tour to make an effort to bring justice to dissatisfied and disgruntled ticket holders,” writes group founder columnist Sabrina Mehra on the official web site. Its goal is to collect thousands of signatures on its web site to encourage the popstars to return to BC.
Justin Timberlake To Perform For Toronto SARS Event
June 24, 2003 – The Rolling Stones are scheduled to headline a July 30th outdoor concert to boost tourism in Toronto and southern Ontario after the SARS outbreak. Other performers at the show, which the rock band and city leaders announced Tuesday, will include The Guess Who, AC/DC and Justin Timberlake.
Can Justin And Cameron’s Romance Survive Time Apart?
June 24, 2003 – The New York Daily News spoke with a pal of Justin Timberlake about his hot new romance with actress Cameron Diaz. “He’s 22,” the friend said. “If you could go out with Cameron Diaz, wouldn’t you? But there’s not a lot that can happen between them in the next couple of months. She’s promoting her ‘Charlie’s Angels’ movie. And he’s on tour.” Justin’s rep insists the pair are just friends.