Justin Randall Timberlake (born January 31, 1981) is an American pop singer-songwriter, record producer, dancer, and actor. He has won six Grammy Awards as well as an Emmy Award.
Justin Timberlake came to fame as a lead singer of the pop vocal harmony group ("boy band") 'N Sync, whose launch was financed by Lou Pearlman. In 2002, he released his debut solo album, Justified, which sold more than 7 million copies worldwide. Timberlake's second solo release, FutureSex/LoveSounds, was released in 2006 with the U.S. number-one hit singles "SexyBack," "My Love," and "What Goes Around.../...Comes Around." The album also spawned three additional U.S. top twenty hits: "Summer Love," "LoveStoned," and "Until the End of Time."
In 2008 he became one of the best paid singers in the world. As of January 2009, FutureSex/LoveSounds has sold more than 9 million copies. With his first two albums, Timberlake has sold more than 18 million records worldwide alone, as well as more than 55 million copies as one of the two lead singers in 'N Sync. His other ventures include record label Tennman Records, fashion label William Rast, and the restaurants Destino and Southern Hospitality.
Timberlake was born