Justin Timberlake took the stage in New Orleans at the DirecTV Super Saturday Night to perform a set of new and old songs. When introducing his hit "Cry Me a River" from his debut solo album, Timberlake casually mentioned, "Sometimes in life, you think you found the one, but then one day you find out that she is just some bitch." Very wise words. Of course, as everyone assumes that song is about his ex, Britney Spears, everyone assumed that the bitch in question was also Britney Spears. Not so, says Timberlake.
Whereas can an artist make a statement about his art? Twitter, of course:
— Justin Timberlake(@jtimberlake) February 3, 2013
Oh, good, I’m glad we settled that. By the way, I happened to see the video for "Cry Me a River" again over the weekend. I haven’t seen it in five years or so, and I had forgotten how totally creepy it was. Yes, Timberlake certainly #respects Britney Spears.
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