13 Questions With Justin Timberlake About The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2 [AUDIO]
Justin Timberlake has enjoyed success in the world of music, movies, fashion and more and he's making roaring comeback with his latest albums, The 20/20 Experience and the release of The 20/20 Experience - 2 of 2 today. Justin has worked with some greats in the music world including Timbaland. The pair have worked together for many years and he feels that their relationship compares to that of Robert De Niro and Martin Scorsese.
Justin took some time off to answer 13 questions.
What made you decide to come back to music after 7 years?
The first day in the studio, how long did it take to get the chemistry started with Timbaland?
What was the first song recorded for The 20/20 Experience?
With so much music recorded in such a short time, was it hard to choose the first single?
There are 2 halves to the 20/20 Experience, how would you describe the difference?
How did Jay-Z become part of the 20/20 Experience?
Most anticipated albums get leaked weeks before they are released, how did you protect against that?
There is a song with Drake also on the album, how did that come about?
Did you spend any time listening to other music prior to going into the studio? For reference to what was popular at the time?
“Only When I Walk Away” seems to be left of a lot of the other songs that feel more soulful and R&B. Where does the process, of what type of vibe a song will be, come from?
When you released “Sexy Back,” it started a wave of dance music that now has turned DJ’s into stars and some of today's hottest producers. Do you feel that the 20/20 Experience will do the same, and is there one song that might start a new music trend?
Almost 4 million people have bought the first half of the 20/20 Experience and it's the biggest selling CD of this year. How does that make you feel?
Do you feel it might be years again before we get another album from you?