He received two Grammy Awards in 2004 for Best Pop Vocal Album and Best Male Pop Vocal Performance.
The wins came on the heels of a controversial Super Bowl performance with Janet Jackson in which Timberlake accidentally tore off a portion of Jackson's costume revealing her bare breast.
At the same time, his father played him songs by bands like the Eagles and Queen. Afterward, Timberlake and Chasez, along with Lance Bass, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick, formed the all-male singing group *NSYNC.
Memphis was also home of the blues and he got turned on to the likes of B. The boy band would go on to become one of the hottest pop groups of the 1990s, first as an overnight sensation in Europe and then later in the U. Their self-titled debut album included hits like "I Want You Back" and "Tearin' Up My Heart." After dealing with a very public legal battle with their former manager Lou Pearlman, the band released their sophomore follow-up, in 2000, which became the top-selling album of the year and the bestselling album of the decade.
1.) Some of the album's other hit tracks include "My Love," "What Goes Around Comes Around," and "Love Stoned/I Think She Knows," with the last two songs garnering Grammys.
In 2008, Timberlake helped make Madonna's single, "4 Minutes", a Top 10 hit.
Not only did he provide complimentary vocals, he was also a co-writer of the song.
Having won two Emmy Awards for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series in 20, he has proven himself as a versatile actor with his work in TV.
released that March, reaching the top of the album charts in its first week.