Justin & Christina CD to be Sold Exclusively at Target Stores

CD Will Feature New Songs and Remixes from Justin Timberlake and Christina


Jul 01, 2003, 01:00 ET from Target Stores

    MINNEAPOLIS, July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Can't get enough of Justin
 Timberlake and Christina Aguilera this summer?  Listen to them together on the
 new CD Justin & Christina, available July 1st.  As they ramp up their 45-city
 concert tour, Target Stores will offer this exclusive CD featuring new and
 remixed songs from both artists.  The CD represents the first-time pairing of
 the two double-platinum artists.
     The Justin & Christina CD features an entirely new, never-released
 recording from each artist -- "That's What Love Can Do" by Christina and "Why,
 When, How" by Justin.  Also included are two remixed tracks from each artist:
 Christina's "Beautiful" and "Fighter" and Justin's "Rock Your Body" and "Cry
 Me A River."
     "Target guests are in touch with the latest trends in popular culture,"
 said Kathee Tesija, senior vice president merchandising, Target Stores, which
 is a sponsor of the "Justified + Stripped" tour.  "Offering Justin & Christina
 to our guests gives everyone access to one of this summer's hottest
 happenings-even if you can't make it to the concert, you can easily pick up
 the CD on a trip to Target."
     "I'm so happy to have our CD at Target for all the fans who might not be
 able to come to our concert -- or just want a little more of our music," said
 Christina.  Justin added," Target is the perfect store for our CD because it's
 such a great place to shop -- and we're excited for their support on our
     The first-time union of these artists in the "Justified + Stripped" tour
 has resulted in one of the most anticipated concert events of the summer.
 State-of-the-art set design, innovative theatrics and incredible audience
 participation have made it one of the most popular concert tours of the
 summer.  The tour began in Phoenix on June 4th.
     Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera, former fellow Mouseketeers on
 the Disney Channel's All-New Mickey Mouse Club, launched their latest CDs in
 the winter of 2002.  As one-fifth of the multi-platinum band, *NSYNC,
 Timberlake, 22, achieved double-platinum status with his first-ever solo
 effort, Justified.  "Rock Your Body" from his CD recently became the #1 pop
 single in the country.  Twenty-two year old Grammy(R) winner Christina
 Aguilera is showcasing a bold new look with Stripped, which has sold over five
 million copies worldwide.  "Dirrty" and "Beautiful" topped the pop charts, and
 the CD continues to receive frequent radio and video play.  To date Aguilera
 has sold more than 20 million CDs.
     About Target Stores
     Minneapolis-based Target Stores serves guests at 1,167 stores in 47 states
 nationwide by delivering today's best retail trends at affordable prices.
 Whether visiting a Target store or shopping online at target.com, guests enjoy
 a fun and convenient shopping experience with access to thousands of unique
 and highly differentiated items.  Target Stores, along with its parent company
 Target Corporation (NYSE:   TGT), gives back more than $2 million a week to its
 local communities through grants and special programs.  Since opening its
 first store in 1962, Target has partnered with nonprofit organizations, guests
 and team members to help meet community needs.

SOURCE Target Stores