Justin Timberlake Introduces His Highly Anticipated Video 'What Goes Around ... Comes Around' Friday February 9th on iTunes

Feb 08, 2007, 00:00 ET from Jive Records

    NEW YORK, Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Jive recording artist Justin Timberlake continues to break new ground as the first major recording artist to premiere his new video "What Goes Around ... Comes Around" exclusively on The iTunes Store (www.itunes.com). On Friday morning, February 9th, fans worldwide will be able to own the complete video before its broadcast on TV or streamed on-line anywhere else.     The cinematic video, which also features Scarlett Johannson, is currently being teased on-line by a :30 trailer. Based on the number of streams of the trailer over the weekend at www.JustinTimberlake.com alone, demand for "What Goes Around ... Comes Around" is already at a fever pitch. Fans everywhere can get the groundbreaking complete 9:20 Directors Cut of the video only on iTunes at first. iTunes has a 48 hour exclusive on the video which is the first time any entertainment video has debuted on iTunes before being available anywhere else! On the broadcast side, MTV will be the first to introduce the video of "What Goes Around ... Comes Around" on TV during their Red Carpet TRL GRAMMY special, Sunday February 11th. MTV will begin teasing the video trailer tomorrow and will have the full on-line streaming premiere on MTV.com. The video will be widely available everywhere else on-line beginning on February 12th.     "What Goes Around ... Comes Around" was helmed by one of the industry's most prolific directors, Sam Bayer, who has worked with Metallica, Smashing Pumpkins, David Bowie, Aerosmith and on Green Day's "Boulevard of Broken Dreams. The video was written by Nick Cassavetes who has directed several films, including John Q, The Notebook, and Alpha Dog.     Currently Justin Timberlake is on his worldwide FutureSex/LoveShow tour and is knocking out audiences and critics alike. He is scheduled to perform solo on February 11th at the GRAMMYS and with the winner from the "My Grammy Moment" contest and also recently announced that he will be hosting the Kids Choice Awards on March 31st.     Remaining shows and dates for the tour are as follows:      Date                City                          Venue     Jan-27              St. Paul, MN                  Xcel Center     Jan-30              Toronto, ONT                  Air Canada     Jan-31              Montreal, QUE                 Bell Center     Feb-2               Washington, DC                Verizon Center     Feb-3               Cleveland, OH                 Quicken Loans     Feb-6               Boston, MA                    TD Banknorth Garden     Feb-7               New York, NY                  Madison Square Garden     Feb-18              Buffalo, NY                   HSBC     Feb-19              Columbus, OH                  Schottenstein/Nationwide     Feb-22              Tampa, FL                     St. Pete Times     Feb-24              Miami, FL                     American Airlines     Feb-25              Fort Lauderdale, FL           BankAtlantic Center     Feb-27              Atlanta, GA                   Philips Arena     Mar-1               New Orleans, LA               New Orleans Arena     Mar-3               Bossier City, LA              CenturyTel Center     Mar-4               Houston, TX                   Toyota Center     Mar-5               Dallas, TX                    American Airlines     Mar-8               Omaha, NE                     Qwest     Mar-10              Detroit, MI                   Joe Louis Arena     Mar-12              Chicago, IL                   Allstate/United     Mar-13              Chicago, IL                   Allstate/United     Mar-15              Cincinnati, OH                US Bank     Mar-16              Nashville, TN                 Gaylord Entertainment     Mar-18              Charlottesville, VA           John Paul Jones Arena     Mar-19              Pittsburgh, PA                Mellon Arena     Mar-21              Uniondale, NY                 Nassau Coliseum     Mar-24              Uncasville, CT                Mohegan Sun     Mar-26              Manchester, NH                Verizon Center     Mar-27              Philadelphia, PA              Wachovia Center     Mar-29              East Rutherford, NJ           Continental Airlines     April 24            Belfast, Ireland              Odyssey     April 27            Sheffield, England            Hallam FM Arena     April 30            Newcastle, England            Metro Arena     May 3               Glasgow, Scotland             SECC     May 8-9             Birmingham, England           NIA     May 14-15           Manchester, England           MEN     May 22              Paris, France                 Bercy     May 25              Stuttgart, Germany            Schleyerhalle     May 26              Munich, Germany               Olympiahalle     May 28              Frankfurt, Germany            Festhalle     June 1              Milan, Italy                  Forum     June 2              Zurich, Switzerland           Hallenstadion     June 4              Vienna, Austria               Stadthalle     June 6              Berlin, Germany               Max Schmelling     June 7              Leipzig, Germany              Arena     June 9              Hamburg, Germany              Colorline Arena     June 10             Koln, Germany                 Arena     June 12             Lyon, France                  Tony Garnier     June 13             Dortmund, Germany             Westfallenhalle     June 16             Amsterdam, the Netherlands    Arena     June 19             Stockholm, Germany            Globe     June 21             Oslo, Norway                  Valhalle     June 23             Copenhagen, Denmark           Parken     June 25             Gothenberg, Sweden            Scandinavian     June 27             Antwerp, Belfast              Sports Palais     June 30             Dublin, Ireland               RDS     July 4, 5 & 7       London, England               The O2 Arena      *All dates are subject to change.     The nearly 4 million worldwide selling album, FutureSex/LoveSounds co- written by Justin Timberlake, hit #1 on the Billboard charts and broke all digital album sales records. The smash single "SexyBack" featuring Timbaland, along with the 2nd single "My Love" featuring T.I. and the current release "What Goes Around ... Comes Around" brings Justin to a record breaking level. According to R&R magazine, since the CHR/Top 40 chart began in 1992, Justin Timberlake sets the record for a lead male artist as his latest single becomes his seventh consecutive top 10 smash. Additional producers on the album include JAWBreakers, Timbaland and Rick Rubin.  

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