Justin Timberlake is a well-renowned Grammy-winning singer as well as a songwriter. If not in music, you must have seen him in movies as he is an actor as well as a dancer. Besides, he performed in The Half Time show of Super Bowl back in 2004.
He recently announced that he is coming back in the Super Bowl LI even though he was involved in a scandal the last time he performed in the Super Bowl. To know more about this, Read the article below:
Justin Timberlake announces his return in Super Bowl LI
The 36-year-old singer has announced that he will be returning in The Half-Time show of Super Bowl LI. He will be performing after 14 years. He confirmed his return in The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon in a mini video clip with his best friend, Jimmy Fallon. National Football League, NFL, later confirmed this news.
This should have been good news for Timberlake’s fans, but his fans reacted in social media such as twitter angrily. The reaction Justin got after his announcement was the result of the scandal he was involved in with his fellow performer in the Super Bowl XXXVIII, Janet Jackson.
Justin and Janet performing in the Half-Time show of Super Bowl XXXVIII
The wardrobe malfunction led Janet Jackson's career to turn the wrong way.
Justin Timberlake and Janet Jackson's controversy in Super Bowl XXXVIII
When Justin Timberlake and Janet Jackson performed together in 2004 in the song “Rock Your Body”, Janet’s wardrobe malfunction shook the live audience. This wardrobe malfunction resulted in revealing of Janet’s Nipple for a second in the live TV.
Wardrobe Malfunction occurred during the performance
Source: Daily Mail
Janet Jackson’s image was affected negatively by this malfunction more than it affected Justin’s. Justin was considered responsible for the incident. After this event, many complaints were filed which led FCC to now-standard video delay during the live telecast. This also caused Janet Jackson’s blacklisting by Viacom, MTV’s parent company, and CBS.
Justin and Janet just after the malfunction
Later on, the wardrobe malfunction directed to low record sales from Jackson’s album “Damito Jo”. The scandal which happened 14 years ago is still affecting her live performance. This announcement of Justin to get back in the Super Bowl LI is making fans express angrily in social media, and his fans want him to apologize for his actions he did 14 years ago.
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Justin Timberlake's Relationships, Affairs, and Marriage
Justin has a long list of names he has been in the relationship with. He was rumored to be in a relationship with Thaila Ayala, Olivia Wilde, Rihanna, Scarlett Johansson, and Alicia Keys. He also had a short-term relationship with Cameron Diaz, Alyssa Milano, Jenna Dewan Tatum, Britney Spears, Tonya Mitchell, Veronica Finn, and Danielle Ditto.
Justin and Britney together in 2000
Justin Timberlake is currently married to his girlfriend, Jessica Biel. Justin and wife Biel are living happily together.
Justin and Jessica together happily after Oscars party
Source: ET Online
Fans' reaction is quite obvious because of the past controversy. However, the coincidence of the wardrobe malfunction to happen again is quite low. We totally hope nothing like that will happen again. Good luck Justin!