Tomorrow, September 1st marks National 901 Day. How are you going to celebrate? 901 Tequila is presenting a FREE concert at Irving Plaza in New York City featuring Free Sol, the progressive hip-hop/rock band signed to Justin Timberlake’s Tennman Records.
Although the show is FREE, you’re not guaranteed entry UNLESS you enter our ticket giveaway! One lucky reader will win GUARANTEED entry for them and ONE guest to tomorrow night’s concert. Will there be FREE ALCOHOL? I DON’T KNOW! Will JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE BE THERE? FUCK YES! That’s right, JT will be there. Just so you know, this event is 21+ and stalkers need not enter this contest. What do you have to do to win? You can’t anymore! This CONTEST IS OVER!
FreeSol’s a new (well new to you and me) hip hop/funk/soul/rock band signed to Justin Timberlake’s label Tennman Records. They played a Steve Madden/Giant Big Step party at La Bain in New York City this Monday night. Our photographer Patrick Eves (HippieDeathBed.com) was there to get some cool shots of the band. Check them out below and head over here to see their video for “Hoodies On, Hats Low” directed by and featuring Mr. Timberlake.
The last time Justin Timberlake was on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, he and Fallon (with the Roots) performed the ultra cool hip hop historical mashup known as the History of Rap. Timberlake returned to Fallon tonight to talk about his new movie Friends with Benefits. Which songs would he and Fallon perform for the sequel to the History of Rap? Watch below to find out:
Can you pack more starpower into an episode of Saturday Night Live than having Justin Timberlake host and Lady Gaga as your musical guest? Not only did Lady Gaga perform a mix of “The Edge of Glory” and “Judas”, she also appeared in a few sketches.
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Lady Gaga – “The Edge of Glory”/”Judas”
Lady Gaga – “Born This Way”
“What’s That Name?” w/Justin Timberlake, Bill Hader and Lady Gaga
Liquorville w/Justin Timberlake, Kristen Wiig and Lady Gaga
Digital Short w/Justin Timberlake, Andy Samberg and Lady Gaga
The Barry Gibb Talk Show w/Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake
Check out a medley of rap and hip hop songs performed by Jimmy Fallon, Justin Timberlake and The Roots. Check it out.
In one of the final clips from Sheryl Crow’s EPK series in support of her new record 100 Miles From Memphis, Sheryl gives fans a little bit of background on her soulful cover of Terence Trent D’Arby’s 1988 hit “Sign Your Name.” Be sure to watch the clip until the very end to catch a cameo from Justin Timberlake, who sings background vocals on the track To see all the clips from the 100 Miles series visit her artist page on Vevo.com.
OneRepublic took the stage for I Heart Radio and performed a cover of The White Stripes’ “Seven Nation Army.” Ryan Tedder and the rest of the guys threw in a twist when launching into Justin Timberlake’s “SexyBack” for the crowd full of fans.
Catch the band on tour this fall with Maroon 5 and visit OneRepublic.net for more info.
Sheryl Crow is set to release 100 Miles From Memphis on July 20th, and she has just revealed details about some of the collaborations on the album to Billboard.com. From guest appearances by the Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards to Justin Timberlake and Citizen Cope, the soulful seventh album from Crow promises a little something for everyone.
The article also discusses more about her recording process with co-producers Doyle Bramhall II and Justin Stanley, and the surprise closing cover of the Jackson 5′s “I Want You Back.”