Justin Timberlake - Justin Timberlake's Marathon Recording Sessions

0
0
Subscribe to Justin Timberlake alerts

Justin Timberlake spends "14 hours" at a time in the recording studio.

The singer-and-actor penned some tracks with British star Jessie J and the 'Do It Like a Dude' hitmaker was astonished by his work ethic.

She said: "When he's in the studio, he is in the studio. We would literally spend 14 hours in there and not leave.

"I would be like, 'Where is the toilet please?' I'm going to wet myself."

Justin discovered Jessie after witnessing some of her teenage performances on YouTube and she was overwhelmed by the praise he heaped on her.

She recalled to Glamour magazine: "Justin sat me down and said, 'You have the most incredible voice I've ever heard.'

"When someone likes that says it to you, you want to do one of those dance moves and sing, 'Love and sex and magic.' "

Jessie originally got signed to Sony in the US as a songwriter, and accepted The Deal unsure if she had a future as a performer in her own right following a series of knockbacks.

She said: "I went round the UK and tried to get signed, and at the time it was like the bombardment of women - VV Brown, Gabriella Cilmi, Cheryl Cole, Adele, Duffy. Everyone was going, 'We're not going to buy into another girl now.'

"I got signed as a writer by Sony, so I flew to the US and went, 'Maybe I'm not an artist.' I knew at the back of my mind that I was, but sometimes you need someone to go, 'Come on!' "


Contactmusic

Tags: Justin Timberlake - Adele - Cheryl Cole - Duffy - Gabriella Cilmi - Jessie J - Sony - The Deal - V V Brown

0
0
Subscribe to Justin Timberlake alerts
Advertisement

More Justin Timberlake

Cameron Diaz Engaged To Benji Madden After 7 Month Courtship, Sources Claim

Cameron Diaz is reportedly engaged to Benji Madden.Sources claim Cameron Diaz is enaged to Benji Madden.Read More: Cameron Diaz Says She "Will Try Anything Once"...

Has Joey Fatone Just Confirmed The Justin Timberlake And Jessica Biel Baby Rumours?

It’s been weeks since the rumours that Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel were expecting their first child together appeared and we’ve still got no confirmation...

Jessica Biel And Justin Timberlake Reportedly Expecting First Child Together

Congratulations are in order for actress Jessica Biel and husband Justin Timberlake, as US Weekly has reported that the couple are expecting their first child...

Six Of The Worst Grammatically Incorrect Song Lyrics

Everybody loves a good pop song, but sometimes you can’t help but cringe when the lyrics are just bad beyond comprehension. Pop obviously isn't...

Advertisement

Celebrities Take Part In The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge [Photos]

It’s not just you and your friends getting nominated to take the ALS awareness ice bucket challenge; celebs from lists A-Z are getting involved, and...

Nice Guy Justin Timberlake Strikes Again: How A Stadium Sang "Happy Birthday" To An 8-Year-Old Boy

Justin Timberlake just proved – yet again – what a cool guy he is. After all, it’s not every day that a performer will interrupt...

Justin Timberlake Stops Sold-Out Concert To Sing 'Happy Birthday' To 8 Year-Old Fan

Justin Timberlake knows how to treat his fans right, the 33 year-old singer was recently playing in front of a sold-out crowd at San Jose,...

Walking In Memphis! Check Out The History Of This Tennessee City From Budweiser Made in America

Budweiser Made in America is getting closer all the time as we explore the nation's most musically cultured cities. Now we hit Memphis, whose famous...

Advertisement

Comments

Justin Timberlake Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Justin Timberlake

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All