Last weekend, rumours erupted across the web that Justin Timberlake would release a second instalment of his The 20/20 Experience album later this year. Now, the man himself has confirmed the news and launched his fans into a state of glee – the emotion, not the show.
“I gotta clear a rumor up: this whole thing about this being the first half of thealbum is true,” Timberlake noted will speaking to Ryan Seacrest regarding the rampant speculation started by ?uestlove, who hinted that a second The 20/20 Experience album will drop in November. The set will reportedly include ten tracks.
Part one of The 20/20 Experience was released in the US today. Early estimates by industry pundits boast that the record will sell north of 500K copies in its first week. Watch the video for the lead single, “Suit & Tie”, below: