Justin Timberlake Uses Instagram to Announce ’20/20 Experience’ Part 2




Singer Justin Timberlake, who until this year hadn’t released new music since 2006, will release part two of his successful 20/20 Experience album on Sept. 30 — just six months after part one debuted

Timberlake made the unexpected announcement Sunday through photos posted on Instagram on Facebook. The picture on Instagram, which he joined on Grammy Sunday in February, quickly racked up nearly 50,000 views within the first hour it was uploaded.

The visual announcement continues Timberlake’s use of social sites to tease or release items related to his music career. It all began in January, when Timberlake posted a cryptic tweet on Twitter. The message teased his musical comeback. He also unleashed interactive art for The 20/20 Experience album on image-tagging startup Stipple’s website. And he used Myspace to promote the album’s lead single, “Suit & Tie.” (Note: Timberlake is an investor in Stipple and has ownership stake in Myspace.) Read more…

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