Justin Timberlake is back with a new single and video called “Selfish,” the first taste of his upcoming album “Everything I Thought It Was,” due out March 15th.
The midtempo ballad is a soulful throwback to Timberlake’s earlier work, with lyrics about the complexities of love and desire. The accompanying video, directed by Bradley J. Calder, is a raw and honest look at the creative process, interspliced with performance shots of Timberlake in both casual and dressed-up attire.
“Selfish” has been met with positive reviews, with critics praising its catchy melody and Timberlake’s smooth vocals. The song is already climbing the charts, and it’s sure to be a major hit for the pop star.
Here are some of the things that people are saying about “Selfish”:
- “A classic Timberlake bop that will have you singing along in no time.” – Rolling Stone
- “A vulnerable and introspective look at love, with a killer groove.” – Pitchfork
- “Timberlake is back in top form with this infectious new single.” – Billboard
Fans are also excited about the new album, which will be Timberlake’s first since 2018’s “Man of the Woods.” “Everything I Thought It Was” is said to be a more personal and reflective album than Timberlake’s previous work, and it’s sure to be eagerly awaited by his fans.
In addition to releasing new music, Timberlake is also set to host and perform on “Saturday Night Live” this weekend. It’s sure to be a big week for the pop star, and we can’t wait to see what he does next.