Justin Randall Timberlake (stage identity equally) is an American singer, songwriter, actor, dancer and record producer.
He was born in Memphis, Tennessee, 1981 and in 1992 he was enlisted as a band member with the role of a lead vocalist in NSYNC, suffice to add, he was that lad in the group who proved his worth with grown-ups.
The group was successful, selling 11 million copies of their debut album in the first week of launch and 2.4 million copies of their second album.
And so by piecemeal, in the 1990’s he rose to fame using it’s platform and another which was the Mickey Mouse Club, a series he starred in it’s sixth season, after the series was abrogated,he then joined the NSYNC.
Justin Timberlakes net worth would become a subject when the NSYNC assumed status as defunct, giving him an opportunity to take on a solo career, which he went great guns with.
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How Justin Timberlake net worth was built
Timberlake is by a general yardstick, a successful recording artist.
He has five albums bearing singles in slew of numbers.
The first Justified (2002) and second Lovesounds (2006) both sold over 10 million copies and the second debuted number one at the U.S billboards 200.
After a break from music, where he swerved into acting, he went back to music in 2013 and released two albums making his albums four in total.
The albums were The 20/20 Experience and The 20/20 Experience – 2 of 2.
He would later release a fifth album in 2018 titled Man of the woods.
The break presumably served two purposes, being used for acting and going back to the drawing board for a Mega comeback, which was why The 20/20 Experience was the year’s best selling album in the US.
Justin Timberlake net worth smirked into a wide grin when this same album recorded the most number of sales in a week (968,000 copies sold)
He has also gone on World Music Tours across the globe performing in mammoth audiences. According to Forbes, between 2007 and 2008, he earned $44million from tours, music, performances and commercials.
In totality, the singer has sold over 32 million albums, 52 million singles globally and 70 million albums while with the NSYNC.
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One of the major sources to his net worth comes from his acting career. Asides from his first casting in Mickeymouse, he has starred in other films which includes; Friends With Benefit, Social Network, In time, Bad Teacher, Alpha Dog, Black Snake Man, Model Behavior and Southland Tales among others.
Endorsement and Business
Timberlake has been endorsed by some prime brands in the world which includes; Sony electronics, social media outfit MySpace, Givenchy, Audi A1, et al.
In business his doing very fine, in 2017, alongside Tigerwoods, he acquired a major stake in the Huriccane Junior Golf Tour.
He has a clothing line in partnership with a friend called William Trast.
He bought a golf course in his hometown in 2007, remodelled it for $16 million, renamed it and later sold it $500,000 in 2014.
Justin Timberlake Net Worth
According to Forbes, the singer’s net worth is valued at an estimated $230 million.