Justin Timberlake and breakout star Lizzo are cooking up some warmth within the studio!
On Thursday, Timberlake, 38, shared a behind-the-scenes clip of himself within the studio with Lizzo, jamming out to what seems to be their new joint monitor.
“… @Lizzo flames, brb,” Timberlake captioned the clip, which exhibits him dancing as Lizzo, 31, excitedly waves her arms up and right down to the lyrics “Get back, get back” of the bouncy tune.
Timberlake didn’t elaborate on when the monitor can be launched or its title.
It’s been a fairly large 12 months for Lizzo, who launched her album Cuz I Love You in April.
The star has graced a a number of journal covers — together with Essence, Attract and Love — and surprised the viewers on the 2019 BET Awards in June with an epic efficiency of her hit “Truth Hurts.”
— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) August 15, 2019
Lizzo can also be set to carry out on the 2019 MTV VMAS, that are airing from New Jersey on August 26.
Whereas it’s secure to say the singer is on a roll, her street to success has been paved with challenges.
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In June, Lizzo revealed that two years in the past, she was prepared to surrender on her dream.
“It was a long road,” Lizzo beforehand advised PEOPLE of her profession.
Certainly, Lizzo (actual title: Melissa Jefferson) has been hustling to make a reputation for herself for 10 years.
Born in Detroit and raised in Houston (the place she educated to turn out to be a classical flutist), Lizzo moved to Minneapolis in 2011 to pursue music. She rapidly turned an area celeb within the metropolis’s hip-hop group — and was even a protégée of Minnesota native Prince, acting at Paisley Park and recording with the icon earlier than his loss of life.
Lizzo’s large break got here in 2016, when she signed a serious label cope with Atlantic Information. Practically a 12 months after releasing her acclaimed Coconut Oil EP, Lizzo dropped her rowdy breakup bop “Truth Hurts” in September 2017. However she was devastated by the preliminary response — or lack thereof.
“The day I released ‘Truth Hurts’ was probably one of the darkest days I’ve had ever in my career. I remember thinking, ‘If I quit music now, nobody would notice. This is my best song ever, and nobody cares,’” Lizzo recalled. “I was like, ‘F— it, I’m done.’ And a lot of people rallied; my producer, my publicist and my family, they were like, ‘Just keep going because this is the darkest before the dawn.’”
Positive sufficient, almost two years later, Lizzo scored her first High 10 hit with “Truth Hurts,” which at the moment sits at No. 6 on the Billboard Sizzling 100. The empowerment anthem garnered renewed consideration in April, when it appeared within the Netflix rom-com Somebody Nice starring Gina Rodriguez.
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“Who would have thunk?” Lizzo contemplated. “What a moment in a movie can do for an artist is crazy. I had everything else: the hard work, the good music, touring — but then there’s that extra-special magic that nobody really knows what it is that can really change your life.”
Added the star: “Now the song that made me want to quit is the song that everyone’s falling in love with me for, which is such a testament to journeys: Your darkest day turns into your brightest triumph.”