Topic: Justin Timberlake

Why Adidas's Samba Design Is Still Kicking It After 65 Years

The sneaker with three stripes and 35 million fans

Six years ago, a little-known U.K. film called Awaydays took a nostalgic walk back to the Thatcher-era world of "the casuals," a pack of working-class English adolescents who smoked, drank,…

Jimmy Fallon Reclaims the Late-Night Lead on Stephen Colbert's Second Night

Late Show drops to No. 2 in the demo and total viewers

It looks like Stephen Colbert's reign as the new late-night ratings king lasted just 24 hours. Order was restored on night two of the competition between Colbert's Late Show and The…

Justin Timberlake Plays a Lime Who Goes From Hero to Zero in This Hilarious Tequila Ad

Sauza 901 doesn't need him

Justin Timberlake is a chamelion of sorts, a former boy-bander turned solo pop star turned comedic actor turned serious actor. And he multitasks quite nicely—and hilariously—in this Sauza 901 tequila…

Horizon Inks $100 Million Deal With Clear Channel

Multiyear pact includes exclusive events, research, radio, out of home

Horizon Media has just inked a $100 million upfront deal—with a radio company? Well, yes and no. The media agency has just signed a multiyear, cross-platform pact with Clear Channel, best known…

Miley: Textbook Case of the Inevitable Teen Star Rebrand

Reaching for a more mature audience

Jimmy Fallon and the Roots join Cyrus for an a capella version of 'We Cant Stop.' Like it or not, Hannah Montana is dead and gone. For better or worse, fans…

Tumblr Went Toe-to-Toe With Twitter During VMAs, per Data Firm

Union Metrics' stats bode well for Marissa Mayer & Co.

Tumblr was nearly as busy as Twitter during MTV's Video Music Awards on Sunday when it came to the sheer number of content contributors, per Union Metrics, a company that offers analytics…

Rihanna Joins Budweiser, Takes Beer Giant's Music Pitch to 85 Countries

Songstress teams with Jay-Z for beer brand's global appeal

Apparently taking a cue from Coke's global music efforts, Budweiser today has announced a deal with Rihanna that entails a multifaceted initiative launching in 85 countries and builds on the…

Daily Show's Jason Jones Doesn't Follow Grandma on Foursquare

He brings the funny in new Holiday Inn Express campaign

Holiday Inn Express today launched a social media-heavy campaign that's anchored by the witticisms of comedic actor and Daily Show correspondent Jason Jones. While the 40-year-old has appeared in commercials…

Justin Timberlake Surprises Biggest Fans on Set in New Target Commercial

A fun prank this time, from Deutsch

Advertising has been obsessed lately with scaring the crap out of people. So here, for your Friday enjoyment, is a more benign prank. Target, which is the exclusive retail partner…