The long wait is almost over. A day after Justin Timberlake made the Timbernation shudder with joy by announcing that his fifth solo album, Man Of The Woods, would drop on Feb. 2, the singer gave them even more to celebrate on Wednesday (Jan. 3). Yes, you will have some new Timbertunes as of Friday (Jan. 5), when the album's first single and video, "Filthy," will be released.
The song, co-produced by Timberlake and his longtime partner in crime Timbaland (as well as Danja), was written with James Fauntleroy and Larrance Dopson. According to a press release announcing the single, the "colorful, futuristic" video was directed by the legendary Mark Romanek (Nine In Nails, Johnny Cash, JAY-Z) is described as being "dance heavy," with Timberlake acting as a "modern day inventor presenting his latest creation to the world."