'N Sync's 'Pop' Descends On Radio Next Week
"Pop," the first single from boy band 'N Sync's forthcoming Jive album, "Celebrity," will be available on Tuesday (May 15) to U.S. radio stations via satellite. Co-written by the group's Justin Timber"Pop," the first single from boy band 'N Sync's forthcoming Jive album, "Celebrity," will be available on Tuesday (May 15) to U.S. radio stations via satellite. Co-written by the group's Justin Timberlake with Wade Robson, the track was produced by the duo with BT.
MTV will preview the video for the track May 10 during "Total Request Live," and then on May 28, debut the clip on the network's behind-the-scenes show "Making the Video." MTV also has an 'N Sync weekend planned for July 21-22.
Due out July 24, "Celebrity" is the follow-up to the band's 2000 album "No Strings Attached." That set has been certified by the Recording Industry Association of America for U.S. shipments of 10 million copies, earning the group a diamond award from the organization.
As previously reported, 'N Sync will kick off a stadium tour in advance of the new album's release. The run is due to start May 23 at the Alltel Stadium in Jacksonville, Fla., and wrap Aug. 24 at the Mississippi Veterans Memorial Stadium in Jackson.
Throughout the tour, the group -- Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone, Chris Kirkpatrick, and Timberlake -- will perform "Pop" on several television shows. First up is a June 5 visit to the syndicated "Rosie O'Donnell Show," then a July 23 stop at NBC's "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno," and an Aug. 20 appearance on NBC's "The Today Show."