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Rare Gem: Justin Timberlake – Girlfriend (*NSYNC Demo)

Before Justin Timberlake went solo and linked up with The Neptunes for his debut album “Justified”, he actually worked with Pharrell and Chad on the song “Girlfriend” for his group *NSYNC. The record with the help of Nelly became a…

New Music: Justin Timberlake – Man Of The Woods (Album Stream)

The wait is over! Superstar Justin Timberlake is back with his new album “Man Of The Woods”. On this project, JT links back up with his main collaborators Timbaland, Danja and The Neptunes to create a project that is influenced…

New Video: Justin Timberlake – Supplies (Produced by The Neptunes)

Justin Timberlake continues to carve out his own lane with the futuristic sounding new single “Supplies”. The song is unexpectedly unlike anything you’re hearing at radio right now, and Timberlake has made a name for himself by making that a…

Rare Gem: Usher – Only One (featuring Pharrell) (Produced by The Neptunes)

With his third album “8701”, Usher took his superstardom to the next level. He’d already established himself as one of r&b’s elite with his 8X platinum sophomore album “My Way, but “8701” was arguably his best release. Yes, there are…

Rare Gem: Natasha Ramos “Deeper” Featuring Robin Thicke (Ashanti Demo) (Produced by The Neptunes)

While part of his production duo The Neptunes, Pharrell had his hand in signing a good amount of artists to his Star Trak label. Some of the artists we’ve become well acquainted with over the years, yet others never seemed…

Tammy Lucas Interview – Working Under Teddy Riley, Collaborating With Pharrell & Writing For Michael Jackson

Tammy Lucas isn’t a name that R&B fans will recognize right away, but you’ll soon understand her importance to music once you start connecting the dots on the people that she’s collaborated with over the years. With names like Teddy…

Rare Gem: Beenie Man “Feel It Girl” featuring Joe (Produced by The Neptunes)

When reggae singer Beenie Man hooked up with star production duo The Neptunes for the first time, they came away with the huge hit “Girls Dem Sugar” featuring Mya. They hooked up and went back to the same formula a…

Rare Gem: Usher “What’s A Guy Gotta Do” (Produced by The Neptunes)

“What’s a Guy Gotta Do” is a currently unreleased song by Usher that was produced by The Neptunes. As the story goes, the song was originally written during the sessions The Neptunes had with Justin Timberlake for his debut album…

Rare Gem: Latrelle “Nothin Else” (Justin Timberlake Demo) (Produced by The Neptunes)

When Justin Timberlake released his debut solo album “Justified” in 2002, the production team of Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, aka The Neptunes, played a huge role. They produced seven of the albums 13 songs, including the singles “Like I…

The Best Pharrell / The Neptunes Produced R&B Songs That You May Have Overlooked

When the production team The Neptunes emerged in the late 90’s and going strong into the early 2000’s, they changed r&b, and music for that matter, in profound ways. By dominating the radio by churning out smash hit after smash…