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Prince's Sister Vocalizes Support For Justin Timberlake's Controversial Halftime Show!

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Prince's sister was all about Justin Timberlake's Super Bowl tribute.

In case you missed it, the Filthy singer caused some controversy when he used Prince's image and voice during his halftime show. While many applauded the way Timberlake paid tribute to the late Minnesota native, others were not so impressed.

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And it appears that Prince's family is standing by Justin's performance decision as the deceased music icon's sister, Tyka Nelson, has said that she was pleasantly surprised by the show. In fact, she thoroughly enjoyed JT's take on I Would Die 4 U.

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Justin Timberlake Explains Decision To Honor Prince Amid Super Bowl Halftime Show Backlash

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Justin Timberlake says he honored Prince in the best way he knew how.

During the Super Bowl halftime show in the late music legend's hometown of Minneapolis on Sunday, the Man Of The Woods inserted a cover of I Would Die 4 U — along with a pre-recorded video of the late singer displayed on a projection screen — into the medley of his own hits.

While the tribute didn't include a hologram (which have been totally against Prince's wishes), people's feathers are still ruffled about whether Timberlake should have used his likeness at all.

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As a reminder, back in 1998, Prince had this to say about the use of virtual reality in performances:

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Justin Timberlake Super Bowl Halftime Show Spoilers: No Janet Jackson, No *NSYNC — But One BIG Surprise!

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Less than 48 hours until Justin Timberlake takes the field for his halftime performance at Super Bowl LII in Minneapolis on Sunday, and leaks are starting to come out about what, exactly, you can expect him to do with the time on national TV!

We've got some spoilers below, so if you'd rather be surprised by a BIG celeb addition, don't read on!!!

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But for those interested in getting a head start on halftime, here's what you can expect from Timberlake and pals during this year's halftime performance at the big game (below):

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Quincy Jones Puts Taylor Swift's Music On Blast — Says We Need 'Fucking Songs, Not Hooks'!

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Quincy Jones is a music industry legend, so it's surprising to learn his stance on Taylor Swift.

For a lengthy interview with GQ, the iconic producer named dropped the MANY celebrities he's come into contact with over the years. Here's a few to make your jaw drop on the floor — Michael Jackson, Prince, Nelson Mandela, etc.

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Thus, when he was asked to praise current artists in Tinseltown, Rashida Jones' father was quick to praise Kendrick Lamar, Bruno Mars, Drake, Mary J. Blige, Common, Jennifer Hudson, and Ludacris. Despite being one of the industry's biggest chart toppers, Miz Swift was noticeably absent from the list.

When asked about the 28-year-old pop star, interviewer Chris Heath claims Jones gave a look "somewhere between disapproval and disdain." Quincy then elaborated:

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'Mind-Blowing' Unreleased Prince Music Is 'Coming Soon' According To His Estate Adviser!

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Get ready for some new music from Prince!!

There is "previously unreleased Prince music" out there, and according to his estate adviser Troy Carter, that music is "coming soon" to the public — meaning we are about to get something INCREDIBLE from a legendary artist!

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Rumors have persisted for well over a year that this may be the case, and that there may be a LOT of unreleased music out there, but now we are learning that Carter believes it's a "mind-blowing" amount of music that apparently will soon be publicly available.

In full, Carter said (below):

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Barack Obama Talks Dad-Dancing With Prince In First Clip Of His Netflix Interview With David Letterman!

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David Letterman is coming back with a whole new talk show called My Next Guest Needs No Introduction on Netflix, and his first guest is another recent retiree — President Barack Obama!

The first clip of the brand-new interview with the 44th POTUS reminds you just what it looks like to have a family man in the Oval Office.

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Barack tells the story of dancing during a Prince performance while trying desperately not to embarrass daughter Sasha, who he calls "an excellent dancer."

See his big tip for dads trying to bust a move (below):

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