Jessica Biel could also be married to former NSYNC star Justin Timberlake, however she didn’t take heed to the boy band’s music on the peak of their fame.
On “The Tonight Present” Tuesday, the actress, now 37, stated that as a teen she most popular to take heed to musical theater soundtracks like “Lease” over pop music, earlier than host Jimmy Fallon shared a 1999 clip of Biel throwing shade at her husband’s outdated group.
“To be trustworthy, I don’t actually pay attention … I imply, I do know of them, of course, and I’ve heard of them, and I’ve heard the music, [but] I don’t actually assume I personal any of their CDs,” Biel is heard saying within the outdated interview. “I’m not a huge fan … however, I imply, cool, I suppose.”
That stated, she stated she wasn’t a fan of NSYNC’s rivals, the Backstreet Boys, both.
In the meantime, Biel nonetheless doesn’t know any NSYNC songs, and was reminded of that on a current journey to Italy when she was dared to sing one of the group’s tunes in its entirety.
“I couldn’t,” she stated. “I solely know three phrases: ‘Bye, bye, bye,’ which is, I suppose, one phrase thrice. However I wasn’t allowed to sing that. I needed to sing one thing else.”
Biel stated Timberlake “coached” her in order that she may full the problem, however she nonetheless had to take a look at the phrases on her cellphone, which she stated was “humiliating.”