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Justin Timberlake Responds to 'Take Back The Night' Controversy

Justin Timberlake Responds to 'Take Back The Night' Controversy

Justin Timberlake and BFF Trace Ayala pose together while promoting their brand William Rast at The Bay on Tuesday (July 16) in Toronto, Canada.

Over the weekend, the 32-year-old entertainer was spotted performing with Jay-Z at the Yahoo! Wireless Festival in London, England.

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Justin recently talked about the controversy regarding his new single “Take Back The Night.”

“Upon the release of my new single, ‘Take Back The Night,’ I was made aware of an organization of the same name called The Take Back the Night Foundation. I wanted to take this opportunity to let all know that neither my song nor its lyrics have any association with the organization,” Justin said in a statement.

He added, “As I’ve learned more about The Take Back the Night Foundation, I’m moved by its efforts to stop violence against women, create safe communities and encourage respectful relationships for women — something we all should rally around. It is my hope that this coincidence will bring more awareness to this cause.”

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Credit: George Pimentel; Photos: Getty, PacificCoastNewsOnline
Posted to: Justin Timberlake, Trace Ayala

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