I had to put my best version of outrage on that I could put on. Part of it was surreal, right? Look, I think it was dumb to happen, and they knew the rules and were flirting with them, and my job is to enforce the rules, but, you know, really?
Rob Sheffield ranks all the Super Bowl halftime shows ever, from worst to best. Sexually suggestive dance moves courtesy of fellow halftime performers Nelly and Diddy also helped put prude viewers on edge before the Nipple-gate opened. Timberlake, red lace in his left hand, looks appalled as producers cut away to a distant long shot and firework display.
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Justin Timberlake37, will be heading back to the Super Bowl on Feb. On Feb. The camera cut away, and the lights went down.
Well, we can hardly either! And because Justin is returning to the big show inwe're taking it all the way back to and reliving the moment as it happened, picture by picture. Janet kicked off the performance, singing "Rhythm Nation" solo, before Justin joined her on stage with "Rock Your Body.
Who could ever forget that Janet Jackson is responsible for the phrase "wardrobe malfunction? Nearly 10 years ago, on Feb. As the pop star crooned, "Bet I'll have you naked by the end of this song," he reached over, grabbed a corner of Jackson's right breast cup and gave it a tug, exposing her boob.
Super Bowl XXXVIII — which was broadcast live on February 1, from HoustonTexas on the CBS television network in the United States — was noted for a controversial halftime show in which Janet Jackson 's breastadorned with a nipple shieldwas exposed by Justin Timberlake for about half a second, in what was later referred to as a " wardrobe malfunction ". Along with the rest of the halftime show, it led to an immediate crackdown and widespread debate on perceived indecency in broadcasting. The incident was ridiculed both within the United States and abroad with a number of commentators considering it a planned publicity stunt.
Fourteen years ago, Janet Jackson shocked the world by exposing her right breast to the world on Super Bowl Sunday. MTV produced the spot, was fined heavily, and never produced a halftime show again. Since that time, the Super Bowl Halftime Show has gotten more conservative, but in recent years they've been beginning to bring back younger talents who may or may not want to make a statement. It remains to be seen if Jackson will appear at this year's Super Bowl Halftime Show as Justin Timberlake, who exposed Jackson's breast that day, is performing this year.
News that Timberlake would return to perform at the Super Bowl halftime show prompted the hashtag JusticeForJanet. Many fans believe Jackson was punished unfairly over the incident, where she was reportedly uninvited from the Grammys and had her music videos blacklisted. Jackson and Timberlake both admitted they agreed on the costume reveal at the final rehearsal, but Timberlake admitted in a interview that he only took "10 per cent" of the blame.
From an exposed boob to the flash of something a little bit ruder than a boob, these celebs made Madonna's flash look tame ish. Competing against Angelina Jolie's leg for the most talked about body part at this year's Oscars is pretty impressive. Oh, and Tom Parker from The Wanted's girlfriend, who showed her bum in spectacular style this weekend. Want to watch Madge's mammaries in moving pictures okay, video?