*NSYNC Timeline – May 2002
Brianna’s 1st birthday
PSAs featuring ‘NSYNC’s Justin Timberlake, Alicia Keys, Nelly, Eve and Destiny’s Child can be viewed at the official Web site for the YouthAIDS organization (www.youthaids.org). In the clips, the performers encourage young people to take measures to prevent the spread of HIV.
Chris, Ron I. and company spend time with Good Charlotte in MD
01 – Justin’s solo record deal finalized
02 – Eminem on TRL, on why CK singled out in new single “Without Me”: because Kirkpatrick was the only boy band member who had the guts to say something back to him, after the rapper attacked the group and boy bands in general on his last album
03 – JC, Chris, and Joey attend the annual Barnstable-Brown Derby Eve Gala party in Louisville
03 – Nsync appear on American Bandstand’s 50th Celebration
04 – Chris, JC and Joey at Kentucky Derby with P. Diddy.
04 – Lance’s 23rd birthday
08 – Justin goes to Virginia Beach to start recording his solo album
09 – Justin starts recording with the Neptunes
09 – Chris and Joey reportedly in San Diego area for golf tournament
10 – Justin spotted in Virginia Beach area, recording with The Neptunes
13 – Nsync appear on TV Guide’s 50 Best Shows, and sing the Sesame Street theme song
13 – Lance reportedly on the way to Russia
16 – Lance’s publicist announced Lance recently underwent an outpatient “surgical procedure” to correct an irregular heartbeat. The procedure was performed several weeks ago in Boston in order for the singer to be able to pass the intensive training required to become the world’s first pop singer to take a Russian Soyuz rocket to the International Space Station. The surgery was an outpatient procedure and Bass is doing well. The singer’s heart condition was “not even remotely life-threatening,” Bass’ publicist told Reuters. “It’s something he had wanted to correct for a long time, but being that he’s planning to go into space, it prompted him to move it up a bit.” Bass “got in and got it done on the same day as he wants to be in perfect condition for the rest of the tests,” his publicist told SPACE.com.
16 – Joey appeared on TRL, wearing LIP*SYNC / Star Wars shirt
17 – The man who insists he invented the remix, P. Diddy, is working on new material with Justin Timberlake. Diddy’s production partner Mario Winans said their team has fashioned an uptempo Justin solo track that will burn the dancefloors. South Carolina
20 – Ron and Chris in Virginia Beach, visiting with Neptunes in their studio
23 – Stu Bykofsky of the Philadelphia Daily News reports Nsync star Justin Timberlake has been in Philly on his hush-hush solo project. Ken Sunshine, Justin’s new publicist, beamed and confirmed the recording project but was mum on details. Did a photoshoot at 3rd & Race, and stayed at the Park Hyatt at the Bellevue. Justin also was working on keeping himself in shape while in town working out at the Sporting Club, with a huge bodyguard standing nearby.
24 – Lance supposed to meet President Bush at the Embassy in Moscow?
25 – Lance’s medical tests have been postponed for a week because he has a cold.
24 – Justin at Game 3 of the Western Conference finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Sacramento Kings in Los Angeles.
25 – Evelyn McDonnell of the Miami Herald revealed Janet Jackson was spotted rubbing against Nsync’s Joey Fatone on the dance floor at Billboardlive on Saturday.
26 – Justin spotted at Lakers/Kings play-off game at Staples Center, LA. JC and Wade also reportedly seen
26 – JC spotted at a party at the Indy 500. Rumor has it he brought his own dj? (Yes, I know he can’t be in two places at once. Conflicting rumors…)
28 – Lance completed his medical tests on Tuesday in Moscow
28 – JC spotted at the Circle Center Mall, Indianapolis, shopping at the Sunglass Hut
29 – JC and Chris scheduled as some of the celebrity hosts Fox TV special “Summer Music Mania,” taped at Mohegan Sun Arena, Hartford, CT. Joey was scheduled to do this, but was replaced by Chris at the last minute-ish
30 – Justin starts recording with Brian McKnight
31 – Lance cleared medically for space flight, he announced at a press conference help at 6 p.m. at the Savoy hotel (Rozhdestvenks St., 3, in Moscow) at the Winter Garden conference (center?)
31 – Joey does radio interview on Miami station Y100. He called in from Orlando because he’s doing some construction at his house there, and spending time with Brianna. He discussed MBFGW, his new movie “The Cooler” and the hiatus.
31 – Justin attends the NBA playoff game between the L.A. Lakers and the Sacramento Kings at the Staples Center.