*NSYNC Timeline – December 2003
01 – Tickets for Justin’s club show on December 7 go on sale
01 – JC invited to the Last Samurai premiere
01-03 – Justin performs in Birmingham, NIA Arena, UK
02 – JC attends The Simple Life premiere party in LA
03 – JC performs at Spreckels Theater, San Diego
04 – JC performs at HOB Anaheim
04 – Lance attends the Playboy 50th Anniversary party
04 – Grammy nominations announced: Justin received five nominations: Album Of The Year, Record Of The year, Best Pop Vocal Album, Best Pop Male Vocal Performance, and Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
05 – Justin appears on his third Rolling Stone cover of the year
05ish – People magazine has a short mention about Lance selling his Orlando home and moving to his newly purchased home in Beverly Hills
05 – Justin briefly visits the children’s ward of a London hospital
05-08 – Justin performs in London, Earls Court, UK
05 – Justin was photographed leaving 57 Jermyn Street in St. James in London.
05 – Justin photographed leaving the Prive Club in Mayfair, London
05 – JC and Lance interviewed backstage at the KIIS Jingle Ball, Staples Center, LA
05 – JC performs at HOB Los Angeles. In attendance: Lance, Howie, Lynn Harless, Ben Affleck
06 – Chris attends the Florida Democratic Party convention, Orlando. Introduction and thanks from John Kerry
06 – The Daily Star reports Justin spent an hour in the Knightsbridge Harrods store on Saturday, leaving his minders to carry the bundles of bags. The shop was opened especially for him – and his 80 friends. Amongst his purchases were a Mercedes remote control car, computer equipment and jewelry for him and his girlfriend Cameron Diaz.
06 – Joey signs copies of ‘The Reel Nsync’ at Planet Hollywood, Times Square, NYC
06 – Chris spotted at Democratic fund raiser dinner at Disney’s Coronado Springs resort, Orlando
06 – JC performs at KIIS-FM’s Kissmas Snowball, Fillmore Auditorium, Denver, CO
07 – Justin does a club show at the Coronet, in London
07 – Justin hosts ABC’s ‘The Thrill of Victory 2003: ABC Sports Year in Review.’?
07 – Lance is a celebrity blackjack dealer at “Luck of the Paw” Casino Night and Silent Auction, The Victorian, in Santa Monica, 5-10 p.m. (Still thinks his new dogs are Australian shepherds, but finds out soon after that they are beagles, as he knew by the taping of the Sharon Osborne show, which would have been no later than the 11th.)
07 – First broadcast of Playboy’s 50th Anniversary Celebration on A&E. Joey performs, or rather, Joey sings “Celebration”. Lance was also in attendance, as was Jess(i)e
07 – Joey does his usual Sunday night Joe, Joe & Kid Show on the radio?
08 – JC performs at the KDWB Jingle Ball, Minneapolis, Target Center
09 – Spotted at Tabu (MGM Grand) JC, as well as Nick Carter and AJ McLean
10 – Rolling Stone dubs Justin the New King Of Pop in their current issue
10 – JC presents at the Billboard Awards in Las Vegas
11 – Christmas episode of the Sharon Osborne Show scheduled to air, with JC as one of the guests, helping read ‘The Night Before Christmas’
11 – JC performs at the KISS-FM “Merry Kissmas” show at Jillian’s, Cincinnati
10-12 – Justin performs in Manchester, MEN Arena, UK
12 – The Sun reports the Selfridges store in Manchester opened up specially for Justin and Cameron after Justin’s concert. “Justin spent ages looking at trainers (shoes),” an onlooker remarked. “He bought dozens of pairs. Cameron and Justin didn’t want to be mobbed by fans so they got the whole store to themselves. They looked totally at ease with each other, laughing and joking all the time.”
12 – Justin, Cameron and about 30 tour dancers and crew members headed off to the Sugar Lounge, where they celebrated until 430 am. Justin took over the dj booth. He danced with Cameron
12 – Lance hosts Sharon Osborne’s show. Shows off all three dogs: Jackson, Dingo & Foster. Jesse in audience.
12 – JC appears on TRL, premiers Some Girls video
13 – Cingular Wireless sponsored JC meet-and-greet, Cingular Wireless Perimeter Point store, 1155 Mt. Vernon Hwy, Atlanta, 12-1 p.m.
13 – JC performs at Q100′s Frosty The Showman, The Tabernacle, Atlanta, GA
13 (or 14?) – JC (and Chris?) at Vision nightclub, Miami
14 – JC scheduled to appear at the Steve Madden store, Miami 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
14 – JC performs at Y100′s Jingle Ball, Miami, Office Depot Center
14-15 – Justin performs in Sheffield, Sheffield Arena, UK
15 – Tickets for Justin’s Dublin club show sell out in 40 seconds
16 – Justin’s “Live From London” DVD released
16 – JC appears at Kissmas Koncert 4, Palace Theatre, Cleveland
16 – Lance was on hand for L.A. Models, Exclusive Artists Management and L.A. Talent Host Holiday Bash at White Lotus in Hollywood, California.
17 – JC performs in Hartford, CT, at KIIS 95.7′s Frosty the Show, Man! Concert
17-18 – Justin performs in Belfast, Odyssey Arena
18 – JC phoned in an interview to WBLI in Long Island, talking about his album and club tour
18 – Joey and Howie are interviewed via phone on JoJo’s show
19 – JC performs at Irving Plaza, NYC
20 – Justin helped perform a ground breaking for a Ronald McDonald House at Our Lady’s Hospital for Sick Children, in Dublin
20 – JC performs at Avalon Ballroom, Boston
20-21 – Justin performs in Dublin, at the Point Theatre
20 – Justin does a club show at Vicar Street, Dublin
22 – JC photographed leaving a Sunset restaurant after lunch?
25 – The Las Vegas Review Journal reports Justin placed an order with The Jewelers of Las Vegas for six diamond-encrusted watches for his security team for Christmas.
25 – Lance appears in a (pre-taped) segment on Epcot’s new Mission: SPACE attraction during the Walt Disney World Christmas Day Parade on ABC
25 – Justin’s first appearance as a “special correspondent” for ABC Sports?
27 – Justin and Cameron photographed shopping in Memphis
27 – JC photographed at Snow at Pearl Nightclub and Mynt, Miami Beach, Florida
28 – Joey does his usual Sunday night Joe, Joe & Kid Show on the radio?
28 – Lance at Spider Club, LA
29 – Ratethemusic.com reports that Justin is going to be writing his autobiography
29 – Star Magazine reports that Paris Hilton has become part owner in Justin’s restaurant, Chi
29 – Justin and Cameron photographed snowboarding in Vail, Colorado
29 – JC photographed at Noah Tepperberg party at Mynt, Miami Beach, Florida
30 – Chris and JC photographed at Mynt
31 – JC attends a NYE party at the Sky Bar at the Shore Club, Miami Beach, Florida. Rob Boldt also attended
31 – JC attends a “private” NYE party at The Delano, Miami Beach, Florida. Rufus Wainwright also attended
31 – Chris attends Jessica Simpson & Nick Lachey’s NYE part at Opium Garden, Miami Beach, Florida
31 – Chris and JC attend a NYE party at Privé, Miami Beach, Florida