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Justin Timberlake's swoopy new hairdo in 'Mirrors' (YouTube)
So you know how Justin Timberlake
's hair has been all David Beckham
lately, with baby pompadours and swanky side parts? And it just happened out of nowhere
— much like our sudden undying love for, ahem, a certain boy band way back when?
Well, thanks to a new hard-hitting report
in the New York Times
, we finally have some insight as to what's been going on inside (and, more specifically, on top of
) that hunky head of JT's.
We'll start you off with a few hints.Hint #1:
prefers his current swag-tastic style over, say, this look...(Photo by Getty)Hint #2:
That someone is not
this girl.(Photo by Getty)
Give up? Props for Justin Timberlake
's new 'do can be directed to...(Photo by Getty)Tom Ford
“I happen to like the hair straighter,” said
of the singer's naturally curly locks.
“These kids grew up in a generation of baggy shorts and baggy athletic clothes, and now they want some kind of little formal touch to something
,” he continued. “They want the glamour of suits and ties.”
So there you have it. Tom Ford: the man behind JT's suits, ties, and
coif. It all makes sense now.
See more photos of Justin Timberlake
's extreme style evolution here: