People are not pleased.
Justin Timberlake sat down for an interview with Beats 1 last week, where he discussed music, fatherhood, and touring.
On the subject of touring, interviewer Zane Lowe asked him if he would ever do a Vegas residency.
First, Justin said he wouldn’t rule it out.
Then he laughed and stuttered a bit…
…before issuing some serious (alleged) shade:
He also said the thought of a Vegas residency scares him.
The shade could be directed at a number of people, like Mariah Carey, Jennifer Lopez, Shania Twain, or Lady Gaga — who all have or will have Vegas residencies.
Jeff Bottari / Ethan Miller / Getty
Some people thought it was a collective shade:
But most people think he’s shading his ex-girlfriend, Britney Spears, who also has had a Vegas residency since 2016. People were not happy: