Another day, another component in the
Around the same time Tuesday night that The CW was airing a one-hour special memorably titled "Target Presents the iHeartRadio Album Release Party with Justin Timberlake," Vevo premiered the music video for "Mirrors," the second single from "The 20/20 Experience."
Timberlake's third solo album -- which marks his return to music following a six-year break -- arrived in stores Tuesday, though it had been available to stream on
Oh, and before that he did
Wait, where were we? Oh, right -- the new music video.
Unlike the clip for "Suit & Tie," in which Timberlake took center stage, the "Mirrors" video doesn't focus on the singer, at least until six minutes in, when he pulls off a sweet dance routine inside what looks like a dressing room at Nordstrom.
The rest of the video reenacts various dramatic episodes in the lives of an elderly couple evidently inspired by Timberlake's grandparents, to whom "Mirrors" is dedicated. ("For William and Sadie," a title card reads.) Directed by Floria Sigismondi, who recently paired
Watch "Mirrors" below.
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