Video Music Awards Sex Up New York City
August 31, 2006

Fearsome duo Justin Timberlake and Cameron Diaz took the Big Apple by storm Wednesday night, getting ready to bring a sexy performance to this year's Video Music Awards.

JT kicks off MTV's event of the year Thursday night, and he promises big surprises. Super producer Timbaland will be on stage with Timberlake, but he's not blowing their top-secret surprise.

"Can't tell you," he revealed to "Extra." "You got to watch it."

Also slated to make a red-hot appearance is Rihanna, who showed off her brand new tattoos. "My best friend from Barbados is here, so we had to go do something crazy to remember," she explained.

From Kanye West and Jay-Z to the Wayans brothers and the Hilton sisters, the stars were party hopping all across the city Wednesday night.

Mariah Carey helped honor LA Reid and Babyface at the BMI Urban Awards, and we caught Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez leaving a pre-VMA bash.

But most of the buzz was about Justin Timberlake. His former ‘N Sync bandmate, Lance Bass, stepped out with his boyfriend to show their support. Former ‘N Syncer JC Chasez was on hand for support as well, and dished to us, "I'm rooting for him 1,000 percent."

Everybody from Ciara to Haylie Duff is waiting to see Justin do his thing.

"I love him," Haylie said. "‘SexyBack' is the ringer on my phone."

Catch the Video Music Awards to see the sexy performance yourself, Thursday night on MTV. 


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