Timbaland Delves Into The Secrets For A Successful Career
On Complex’s Blueprint series, successful people in the music business detail their careers from the very beginning and explain the important steps in getting them to where they are today. The latest guest for the program was Timbaland, who has been very transparent recently about his struggles with addiction, leading him to fall of from him super successful career.
Over the course of his stories career, Timbaland produced a number of important and popular songs for artists including Missy Elliott, Ginuwine, Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake. With that fame came delusion and addiction, which trumped his extreme talent. Now, he speaks on being sober and revitalized, saying he has fallen in love with the art form again. Timb explains that he’s set his sights on a new goal: create a classic that will mark the next chapter in his career, just as Quincy Jones did with Thriller.