Why SNL Is to Blame for Justin Timberlake Quitting Music

My favorite thing in the world was to make people sing — until I made people laugh. Then that became my favorite thing in the world. SNL gave me a place to do that, and all my experiences there have been tremendous. I think it made people notice me in a different way. When you have a sketch that catches fire or goes viral, people go, “Okay, I can see him doing other things besides music.”