Timberlake plays new songs

London - Justin Timberlake was joined on stage by Jay-Z at his first concert in five years.

The 32-year-old singer performed his new hit Suit & Tie with the rapper, as well as other new material including Pusher Love Girl and That Girl from his upcoming third album at a pre-Super Bowl charity event in New Orleans on Saturday night.

Justin Timberlake. Credit: Associated Press

A source told the that the six-time Grammy Award winner's new material from The 20/20 Experience, which will be released next month, was well received by the star-studded invite-only audience, which included Paul McCartney and his third wife, Nancy Shevell, Twilight Saga star Peter Facinelli, Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara, Nashville star Hayden Panettiere and David Arquette.

The Like I Love You singer will take the stage again on February 10 when he performs at the 2013 Grammy Awards and will perform his first official comeback concert at the Hollywood Palladium later that night, tickets for which sold out in a matter of minutes.

The Friends with Benefits actor - who married his girlfriend of four years Jessica Biel in Italy in October - enjoyed his first performance, which helped to benefit the Shriners Hospitals For Children and was hosted by cable company DirectTV at the DTV Superfan Stadium. - Bang Showbiz