"It was such a crazy time and the world was different, the music industry was different.
It was just a different time."Timberlake and Spears separated in March 2002 amid rumors that she cheated on him.
You know what, I don't think I could even bring that back." He then added, "I'm going to go out on a limb and say if it's worn properly, denim-on-denim could be [brought back]."The entertainer was then asked which celebrity he thinks would be able to revive the dated look, to which he quipped, "Not Donald Trump."As fans know, Timberlake and Spears, 34, arrived at the 2001 AMAs in matching head-to-toe denim outfits that have since been lauded as iconic.
Approximately two years into their relationship, the pop stars, who were both 19 at the time, walked the red carpet in the eye-catching jean ensembles.
Spears has since admitted that it was her idea to dress like her then-boyfriend Timberlake on the red carpet. She captioned the throwback photo: "I want a boyfriend that will wear jean on jean on jean with me."Same, girl.
Before he was telling her to Cry Me A River, he was close to tears himself.
Britney Spear's split from Justin Timberlake has been given the Lifetime treatment - along with the rest of her life.
In a new sneak peek of Britney Ever After released by People magazine, the pair call it quits on their celebrated pop music romance just minutes before appearing on stage.
It has long been rumoured that the now 36-year-old Justin dumped Britney after finding a love not from her choreographer Wade Robinson.