Super-Producer Timbaland: "Big-Headed" Britney Blew Chance To Work With Justin Timberlake

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Shaheem Reid MTV

Say what you will about the outcome, Britney Spears' VMA performance was one of the most-anticipated ones in years. But think how much bigger it would have been had it been billed as Spears taking the stage with former flame Justin Timberlake to perform together. Huge, right? Well, Timbaland -- who claims to have nearly collaborated with the singer in the past -- says Brit has quashed any chance of a JT collabo taking place anytime soon.

The super-producer told MTV News during VMA weekend that a prospective team-up between the two would be "the best thing that ever happened" and would "help her out a whole lot." But he then dismissed the possibility, saying in so many words that Brit has become big-headed and had dissed him and Justin. "It'll never happen. Nah. It could've, but it won't."

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