Justin Timberlake for Brit Awards

Updated: 01 February 2013 17:58

It's been confirmed that Justin Timberlake will perform at this year's Brit Awards.

It's been confirmed that Justin Timberlake will perform at this year's Brit Awards.

It will mark the first Timberlake performance in the UK since 2007. He has previously performed at the awards in 2004, when he famously duetted with Kylie Minogue.

Brits Chairman David Joseph said: "Justin is an exceptional artist with global appeal and unrivalled successes.

"We are thrilled to add him to a stellar lineup that will celebrate an amazing year of music and make this one of the strongest Brit live shows to date."

Timberlake joins Robbie Williams, One Direction, Ben Howard and Emeli Sandé in the lineup of performers at the ceremony and Beyoncé is also tipped to perform.

The singer has also been confirmed to perform at the Grammy Awards on February 10. He will make his live comeback this weekend at a Super Bowl benefit show in New Orleans.