Who wants to bring baseball to Nashville, Tenn.? Justin Timberlake think it’s gonna be him.
The Tennessee native announced Wednesday that he’s joined a group called Music City Baseball that aims to create a professional MLB team in Nashville.
“I am thrilled to be involved in the movement to bring Major League Baseball to the great state of Tennessee,” Timberlake said in a statement to the Nashville Tennessean.
“I believe in Music City Baseball’s vision of linking baseball and music in a unique way to unite and entertain people and I am excited to help generate awareness throughout the community as we share our vision for bringing MLB to Music City,” adds the 39-year-old singer.