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5 Things You Didn’t Know About Rapper Timbaland (VIDEO)

You might remember the producer-songwriter-rapper known as Timbaland thanks to his musical collaborations with a few A-list artists back in the mid-90’s and early ‘00s. For one, he brought "Sexy Back" with Justin Timberlake, and even got "Promiscuous" with Nelly Furtado.

Then again, how could you forget him? He ruled the radio with his hit singles — including "The Way I Are" with Keri Hilson, "Apologize" with One Republic, and "Give It To Me" featuring Justin and Nelly. But we’re certain there’s a few things you didn’t know about the now 42-year-old. In fact they might surprise you...

For starters, when Timbaland was just a teenager, he was a part of a group of young producers in Virginia that included the likes of Pharrell. We can only image what those two were like when they were just teens!

So yea, there’s a lot to know about Timbaland, and lucky for you, we’ve compiled the Top 5 must-know facts about him. They prove that this guy has everything from sick beats to big brains. Watch the video above to find out which tibits made it to the top of our list!