The Can’t Stop the Feeling! hitmaker will be joined by collaborator Ant Clemons to perform their new song Better Days, while rocker Jon Bon Jovi will also be taking the stage on 20 January.
Tom Hanks will serve as the host for the 90-minute event, called Celebrating America, which will be held in lieu of the traditional in-person festivities due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.
Discussing the upcoming U.S. special on breakfast show Today, Timberlake said: “It feels like the theme of 2021 is redemption, so I’m very excited… (I’m) incredibly excited, what an honour.”
A variety of other celebrities are also expected to take part with pre-recorded appearances as they help Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris kick off their historic first term in office.
The inauguration will mark the end of Donald’s Trump time in the White House.