Timberlake buys property in Williamson County

Friday, June 26, 2015, Vol. 39, No. 26

NASHVILLE (AP) — A newspaper reports that pop music star and actor Justin Timberlake has purchased about 126 acres of land in Williamson County.

According to The Tennessean (http://tnne.ws/1IqCqUr), Timberlake paid $4 million for the land on Old Highway 96 in the Leiper's Fork community through an entity with his Los Angeles-based certified public accountant as the trustee.

The newspaper reports that preservationist Aubrey Preston was the seller. Preston is known for leading efforts to preserve the historic Studio A building on Nashville's Music Row.

Sonia Muckle, a spokeswoman for Timberlake, declined to comment to the newspaper.

Celebrities Tim McGraw and Faith Hill, Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman, Alan Jackson, Michael McDonald and Trisha Yearwood also own property in Williamson County.