Justin Timberlake has released his first single in six years, "Suit & Tie," featuring rapper Jay-Z, and it is expected to sell 400,000 copies by the end of the week.

That would make this the best week Timberlake has had in regards to digital sales as a solo artist.

The 5 1/2-minute song, which has an old-school vibe, is Timberlake's first single since the singer released his second studio album in 2006 called "FutureSex/Love Sounds."

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FMQB reports that the single will be the greatest digital debut since the hit single “We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together” was released by Taylor Swift last October.

"Suit & Tie" is No. 1 on iTunes charts in both the UK and America.

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Timberlake confirmed on Thursday that he is getting ready to release a new album as early as this year called 'The 20/20 Experience." It would be his third studio album in 10 years.

In a new video posted on his official website, Timberlake addressed why he has only put out two solo albums in the last 10 years -- "Justified" in 2002, which won the Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album, and "FutureSex/LoveSounds" in 2006. That album received several Grammy Award nominations, including Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album.

He has said that he is not in a rush to come out with music if it not his best possible work.

"I don't want to put anything out that I feel like is something I don't love. You just don't get that every day. You have to wait for it," Timberlake said in the video clip.