The "Filthy" star also mentioned to DeGeneres that he sent her a special signal during the performance, "You told me to rub my belly in a sexual way, which is counterintuitive to me, but I feel like i worked it in there". "It's nice to meet you finally", Timberlake said on the phone with McKenna, as the seventh-grader started tearing up.
The singer then explained how the memorable moment came about, saying that McKenna stole the show.
But the phone call wasn't the only surprise: the Man of the Woods singer had something else in store.
"Because all of this has happened, I thought to myself, I really want to meet you properly", Timberlake said. "I'm going to be coming to TD Garden on tour to play in Boston".
Timberlake then invited McKenna and his family to the MA date of his Man Of The Woods tour, which kicks off next month.
Justin Timberlake's Selfie Kid Breaks Down In Tears After Epic Surprise From Singer On 'Ellen'
DeGeneres also presented McKenna with a New England Patriots VIP experience, courtesy of the National Football League, including tickets to a home game next season and four pre-game field passes.
Justin Timberlake reduced "SelfieKid" to tears with a surprise phone call during his interview on The Ellen DeGeneres Show.
"Oh, my God. I can't believe this", the teenager said. "Just to go to the Super Bowl is a dream come true".
"The lady told us we were in a good section", he said.
The teen was a few rows behind Timberlake when he appeared in the section, but that didn't stop McKenna from trying to stand with him.
The 13-year-old also described to Ellen how he was able to get the selfie seen around the world by elbowing people.
U.S. flu outbreak worsens, likely to linger for weeks: CDC
Another 2,349 New Yorkers with the flu were hospitalized, the highest weekly number since the state began keeping records in 2004. Children, the elderly, pregnant women and people whose immune systems are compromised are especially susceptible to the flu.
Bermuda first country ever to repeal same-sex marriage
Bermuda has become the first country in the world to legalise and then repeal legislation allowing same-sex couples to marry. The repeal provoked a strong reaction from the small homosexual community in Bermuda and a number of human rights activists.
National Pizza Day: Where to get the best deals
These pizzas include specials like their La Patrona and La Choriquezo, which are loaded with Chorizo sausage and fresh mozzarella. And like other made-up food holidays, it's a day for freebies, specials and a chance to save some dough - on dough.
White House Refutes Report Kelly Offered to Resign
Porter, who resigned on Wednesday , denies all of the allegations that he engaged in years of physical and verbal abuse. Kelly's arrival in his new post on Monday could signal a new stability at the White House, but only if Mr.
Apple's confidential iBoot source code leaked online
Now that it gathered attention, Apple filed a copyright takedown request to Github , forcing the site to take down the code. It also verifies that a legit build of iOS exists and it starts up the software when the iThing is turned on or rebooted.
Unemployment rate in Medicine Hat rises in January
The London area jobless rate jumped from 6.2 per cent to 6.5 per cent in January as more people surged back into the job market. For example, the previous two labour surveys shocked markets when they showed employers added a total of 160,000 new positions.