The Great Comebacks of 2013

Hello again! From Twinkies to Timberlake, Smurfs to Superman, catch up with the people and things that successfully climbed back into the spotlight in 2013

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Updated: Monday Jul 15, 2013 | 06:00 AM EDT By: Nancy Mattia & Eloise Parker


Sure, he's kept busy with Saturday Night Live parodies, a fairytale wedding to Jessica Biel and a featured role in 2010's The Social Network, but the recording artist was sorely missing from the music scene since his 2006 CD FutureSex/LoveSounds. However, after releasing the chart-topping 20/20 Experience in March (and its follow-up in September), the President of Pop returned – and he received the award to prove it at the 2013 VMAs.