Topic: Backstreet-Boys

Nice Shirt, Backstreet Boy AJ McLean

Nice Shirt, Backstreet Boy AJ McLean

Boy bands are back, as you know, but let’s give credit to the original, the trailblazer, the greatest of them all: the Bay City Rollers.

Anyway, here is what remains of the Backstreet Boys. They’re hanging out with one of the fetuses from One Direction. We couldn’t help but notice a few things–Nick Carter has lost some weight! Brian Litrell can only smile sweetly as he has no other expression; Howie Dorough is still zzzzzzz as fuck. More »

Crush Links: An Eye for an Eye, a Drug for a Drug

Crush Links: An Eye for an Eye, a Drug for a Drug

• Bummed that Bret Michaels‘ cruise got cancelled? You can dry your tears onboard the Backstreet Boys‘ boat, setting out this December! (The Frisky)

Anna Wintour gave Hugh Jackman‘s one-man show a standing ovation… which apparently makes him a shoo-in for Broadway. (Lainey Gossip)

• Now here’s a scary future: By the time celebrity offspring may want to run for office, their wacko names may not sound so weird anymore. (YourTango)

• You know how vaccines are made of the viruses they’re supposed to cure? Brooke Mueller is taking a drug called ibogaine to cure her heroin addiction. Wtf? (Hollywood Hiccups)

Kris Jenner celebrates Kim Kardashian‘s upcoming nuptials by getting a facelift. Oh, this world we live in. (Betty Confidential)

Hear A Sample of NKOTBSB’s New Single “Don’t Turn Out the Lights”

Hear A Sample of NKOTBSB's New Single "Don't Turn Out the Lights"

Earlier today, the first single from NKOTBSB — the superband of New Kids on the Block and the Backstreet Boys — appeared on YouTube, only to be quickly removed by Sony Music Entertainment because it was a leak not yet intended for release. The group’s first self-titled album drops on May 24, so expect to hear the song in its entirety in the next few weeks. In the meanwhile, we tracked down a sample from the Backstreet Boys cruise late last year. More »

Video: New Kids And Backstreet Boys Prove They Are Not Actually The Same Band

Video: New Kids And Backstreet Boys Prove They Are Not Actually The Same Band

Backstreet’s back. Why? Last night at the American Music Awards, The Backstreet Boys took the stage with fellow boy banders New Kids On The Block, proving once and for all that they are not in fact the same people.

Be forewarned. There are a lot of aging dudes in black leather to be seen in this video.

Check it out after the jump, and try to decipher which adult male is from which band. And also, why boy bands got a bad name to begin with. More »