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Boy Bands

Proof That 5 Seconds Of Summer Are The Ultimate Employees Of The Month

The Huffington Post | Hadley Walsh | Posted 07.28.2014 | Teen

5 Seconds of Summer: Australian pop sensation or Target's employees of the month? The band decided to take the promotion of their U.S. debut album...

Why You Should Start Paying Attention To 5SOS (If You Haven't Already)

Hannah Strohmeier | Posted 08.04.2014 | Teen
Hannah Strohmeier

If you haven't yet heard of the Australian band 5 Seconds of Summer, it may be time to start paying closer attention.

Joey Fatone: Another *NSYNC Reunion Is 'Absolutely, 100 Percent' Not Happening

HuffPost Live | Kira Brekke | Posted 04.18.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

*NSYNC had a quick reunion at last year's Grammy Awards that had everyone raving, but Joey Fatone says it will never happen again. During a conver...

Just In Case You Forgot, *NSYNC Used To Look Like This

Posted 04.03.2014 | Celebrity

Joey Fatone absolutely crushed Throwback Thursday with an equal parts adorable and awkward NSYNC photo from 1996. Fatone shared the photo via Twit...

Meet The World's Oldest Boy Band

Al DeLuise | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

Before we needed a name for the band, we needed the band and before that we needed songs to play. Let's start there.

Weeklings!: The 10 Best Boy Bands (VIDEO)

Louis Virtel | Posted 11.03.2013 | Gay Voices
Louis Virtel

To celebrate the premiere of One Direction's documentary This Is Us, let's take a journey through boy band history and pick the 10 best groups in the genre. Who will come out on top? Backstreet Boys? 'N Sync? New Kids on the Block? The Velvet Underground?

The Top 12 Most Confusing Boy Band Names

The Huffington Post | Debra Lipson | Posted 08.09.2013 | Celebrity

Music trends are dangerously fickle. The "it" genre could be rap or folk one week, then the next month it's moved to electronic or new soul. Thankfull...

WATCH: The Backstreet Boys Get Quizzed On Their Best '90s Quotes

The Huffington Post | Emma Gray | Posted 05.23.2013 | Women

Vulture's Julie Klausner lived out every tween girl's circa-1998 dream this month: She hung out with the Backstreet Boys for an afternoon. Klausne...

What if Former Pop Stars Had Twitter During Their Prime?

Andrew Benkovic | Posted 07.20.2013 | Celebrity
Andrew Benkovic

While the quest for fame and fortune has become a goal for many, if used correctly, Twitter and other social mediums can help form the connections and opportunities the person may need to reach their goals.

WATCH: This New Boy Band Might Be 'All You Ever Wanted'

Posted 01.17.2013 | Detroit

We all know boy bands have made a comeback, big time. Case in point: British heartthrobs One Direction just cleaned up at one of the most prestigious ...

WATCH: A Must-See Boy Band Proposal

Posted 01.08.2013 | Weddings

If a member of *NSYNC, The Backstreet Boys or One Direction wanted to propose, this is how he might pop the question. Dean knew that his girlfriend...

Erin Clements

New Kids On The Block Bio Chronicles Rise, Fall And Comeback

HuffingtonPost.com | Erin Clements | Posted 10.01.2012 | Celebrity

It’s been more than 20 years since New Kids on the Block released their seminal eight-times-platinum 1988 album, “Hangin’ Tough,” and subseque...

The Frenzy Over Male Olympians

Meg Charlton | Posted 10.15.2012 | Los Angeles
Meg Charlton

After the close-out of the aquatic events, and gain some perspective, it is hard to think of another major sporting event that has even come close to eliciting this degree of gleeful sexual energy, from either men or women.

Why JC Chasez's Boy Band Image Should Go 'Bye Bye Bye'

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Boy bands of the '90s sung, danced and wooed wearing the usual uniform of baggy pants, button-down shirts with muscle tees and weird hairstyles. Hangi...

A Directioner's Take: One Direction Week on Tumblr

Maureen Elinzano | Posted 09.30.2012 | College
Maureen Elinzano

The special relationship between 1D (and Directioners) and Tumblr is like cookies and milk: they just go together so well. So, here's my take on the awesome six posts that Tumblr's Storyboard did during their 1D week.

New Edition: 30 Years Later

Malaika Bobino | Posted 06.25.2012 | Entertainment
Malaika Bobino

Oakland, CA -- It was a reunion and a celebration. Remembering some of the band's greatest hits as well as going back down memory lane. They came out ...

The 1990s Are, Like, So 2012

Amy Hansen | Posted 08.21.2012 | College
Amy Hansen

I grew up in the 1990s, a loud time of neon colors, stirrup leggings, and boy bands. And okay, I guess some other things were happening too, like the explosion of the Internet and a slightly better economy.

PHOTO: Can You Spot An Obama?

Posted 05.26.2012 | Entertainment

First daughter Malia Obama took in some boy band goodness on Thursday night, stopping by a One Direction in Fairfax, Virginia. The 13-year-old appeare...

Why Boy Bands Aren't Going 'Bye Bye Bye' Anytime Soon (VIDEO)

By Daniaja Davis Daniaja is a junior at Whitney Young High School and reporter for The Mash, a weekly teen publication distributed to Chicagoland ...

Critics Want More From The Wanted (But Not In A Good Way)

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment

If British boy band One Direction wasn't your cup of tea, then you're in luck. There's another band of Brits racing up the charts and they just releas...

The Evolution Of Boy Bands Since The Beatles

TresSugar | Posted 04.19.2012 | Women

It all started with the "mania" surrounding a certain British rock band from the '60s, and since the guys from One Direction - the latest UK boy band ...

Boy Band War Averted

TMZ | Posted 04.13.2012 | Celebrity

The boy band One Direction was so concerned the other big boy band, The Wanted, was gonna beat on them, they tried to flee a Burbank studio ... but th...

'Rolling Stone' Names 10 Best Boy Bands Of All Time!

Rolling Stone | Posted 04.04.2012 | Teen

Boy bands have been a staple of pop music since the early Sixties, and though they come in and out of style, the basic concept of cute, unthreatening ...

Boy Bands Are Having A Moment

AP | MESFIN FEKADU | Posted 03.20.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- It seems like we can never say goodbye, bye, bye to boy bands. A decade after `N Sync and the Backstreet Boys dominated the entertainment...

Who Could Take Down Adele & Bruce Springsteen?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 03.16.2012 | Entertainment

Bruce Springsteen may have topped the Billboard charts this week with his new album Wrecking Ball -- knocking Adele's 21 out of the No. 1 spot after 2...