Boy band breaks the mold: All five members are gay Details Larry Nichols August 30, Ever since the mids, when record execs and producers realized you can copy the Jackson 5 and New Edition blueprint and sell a lot of music-related products to teens, the boy band has become a recurring trend every decade. And every boy band since Menudo and New Kids on the Block has had pretty much the same story: Now there is a new boy band on the scene looking to break that mold:
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Freddie Mercury's birthday is today, Sept. Considered one of the greatest singers of all time , despite having no formal vocal training , Mercury regularly put more than should have been expected into performances. The band wasn't sure if he'd be able to accomplish the vocals , but Mercury swigged some vodka, said, "I'll fucking do it, darling," and legendarily pulled it off in one take. Here's five things you didn't know about Mercury and Queen. It became the most successful single of their career.
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They are known for their catchy pop-style of music which often includes matching choreography, stylized costumes, and extravagant stage settings in their live performances and videos. Today's boy band phenomenon emerged from the earlier a cappella barbershop quartets of the late twentieth century. Boy Bands success has fluctuated throughout the years. They were extremely popular from the s to the early s, but then waned with the rising popularity of punk, pop, hip hop, and other genres.