Posts tagged "backstreet boys"

Watch Charli XCX’s Slow-Burning Cover of Backstreet Boys’ ‘I Want It That Way’

Charli XCX has yet again saluted the Backstreet Boys by covering their 1999 monster hit "I Want It That Way." The True Romance singer first debuted her…
By: Kyle McGovern / August 13, 2013

Bring It On: 8 Essential Teen-Pop Soundtracks

"What do you do with a soundtrack?" James Hunter wondered 27 years ago in "Start Making Sense," a Village Voice roundup. "You listen to it…
By: Chuck Eddy / August 8, 2012

Watch Justin Bieber’s Secret Boy Band Longings Surface in ‘Boyfriend’ Video

Everyone was well aware when the song originally dropped in March, that it is Justin Bieber's unofficial intention with "Girlfriend" to establish himself as the…
By: Devon Maloney / May 4, 2012

Odd Past: Frank Ocean Sings Backstreet Boys’ ‘PDA’

You think you have a bad boss? Somebody made the putative genius who created last year's gorgeous, free-wheeling nostalgia, Ultra mixtape feel like he oughta…
By: Marc Hogan / April 9, 2012

Goodbye, ‘TRL’ — We’ll Miss You!

My first year of professional life in New York was spent on the 32nd floor of Times Square's Bertelsmann Building, the one that houses the…
By: Peter Gaston / November 17, 2008