Biggest Boybands

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Biggest Boybands

Boybands: Then & Now

The Beatles: This boyband from England started it all! Originally called the Quarrymen, they toured Liverpool until being discovered in the 1960's when they began touring England and then the world! Not many know, but there were two other members, Pete Best and Stuart Sutcliffe.

Members (left to right) Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, and John Lennon scored 7 Grammy's, 15 Ivor Novello Awards, 6 Diamond record, 24 Multi Platinum records, 39 Platinum records, and 45 Gold records in the US. In the UK they have 4 Multi Platinum records, 4 Platinum records, 8 Gold records, and they were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame in 1988. Their film Let It Be won the 1971 Academy Award for Best Original Song Score. In 2014 they were given the Grammy Lifetime Achievment Award. The have 20 Hot 100 Billboard hits, more than any other act.

The next of these were Nsync and the Backstreet Boys. In the 90's these boybands had fans that would rival and argue the question, which is better? The Backstreet boys started out in Orlando, Florida, in 1993. Nsyn sstarted just two years later in the same place. Each group dismembered but the Backstreet Boys recently got back together.

Nsync consisted of Lance Bass, Joey Fatone, Chris Kirkpatrick, JC Chasez, and most famous, Justin Timberlake. The Backstreet Boys consisted of AJ McClean, Brian Littrel, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, and Nick Carter.

The Backstreet Boys got 7 Smash Hit Awards, 6 Bravo Otto Awards, 1 Goldene Kamera Award, 4 MTV Europe Awards, 5 Viva Comet Awards, 4 Diamond Awards (1 US 3 Canada), 5 Billboard Music Awards, 1 ECHO Award, 3 MuchMusic Awards, 3 MTV Video Music Awards (2 US 1 Japan), 4 TMF Awards, 8 World Music Awards, 3 American Music Awards, 1 Juno Award, 1 Nickolodeon Kids Chioce Award, 1 People's Choice Award, 1 Teen Choice Award, 1 Radio Music Award, 1 RIAJ Award, 2 MTV Asia Award, 8 Starshine Music Awards, 1 Japan Gold Disc Award, 1 NewNowNext Award, and a Star on the Walk of Fame

Nsync has won 2 Billboard Music Awards, 8 Teen Choice Awards, 3 American Music Awards, 2 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards, 1 Nickolodeon Kids Choice Award, 7 MTV Video Music Awards, 1 MuchMusic Award, 2 RIAA Diamond Awards, and 2 Peoples Choice Awards.

One Direction Is the newest and hottest boyband. They got their start on The X Factor UK in 2010. The consist od Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan, Zayn Malik, Liam, Payne, and Harry Styles. They are just about as big as the Beatles were. They are twice as big as any other boyband and have won 125 awards total and been nominated for 186 awards.

One Direction has won 2 American Music Awards, 2 ARIA Awards, 1 Bambi Award, 5 BBC Radio 1 Teen Awards, 5 BenBoard Music Awards, 3 Billboard Music Awards, 1 Billboard Touring Award, 1 Bravo Otto Award, 2 Britt Awards, 9 Capricho Awards, 5 In Demand Honours, 1 Japan Gold Disc Award, 3 JIM Awards, 3 Los Premios 40 Principales Awards, 2 Los Premios 40 Principales Americano Awards, MTV Best Artists Of The Year Awards, 7 MTV Europe Music Awards, 7 MTV Video Music Awards worldwide, MTV's Hottest Summer Superstar, MTV's Star, 1 Myx Music Award, 1 NewNowNext Award, 13 Nickolodeon Kid's Choice Awards worldwide, 3 NRJ Music Awards, 3 People's Choice Awards, 1 Pure Beauty Award, 2 Radio Disney Music Awards, 4 Social Star Awards, 9 Teen Choice Awards, 5 Telehit Awards, 3 The Sun Bizzare Readers Awards, 1 UK Music Video Award, 9 VEVO Certified Awards, 1 Youth Rock Award, and 4 4Music Video Honours. They also have 18 awards pending (2 Brit and 16 World Music Awards.


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