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From the Beatles to One Direction: The Evolution of Boy Bands

3 years agoNews : CitizenSugar

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 to hit the scene - have now been made into action figures, it looks like everything has come full circle. Over the past 50 years, there have been a number of synchronized, harmonizing boy bands, each of them just a bit different from the last.
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Imagining the Beatles video game

Entertainment : Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch (6 years ago)

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From The Beatles to One Direction: The Evolution of Boy Bands

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