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Chance The Rapper awkwardly joins Backstreet Boys for Super Bowl ‘Doritos’ commercial

Chance the Rapper and Backstreet Boys have teamed up for an NFL Super Bowl advert that sees the 'Colouring Book' artist attempt to join the band. In a teaser clip shared via the Backstreet Boys' Twitter yesterday (January 17), Chance slots himself awkwardly with the iconic boy band before Doritos' new Flamin' Hot Nacho-flavoured crisps are advertised using a snippet...

Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter will not be prosecuted over rape allegations

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Backstreet Boys' Nick Carter will not be prosecuted over rape allegations, it has been confirmed. Last November, Melissa Schuman, who was formerly a member of pop group Dream, claimed Carter had raped in 2003 when the pair were working on a made-for-TV movie together. Carter denied the allegations in a statement. "I am shocked and saddened by Ms. Schuman’s...

Backstreet Boys show cancelled after storm hits venue injuring at least 14 fans

Backstreet Boys were forced to cancel a show last night (August 18) after at a metal structure collapsed and injured at least 14 of their fans. The group were due to take to the stage at WinStar World Casino and Resort in Oklahoma. Ahead of the concert, a storm hit the outdoor venue - with fans being injured by falling structures. ...

Sexual assault allegations against Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter are currently under review by DA

Sexual assault charges against Backstreet Boys' Nick Carter are currently under review by the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. The charges were presented on July 31 by the Santa Monica Police Department, from an incident that dates to 2003. A spokesperson for the L.A. District Attorney has told E! News: "A case was presented by the Santa Monica Police Department on...

“We’re the Rolling Stones of pop”: Backstreet Boys talk 25 years in music – plus, listen to their new single

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OhmaGod, they’re back again! Fresh from celebrating 25 years in music last month, Backstreet Boys are forging ahead with a new album and tour. Their new single, ‘Don’t Go Breaking My Heart’ – which dropped yesterday – retools the dancepop of their ‘90s/early-noughties golden era for 2018 – right down to an aorta-themed title, following in the line of...

Singer files police report against Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter following rape accusation

Singer Melissa Schuman has confirmed that she has filed a police report against Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter, who she accuses of rape. Last November, Carter was accused by Schuman, formerly of the girl group Dream, of raping her at his apartment in 2002. Carter responded by describing himself as "shocked and saddened" and claiming that he thought their sexual encounter had...

Backstreet Boys star Nick Carter denies rape allegation

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Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter has responded to a rape accusation from former Dream singer Melissa Schuman, describing himself as "shocked and saddened" by the allegation and claiming that he thought their sexual encounter had been "consensual". Carter, who was a founding member of the boy band when they formed in 1993, has been accused by Schuman of raping her...

The Backstreet Boys farted on a track and it made the final mix

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The Backstreet Boys have revealed how a fart accidentally slipped out during the recording of their fourth album , before it was eventually kept in the final mix of the record. The pop icons were talking to Billboard when they revealed how member Howie Dorough accidentally farted during the recording of 'The Call', the second single to be taken from...

Backstreet Boys want to work with Diplo and The Chainsmokers on their new album

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Backstreet Boys are looking to work with the likes of Diplo and The Chainsmokers on their upcoming new album. Exclusive NME offer: Save £10 on Amazon Music Unlimited plans with code NME10 The group last released a studio record in 2013 with 'In A World Like This' and recently released a collaboration with Florida Georgia Line called 'God, Your Mama,...

Backstreet Boys are not happy about Donald Trump using ‘I Want It That Way’

Boy group don't want to be 'associated' with Republican candidate