Backstreet Boys musical in the offing

Band member Brian Littrell has revealed that a musical of the journey to fame of ’90s boy band Backstreet Boys is being planned.

music Updated: Mar 11, 2016 15:26 IST
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Backstreet Boys band member Brian Littrell has revealed that he has been working on a musical show for four years.(BrianLittrell/Facebook)

A musical based on the lives of a ‘90s boy band, Backstreet Boys, is being planned, revealed the band’s star Brian Littrell. He said he has been secretly working on the musical about their journey to fame for a while now, reported

“I’ve been working on a Backstreet Boys Broadway show for four years now,” Brian said.

“We can’t talk about it! It doesn’t have a name yet. It’s based on the story of our lives -- growing up, achieving what we did as a unit, but going through great times, downfalls and struggles, because it’s not easy.”

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The pop star added that he was aiming to create a show similar to Cirque Du Soleil and The Four Seasons’ musical, Jersey Boys.

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The Backstreet Boys, who formed in 1993, released their first feature documentary, Backstreet Boys: Show ‘Em What You’re Made Of, in January 2015.

Filmed over a period of two years, the movie follows the members as they revisit their humble beginnings, discuss the downside of fame and the future of their career, as they recorded their most recent album, In A World Like This.

First Published: Mar 11, 2016 15:26 IST