Articles Tagged 'Boyzone'

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Who Were the British Versions of Your Favorite Boybands?

There’s no love as profound or as abiding as a first love. This is the secret fuel that keeps the engine of pop music ticking along, and it is not to be derided. Boybands know this, and they also know that the trick to a truly lasting appeal (and this has been true since the […]

Brit List: Five Great British Pop Acts Who’ve Hit The Comeback Trail

Say it quietly, whisper it among yourselves, but British pop music really does seem to be making significant inroads into American culture again, does it not? What with One Direction doing their boyband thing and of course Adele’s colossal reign of enormous magnificence, it feels a little early to be talking about invasions, but maybe, […]

Ronan Keating, Burt Bacharach Join Forces for New LP

Stereoboard reports that Ronan Keating has come together with famed American songwriter Burt Bacharach for a brand new album. Talk about “Something Big,” yeah? When Ronan Met Burt, which marks the Boyzone singer’s seventh solo offering, will be released on March 21. The 10-song set was recorded with a full orchestra and will showcase Keating’s […]

Stephen Gately’s Death Raises Questions

I was stunned to learn about the sudden death of Irish Boyzone singer Stephen Gately over the weekend. I distinctly remember his coming out back in 1999, when I was a freshman in college, and the positive reaction from his fans made me optimistic for the future of gay acceptance in music. When Lance Bass […]