Bass spoke to ABC 20/20 about the Ponzi scheme that launched his career in an epsidode called “The Hitman: From Pop to Prison,” which originally aired Friday, December 13, 2019 at 9 p.m. EST. The 2001 POPODYSSEY Tour brought with it, not only Their each tasted their own private success they were looking forward to returning to [13] The group's name is also a play on the last letter of each of the initial members' names: JustiN, ChriS, JoeY, JasoN, and JC. In 1996 five guys got together, formed a band, made an album, and changed the world, all in one shot. lyrics, which were developed with the fans always in mind. The tour was then featured on a HBO special, which aired the same week the group's song "It's Gonna Be Me" hit number one on the charts. "[45] To promote the Celebrity album, the group embarked on a four-month stadium tour entitled the PopOdyssey Tour. Pearlman hired Johnny Wright to manage the group, despite also managing the Backstreet Boys. nothing anyone had ever seen before. their money's worth. The film premiered on April 1, 2016, on the Syfy channel. . “It’s quite the process” he said. joined together in Orlando and created one of the most successful groups in Look at this nifty shirt someone gave me on the #Pop2000Tour today! NSYNC last recorded new material in 2002. Although he did not get to make it to the stars, his life took another important turn when he came out as gay to People Magazine in 2006. on MTV. the story of *NSYNC is just as compelling as the music itself. [30] Pearlman's request for a preliminary injunction against the band was denied. Lance Bass has come a long way since he was known as a teen heartthrob as a member of NSYNC when the boy band formed in 1995 under the direction of Lou Pearlman. The group's profile continued the rise with subsequent single release "Tearin' Up My Heart", which became a hit on pop radio and one of the "100 Greatest Songs of the 90s" according to VH1. NSYNC sent him a two-song demo-tape including "I'll Be Back for More" and "We Can Work It Out", which impressed him. What a great #staycation spending family time at #soundwavesnashville thanks to @sblank369 and @jaclynstapp !!! One thing is certain: these men have enjoyed their fame and continued to work on some truly interesting projects. [50], The group still attended award shows and events together, and regrouped at the 2003 Grammy Awards to sing a televised Bee Gees medley in tribute to that band. was the runaway hit from the album, and the accompanying video became a favorite He was also on season 4 of Dancing With the Stars. groundbreaking as the album itself and sold out every arena and stadium that the choreography and sound, to stage props and lighting, all to ensure that the fans The guys went back in the studio, and after a [15] In need of a bass, the group auditioned several people without success. That's the basic story behind The song "Pop" At 23, he made a bid to become the youngest person in space, but producers failed to raise the $20 million fee for him to blast off from Kazakhstan, according to Billboard. On August 25, 2013, the members of NSYNC regrouped for a one-off performance at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards. Oh, and he's launching a hot dog stand called Fat One's at a Florida mall, as noted in Time. Promise You.". But dedicated 'Nsync fans show up in the mass's and every show is sold out. [46] In 2002, the band promoted their album further by embarking on the Celebrity Tour, which earned nearly $30 million. According to IMDB, his other appearances on TV include Stripperella, The Fairly OddParents, Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, Dead 7, and Angie Tribeca. [40] NSYNC was among the artists that performed at the 2002 Winter Olympics ceremonies. [29] The group threatened to leave and sign with Jive Records, which prompted Pearlman and RCA to countersue NSYNC for US$150 million. They arranged News in August 2019 they are hopeful to have twins. Bass flew to Orlando to audition and was immediately accepted into the group. Are Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone, and Chris Kirkpatrick still in the music business, and what are their current projects like? over ten million copies in 1998, and reaching number two on the charts. The album sold 1,879,955 copies in its first week,[43] making it the second-fastest-selling album in SoundScan history at the time, only behind the group's previous album No Strings Attached. and headed for Europe. [85], This article is about the band. In August of 2013, he is 36 years old.Joshua Scott "JC" Chasez was born on August 8th, 1976. Like, I’m just kind of like itching to be a dad. In 1999, NSYNC entered a publicized legal battle with Lou Pearlman, due to what the group believed were illicit business practices on his part. Unlike the other members, Kirkpatrick stayed out of the spotlight as much as possible after the group dissolved. Nov 8, 2011 - NSYNC I don't care how old you are now, please just get back together and record a few more albums <33 Ano ang Imahinasyong guhit na naghahati sa daigdig sa magkaibang araw? If you are 13 years old when were you born? Its accompanying album, No Strings Attached, sold 2.42 million in its release.Is was also the best-selling album of the decade and received a Diamond Certification from the RIAA (Recording Inductry Association of America) for its huge amount of sales. The "No Strings Attached" Tour was just as [14], After several weeks of rehearsals, the group set up a showcase and began planning to officially sign with Pearlman's Trans Continental Label. A few years ago, Kirkpatrick got married to a woman named Karly. more. Lance Bass. Pearlman had denied the allegations. Credicts, once again, tear the guys apart. Celebrity (2001) debuted with 1.8 million copies in its first week in the US. “I was so confused on exactly how to feel,” Bass said. [28] With this, NSYNC achieved the rare feat of having two albums in the Billboard Top 10 at the same time. Its and released the Singles such as "Bye Bye Bye", "This I Promise You", "Girlfriend", "Pop" and "It's Gonna Be Me" reached the top 10 in several international charts, with the last being a US Billboard Hot 100 number one. [citation needed] In September 1999, the group collaborated with Gloria Estefan on a song for the soundtrack for her movie Music of the Heart. [81], NSYNC has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards. Pearlman launched NSYNC, the Backstreet Boys and other boy bands, becoming a mogul of the industry. Justin Randall Timberlake was born on January 31st, 1981. He appeared as Angelo in 2002's My Big Fat Greek Wedding, and has had roles in Kim Possible, Hannah Montana, Jersey Shore Shark Attack, Army of the Damned, Dead 7, and Izzie's Way Home, according to IMBD. He has starred in some Blockbuster hits, like My Big Fat Greek Wedding. [41], —Billboard's "The Greatest Pop Star By Year (1981–2019)". the hit songs from their albums, but allowed them to bring to life their cutting It sold a record 2.42 million in its first week of release. and "This I (parseInt(navigator.appVersion) >= 3 )) || But can you guess who has gone on to open a hot dog stand in Florida, and who has attempted to become a space tourist? signing to BMG Ariola Munich. "[75] As NSYNC propelled the solo stardom of Timberlake, the website noted, "[his] solo success is the exception, not the rule", as other contemporary boy bands "failed to produce a solo star. freedom and even their own name. The five band members oversaw every aspect of the concert, from The American label had the group record some new tracks to adjust their album for the US market. No Strings Attached Justin Timberlake posted a photo of the members of NSYNC celebrating JC Chasez's 40th birthday. On the personal front, he married Karly Skladany in 2013, as noted in People. 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The website's editor commented, "to be a teenager at the turn of the millennium was to be inundated with boy bands and pop princesses, and *NSYNC were among the most dominant of them all. was a collection of pure dance songs, with infectious beats and more insightful movie "On The Line" In 2002, you could hear the millions of pre-teen hearts shatter when NSYNC announced that they would no longer be making records together. But, for now, he seems perfectly content to just focus on raising his son and spending time with his family. They arranged This time, they would be doing a tour like In January 2000, the group released "Bye Bye Bye", an upbeat dance track, which shot into the top 5 of the Hot 100 and spent 5 weeks atop the Hot 100 Airplay chart. act into the hottest act in Europe. [21][22] The group released its second and third singles, "Tearin' Up My Heart" and "Here We Go", both of which managed to reach the top-10 in numerous countries in Europe. Walt Disney World Summer Jam Concert (1999); performed along with Britney Spears, Tyrese Gibson and 98 Degrees. [64], The members licensed their likenesses on a great variety of merchandise, including board games, microphones, lip balm, marionettes, books, key chains, bedding, clothing, video games,[65][66] and various other articles. His goofy personality and hot dance moves made him one of the most likable member s of the group. The five members have reunited a couple of times, including at the 2013 MTV Video Music Awards and to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Without question, [26] The concert was first offered to the Backstreet Boys, but they had to back out due to member Brian Littrell needing heart surgery, later doing their own special in 1999. they had done before. The group was immortalized in wax in Madame Tussauds New York wax museum in 2002; all five members of NSYNC were present the day of the unveiling. The band made $90 million for their “Pop Odyssey Tour”, nearly $30 million for the “Celebrity Tour,” both tours promoting the 2001 album ‘Celebrity.’ “No Strings Attached” sold 2.42 million albums in its first week of release. if(MSFPhover) { MSFPnav2n=MSFPpreload("_derived/nsync_info.htm_cmp_zero-for-nsync110_hbtn.gif"); MSFPnav2h=MSFPpreload("_derived/nsync_info.htm_cmp_zero-for-nsync110_hbtn_a.gif"); } an album, and changed the world, all in one shot. if(MSFPhover) { MSFPnav5n=MSFPpreload("_derived/interactive.htm_cmp_zero-for-nsync110_hbtn.gif"); MSFPnav5h=MSFPpreload("_derived/interactive.htm_cmp_zero-for-nsync110_hbtn_a.gif"); } Before they got married, the two had starred in their very own reality show together called Lance Loves Michael: The Lance Bass Wedding. [19] The group soon became an overnight success throughout much of Europe. After leaving NSYNC, Fatone decided to go in a different direction and become a TV personality and actor. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply. With the time off, some of the guys took up acting, as Lance starred in the "Gone" Bass told 20/20 Pearlman’s death in prison meant none of the victims in the $300 million Ponzi scheme received closure. In addition to a host of Grammy Award nominations, NSYNC has performed at the World Series, the Super Bowl and the Olympic Games, and sang or recorded with Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Britney Spears, Phil Collins, Celine Dion, Aerosmith, Nelly, Lisa "Left Eye" Lopes, Mary J. Blige, country music supergroup Alabama, and Gloria Estefan. He brought Bass and others to fame, even while keeping most of their earnings and duping investors. Fans were very proud and supportive of his choice.