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Boy Bands

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • May 21, 2021 8:00 pm
  • 20:05

Boy bands: floppy hair, cheesy dance movies, hysterical fangirls. But who hasn’t tapped their foot along to a hit from at least one boy band? Maria Sherman, the author of "Larger Than Life: A History of Boy Bands from NKOTB to BTS," walks us through the history of boy bands, from The Beatles to The Backstreet Boys to One Direction and now to the boy band currently taking the world by storm, BTS. (Originally Aired October 22, 2020) (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)