Published: Thu, May 17, 2018
Life&Culture | By Sue Mclaughlin

Backstreet Boys Return Today With New Single

Backstreet Boys Return Today With New Single

"I geeked out over the piano and synths".

They released "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" on Thursday, along with a video that shows the quintet dancing in sync. Great verse, hook and melodies.

Almost five years since their last album, In a World Like This, the Backstreet Boys have dropped their catchy new single, "Don't Go Breaking My Heart, " and to mark the long-awaited release, Dorough gets personal with ET about his earliest experience with heartbreak.

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She said she then looked at the man and told him he was ignorant, to which he replied that he was much more intelligent than her. He later explained that the customer had misread the situation. "This is America", said the man in the video.


Band members AJ McLean, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell are all in their 40s, and Nick Carter is 38, so give these "boys" credit for working to stay fresh. "Just makes you wanna listen over and over again".

Recorded immediately after the first leg of their highly successful Las Vegas residency, "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" has the energy of a group who had a remarkable year and who channeled their excitement into a new song that hits harder and funkier than ever before.

By the way, at the end of a year ago one of the members of the boy band nick Carter was accused of raping a former member of the group Dream Melissa Schumann. The Backstreet Boys have sold over 100 million records worldwide. Watch the "Don't Go Breaking My Heart" clip below.

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