Backstreet Boys Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

HOLLYWOOD ( — The Backstreet Boys received the 2,485th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Monday.

The star, located near the Live Nation building in the 7000 block of Hollywood Boulevard, was dedicated to the boy band in an 11:30 a.m ceremony filled with fans.

The group, made up of members A.J. McLean, Brian Littrell, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Nick Carter, is the best-selling boy band in history with more than 130 million albums sold worldwide since they formed in 1993.

The Backstreet Boys have had seven consecutive albums reach the top 10 of the Billboard Top 200.

(©2013 CBS Local Media, a division of CBS Radio Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Wire services contributed to this report.)

  • All Twitter with Backstreet Boys get Hollywood star ahead of world tour – Reuters | All Twitter with

    […] receive star on Hollywood Walk of Fame 17 years after …New York Daily NewsJust Jared -CBS Local -San Francisco Chronicle (blog)all 49 news […]

  • Los Angeles News headlines for Apr 22 2013 : Travel tips, hotels, restaurants, jobs and news | Travel 2 Los Angeles

    […] Backstreet Boys To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of FameThe Backstreet Boys will get a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame Monday morning. […]

  • New Kids on the Block are finally getting a Hollywood Star. How do I get one? | This One Loves That One

    […] Get there early! People started arriving at 4am when the Backstreet Boys got their star […]

blog comments powered by Disqus
Sandwich Generation

Listen Live