February 26, 2001 - The Backstreet
Boys performance at the Tacoma Dome Sunday was featured on the evening
news along with their news conference where the guys sang Happy Birthday
to a female fan standing in front (in red).
25, 2001 - The Backstreet Boys performed their Denver show minus Kevin
Richardson who was set to join them from a photo shoot but was hampered
by bad weather. Read more.
February 25, 2001 - A cartoon
by Robert Smigel featured the Backstreet Boys Saturday. The clip featured
the Boy's 'Sucking hard for the human race' in a super-hero like fashion,
where they team up with John Tesh.
February 25, 2001 - The Seattle
Times Patrick McDonald profiled The Backstreet Boys ahead of their show
in Seattle tonight and Monday. Read more.
February 25, 2001 - The Backstreet
Boys are boys no longer says The Seattle Post-Intelligencer's Gene Stout
who profiles the group. Read more.
February 20, 2001 - TRL yesterday
talked to the Backstreet Boys who responded to controversy about their
new album and record sales with Nick saying, "We were kinda afraid of people
maybe forgetting about us." AJ added, "Globally, we've made ourselves a
world renown group." The band isn't going to attend the Grammys since their
touring and didn't seem too concerned about the awards.
February 18, 2001 - Nick
Carter told a MuchMusic audience last week that he and his bandmates are
"tighter than ever, honestly," adding "We've gone on this long and we just
want to keep going, we want to be one of the longest groups of our kind
to ever last."
February 18, 2001 - A March
2001 Australian Smash Hits special Backstreet Boys edition magazine with
Nick Carter on the cover is up for bids on ebay. The magazine, item #1410352099,
is bid at $5.29 and ends February 25th.
February 17, 2001 - FHM reports
Zac Hanson taking a shot at his boy-band peers saying, "Backstreet Boys
and *NSYNC are, like, 40. First of all, they're not boys. Secondly, they're
not bands. They should call themselves 'man groups.'"
February 17, 2001 - MTVasia.com
reports Nick Carter stunned fans when he revealed that he admired Nirvana
deceased singer Kurt Cobain musically. An onlooker commented, "Some of
the fans were so upset they started crying. Nick is not supposed to be
a rock and roll star."