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We Need To Talk About The Backstreet Boys

Let's talk about this.

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If you have ever heard of the '90s, you've also heard of the Backstreet Boys. They were, and are, the best boy band ever.

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EVER.

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But it's been 16 YEARS since Black & Blue came out. They can't possibly still be smokin'-hot hotties, right?

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WRONG. BEHOLD:

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It's true. Somehow, every single Boy has managed to escape the ravages of time.

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Look at them all.

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But let's give them some individual props. Look at Alexander James "A.J." McLean, everyone's favorite bad boy:

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A.J., like a fine bottle of wine in an eccentric hat, has only improved with age.

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Time has not withered any of his sexy tats or piercings.

And nothing, NOTHING, beats this man in a plaid shirt.

He even poses with fans! So nice.

Now let's move on to sweet Brian Thomas Littrell, and his blue eyes:

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Brian's 2016 blue eyes are EVEN BLUER than his 2001 blue eyes. HOW?!

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He is so beautiful, they drive him around on those little golf cart things at the airport.

He's so hot, he can get away with headphone accessorizing.

He grills hot dogs shirtless.

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And he still appreciates relics from the '90s. What a joy.

But what about Howard Dwaine "Howie D." Dorough? He surely couldn't have aged as well, right? WRONG:

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Like, 2016 Howie looks REALLY similar to 2000 Howie.

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Howie still looks...pretty much exactly the same.

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More like HOTie, amiright?

Then there's Kevin Scott Richardson, tall drink of water and singer of the most important verse in "I Want It That Way":

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Back in 2001, Kevin had some serious locks going on:

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And very recently, he brought them back!

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These days, Kevin seems to enjoy Christmas...

...and lions.

D'awwww.

And, of course, we have to talk about Nickolas Gene "Nick" Carter.

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Nick's 2001 hair is VERY different from 2016 hair, and so are his shirt choices:

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But Nick is still very bangarang.

Sexy Sgt. Pepper.

Sexy cowboy.

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Here he is with his second painting ever. It's called "Bearing Mothers Pain" and a portion of the proceeds went to children's cancer research.

But more importantly than what a smokeshow the Boys still are, the most important thing is that THEY STILL HAVE THE MOVES.

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🎶 BACKSTREET'S BACK. 🎶

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(Well, they never really left.)

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🎶 ALL RIGHT!!! 🎶

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