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23 Things You May Have Forgotten About Hear'Say, The Greatest Band To Have Ever Existed

They're the best. Pure and Simple.

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3. Popstars was viewed by 10 million people. 10 million!

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Contestants had to audition in front of the panel, before undergoing dance and music training. There was no public vote; the producers simply eliminated contestants until the final five remained.

4. Naughty Kym almost didn't make the cut, after she lied to producers about having two children.

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Their names are David and Emily, and she was embarrassed about being a young mum :-(.

5. And even the losers had a career once the show had ended. HELLO, LIBERTY X.

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Jessica, Kelli, Michelle, Kevin and Tony - the show's runners up - formed their own group and went on to have greater commercial success than Hear'Say. BUT THEY WEREN'T AS GOOD BECAUSE NO ONE EVER HAS BEEN.

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Kym's an actress on Coronation Street.

After a brief stint as a solo artist, and a six-year marriage to Eastenders actor Jack Ryder, Kym decided to focus on acting. She's done a bit of TV presenting, she was a contestant on Popstar to Operastar, and now she's a Corrie regular.

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Plus, if you look carefully you'll spot Myleene doing backing vocals for Cliff Richard's "Millenium Prayer".

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