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Lou Pearlman Sentenced to 25 Years

The guy who gave us the Backstreet Boys and N*Sync has been sentenced to 25 years in the joint for bilking investors out of millions of dollars. According to the AP, it was the maximum sentence the boy band mogul could receive for allegedly swindling some $300 million from investors and banks since the early … Continue reading Lou Pearlman Sentenced to 25 Years

Boy Band Creator/Diddler Outed

Vanity Fair is claiming that Lou Pearlman, the creator of N*Sync and the Backstreet Boys, was a sexual predator. Page Six has juicy excerpts. Pearlman was “definitely inappropriate” with Nick Carter. Nick’s mom, Jane Carter, wouldn’t get into specifics, but said, “Certain things happened and it almost destroyed our family. I tried to warn everyone. … Continue reading Boy Band Creator/Diddler Outed

Turn Out the Lights

“‘If Clive’s selling, you don’t want to be buying,’ said longtime music mogul David Geffen. “I can’t think of a more opportune moment for him to do it. His big acts are all in decline.” “‘It’s a great time to get out,” said music veteran Irving Azoff, who co-manages the Backstreet Boys.” That’s from an … Continue reading Turn Out the Lights