IMPORTANT IMPORTANT IMPORTANT. Go find wherever your mother stored your old Backstreet Boys posters, because this morning announced that they are releasing a new album and going on a world tour in 2019. Feel free to start hyperventilating... now.
Their album DNA comes out on Jan. 25, 2019, so you'll have to wait a while on that. But! They released a new music video today for their song"Chances," which was written by Shawn Mendes and Ryan Tedder.
"The journey is ongoing with us and there is so much left to do," band member Brian Littrell said. "We're living the next chapter that hasn't been told yet, and that's exciting."
Band member Kevin Richardson said the rewarding thing about recording this album is that they were able to bring all their influences and styles together in one piece of work.
"These songs are a great representation of who we are as individuals and who we are as a group. It's our DNA," he said. "We're really proud of that."
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Okay, here we go…. #DNAWorldTour 2019! Our tenth album #BSBDNA out January 25th! This era we are exploring each element of our career - spanning 25 years - that have been the building blocks of what we call the Backstreet Boys today! Thank you all for coming on this journey. Things are about to get interesting!!!!!! Get all the details on backstreetboys.com
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Because you might want to mark your calendar, here are all the U.S. tour dates. The tickets go on sale Nov. 14 on the LiveNation website.
July 12, 2019: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.
July 29, 2019: Angels of the Winds Arena, Seattle, Washington
July 30, 2019: Moda Center, Portland, Oregon
Aug. 1, 2019: Golden 1 Center, Sacramento, California
Aug. 3, 2019: Staples Center, Los Angeles
Aug. 4, 2019: SAP Center, San Jose, California
Aug. 5, 2019: Honda Center, Anaheim, California
Aug. 7, 2019: Vivint Smart Home Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah
Aug. 8, 2019: Pepsi Center Arena, Denver, Colorado
Aug. 10, 2019: United Center, Chicago
Aug. 12, 2019: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit
Aug. 14, 2019: TD Garden, Boston
Aug. 15, 2019: Barclays Center, New York
Aug. 17, 2019: Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia
Aug. 18, 2019: Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania
Aug. 20, 2019: PNC Arena, Raleigh, North Carolina
Aug. 21, 2019: State Farm Arena, Atlanta
Aug. 23, 2019: BB&T Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Aug. 24, 2019: Amway Center, Orlando
Aug. 26, 2019: Bridgestone Arena, Nashville
Aug. 27, 2019: Fed Ex Forum, Memphis
Aug. 28, 2019: BOK Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma
Aug. 30, 2019: Smoothie King Center, New Orleans
Aug. 31, 2019: Toyota Center, Houston
Sept. 1, 2019: American Airlines Arena, Dallas
Sept. 3, 2019: Cajundome, Lafayette, Louisiana
Sept. 4, 2019: The Legacy Arena at the BJCC, Birmingham, Alabama
Sept. 6, 2019: Enterprise Center, St. Louis, Missouri
Sept. 7, 2019: Sprint Center, Kansas City, Missouri
Sept. 8, 2019: CHI Health Center, Omaha, Nebraska
Sept. 10, 2019: Bankers Life Fieldhouse, Indianapolis
Sept. 11, 2019: Fiserv Forum, Milwaukee
Sept. 13, 2019: KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky
Sept. 14, 2019: PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh
Sept. 15, 2019: Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey
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