THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER- The Rise Of Boybands Told Behind Bars

  The boy band craze in the 90s can be said to be an offspring of Beatlemania in the 60s. Fans went wild. Stadiums sold out. Songs played repeatedly on the radio. And who was responsible for this? Lou Pearlman. He launched careers for both The Backstreet Boy and NSYNC. We can thank him for that. Lou, however, was also a ponzi scheming mastermind. And with his clever ways, he was able to convince many people to invest in his shady business plan. Millions of dollars were lost and well,... Read The Rest →

VIBE MAGAZINE: The Last Client Lou Pearlman Ever Signed: Sean Van Der Wilt

After opening up for the Black Eyed Peas, dancing alongside Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, Usher, Rihanna, Beyonce and other legendary musicians as well as appearing in films such as My Week With Marilyn, Bring It On and The Producers, to name a few, Sean’s career was obviously picking up steam as he headed for stardom. Most notably, Sean was the last client to ever be signed by the infamous music mogul Lou Pearlman, who established his notoriety by signing and building boy bands such as The Backstreet Boys, ‘N Sync, Aaron Carter and more,... Read The Rest →

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