In this one we are not trying to rank the boy bands because every band has their different fan base of different taste of music. we don’t want to say that one direction is better than BTS or vice versa rather than we are going to include the boy bands which influenced their generations and have gained world wide fan base these are purely based on statistics and awards.
The beatles is an English band formed in Liverpool in 1960. The beatles is often considered as the best band in the world . Even now it has a huge fan base that many of the present bands don’t have. The band members were john lennon, paul McCatrney, Ringo star and George Harrinson. Since their first album “Love me Do” in 1962. since then band became instant success and the band got a nick name of Fab 4 by their fans. They made their film debut with A Hard Day’s Night(1964).
The beatles albums sold more than 600Million plus copies. And they also hold the most number They hold the record for most number-one albums on UK album chart with, most number one hits on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, and most singles sold in the UK. The band received almost seven Grammy Awards, four Brit Awards, an Academy Award (for Best original score for the 1970 film Let It Be) and fifteen Ivor Novello awards. Time magazine named them among the 20th century most important people.
NSYNC is the American boyband formed in 1995. The band members were Chris Kirkpatrick, Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone and Lance Bass. Their debut album released in 1997 with single I Want You Back. This band has US Billboard HOT 200 number one. In addition to a host of Grammy awards nominations, NSYNC has performed at the world series , the Super Bowl and the Olympic games, The group has received eight Grammy Award nominations.
In the time of NSYNC the other band which gained more popularity is backstreet boys. This American boy band formed in 1993. The band members are AJ McLean, Kevin Richardson, Nick Carter, Howie Dorough and Brian Littrell. They released their debut album The backstreet boys in 1996. The Backstreet Boys have sold over 100 million records worldwide , and one of the world’s best selling music artists. firstly They are the first group their first ten albums reach the top 10 on the Billboard 200 and the only boy band to do so. The group received a star on the Hollywood walk of fame on April 22, 2013.
In the era of NSYNC and backstreet boys another gained more popularity and they have redefined the pop culture again.Most importantly Jonas brothers are an American pop Band which has formed in 2005. They mainly featured on Disney channel. Band members were three brothers Kevin Jonas, Joe Jonas, and Nick Jonas. In 2008 they have nominated for grammy in 2008. They have sold over 17 million albums worldwide as of 2013. Six years following their split, the group reunited with the release of Sucker on March 1, 2019. The song became the 34th song in history to debut at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, and became the Jonas Brothers’ first number one single on the chart.
One direction is an English band formed in London in 2010. The one direction is the most successful bands in this decade and won the best boy band of decade with tough competition with BTS conducted by billboard. The band comprises of 5 members Niall Horan, Liam paine , louis thomilson,Harry styles and their former member Zayn Malik.
Zayn left the band in 2015 . this boy band gained a lot of poularity overshadowing all the boy bands in this decade including The Wanted, Jonas Brothers and many other this boy band have a huge fan base world wide the fans were called directioners. this band is called biggest boy band on earth .the band members first met each other in X factor reality show and after they formed their band their debut single what makes you beautiful was an instant success.
The first four albums Up all Night (2011), Take me home (2012), Midnight Memories(2013), Four (2014) were debut number 1 in billboard 200. Their midnight memories album sold more than 4 million copies. One direction totally won 223 music awards in 2015 the band disbanded and now fans were celebrating their journey of 10 years and since now the fans of the band were increasing exponentially and many people still support 1D and hope for their return.
BTS also known as Bangtan boys is one and only non English band which got worldwide popularity. Korean band consists of seven members V,J -Hope , RM, Jin, Jimin, Jungkook,and Suga which debuted in 2013. They covered almost wide range of generes including rock,hiphop and pop and often its called kpop.
The era of kpop started when Gangnam style hit records and became became most watched video on youtube. since then other members of kpop began to grow and in this the most important band is BTS and by looking at their growth we can surely say that they are going to break all the records set by all the boy bands and BTS have breaked all the youtube records of most watched video In 24 hrs and since one direction disband many fans were eager and many felt that this is the end of boyband era but then BTS came and broke all the records showing that language is no more a barrier for music
since their single “Mic drop”. The band is the first Korean act to top the Billboard 200 with their studio album Love Yourself: Tear (2018) , Love yourself: Answer (2018), Map of the soul:persona (2019) and Map of the Soul:7(2020), making BTS the fastest group since the beatles to earn four number one albums in less than two years. During their Love yourself tour BTS became the first Asian and first non-English to sell out Wembley stadium; lastly and broke the record for the single highest-grossing engagement in Rose Bowl history.
in conclusion i want to say that all the boy bands here have made their presence felt in their time and all of them have different fan base. so we can not say that these bands are better than these bands.
we can rather support all the bands and enjoy the music
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