Most Influential Boy Bands

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1WestlifeWestlife were an Irish boy band, formed in July 1998 and disbanded in June 2012. Originally signed by Simon Cowell and managed by Louis Walsh, the group's final line-up consisted of Nicky Byrne, Kian Egan, Mark Feehily, and Shane Filan.

Westlife is LEGEND! 14 amazing years, 14 number one's singles, 7 number one's albums, had sold over 50 million record worldwide! THEY ARE THE BEST.. No matter what happened, I still love them until the end of the time!

WESTLIFE IS NUMBER ONE FOREVER! They captured the hearts of many people through their voices and songs and dance move and personality!

The best band and my most favorite.. I hope they would come back and serenade their fans all over the world again.. Miss you westlife..

Westlife is a legend! I love them to bits! They have the talent, the right attitude and personality and they bring joy and happiness in our lives.

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2Backstreet Boys

Don't agree? Listen to their songs such as: "Show me the meaning of being lonely", "Incomplete", "Never Gone", "Unmistakable", "Inconsolable", "Show 'em what you're made of". Those are just a few examples of the deep messages within Backstreet's song lyrics. You have to understand that their music has come a long way and continues to influence groups of all ages.

They are awesome. Show me the meaning, As Long As You Love Me, Incomplete and still counting. They are the best.

They are truly amazing and I think that they should be #1 on the list so many of their songs are so influential and inspirational and they are still going strong for 22 years!

The are THE BEST... No words to say...

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3One DirectionOne Direction (commonly abbreviated as 1D) are an British-Irish pop boy band based in London, composed of Niall Horan, Liam Payne, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and previously, Zayn Malik until his departure from the band on 25 March 2015 . The group signed with Simon Cowell's record label Syco Records ...read more.

They are extremely inspirational while being pleasing to the teenage female eye. You probably have no idea how many girls and maybe even guys have problems out there. I've heard SO MANY stories of teens who have been going through a tough time, just like the boys. Listening to them and what they've been through has helped them as well. I think One Direction is a 100% Influential band.

One direction copies music they can't make their own

They inspire me and tons of other girls, and they influenced you to comment here even if it was hate.

Their music brings positive energy which people need a lot these days.

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4BoyzoneV1 Comment
5ExoExo is a South Korean-Chinese boy group based in Seoul. Formed by S.M. Entertainment in 2011, the group debuted in 2012 with twelve members separated into two subgroups, EXO-K and EXO-M, performing music in Korean and Mandarin, respectively.

Exo are the most talented dancers. Their music doesn't focus on just one genre. And they have the most good looking members.

EXO has so many handsome members like SEHUN

Exo is the most influential boy band ever.

Exo will be on top in the near future

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6N'Sync

Come one N'Sync was everyone's crush! Without them, where would JT be? Super cute, plus so much talent!

7New Kids on The BlockNew Kids on the Block is an American boy band from Boston, Massachusetts. The band currently consists of brothers Jordan and Jonathan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg, and Danny Wood.

They laid the red carpet out for all to follow, they are fantastic, 5 hot talented guys x

New Kids laid the ground work that all the other boy bands followed

Without these guys the other boybands wouldt exist! New kids are the best!

8Maroon 5Maroon 5 is an American pop rock band that originated in Los Angeles, California. Before the current group was established, the original four members, Adam Levine, Jesse Carmichael Mickey Madden and Ryan Dusick, formed a band known as Kara's Flowers in 1994, while they were still in high school.

Adam Levine is a horrible singer.

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9Take ThatTake That are an English pop group from Manchester, formed in 1989. The group currently consists of Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, and Mark Owen.

The best band in the world.. They Rule...!

They have influenced other boy bands since their sucess in the 90's. Without Take That there would have been no Boyzone, Westlife, Five, Blue, The Wanted, One Direction, etc, etc.

Well.. EVERY pop band from Britain female/male has cited TT as inspiration and most across Europe.
They were the inspiration for Boyzone and highly cited by Backstreet Boys and NSYNC who had witnessed early on the dominance in Europe and Asia first hand (Backstreet Boys only became a big act after Take That departed and struggled during TT presence/domination).

10The Osmonds

They are the greatest band ever.which other band has been performing of over 54 years

I love the "Osmond Brothers" I had there pictures plaster all over my bedroom
Walls, when I was younger. I still love them today.

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11The Jackson 5The Jackson 5, or Jackson Five, also known as The Jacksons in later years, is an American popular music group. Formed in 1963 under the name the Jackson Brothers, the founding members were Jackie, Tito, Jermaine, and Marlon.

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The best love them and their cute #1 no contest bun the rest

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12Il VoloIl Volo is an Italian pop trio, consisting of singers: the baritone Gianluca Ginoble, and two tenors, Piero Barone and Ignazio Boschetto.They describe their music as "popera".

These 3 young men are suceeding in introducing real music to the youth of this generation, and bringing it back to all ages. Their audiences are 3 generations strong, with sold out shows or thousands. They Gianluca 18, Piero Barone 20, and Ignazio Boschetto 19. All 2 of them have soaring voices you would not believe, yet each of them has their own special sound. Classical, pop, even Sinatra tunes. Classy, elegant, fun, multilingual, and handsome. If your not familiar with them, look for them on you tube. You'll be hooked! The are not the typical "boy band". They are refreshingly different.

This group of 3 Italian young men, 18-19-and 20 yrs old, are drawing thousands, in sell out audiences in USA, and around the world. Their voices are spectacular, lyric tenor, spinto tenor and baritone, and are introducing "real music" to a new generation. Their fans represent three generations coming together. They sing in 6 different languages and offer selections from pop, to classical, and even a little Latin spin. You'll be hooked, the first time you see them!

Brings a new music experience to all ages at the same time--having no age barrier to the listeners---embraces different styles with true enjoyment.

Gifted.. Bridging all ages through the love of music--pure enjoyment

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13Big Time Rush

Just the best band EVER they have totally changed the world to a better place for all us Rushers and music fans.

Well... personally... the BTR guys are the best! They are the sweetest guys I have ever known... they help people and their songs send a good meaning... the songs aren't just about love... they are really cool and inspiring... their whole journey is inspiring... I love them!

This shout out goes to the best boy band ever in the history of man kind BTR. #kendall_james_logan_carlos. Much love from me to y'all. Your music has changed my life so much. I want you guys to know that there are so many people out there that love you even if they never had the chance to meet you. Love you and I hope to see you guys getting back together.#rusher_for_life

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14The Monkees
15S4
16Boys II Men

Hands down the best

17Super JuniorSuper Junior is a South Korean boy band. Formed in 2005 by producer Lee Soo-man of S.M. Entertainment, the group comprised a total of thirteen members at its peak.

The member are amazing to there fans. They have angelic voices, flawless dance moves and, are role models.

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18The WantedThe Wanted are a British-Irish boy band consisting of members Max George, Siva Kaneswaran, Jay McGuiness, Tom Parker and Nathan Sykes.V1 Comment
19BIGBANG
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