For their self-titled album, see *NSYNC (album).
'N Sync, 2000. From Left to Right: Chris Kirkpatrick, Lance Bass, Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, and Joey Fatone
Origin Orlando, Florida, U.S.
Genres Teen pop, Pop, Dance
Years active 1995-present
Labels RCA Records (1998-1999)
Jive Records (1999-present)
Associated acts Britney Spears, Backstreet Boys, Jessica Simpson, Westlife
'N Sync (occasionally stylized as *NSYNC) is a American boyband. They have sold more than 56 million records worldwide.
Formed in Orlando, Florida in 1995 and launched in Germany by BMG Ariola Munich, NSYNC consisted of Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Lance Bass, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick and became the 2nd highest selling boyband of all-time (behind the Backstreet Boys). After heavily publicized legal battles with their former manager Lou Pearlman and former record label Sony BMG, the group's 2nd album No Strings Attached sold 1.1 million copies in one day and 2.4 million copies in one week, giving it the highest first week album sales ever in US and #5 worldwide. In addition to a host of Grammy nominations, 'N Sync has performed at the Academy Awards, the World Series, the Super Bowl and the Olympics, and sang or recorded with the likes of Mandy Moore, Aerosmith, Mary J Blige, Britney Spears, Nelly, Michael Jackson, The Jackson Five, Stevie Wonder, Celine Dion, and Gloria Estefan. The group also appeared...