Robbie Williams once said: "These days you do not have time to finish the package popcorn that does not appear some kind of another new boy-band". Five
is not going to be one of these groups - one of many.
They were clearly irritated when they are called "boy-band", preferring the name "lad band", or the old simple "pop band". If they do can be attributed to any category. Because it is a fairly talented group of young people 17 - 22 years who are going to bring many completely different things completely different people. Guys love their street style - hip-hop fans are in their manner of performance rhythms break, fans of pop music like the catchy tunes, the girls find them very attractive ...
Rise Sean Conlon, Scott Robinson, Richard Neville, "ABS" Breen and "J" Brown was, as they themselves recognize, rapid. Two years ago the group had not yet. Today they have achieved tremendous success. By the end of 1998, they sold more than two and a half million copies of these singles, . a "Slam Dunk (Da Funk)", . "When The Lights Go Out", . "Got The Feelin '", . "Everybody Get Up" and "Untill The Time Is Through" - all of them have been in the UK Top 10,
American market - traditionally the most difficult for the British pop groups. "When The Lights Go Out", . their debut single in the U.S., . stayed in the top ten "Billboard Hot 100 singles" 12 weeks, . Five
by making one of the most popular British pop group after the Bay City Rollers! Meanwhile, . their self-titled debut album entered the UK charts at number 1 and the top ten best-selling album throughout Europe,
. In just three months after the album has sold over one million copies worldwide
. Group Five
has appeared in early 1997, . father and son - Chris and Bob Herbert (authors of the idea of a Spice Girls) have decided, . it is time for a men's group: "By bringing the whole experience, . gained Spice Girls, . We intend to create not an ordinary boy-band, . a bright, . acute and severally ",
. They worked hard, spending as much 3000 (!!!) plays throughout the country, has not yet made their final choice. "We realized that the guys are like musical ability, and are persons whom we've been looking for, as they saw these five
. Like the Spice Girls, Five
moved all together in a house in Camberley, Surrey, and began to rehearse and learn each other closer
. Soon, they signed a contract for 6 albums with BMG / RCA Records and went to the studio in Stockholm to work with renowned producer Denniz Pop. Together they started working on the first single Five
"Slam Dunk (Da Funk)".
In the world immediately began talking about a new pop group, and even before the release of new single publications such as "Sunday Times", "The Guardian" and "The Mail" took a whole page under the article about the group. Also, Five
won the nomination Smash Hits Best New Tour Act (opening year) at Smash Hits Roadshow'97, and their photos in the year appeared on the covers of twenty-three British magazines.
In all this fuss "Slam Dunk (Da Funk)" immediately entered the top ten, and the next single "When The Lights Go Out" has proved that it was not just a fluke. He entered the four. "Got The Feeling" won third place in the charts. "Everybody Get Up" went even further and, like "Until The Time", won second place in the British charts.
Debut album "Five
", released in June 1998, secured for them the position of most popular boy bands in the country. Go to the position number 1 - and no doubt!
From Milan Group Five
away with them MTV Select Award.
In conclusion, this successful for J, Abs, Rich, Scott and Sean, the group performed at the MTV Awards in Milan and took away with them "MTV Select Award". In addition, the children waited on the success of Smash Hits Roadshow, where they took all the bets, winning 4 awards.
In 1999, their ascent to the heights of continued. They were made as a person "Pepsi", as they did before the Spice Girls and Boyzone. Track "How Do Ya Feel", recorded for Pepsi, gave fans a chance to feel that we can expect from the new album
. New album Five
"Invincible", . recorded between the UK, . Dublin and Stockholm in April and May 1999, . prefaced the first single "If Ya Getting 'Down" - with a wonderful mix of funk and disco, . infectious rhythms, . and of course, . with great charm Five
In June 1999 the guys made a special statement. Meeting the new millennium, they will give the first full live concert in early 2000. Thousands of people screaming in euphoria, with their hands up, live sound ... In keeping with its corporate identity, they held their explosive live shows at the eight largest stadiums in the UK from 11 to 31 March, but before - namely the 26 th and 27 February Five
were made in Russia - in St Petersburg and Moscow.
In mid-2000 Five
fans were again at the same time surprised and pleased. Group together with Brian Meyem of Queen recorded a remix of the immortal song "We Will Rock You". Official site