Backstreet Boys reunite to perform 'I Want It That Way' while in self-isolation - video

31 March 2020, 15:33

BackStreet Boys reunite for isolation concert

By Sian Moore

The boy band had a digital reunion on Sunday when they gave a rendition of the hit song from their homes.

The Backstreet Boys had a digital reunion on Sunday to give a performance of their hit song 'I Want It That Way' from their homes.

Bandmates AJ McLean, Kevin Richardson, Howie Dorough, Nick Carter, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell all gave separate performances to a camera from their homes during self-isolation, which were then pieced together for the iHeart Living Room Concert For America on Sunday (March 29).

Watch their digital reunion above.

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The Backstreet Boys gave a performance of their hit 'I Want It That Way'
The Backstreet Boys gave a performance of their hit 'I Want It That Way'. Picture: IHeartRadio / Fox

Littrell starts the video from his home in Atlanta, before Carter appears, filming from Las Vegas.

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McLean and Richardson perform from their homes in Los Angeles, with Dorough giving his rendition from Orlando. There's even a few special appearances, as Richardson and Carter's children also join in on the fun.

And even though they're all separated at their different homes – they still managed to capture that fun nostalgic feel of their music videos.

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Elton John hosted the free benefit concert at the weekend, which saw some of the biggest names in the music industry – including Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and the ‘Rocketman’ legend himself – perform a free gig from their homes to raise money for the coronavirus relief effort.

The funds raised from the concert are going to charities Feeding America and First Responders Children’s Foundation.