Backstreet Boys announce Las Vegas residency

By Kody Stover | kstover@8newsnow.com

Published 09/23 2016 12:26PM

Updated 09/23 2016 01:18PM

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The rumor mill has been churning for months, but on Friday the Backstreet Boys confirmed they'll soon be Las Vegas headliners.

The boy band, which climbed the charts starting in the late 90's, will play at The AXIS at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino starting March 1, 2017.

The show is called "Larger Than Life," named after their 1999 hit song.

The band has sold over 130 million albums worldwide.  They'll be sharing the venue with Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez, and Lionel Richie.

Tickets for Backstreet Boys go on sale October 1.  

2017 dates are as follows:

March 2017: 1, 3, 4, 8, 10, 11, 15, 17, 18
June 2017: 14, 16, 17, 21, 23, 24, 28, 30
July 2017: 1

 

 

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