Boyzone Biography (Wikipedia)
Boyzone were an Irish boy band. They were put together in 1993 by Louis Walsh, who is also known for managing Johnny Logan and Westlife. Before even recording any material, Boyzone made an appearance on RTÉ's The Late Late Show. Their most famous line-up was composed of Keith Duffy, Stephen Gately, Mikey Graham, Ronan Keating, and Shane Lynch. As of 2018, Boyzone have released seven studio albums and nine compilation albums.
In 2012, the Official Charts Company revealed the biggest selling singles artists in British music chart history, with Boyzone currently placed at 29th and the second most successful boy band in Britain, behind Take That. According to the British Phonographic Industry (BPI), Boyzone has been certified for six million albums and over seven million singles in the UK, with 25 million records sold by 2013 worldwide.
Boyzone have had six UK No.1 singles and nine No.1 singles in Ireland. Of the 24 singles they released in the UK, 21 entered the top 40 (including 18 in the top 10 and 12 in the top 2) in the UK charts and 22 singles (including 19 in the top 5) in the Irish charts. They have had five No. 1 albums in the UK.
- Boyzone recall their cringy TV debut in 1993https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06ql9m5.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p06ql9m5.jpg2018-11-02T09:25:00.000ZRonan, Shane, Mikey and Keith tell Chris about the beginnings of the band.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p06ql9ct
Boyzone recall their cringy TV debut in 1993
- "Who knows what will happen with Boyzone down the road?"https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03rb3qz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03rb3qz.jpg2016-04-17T13:27:00.000ZRonan Keating discusses a potential Boyzone reunion and that 'Boyzlife' tour...https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03rb6vr
"Who knows what will happen with Boyzone down the road?"
- Ronan Keating Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03rb40c.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p03rb40c.jpg2016-04-17T12:58:00.000ZThe pop superstar performed his new single and Tracy Chapman's Baby Can I Hold Youhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p03rb49f
Ronan Keating Live in Session
- Boyzone Live in Sessionhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01lq62w.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p01lq62w.jpg2013-11-17T14:39:00.000ZBoyzone perform live on Weekend Wogan in support of their new album BZ20https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p01lq6k9
Boyzone Live in Session