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Celebs & Fans React To 98 Degrees, NKOTB & Boyz II Men Tour

Tue, January 22, 2013 1:30pm EDT by Add first Comment

People were shocked when New Kids on the Block went on ‘The View’ with a couple of old friends — 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men! Read what the fans were tweeting while the ’80s and ’90s boy bands came back to life.

“The Package Tour” as the guys are calling it, will feature three generations of boy bands — New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men, and 98 Degrees. Kids were jumping for joy all over the world hearing the news of their favorite childhood bands! See some of the comments below!

New Kids on the Block had previously been on tour with another ’90s fave, the Backstreet Boys, and now they’ll continue to make us even more nostalgic by bringing on 98 Degrees and Boyz II Men.

Reactions To News Of NKOTB, Boyz II Men, & 98 Degrees’ Tour

Celebs and fans took to Twitter to express their excitement. Here’s what some are saying:

@RyanSeacrest tweeted, “Just anno’d… @NKOTB on tour w/ @98official & @BoyzIIMen THIS summer! Call ur high school girlfriends”

@navygirl83 tweeted, “I am over the MOON to have the chance to see @NKOTB AND @BoyzIIMen on the same stage! 2 of my all time favorites!”

@susuharrington tweeted, “I’m pretty sure a younger version of myself just DIED hearing 98 Degrees warm up singing ‘Because of You'”

@xxBeautyKillaxx tweeted, “NKOTB, 98 Degrees, and Boyz II Men are touring together….dying xD”

@theCourtneyKerr tweeted, “NKOTB, 98 Degrees, & Boys 2 Men are ALL TOURING TOGETHER THIS SUMMER. I am crying tears of happiness right now.#BoyBandFantasyFulfilled”

@KelliKreps tweeted, “This just in. NKOTB, 98 Degrees, and Boyz ll Men are touring together. “Ladies, we’re coming for you,” said Donnie Wahlberg. Sign. Me. Up.”

We agree. Sign us up!

Fans on Twitter weren’t the only ones excited about the news — co-host of The View, Sherri Shepherd, outfitted in a “I Heart Donnie” shirt for New Kids on the Block, could barely stand up! And Shawn Stockman told the ladies of The View, “We’ve always talked about putting something together. And now to do it and see our fans excited, it’s a beautiful thing.”

Almost as beautiful as “The Package Tour” is going to be!

WATCH: 98 Degrees Announce Tour With New Kids On The Block and Boyz II Men

— Andrew Gruttadaro

More NKOTB Tour News:

  1. NKOTB, Boyz II Men, & 98 Degrees To Tour Together — Best Boy Band Tour Ever?!?
  2. Boyz II Men Surprises Fans At NKOTBSB Tour Stop In Orlando — The Crowd Goes Wild!
  3. New Kids On The Block & The Backstreet Boys Are Touring Together — NKOTBSB