From the Publisher
Seldom in the history of popular music has a single group captured the ears, hearts, and minds of a generation of fans as swiftly and energetically as *NSYNC has. Since April of 1998, when their hit single "I Want You Back" skyrocketed up the American music charts, their talent and infectious enthusiasm have been embraced by people of all ages and from every walk of life. *NSYNC has transcended the pop star label to become something more, and through the energy and sincerity of their songs they have made a deep connection both to their devoted fans and to newcomers to the *NSYNC phenomenon.
Justin Randall Timberlake, James "Lansten" Lance Bass, Joshua Scott "JC Chasez, Joseph "Joey" Anthony Fatone Jr., and Christopher "Chris" Alan Kirkpatrick all had a dream that someday they would be able to use their natural talents to entertain people. But they also had another priority: always to keep within their sights the values that their parents had instilled in them. In the last couple of years, their longtime dream has come true, well beyond their wildest expectations. Yet through tedious rehearsals, long recording sessions, and a grueling schedule of performances and appearances, the guys still keep an eye on the things that really count: remaining best friends, staying close to their families, and of course, being loyal to millions of adoring fans. It is this special bond that seems to set them apart from so many singers today. But how did a boyhood dream become such a dazzling reality? Actually, you could say it was in "N the stars...