Brandy released two studio albums on the ’90s with one of the albums featuring the hit song ‘The Boy Is Mine’ , a duet with Monica. Brandy also starred in her own television show Moesha. Now, Brandy has sold over 40 million records, is the recipient of a Grammy award, an American Music Award and seven Billboard Music Awards, and also made her Broadway debut in 2015.
Mandy Moore released the single ‘Candy’ in 1999 and toured with *NSYNC and The Backstreet Boys the same year, while she was only 15! Now, Moore has branched outside of her musical career and now stars in NBC comedy-drama series This Is Us in which she has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award.
The Spice Girls were formed in 1994 and by 1996 their debut single, Wannabe, became number one in 37 countries. Spice, the groups debut album, has sold more than 31 million copies worldwide which made them the best-selling girl group of all time. Today, the Spice Girls are all working on individual projects, however in 2016 Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Geri Halliwell reunited to launch a new website ‘GEM’ with news of them becoming a three-piece.
Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Chris Kirkpatrick, Joey Fatone, and Lance Bass formed *NSYNC in 1995 and have sold over 70 million albums. They announced ‘temporary hiatus’ in 2002. Now after Lance Bass confirmed the boy band had ‘definitely broken up’ in 2007, the guys are all doing their own things.
Justin Timberlake has had a very successful music career with all four of his studio albums being certified platinum. JC Chasez has since appeared on America’s Best Dance Crew and Opening Night. Chris Kirkpatrick married his long-term girlfriend in 2013 and has appeared in several music videos since leaving *NYSNC. Joey Fatone has appeared in various films/TV shows such as Dancing With the Stars and My Fat Greek Wedding 2. Lance Bass has also appeared on Dancing With the Stars and married his partner, Michael Turchin, in 2014.
Britney Spears became a teen pop sensation with her first two studio albums Baby One More and Oops!…I Did It Again which only sent her career soaring. Since the ’90s, Spears has been named the ‘sexiest woman in music’ by Billboard in 2012 and was also named the highest paid female musician in the same year. In 2017, she was the first recipient of the Icon Award at the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards.