1980s music stars then and now

Posted: 4:30 PM EST Mar 05, 2013   Updated: 2:00 AM EDT Mar 31, 2016

With Friday marking the 30th anniversary of the April 1, 1986, release of the New Kids on the Block's self-titled debut album, join us for a look at them and other 1980s music stars then and now.

80s music stars - New Kids on the Block 1986
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The New Kids on the Block released their self-titled debut album on April 1, 1986. The band, consisting of Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg, Danny Wood and brothers Jordan and Jonathan Knight, found more success with their next album, 1988's "Hangin' Tough," which featured the top 10 hits "Please Don't Go Girl," "You Got It (The Right Stuff)," "Cover Girl," "I'll Be Loving You (Forever)" and "Hangin' Tough." The band released two more albums in the early 1990s before breaking up in 1994.

 
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