So they understand when we go in the studio that it is about the Backstreet Boys -- we are making a Backstreet Boys record. And if you do go back, way back, on our second record -- that was our first record in the U. Doing a lot of these outdoor festival shows, you would see a lot of gay men and gay women just chanting and going for it. I know the New Kids did it. There's one that is the general consensus of the group, and unfortunately this song was written by an absolutely amazing songwriter, Mutt Lange.
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You're one of the biggest-selling boy bands in history. And living in California, it's been so friggin' frustrating to me that they could not get it right; they couldn't pass the bill. We're on a boat. You have worked with some of the biggest producers in the industry, especially on the last album. I recently revisited the album after 18 years, and I was immediately reminded of its pop genius. We had these girls -- I think we were in Spain -- we walked into our dressing room and there's two girls with their jeans ripped, they're bleeding, they had jumped over a barbed-wire fence, and they're just sitting there.