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Boy Band Fraudster Lou Pearlman Dead at 62

1923

Disgraced boy band mogul Lou Pearlman died in prison on Friday (August 19), sources told Billboard last night. He was 62 years old.

Pearlman is best remembered for recruiting, managing, and promoting Backstreet Boys and ‘NSYNC, the most popular acts of the millennium boy-band craze. He also managed a series of other bands including LFO, O-Town, Take 5,…