1. Taylor Swift
Taylor Swift is a successful country singer and songwriter with many of her songs crossing over into pop charts. Her concerts regularly sell out and the tickets in high demand. Swift is now touring for her latest CD “Red.” Only 23, the singer has amassed an impressive number of awards, including several Grammy’s.
2. One Direction
This boy band that consists of Zayn Malik, Liam Pyan, Harry Styles, Niall Horan, and Louis Tomlinson is from the United Kingdom but has taken the U.S. by storm. Their debut album “Up All Night” was No. 1 in 15 countries, and they are the first United Kingdoms group to debut at No. 1 in the United States with a debut album. They are currently touring throughout the United States. It’s apparently time for another British invasion!
3. Big Time Rush
Big Time Rush is not just a boy band, but a Nickelodeon television series about the Hollywood misadventures of four hockey players from Minnesota — Kendall, Logan, James and Carlos — after they are selected to form a boy band. Its official debut episode premiered on January 2010, earning 7.1 million viewers, making it Nickelodeon’s highest-rated live-action series debut ever. This year will mark the show’s fifth season and the band’s fifth album “24/Seven” for which the band is now touring. Big Time Rush has four band members: Kendall Schimdt, James Maslow, Logan Henderson, and Carols Pena Jr. who also star in the television series.