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New Kids On The Block, Boyz II Men, & Paula Abdul Team Up for Summer 'Total Package Tour'!
Written by Katie Marzullo
 
Step on up, ‘90s kids, for your moment has truly come!
 
If you were alive in the 1990s and owned a radio and a pair of ears, there was no escaping the likes of New Kids On The Block, Boyz II Men, and Paula Abdul, and precious few of you would’ve wanted to! The pioneering boy band, the best-selling R&B group of all time, and the dancer-turned pop icon epitomized the era, and now they’re all teaming up to blow your minds a quarter-century later!
 
The aptly-named Total Package Tour kicks off next summer, featuring these three now-iconic acts making stops in over 40 North American cities starting May 12, 2017. This tour is considered a follow-up to NKOTB’s 2013 Package Tour, which also featured BIIM, but with the addition of Abdul, this new tour represents a combined 200 million records sold worldwide!
 
Says NKOTB’s Donnie Wahlberg: “It’s not just a show, it’s an experience. Paula Abdul is such a pop icon and Boyz II Men are one of the best R&B acts of all time. It’s going to be a night of hit after hit, and we can’t wait to deliver the ‘Total Package’ to our fans!”
 
And I am sure it will not disappoint!
 
Tickets go on sale this Saturday, November 19, at 10am (but American Express and Block Nation Fan Club member can score some advance VIP tix as soon as tomorrow, November 16, also at 10am). Get your wallets out now, this is a show you’re not gonna want to miss!

THE TOTAL PACKAGE TOUR DATES
All dates are subject to change
*NKOTB and Paula Abdul only
 
Fri, May 12
Columbus, OH
Schottenstein Center
Sat, May 13
Grand Rapids, MI
Van Andel Arena
Tue, May 16
Cincinnati, OH
U.S. Bank Arena
Wed, May 17
Nashville, TN
Bridgestone Arena
Fri, May 19
New Orleans, LA
Smoothie King Center
Sat, May 20
Houston, TX
Toyota Center
Sun, May 21
Austin, TX
Frank Erwin Center
Tue, May 23
Dallas, TX
American Airlines Center
Wed, May 24
Tulsa, OK
BOK Center
Fri, May 26
Phoenix, AZ
Talking Stick Resort Arena
Sun, May 28
Las Vegas, NV
T-Mobile Arena
Wed, May 31
Fresno, CA
Save Mart Center
Thurs, June 1
San Diego, CA
Viejas Arena
Fri, June 2
Los Angeles, CA
Hollywood Bowl
Sat, June 3
Sacramento, CA
Golden 1 Center
Sun, June 4
San Jose, CA
SAP Center
Tue, June 6
Portland, OR
Moda Center
Wed, June 7
Seattle, WA
KeyArena
Fri, June 9
Salt Lake City, UT*
Maverik Center
Sat, June 10
Denver, CO
Pepsi Center
Sun, June 11
Omaha, NE
CenturyLink Center
Mon, June 12
Kansas City, MO
Sprint Center
Wed, June 14
St. Paul, MN
Xcel Energy Center
Thurs, June 15
Chicago, IL
Allstate Arena
Sat, June 17
St. Louis, MO
Scottrade Center
Tue, June 20
Toronto, ON
Air Canada Centre
Fri, June 23
Buffalo, NY
KeyBank Center
Sat, June 24
Philadelphia, PA
Wells Fargo Center
Sun, June 25
Washington D.C.
Verizon Center
Tue, June 27
Brooklyn, NY
Barclays Center
Thurs, June 29
Detroit, MI
The Palace of Auburn Hills
Fri, June 30
Cleveland, OH
Quicken Loans Arena
Sat, July 1
Pittsburgh, PA
PPG Paints Arena
Sun, July 2
Newark, NJ
Prudential Center
Wed, July 5
Allentown, PA
PPL Center
Thurs, July 6
Uncasville, CT
Mohegan Sun Arena
Fri, July 7
Long Island, NY
The New Coliseum
Sat, July 8
Boston, MA
Fenway Park
Sun, July 9
Albany, NY
Times Union Center
Tue, July 11
Raleigh, NC
PNC Arena
Thurs, July 13
Charlotte, NC
Spectrum Center
Fri, July 14
Atlanta, GA
Infinite Energy Center
Sat, July 15
Tampa, FL
Amalie Arena
Sun, July 16
Hollywood, FL
Hard Rock Live
 
(Image via NYC-ENT)
 
- Katie Marzullo, YH Staff Editor
katie@younghollywood.com