The New Kids on the Block gave their audience a special treat at the Orpheum Theater this weekend, but the fans gave back with a special surprise to show their appreciation to the “five hardest working guys in show business.”
The guys were at Boston’s Orpheum Theater on Saturday for the record release party of their latest album,”10,” which drops on April 2. Fans enjoyed an intimate setting featuring the guys crooning tracks off the upcoming record and a Q&A session. However, in a twist of events, several die-hard New Kids fans were invited on stage to present their boys with five plaques; plaques with a message that can be seen in April’s issue of Billboard magazine:
Donnie, Danny, Jordan, Jonathan, and Joey
25 Years Ago, We Showed the World That Despite the Odds, We Will Always Hang Tough
Five Years Ago, You Came Back to Show That While the Music Industry May Evolve, The Love Between Their Group and Fans Remains
Congratulations New Kids on the Block on the Release of “10”
Your Blockheads and a Million Sisters Worldwide
As the band accepted their plaques, a few tears were shed as Jonathan Knight took to the microphone to personally thank his fans.
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