Backstreet Boys, New Kids on the Block team for NKOTBSB tour

New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys -- two heartthrob vocal groups that ruled the '80s and '90s, respectively -- will join forces for a summer 2011 arena tour. // Tour dates at SoundSpike

New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys -- two heartthrob vocal groups that ruled the '80s and '90s, respectively -- will join forces for a summer 2011 arena tour.

The groups announced plans for the "NKOTBSB" tour this morning on Ryan Seacrest's radio show. So far, five cities are confirmed for the run -- Toronto; Uniondale, NY; East Rutherford, NJ; Rosemont, IL; and Los Angeles. Tickets go on sale beginning Nov. 19.

The groups will perform live at the American Music Awards, which airs Nov. 27 on ABC-TV, in their first combined televised appearance.

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Today (11/8) at 5:30 PT, an exclusive live video with New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys will air via this Ustream link.

 tour dates and tickets

June 2011
9 - Toronto, Ontario - Air Canada Center
11 - Uniondale, NY - Nassau Coliseum
12 - East Rutherford, NJ - Izod Center
17 - Rosemont, IL - United Center

July 2011
1 - Los Angeles, CA - Staples Center

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