TODAY | April 05, 2013
>>> they've sold more than 80 million albums worldwide and have countless fans and they continue to sell out stadiums.
>> new kids on the block are out with a brand-new album called "10" and they're going on tour with 98 degrees and boyz 2 men.
>> jordan knight , jonathan knight , johnny wahlberg, and joey mcintyre .
>> you told us we would nefr age, so we like you for that. fans have gathered and they do seem like they're a younger crowd. is that what you guys are seeing as you embark on this new journey?
>> you guys all have kids of your own so and you've been around how many years as a group now?
>> 20? 28?
>> do the math.
>> did you ever think about changing the name?
>> no, not really.
>> the new kids on the block are not the new kids on the block .
>> but there's the beach boys and groups like that.
>> you're right.
>> did you practice that?
>> that's smart.
>> let's talk about this. you guys talked about a reunion at one point and --
>> for a start.
>> five years ago, right?
>> joe , joe actually has a rain man skills where he knows dates.
>> yesterday, april 4th , five years ago we announced the comeback, the reunion on the " today show ." we share the five-year anniversary thing.
>> it's totally right you guys are here with us today.
>> is this all new music, you guys, are people going to hear a different sound, the same sound?
>> it's all new music. 12 songs .
>> joe woke up this morning with a concept that it's a concept album .
>> it's a sound we haven't done before. a big euro --
>> no, pop. some of them, we have a song called "crash" that has that vibe.
>> that's one man's opinion. by the way.
>> danny, tell us about the tour, 98 degrees , boyz 2 men and you guys. what can fans expect when they see this concert?
>> they're going to get a great show. we're all fans of the other groups. so be able to team one them and go out on tour, they're going to get a great show. it's going to be a three-hour show.
>> lots of big hits , lots of hits.
>> this is, it's just us like you know, we teamed up with the backstreet boys .
>> that was a big hit .
>> and it was us and them on the stage at the same time. this time it's just us. so that's going to be pretty cool.
>> what are you saying, you don't like those guys?
>> i love those guys.
>> what is with the pony tail , how old are you now?
>> nobody likes the ponytail.
>> yes, yes!
>> you guys are going to be performing for us a little later in the show, we want to thank you