Here are US5 with Lou Pearlman. Lou is the one sitting down. (NB: Not a dwarf.)

Lou Pearlman has invented various pop groups in the past, including Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC.

Lou did an interview with us a month or two ago. We asked him lots of questions about US5 and why they would work in the UK. He told us that he had done lots of testing.

» Click here to read the interview.

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