This year not only marks the 10th year since their infamous split, but also celebrates the reunion and announcement of a UK arena tour of pop phenomenon Steps. The band who sung their way to success in the 90s soon became a household name as their dance routines & catchy lyrics captured the hearts of fans all around the world.
The announcement of their 2012 UK tour has been welcomed by an ever-growing fan-base, seen their Twitter following triple in figures & the Ultimate Collection album to reach Number 1 on the charts on the first day of release. STEPS’ return to the live arena will undoubtedly be a highlight of 2012. The reaction from fans has been incredible, (7 shows already sold out) displaying their dedicated affection for the band through all social networking sites.
Formed in 1997, Steps were the Pop Sensation of the Millennium. In total the five-piece have sold 20 million records, and achieved 14 consecutive Top 5 singles. They have won countless awards and had sell out tour after sell out tour all over the globe. They were the second most successful British pop group ever!
After an initial success with their first single “5,6,7,8”, the group signed to Jive Records after the involvement of Pete Waterman, who launched their second single, ‘Last Thing On My Mind’ which gained an impressive No.6 chart position and marked the start of their on-going UK success.
The next single release provided Steps with their signature song and biggest single seller to date. The cover version of the Bee Gees “Tragedy” was paired with an original track “Heartbeat” and released in November of 1998. The single sold over a million copies and occupied the chart for 30 consecutive weeks!
Here’s to a steptacular tour & another 10 years of success for STEPS.
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