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98 Degrees Announce Their First Reunion Gigs

July 25, 2012 (2:57 am) GMT
Nick Lachey and the other members of the 90's boyband are set to perform on 'Today' show and MixTape Festival in August.

Boyband just announced that they would perform on "" show as part of its summer concert series. Set for August 17, the gig marks the first performance for , his brother Drew Lachey, Jeff Timmons, and Justin Jeffre as a group in ten years.

"In the ten years since our last performance as 98 Degrees we've each achieved personal success and grown as individuals, while remaining a close-knit family. With so much to celebrate, this reunion is going to be one big party, so whether you tune in to the 'Today' show or join us at the MixTape Festival, everyones invited," they said in a statement made on Tuesday, July 24.

The members are also reportedly in the studio making music. They have not unleashed any new materials since 2000, the year they released their third and last album "".

A day after the TV appearance, on August 18, they will be at the MixTape Festival in Hershey, Pennsylvania. The festival will also feature , , , and .

98 Degrees shot to fame in the 90's with such hits as "Because of You", "I Do" and "The Hardest Thing". Their album "" went quadruple-platinum in 1998. Since the hiatus, each member pursued solo projects.

Nick released two solo albums 2003's "" and 2006's "", and appeared on a reality show "Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica" with then-wife . Drew appeared on Broadway and became a contestant on "". Jeff released a solo album in 2004 titled "Whisper That Way". Justin ran for mayor in Cincinnati in 2005 and took part in an Occupy Cincinnati protest in 2011.

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