Full names: Keith Duffy, Mikey Graham, Ronan Keating, Shane Lynch (and Stephen Gately, who died in 2009)
Career highlights: All 16 of their singles before their split in January 2000 reached the UK top 5 and they became the first irish act to have four number one hits in the UK charts.
Highest charting single: 'Love me for a reason', 'Words', 'Baby can I hold you', 'No Matter What'

Recommended Tracks:


Love me for a reason
Baby can I hold you
Words No matter what
Picture of you All that I need

Key Facts:

  • Boyzone are an Irish boy band
  • The group has released 6 number one UK hit singles and four number one albums, with approximately 20 million records sold  by 2009.
  • Their goal was to overtake Take That
  • The boys were put together by Louis Walsh.
  • The boys split up with Ronan's intention to go solo, but reunited in 2007 for a special appearance on a charity fundraiser
  • Sadly, on 10 October 2009, band member Stephen Gatley died as a result of a pulmonary edema (fluid in the lungs) at the age of 33 while on holiday in Majorca.