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Image:bio_photo-kevin.jpg Kevin Scott Richardson (born October 3, 1971 in Lexington, Kentucky) is a member of The Backstreet Boys. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... October 3 is the 276th day of the year (277th in Leap years). ... 1971 is a common year starting on Friday (click for link to calendar). ... City nickname: Horse Capital of the World Location in the state of Kentucky County Fayette Mayor Teresa Isaac Area  - Land  - Water 285. ... The Backstreet Boys, or BSB, are a boy band and pop group formed in 1992 by manager Lou Pearlman that grew to considerable popularity in the late 1990s, but quietly slipped away from the charts by the early part of the 2000s. ...


The cousin of fellow Backstreet Boys member Brian Littrell, Richardson grew up on a farm. He had a relatively normal childhood, attending school, enjoying sports, and dirt bikes. Kevin lived in a log cabin until he was eighteen. Brian Littrell (born Brian Thomas Littrell on February 20, 1975 in Lexington, Kentucky) is a member of the Backstreet Boys. ... Bales of hay on a farm near Ames, Iowa A farm is the basic unit in agriculture. ... A male Caucasian toddler child A child (plural: children) is a young human. ... A school is most commonly a place designated for learning. ... This racing bicycle is built using lightweight, shaped aluminum tubing and carbon fiber stays and forks. ...


Richardson also liked acting as a teenager. He belonged to his high school's drama club. Acting is the work of an actor, a person in theatre, film, or any other storytelling medium who tells the story by portraying a character and, usually, speaking or singing the written text or play. ... A separate article is about the punk band called The Adolescents. ... High school, or Secondary school, is the last segment of compulsory education in Australia, Canada, Hong Kong, Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, Taiwan (Republic of China) (only junior high school), the United Kingdom and the United States. ...


In 1992, Richardson, intent on leaving his mark in the show business world, left for Orlando, Florida, where he got a job at Disney World. 1992 is a leap year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Skyline of Orlando at night, from across Lake Eola The city of Orlando is the county seat of Orange County, Florida. ... Cinderella Castle, at the center of the Magic Kingdom, is Walt Disney World Resorts most recognizable icon Introduction Owned and operated by The Walt Disney Company, the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, USA is home to four theme parks, three water parks, several resort hotels and golf courses...


Richardson struggled to get any important show business jobs until the middle 1990s, when he auditioned for a new band forming in Orlando. He was chosen for the band, along with Nick Carter, Howie Dorough and AJ McLean. The band was soon named The Backstreet Boys. // Events and trends The 1990s are generally classified as having moved slightly away from the more conservative 1980s, but otherwise retaining the same mindset. ... Nick Carter Nick Carter (born Nickolas Gene Carter on January 28, 1980 in Jamestown, New York, USA) is a member of the popular music boy band the Backstreet Boys and is generally considered the biggest heart-throb in the group. ... Howard Dwaine Dorough (born August 22, 1973) and better known in the show business plainly as Howie Dorough is a native of Orlando, Florida and a Puerto Rican through his mother and a Irish from his father. ... AJ McLean (born Alexander James McLean on January 9, 1978 in West Palm Beach, Florida, USA) rose to fame as a member of the boy band, the Backstreet Boys. ...


Kevin Richardson was convinced that his cousin, Brian, could also join the band as a singer, and, after travelling back to Lexington, he convinced Brian to fly down to Orlando for an audition. Soon after, Brian was also chosen as a member of the band.


The group became famous worldwide during the late 1990s, and Richardson travelled extensively to many different parts of the world while on tour. Once the tours were over, the band kept busy by making cover photo sessions for such magazines as Tiger Beat, 16, Teen Beat and others. In September of 1998, Kevin's cousin, Brian, had to separate from the group for a short time while he had heart bypass surgery. Tiger Beat, published by Laufer Media, Inc. ... Teen Beat is an American magazine that is geared towards teenager readers. ... September is the ninth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of four Gregorian months with 30 days. ... 1998 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar, and was designated the International Year of the Ocean. ... The heart and lungs (from an older edition of Grays Anatomy) The heart (Latin cor) is a hollow, muscular organ that pumps blood through the blood vessels by repeated, rhythmic contractions. ... This article needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. ... A typical modern surgery operation For other meanings of the word, see Surgery (disambiguation) Surgery (from the Greek cheirourgia - lit. ...


On June 17, 2000, he married former Rockettes dancer and Cher back-up singer Kristin Willits-Richardson. June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... This article is about the year 2000. ... The Rockettes are the best known precision dance company in the world, stationed out of the Radio City Music Hall. ... A contemporary dancer rehearsing in a dance studio Dance generally refers to human movement either used as a form of expression or presented in a social, spiritual or performance setting. ... Cher on the cover of her album Living Proof Cher (born Cherilyn Sarkisian on May 20, 1946) is an American actress and singer of Armenian descent. ...


Kevin Richardson and the rest of the Backstreet Boys announced early in 2004 that they were working together on a new album, and in 2005 they finally released this album, titled Never Gone. 2004 is a leap year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar. ... 2005 is a common year starting on Saturday of the Gregorian calendar and is the current year. ... Never Gone is the long awaited follow-up album to the Backstreet Boys 2000 studio release Black & Blue. ...


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=> Nachrichten | Backstreet Boys' Kevin Richardson Named Corporate Spokesperson For Provectus <= (576 words)
Richardson became involved with Provectus through his introduction to Peter Culpepper, CFO of Provectus, whose daughter Victoria, a young cancer survivor, was the Honorary Survivor at the Relay For Life fundraising event in East Tennessee.
Richardson and the Backstreet Boys were scheduled to attend the Relay For Life fundraiser this past weekend, which was sponsored by both the American Cancer Society and Provectus, however, their appearance was cancelled due to mechanical problems with their scheduled flight.
Richardson is an active cancer patient advocate, especially in the area of colon cancer awareness and prevention, a cause that has become particularly important to him since losing his father, Jerald Wayne Richardson, to the disease in 1991.
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