TITLE

Backstreet Boys on the run

PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Advertising Age;7/26/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 31, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes the television spot made by advertising agency Y&R Advertising's New York and Chicago, Illinois office for Sears, Roebuck & Co. The spot features the boyband The Backstreet Boys, under pursuit by a mob of female fans. The advertising campaign will break on August 1, 1999 and will run on teen programming to promote sponsorship of the group's fall North American tour and a sweepstakes tie-in. Their song Larger Than Life will be used in additional spots for Sears products ranging from athletic shoes to Canyon River Blues clothing.
ACCESSION #
18271325

 

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