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The Wanted

Breaks Up!!!

1/22/2014 12:50 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF
Breakup News

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It's curtains for The Wanted after their upcoming tour -- the boy band just announced they're breaking up as soon as it's over.

The group just released a statement, saying, "This tour will be their last for a while as Tom, Max, Jay, Siva and Nathan have collectively decided to take time to pursue personal endeavours following the tour's conclusion."

Sources close to the group say Max and Nathan have already started solo projects ... and we're told Nathan decided he wanted out after collaborating with Ariana Grande on "Almost Is Never Enough."

The Wanted

  • Glad they came
  • Glad they're gone
The Wanted formed in 2009 and released their debut album in 2010, which included hits like "Glad You Came" and "All Time Low." Their upcoming Word of Mouth tour is set to wrap in May.

The statement goes on to say that "The Wanted" will continue to exist ... just not actively ... which is management speak for "That's all, folks!"

So we gotta ask ...

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2 fly 4 tmz    

Yawn.

87 days ago
2.

Azi    

I never heard of them, so they weren't "WANTED" by me.

87 days ago
3.

gossip_woman    

who the heck are they? a non Justin Bieber story. wow i did not think it was possible.

87 days ago
4.

BLUE UGLY 💩    

Who?

87 days ago
5.

LoganJackson    

Bye Felicia.

87 days ago
6.

Kelly     

Next!

87 days ago
7.

6one9    

BIG NEWS TMZ
No current JB BS?

87 days ago
8.

Cool Papa    

Who?

87 days ago
9.

CLINT    

Wow, how is the world going to get along without them!

87 days ago
10.

bkwardstraveler    

Seriously, I have never heard of this "band".


"... collectively decided to take time to pursue personal endeavours following the tour's conclusion." tells me their music wasn't publicly embraced and their venues were probably having problems getting enough people in the seats ("free tickets!..get em here!").

Another flash in the pan boy band...yawn.

87 days ago
11.

The Man They Call Louis    

Who?

87 days ago
12.

zombie    

Who???????

87 days ago
13.

Azi    

Nostradamus was right !

87 days ago
14.

bbwlover1969    

Who the f*ck are the Wanted??

87 days ago
15.

Jackie    

I have never heard of them, so i don't care.

87 days ago
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