Adding to the lineup of ’90s pop reunion tours, speculation has reached a fever pitch that ‘N Sync will get back together this Sunday at the MTV Video Music Awards, where Justin Timberlake will receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. Former bandmates J.C. Chasez, Lance Bass, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick are expected to join Timberlake onstage for a rare reunion performance. (The group’s last televised appearance was at the 2003 Grammy Awards.) In honor of the beloved boy band’s (potential) return, TIME revisits 10 musical reunions that hit a high note.
More than 30 years after Led Zeppelin broke up (following the 1980 death of drummer John Bonham), the group still reigns as one of rock’s greatest bands. In 2007, Led Zeppelin’s three surviving members (Robert Plant, Jimmy Page and John Paul Jones) reunited at London’s 02 Arena for a tribute concert for music executive Ahmet Ertegun. Bonham’s son, Jason Bonham, replaced his late father on drums for the show, and the performance was such a success that fans dreamed of a full-blown Zeppelin tour. But it was not to be. Plant, who is currently on tour with his latest band, Sensational Space Shifters, added to rumors again recently when he told an audience in Washington, D.C., earlier this month, “Remember, it’s never over,” he said. “See you soon.”
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