The Backstreet Boys Explain To Chrissy Teigen The Meaning Behind “I Want It That Way”

","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"The lyrics go: ” Tell me why / Ain’t nothin’ but a heartache / Ain’t nothin’ but a mistake / Tell me why / I never want to hear you say / (Never want to hear you say it) / I want it that way / ‘Cause I want it that way.”","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Teigen has a valid point because these lyrics are confusing but ultimately catchy. Fans replied to Teigen in hopes they can clarify the lyrics from the boy band’s 1999 album Millennium.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"But don’t worry the Backstreet Boys themselves helped Teigen out. They responded to her tweet explaining that “it” is referencing heartaches and mistakes. They want you to not want that. Got it?","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"Fans were stunned that the boy band actually responded and explained their tongue-twisting lyrics. One Twitter user exclaimed that Teigen should receive a Noble Peace Prize because fans have been asking for lyrical clarification for years to no avail. But a single tweet from Teigen and now all of the world’s mysterious have been answered.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"","displayType":"twitter"},{"elements":[{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"In September 2016 the Backstreet Boys even admitted to Genius the lyrics don’t quite make sense. They rewrote the song to make more sense but the boys ultimately decided the lyrically confusing track was more catchy.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"To be honest, who cares what the lyrics mean. The only thing that matters is if we revisit the music video the is like a 00s time capsule.","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"},{"text":"The hair, the long jackets, the matching white outfits while dancing in the middle of the airport. Who else do you do know can wear a white beater and a white fedora at the same time besides, A.J. McClean?","level":0,"displayType":"paragraph"}],"displayType":"section"},{"text":"Backstreet Boys Celebrate 25 Years With Throwback Pic","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]},{"elements":[{"text":"Chrissy Teigen Voiced Her Opinion On Male Sandals & Upset Twitter","level":3,"displayType":"header"}]}]; var articleType = 'ARTICLE'; var favoriteImage = ''; var articleDescription = '<a href="" target="_blank" rel="noreferrer noopener"></a>'; var slide_index = parseInt(0); var slide_json = createSlides(slides, articleType, favoriteImage); var initial_slide = slide_index; var initial_url = location.pathname +; var base_url = '/2018/06/04/the-backstreet-boys-explain-to-chrissy-teigen-the-meaning-behind-i-want-it-that-way/'; var next_gallery = '/2016/12/23/ex-brings-erotic-photos-to-exs-wedding-details-photos/'; var first_load = true; var has_scrolled = false; var title = "The Backstreet Boys Explain To Chrissy Teigen The Meaning Behind “I Want It That Way”"; var path = base_url