Never Gone
June 14, 2005
47:41 (Excluding Bonus Tracks)
Max Martin, John Shanks, John Ondrasik, Dan Muckala, Gregg Wattenberg, Mark Taylor, billymann, Dr. Luke, Johan "Brorsan" Brorsson, Paul L. Wiltshire, Jay Orpin, Victoria Wu, John Fields, Rami Yacoub

Never Gone is the sixth (fourth in the U.S.) studio album released by American vocal group Backstreet Boys. Originally due for release in 2004, the release date for the album was pushed back to June 14, 2005 for unknown reasons. The album varies musically from their previous albums, with a rock sound to the album. Unlike previous albums, the album featured only live instruments.

Track ListingEdit

  1. Incomplete
  2. Just Want You To Know
  3. Crawling Back To You
  4. Weird World
  5. I Still...
  6. Poster Girl
  7. Lose It All
  8. Climbing The Walls
  9. My Beautiful Woman
  10. Safest Place To Hide
  11. Siberia
  12. Never Gone
  13. Song For The Unloved [Bonus Track]
  14. Rush Over Me [Bonus Track]
  15. Movin' On [Bonus Track]
  16. Last Night You Saved My Life [Bonus Track]

Critical ResponseEdit

Initial critical response to Never Gone were surprisingly generally negative due to the change from the band's traditional pop style. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 40, based on 7 reviews.


  • The album is named after a song on it which mourns the loss of Kevin Richardson's father.


Backstreet Boys - Never Gone Full Album 2005

Backstreet Boys - Never Gone Full Album 2005