'NSync Joins Twitter

Posted Sunday August 25, 2013 9:20 AM GMT

Adding excitement to their rumored Video Music Awards reunion, 'NSync joined the ranks of social media with a Twitter account on Saturday (August 24).

With a first tweet of "Mic check, mic check one.. two... is this thing on?!," the popular boy band of the 1990's sent fans buzzing, gaining thousands of followers on the first day.

The band, who boasted hits such as "Bye, Bye, Bye" and "No Strings Attached" won numerous VMA's as well as a People's Choice Award in its heyday.

On Sunday, the group, which consists of Justin Timberlake, Lance Bass, JC Chasez, Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick, are expected to perform at MTV's Video Music Awards.

Fans can catch all the action beginning at 9/8 central tonight on MTV.

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