You may have moved on with your life, but there's always that one heartthrob that moved you. Doesn't matter the age, every generation has a Leif Garrett. And with New Kids on the Block playing Nikon at Jones Beach Theater on Friday, what better time to look at some other former (and current) teen idols coming to the Island this season. Here are a few:
If you're a kid now . . .
DEMI LOVATO with DAVID ARCHULETA
Part of the Disney Channel-JoBro family, Lovato cannot fail to win the hearts and minds of today's youth. And for the young "Idol" set, there's the cute runner-up from last year, Archuleta.
When | Where 7 p.m. June 24, Nassau Coliseum
Info $36-$46 through Ticketmaster, 631-888-9000. Find available tickets at NY Tickets
ZOMG! The Midas touch award goes to the Jonas Brothers. Movies? Check. TV show? Check. New album? Check.
When | Where 7:30 p.m. July 19-21, Nassau Coliseum
Info: $26-$86, Ticketmaster. Find available tickets at NY Tickets .
If you grew up in the '80s and early '90s . . .
NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK
Question: How many of the little girls who loved NKOTB back in the day are going to bring their own daughters to Friday's show? Get there on time for opener Jesse McCartney, whom your kids may want to see more than the headliners.
When | Where 7:30 p.m. June 12, Nikon at Jones Beach Theater
Info $26.50-$106.50, 877-598-8694, livenation.com. Find available tickets at NY Tickets .
If you grew up in the '70s (and '80s) . . .
He was hot years before Noah Drake came on the scene in "General Hospital" and that hit "Jessie's Girl."
When | Where 8 p.m. Aug. 7, Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury
Info $50-$60, livenation.com, Find available tickets at NY Tickets.
If you grew up in the '60s . . .
THE BEACH BOYS
Who's left from the original? Who cares! Let's go surfing.
When | Where 8 p.m. July 29, Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury
Info $56.50-$66.50, livenation.com. Find available tickets at NY Tickets .
Relive the Beatles in two acts and loads of music from their career, from mop tops to ""Let It Be."
When | Where 8 p.m. Aug. 14-15; 7 p.m., Aug. 16, Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts
Info $30-$40, 631-207-1313, patchoguetheater.com
That hair. That sound. "Frampton Comes Alive!" showed a whole generation the way.
When | Where 8 p.m. Aug. 28, Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury
Info $51.50-$61.50 through Live Nation. Find available tickets at NY Tickets .
If you grew up in the '50s . . .
Oh, Venus! He of the beach party film genre and recently the Home Shopping Network. He also showed this year's "American Idol" gang how to do it.
When | Where 8 p.m. June 28, Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center
Info $75-$125, 631-288-1500, whbpac.org
ELVIS TRIBUTE CONCERT
Elvis is everywhere at this show. With Donny Edwards, Ryan Pelton, LI's own Steve Mitchell, and Rick Virga and All the Kings Men.
When | Where 8 p.m. Aug. 21, Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury
Info $40-$50, livenation.com. Find available tickets at NY Tickets .