Well...not entirely...but there are definitely some parallels, most notably the guys in an airplane/NASA hangar singing into the camera.
Something that's not quite the same? One Direction never match their outfits to one another – well, unless you count their orange spacesuits (we don't).
So mash together the two old-school boybands with One Direction...and there you have it.
Circles, we're going in circles -N pic.twitter.com/PNrtFTuW0Y— 99.897% Updates (@h0tlikepayne) August 20, 2015
Here's the Backstreet Boys:
And here's NSYNC: