publication date: Friday, November 17, 2006 (part of Round XXVIII)

category: Music

clue: Boy bandz make massiv hits, even in Hong Kong, with lots of hugs and kisses.

explanation: Mak was a member of boy band Sun Boyz, a Hong Kong-based pop group. The unusual spelling of "bandz" was a hint at Sun Boyz. The word "make" and the unusual spelling of "massiv" were hints at Mak's last name. The band's first hit after Mak joined was "Tic Tac Toe" ("hugs and kisses"). more…

solved by: Steve West and Elliot Farney


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