Thats because its going to be a whole new generation of Menudo boys and 35-year-old Martin is too old to make the cut.
Auditions for the revamped band begin in October and Menudos managing partner Jeffery Weiner wants boys who are between the ages of 15 to 19 who can sing, dance and speak both English and Spanish.
Also like the original Menudo, the new group will have five members but hopefuls shouldnt look to the old band for musical inspiration.
Weiner says he plans to steer the group away from the sugary bubble gum pop that made the original boys stars and focus more on hip hop instead.
Says Weiner: We definitely wont be doing any cover songs from before we really want to focus on what the kids want to listen to now.
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