Singer Aaron Carter, Brother Of Nick Of The Backstreet Boys, Dies Aged 34.
Singer, rapper and actor Aaron Carter was found dead on Sunday in his home near Los Angeles in the US state of California.
His manager Roger Paul confirms to CBS that Carter is dead and that the cause of death is being determined.
We are extremely touched and shocked to have to confirm the passing of Aaron Carter, Said statement from the entertainer's management.
Aaron Carter became famous as a child, where he toured with his brother Nick Carter and his brother's band, the Backstreet Boys.
Made his debut at the age of nine. He was only nine years old when he released his debut album in 1997.
Later in his career he switched from singing to rapping, and he also appeared in several theater productions.
Aaron Carter has struggled with substance abuse issues for several years.
In 2019, he was on the American talk show "The Doctors", where viewers can get medical advice.
Here he presented a bag with a number of medications for, among other things, multiple personality disorder.
Aaron was also at odds with his twin sister Angel – after all, Nick and Angel applied for a ban on contact.
Aaron Carter has often spoken publicly about his drug past. Around three years ago.
He said he took several medications to manage his mental health issues.