LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – FEBRUARY 12: Singer and producer Aaron Carter performs on the “Kings of Hustler” male revue at Larry Flynt’s Hustler Membership on February 12, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Picture by Gabe Ginsberg/Getty Pictures)
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Singer Aaron Carter died Saturday at his California dwelling, his rep instructed NBC Information. He was 34.
Deputy Alejandra Parra with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Division stated deputies had been known as to his dwelling on Valley Vista Drive in Lancaster simply earlier than 11 a.m. and located “a deceased individual.”
Additional particulars weren’t instantly obtainable.
“We’re extraordinarily saddened and shocked to verify the passing of Aaron Carter at present,” his rep stated in an announcement. “For the time being his reason behind dying is being investigated. We ask that you simply give the household time and they’ll have extra data when obtainable. We can’t categorical the outpouring of affection coming in.”
Carter, the brother of Nick Carter from the wildly well-liked Backstreet Boys, rose to fame as a pop star within the Nineties. He launched his first self-titled studio album in 1997 adopted by “Aaron’s Social gathering (Come Get It) in 2000, which went triple platinum. It featured the hit singles “I Need Sweet” and “That is How I Beat Shaq.”
The previous youngster star additionally ventured into performing and appeared on “Lizzie McGuire” and ABC’s competitors present “Dancing With the Stars.” He and his siblings additionally had their very own actuality tv present, “Home of Carters,” which aired in 2006.
Lately, Carter was open about psychological well being points and drug dependancy, saying throughout a 2019 interview on the tv present “The Docs” that he suffered from a number of persona dysfunction, schizophrenia, acute anxiousness, and manic despair.
That very same yr, Nick Carter filed a restraining order against his younger sibling after he allegedly stated he had ideas of killing Nick’s spouse.