Aaron Carter was discovered useless Saturday at his dwelling in Southern California. He was 34.
Representatives for Carter’s household confirmed the singer’s dying to the Related Press. They didn’t present any speedy additional remark.
TMZ, who was first to report the death of the teenager pop icon-turned-rapper, mentioned Carter was present in a tub and that legislation enforcement sources mentioned they obtained a 911 name a few man that had drowned.
The Los Angeles County Hearth Division confirmed to FOX 11 Los Angeles that they responded to a drowning report at a house on Valley Vista Drive however couldn’t verify the id of the deceased.
Carter’s fiancé, Melanie Martin, requested for privateness because the household grieves.
“We’re nonetheless within the strategy of accepting this unlucky actuality,” Martin mentioned in a press release Saturday. “Your ideas and prayers are drastically appreciated.”
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 Photographs)
Aaron Carter was a pop icon within the early 2000s with hit songs like “I Need Sweet” and “I’m All About You.” His first album was launched when he was simply 9 years previous.
He usually shared the leisure highlight along with his older brother, Nick Carter, who’s a member of the favored ‘90s boy band Backstreet Boys.
Aaron Carter & Nick Carter throughout 102.7 KIIS-FM’s 2002 Wango Tango at Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. (Picture by SGranitz/WireImage)
In recent times, Aaron Carter has opened up about his psychological well being struggles amid rumors of drug abuse.
Aaron Carter dropped to 115 kilos and was arrested for a DUI. He mentioned in 2018 that he had been identified with post-traumatic stress dysfunction following the sudden deaths of his father and his sister. Leslie Carter died at age 25 in 2012 of a drug overdose. Their father, Robert Carter, died in 2017.
Within the months following his father’s dying, Aaron Carter admitted to taking a mix of benzodiazepines and opiates to alleviate his stress and nervousness. Then, he and his girlfriend had been arrested on DUI and drug fees in Georgia. Aaron Carter was accused of drunken driving and possession of lower than 1 ounce of marijuana and paraphernalia.
On the time, Aaron Carter shared on social media that he was being physique shamed and bullied on social media.
He revealed on Twitter: “I’m totally damage by a so-called fan that I simply encountered she wasn’t realizing I used to be listening, she mentioned I appear like I’ve most cancers … That is physique shaming. You guys are bullying me. I’ve already adressed my medical points. #bodyshaming …
“I’ve actually had the toughest week of my life, my dad previous away my late sisters birthday anniversary was June sixth & folks #BodyShame me … I’m sorry I’m not fats sufficient. For my pretend followers. (sic)”
His father and sister had been additionally publicly recognized from the household’s 2006 E! actuality collection, “Home of Carters.” It lasted for one season and likewise featured different Carter siblings B.J. and Angel.
Aaron Carter (L) reacts after receiving a congratulation kiss from his sister Leslie Carter after successful an award for “Favourite Rising Star” on the Nickelodeon 14th Annual Children’ Alternative Awards 21 April 2001 in Santa Monica, California. (Picture by Fre
Rigidity between the Carter siblings usually made headlines.
In 2019, Nick Carter filed for a restraining order in opposition to Aaron Carter, claiming his brother threatened to kill his pregnant spouse and unborn baby. In a Sept. 2019 tweet made by Aaron Carter, he claimed he hadn’t seen his brother in 4 years. That very same 12 months, Aaron Carter mentioned he was identified with schizophrenia and bipolar dysfunction.
Aaron Carter additionally earned appearing credit via his look on tv exhibits together with “Lizzie McGuire.” He was on a season of “Dancing With the Stars” in 2009, ending in fifth place with accomplice Karina Smirnoff. He was featured on the Meals Community cooking present “Rachel vs. Man: Celeb Cook dinner-Off” in 2012.
He made his Broadway debut in 2001 as JoJo in “Who in Seussical the Musical.”
His fifth and closing studio album, “LOVE,” was launched in 2018.
He’s survived by a younger son, Prince, who he usually shared pictures and movies of on social media.
This story was reported from Detroit. The Related Press contributed.