Aaron Carter, the brother of Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter, has died at the age of 34, and it is just confirmed by his representative.
The musician from the United States opened for the US boy band in a great number of concerts and tours and also had a very successful solo career.
The Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter is mourning the death of his brother and was spotted crying on the stage during the homage.
He performed in London, England, while the photographs of his brother flashed behind him. It was very emotional and he started to cry. Other members of the band rushed to hug him.
We have lost one of our family members and we have got a heavy heart, said Nick Carter. We would like to dedicate this song to Aaron Carter. May he rest in peace.
According to reports, he was found dead in his home in California this Saturday, November 5. His body was discovered in the bathtub. The family hopes that everyone gives their thoughts and prayers to the family.
The Los Angeles County Police Department confirmed that when the officers went to his residence, they found him dead. There is no information about the cause of his death.
Nick Carter broke his silence with an Instagram post on his official account. He says: My heart is broken. Even though I had a complicated relationship with my brother, my love for him never faded. I always hoped that someday we would walk through a healthy path and find the help he needed.
Sometimes we blame others for our problems, but mental illness is the real villain here. I miss you, brother! I love you, baby brother!
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