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Nick Carter

Nickolas Gene "Nick" Carter (born January 28, 1980) is an American singer-songwriter, dancer, musician, entertainer and actor. He is best known as a member of the pop group Backstreet Boys. He went on to release a solo album called Now Or Never during their hiatus. He has made occasional television appearances and starred in his own reality show, House of Carters. He gained fame in the late 1990s and early 2000s as a teen idol. He is also the older brother of singer Aaron Carter. Carter was born in Jamestown, New York, where his parents, Jane Elizabeth (née Spaulding) and Robert Gene Carter, owned a bar called the Yankee Rebel. Several years later, the family moved to Ruskin, Florida and managed the Garden Villa Retirement Home, where they added to the family. Carter's siblings are: B.J. (Bobbie Jean); Leslie (June 6, 1986 – January 31, 2012); and twins Aaron and Angel (born December 7, 1987). Robert G. Carter has a daughter, Virginia (born 1972), from a previous marriage. Carter's parents divorced in 2003. His father remarried, to Ginger R. Elrod (born December 5, 1974) in 2004, and had a son, Kaden Brent, in June 2005. Carter began auditioning for acting roles in the early 1990s,

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Nick Carter -- Send Bieber Back to Canada ... My American Brother Is Way Better Anyway

Nick Carter
Send Bieber Back to Canada My American Bro Is Better Anyway

Justin Bieber is no Aaron Carter ... so says A.C.'s older bro Nick, who tells TMZ the Bieb should take his Canadian ass back to where he came from, stat! Here's the deal ... we were out at the… READ MORE >

Nick Carter to AJ McLean -- Mind If I Hit You in the Nuts with a Baseball Bat?

Nick Carter to AJ McLean
Mind If I Hit You in the Nuts ... With a Baseball Bat?

The Backstreet Boys are still a bunch of jackasses ... just ask Nick Carter, who went Johnny Knoxville all over AJ McLean's balls today ... WITH A BASEBALL BAT ... and it was all caught on… READ MORE >

- 402 days ago
Backstreet Boys -- Christmas FRAUD in November

Backstreet Boys
CHRISTMAS FRAUD in November

It's barely November ... but the Backstreet Boys are already pretending it's Christmas time. The entire band -- even Kevin -- threw on their obligatory ugly winter outfits for a performance of… READ MORE >

- 530 days ago
Nick Carter -- Taking Time Off Following Sister's Death

Nick Carter
Taking Time Off Following Sister's Death

Nick Carter has two more stops on his tour, but after that the singer plans on taking some time off to grieve following the death of his sister ... sources close to Carter tell TMZ.According to… READ MORE >

- 797 days ago
Nick Carter -- Nobody Told Me About My Sister Leslie's Funeral

Nick Carter
Nobody Told Me About My Sister's Funeral

Nick Carter tells TMZ ... he WANTED to attend his sister's funeral in NY this weekend, but his own family made it impossible for him to be there. 25-year-old Leslie Carter was laid to rest at a… READ MORE >

- 803 days ago
Leslie Carter -- Prescription Drugs Suspected in Death

'House of Carters' Star
Rx Drugs Suspected in Death

Leslie Carter was battling an addiction to prescription medication in the days before her death ... and family members believe she died as a result of an overdose.Sources close to the "House of… READ MORE >

- 807 days ago
Nick, Aaron's Sister Leslie Carter Dead at 25

'House of Carters' Star
Dead at 25

"House of Carters" reality star Leslie Carter -- younger sister of Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter -- died yesterday in New York at the age of 25 ... the family confirms. The Carters released a… READ MORE >

- 808 days ago
NKOTBSB Party in Las Vegas

NKOTBSB
Party in Las Vegas

The guys from the Backstreet Boys and New Kids on the Block hosted parties at Gallery Nightclub and Chateau Nightclub respectively last night -- after they played the Mandalay Bay Events… READ MORE >

- 1020 days ago
Backstreet Boys -- Pink Eye Won't Kill Our Tour

Backstreet Boys
Pink Eye Won't Kill Our Tour

The Backstreet Boys ain't afraid of a little contagious infection -- in fact, according to the band's rep, A.J. McLean's crusty pink eye won't have any effect whatsoever on the remainder of the… READ MORE >

- 1330 days ago
Backstreet Boy Infected with that Pig Virus

Backstreet Boy Infected with that Pig Virus

UPDATE: Brian just released the following video, apologizing to his fans for contracting the virus. Don't stand too close to your monitor, he looks contagious....I don't care who you are, or where… READ MORE >

- 1656 days ago

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