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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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I'm Only a Little Bit Backstreet

I'm Only a Little Bit Backstreet

Backstreet Boy Brian Littrell was at LAX yesterday leaving for parts unknown, when the singer suddenly disassociated himself from his Backstreet Boozers -- a subsection of the band famous for… READ MORE >

Backstreet Booze -- Band Requires Beer at Shows

Backstreet Booze
Band Requires Beer at Shows

Bad Idea: Contractually binding a concert venue to provide a band with booze, when half of said band's members have alcohol problems ... like the Backstreet Boys. But alas, clear as day in the… READ MORE >

- 2015 days ago
Backstreet Boy Sorta Threatens AJ and Nick

Backstreet Boy
Sorta Threatens AJ and Nick

Brian Littrell has seen two Backstreet Boys fall off the wagon recently -- AJ McLean and Nick Carter -- and the guy was serious when he told us they better "clean their act up" if they want to… READ MORE >

- 2019 days ago
"Sober" Backstreet Boy: Gimme Another Shot!

'Sober' Backstreet Boy:
Gimme Another Shot!

If Nick Carter really wanted the public to believe him when he told People magazine that alcohol could literally end his life, he probably shouldn't have been pounding booze onstage with Steel… READ MORE >

- 2022 days ago
Nick Carter: I'm a Huge Sell Out

Nick Carter: I'm a Huge Sell Out

Even though Nick Carter's ex Paris Hilton has been thrown into the middle of the Presidential election -- he doesn't know anything about it. Why? He'd love to tell you. // See Also Nick Carter:… READ MORE >

- 2200 days ago
Nick Carter: Lose,Tom, Lose!

Nick Carter: Lose,Tom, Lose!

Nick Carter unleashed some verbal personal fouls on Tom Brady yesterday. Our sources inside say Nick didn't pay attention to either game that was on, choosing instead to chat it up!… READ MORE >

- 2403 days ago
Backstreet Boys Still Got Jive

Backstreet Boys
Still Got Jive

Rumors are circulating that the Backstreet Men Boys are about to get dumped by Jive Records. NOT true. TMZ talked with a Jive Records spokesperson who told us, "Reports about Jive Records dropping… READ MORE >

- 2417 days ago
Hottest Videos -- Week of 12/30

Hottest Videos -- Week of 12/30

insertBCSinglePlayer(1365214058);Oh no ... this is not good. Cameras caught Lindsay Lohan taking a swig out of a bottle of what we've confirmed is champagne -- on New Year's Eve in Italy. READ MORE >

- 2420 days ago
Nick Carter Blows Off Blonde Hottie

Nick Carter Blows Off Blonde Hottie

Nick Carter was picking up girls left and right in Vegas on Monday night -- and showed one oh-so-awkward way to let this one blonde know he just wasn't that into her. Take a hint,… READ MORE >

- 2422 days ago
Awkward Moments with Nick Carter

Awkward Moments with Nick Carter

A TMZ photog asked Nick Carter last night if he was that guy from *NSYNC. insertBCSinglePlayer(1312349905);Nick's reaction was far more playful than those of Sheryl Crow or Paula Abdul. Quit… READ MORE >

- 2469 days ago

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