AARON Carter is a former teen superstar and the brother of Backstreet Boys heartthrob Nick Carter.His once squeaky clean image is long dead, and now he's been arrested while driving with his girlfriend, but what do we know about Aaron? Here's the low-down on him...Aaron Carter is a 29-year-old pop star from Tampa, Florida who rose to fame towards the end of the 90s.His older brother is Nick Carter, one of the most popular members of five-piece US band Backstreet Boys.He opened for Backstreet Boys - and even Britney Spears - during his teenage years.Like Justin Bieber, who was discovered at 13, he became a famous singer at a young age, though Aaron landed a record contract at the tender age of nine.The blonde solo star has released four albums, the first being released in 1997 and the last coming out in 2002, and he's performed in numerous stage shows.Over the last few years he's been making a steady comeback with new tracks more obviously inspired by hip hop.In addition to making … [Read more...] about Who is Aaron Carter? Bisexual brother of Backstreet Boys’ Nick and former teen pop sensation battling an eating disorder
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MELISSA Schuman has come forward to accuse Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter of raping her in 2002.The singer was in girlband Dream but her claims against Nick sound nothing short of a nightmare, here's what we know.Melissa Schuman is a 33-year-old singer from California.She is married to dancer Brandon Henschel, after the couple tied the knot in June 2006.The couple has one child, son Elin, who was born in July 2010.Melissa Schuman - a former singer in girlband Dream - has accused Nick of raping her in his apartment in 2002.At the time, Melissa was 18 and Nick was 22, and she claims he performed unwanted oral sex on her before demanding she carry out oral sex on him in his bathroom.Writing on her blog, she said: "'He was stronger and much bigger than me, and there was no way I would be able to open that door or have anyone help me."She then alleges he threw her on the bed and raped her, despite her crying out for him to stop and that she was a virgin saving herself for when she was … [Read more...] about Who is Melissa Schuman, what are her rape allegations against Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter and what are her biggest songs?
HE'S one fifth of one of the biggest boybands of all time, but it hasn't all been plain sailing for Backstreet Boys star Nick Carter.The singer has had problems with drink and drugs as well as run ins with the law over the years, but also overwhelming success in his career, here's what we know about him.Nick Carter is a 37-year-old singer in boy band the Backstreet BoysNick Carter was born Nickolas Gene Carter on January 28, 1980 in Jamestown, New York, making him 37-years-old.The family moved to Florida when he was a child and Nick has four siblings, including fellow singer Aaron Carter.However his sister Leslie died in 2012 from an accidental drug overdose, but Nick didn't attend the funeral due to an ongoing feud with his parents, who divorced in 2003.Nick married wife Lauren Kitt in 2014 and the couple welcomed son Odin in April last year.Melissa Schuman - a former singer in girlband Dream - has accused Nick of raping her in his apartment in 2002.At the time, Melissa was 18 and … [Read more...] about How old is Nick Carter, what are Melissa Schuman’s rape allegations against the Backstreet Boys star and what’s his net worth?
RITA Ora has taken the entertainment industry by storm since bursting onto the scene in 2012.But what are the singer's biggest hits and what Hollywood blockbusters has she appeared in? Here's what we know...Rita Ora is a 26-year-old singer, actress, presenter, judge and model of Albanian heritage.Born in Yugoslavia in 1990, Rita grew up in London after her family fled from Kosovo for political reasons.She auditioned - but later withdrew - for the BBC's Eurovision: Your Country Needs You before signing a recording deal with Jay-Z's Roc Nation label in 2008.Rita's debut album, Ora, was released in 2012 and spawned several chart hits - R.I.P, How We Do (Party), Shine Ya Light and Radioactive.She scored her fourth number one in 2014 with the release of I Will Never Let You Down which was intended to launch Rita's second album.Rita released Poison in 2015 which reached the top 3 and was followed by Chris Brown collaboration, Body On Me, but the album never saw the light of day.Rita, … [Read more...] about Where is Rita Ora from, how old is she, when’s her new album released and when is her tour?
"I’M just admiring myself in the mirror – I’ll only be a second . . .”Manson preens, reclining on a bed fit for an orgy in a dimly lit room on the upper storey of his quaint villa in the Hollywood hills.I’d been expecting something more gothic, more of a Marilyn’s mansion, if you will, when I was invited to his home.But why would anything be predictable in the world of the man who hit the headlines this week for pointing a fake gun at his crowd in San Bernardino on the day of the Texas church massacre?He’s one of the more unnerving people I’ve been stuck in a bedroom with and I leapt at the chance when he said: “I have the new video if you want to see it.“It was filmed in this room — it’s quite the panty-dropper, huh?” he smirked referring to the seductive surroundings before taking a generous slug of vodka.He’s not too mobile, hampered by a chunky leg brace, a legacy from breaking a … [Read more...] about Marilyn Manson chats how death impacted his latest album Heaven Upside Down and creating controversial art — after holding a fake gun to a US crowd
AARON Carter is a former teen superstar and the brother of Backstreet Boys heartthrob Nick Carter.His once squeaky clean image is long dead, and now he's been arrested while driving with his girlfriend, but what do we know about Aaron? Here's the low-down on him...Aaron Carter is a 29-year-old pop star from Tampa, Florida who rose to fame towards the end of the 90s.His older brother is Nick Carter, one of the most popular members of five-piece US band Backstreet Boys.He opened for Backstreet Boys - and even Britney Spears - during his teenage years.Like Justin Bieber, who was discovered at 13, he became a famous singer at a young age, though Aaron landed a record contract at the tender age of nine.The blonde solo star has released four albums, the first being released in 1997 and the last coming out in 2002, and he's performed in numerous stage shows.Over the last few years he's been making a steady comeback with new tracks more obviously inspired by hip hop.In addition to making … [Read more...] about Who is Aaron Carter? Brother of Backstreet Boys’ Nick and former teen pop sensation battling an eating disorder
The Backstreet Boys are in the middle of a huge Vegas residency but they found time to prove they've still got what it takes at a glitzy showbiz bash.The original line-up showed that Backstreet really is back as the lads took to the stage at the ACM awards in Las Vegas, Nevada.Nick, Howie, AJ, Kevin & Brian dominated the pop scene of the nineties and as the Backstreet Boys they became the best-selling boy band in history.Backstreet Boys are following in the footsteps of fellow pop royalty Britney Spears, Jennifer Lopez and Ricky Martin by taking on a Vegas residency.The band never split up but they’ve been absent from the charts for several years and the Vegas shows are just the beginning of a huge global comeback with a world tour currently in the works.They've promised a new album later in 2017 with a headline world tour to follow.The new music was originally planned for 2016 but seems like it was pushed back to fit in the Vegas residency where the band have won rave … [Read more...] about Backstreet Boys give a Larger Than Life performance at American Country Music Awards
GOOD news Backstreet Boys fans – it looks like the popular pop group will be making a huge comeback for 2017 with a UK wide tour.The Sun's Bizarre column exclusively revealed the boy band are making a comeback as a part of their 25th Anniversary tour, and will be performing in the UK.Here’s what we know so far.At present, the boys are holding a residency at The Axis at Planet Hollywood, Las Vegas – but reports suggest that the 1990s power group will soon jet to the UK for a “substantial tour”.AJ, Howie, Nick, Kevin and Brian debuted at the US venue on March 1 and are due to perform shows there until July 1.Tickets and dates for the shows have yet to be announced – but fans should keep an eye on backstreetboys.com for upcoming announcements.Although the band never officially split, they haven’t released an album since 2013.In a World Like This was the band’s eighth studio album and was released via the group’s own record label, … [Read more...] about When is the Backstreet Boys 2017 tour? UK dates, venues, presale info, prices and how to get tickets
The last two years of Paul Gallister's life have been a crazy journey through various music genres, ranging from double platinum albums for Austria's most successful indie rock band Wanda to arrangements for TV shows, soundtracks for political documentaries and even a zombie film - basically everything that a producer, arranger and composer could possibly cover. And the busy Viennese musician is unlikely to get bored in 2017. DW: For a number of years now, the music scene in Vienna has become very active - although from a German perspective it's been pretty quiet for a long time since the Austropop era came to an end. Am I, as a German, seeing that correctly? Paul Gallister: During my childhood in the late 1980s and early 90s, Austropop was still en vogue. Back then, Rainhard Fendrich performed for free to an audience of 50,000 at the Vienna town hall square. Five years later, when I developed an interest in music as a teenager, all that was gone. … [Read more...] about How Austria is carving out its own musical niche
The title of the discussion, 'U2 would not be possible today', said it all. On Thursday afternoon, record executives and industry experts gathered at the 14th annual PopKomm music trade fair in Cologne to discuss why. In the spotlight were the record executives responsible for boy bands like 'Nsync and the Backstreet Boys, the former head of a pioneering hip hop label, an Artist and Repertoire (A&R) executive from Warner in Germany and the editor of Music Week UK. These experts were brought together to debate the reasons why some bands are not being developed and if success stories like U2's rise to fame can even be duplicated in today's climate. Under chandeliers in an auditorium on Cologne's trade fair grounds, the real question was about money. Is it possible, in today's music industry climate, to nurture and invest in an organically formed band's long term future? There were many differing opinions but the general consensus was 'no'. This opinion has never had such a … [Read more...] about Risk and Reward: The State of Music