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Musician Aaron Carter dead at 34

Musician Aaron Carter has died at the age of 34, Fox News Digital has confirmed via a source.

Aaron Carter found dead in his home Lancaster, California on Saturday.

Local law enforcement sources told TMZ that they answered a 911 call to the singer’s home at around 11 p.m.

Aaron Carter was found dead at his home in Lancaster, CA.  on Saturday.  He was 34 years old.

Aaron Carter was found dead at his home in Lancaster, CA. on Saturday. He was 34 years old.
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Deputy Alejandra Parra, a spokeswoman for the LA County Sheriff’s Information Bureau, told Fox News Digital that the Sheriff’s Department responded to a medical rescue call at 11:58 a.m. from the 42000 block of Valley Vista Drive.

Parra said law enforcement officers found a dead man at the scene, but could not confirm that the man was Carter. She said that as per standard procedure, murder detectives were dispatched.

singer Fiance Melanie Martin issued a statement on Saturday in which it said, “We are still in the process of accepting this unfortunate reality.”

She continued, “Your thoughts and prayers are greatly appreciated.”

Martin asked for privacy as the family grieve. Carter and Martin welcomed son Prince on November 22, 2021.

Carter, Backstreet Boys member’s younger brother Nick Carter, He rose to fame at the age of nine after releasing his self-titled debut album in 1997. Their follow-up album, 2000’s “Aaron’s Party (Come Get It),” sold over three million copies in the US and produced several hit singles, including the title. Songs, “I Want Candy” and “That’s How I Beat Shake”.

Carter’s singles aired regularly on Nickelodeon and Disney and he performed as an opening act for Britney Spears as well as his brother’s boy band. He made his acting debut in the hit Disney Channel series “Lizzie McGuire”, which appeared in the episode “Here Comes Aaron Carter”, which aired in March 2001.

In 2001, he released his third studio album, “Oh Aaron”, which went platinum and featured his first collaboration with Nick. Their fourth studio album was “Oh Earthquake!” was released in 2002.

  The singer's fiancée Melanie Martin released a statement on Saturday in which she said, "We are still in the process of accepting this unfortunate reality."

The singer’s fiancée Melanie Martin released a statement Saturday in which she said, “We are still in the process of accepting this unfortunate reality.”
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Carter starred alongside his four siblings in the reality series “House of Carters” that aired on E! Entertainment Television in 2006.

In 2009, Carter appeared on the ABC competition show “Dancing with the Stars”, finishing fifth with partner Karina Smirnoff.

Carter’s fifth and final studio album, “Love”, was released in 2018.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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