34-year-old entertainer Aaron Carter died Saturday at his home in Lancaster, Calif. Carter, the younger brother of Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter, started performing at a young age. His first, self-titled album was released in 1997 and reached gold status. His 2000 album Aaron’s Party (Come Get It) went platinum.
Multiple sources said that the “singer-turned-rapper and actor was found dead Saturday at his house,” and that he was found in his bathtub.
Nick Carter broke his silence on Sunday and paid tribute to his brother on Instagram.
Meanwhile, fans and celebrities have been using social media to express their sadness.