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Backstreet Boys Land A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

April 23rd, 2013 10:02am EDT
Backstreet Boys
The Backstreet Boys have been immortalized in Hollywood, landing the 2,485th star on the Walk of Fame.

The 90s boy band unveiled their plaque on Hollywood Blvd. Monday afternoon -- which was declared "Backstreet Boys Day" in Hollywood -- cheered on by a huge crowd of screaming fans.

Singers Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Brian Littrell, AJ Mclean and Kevin Richardson were all on hand to mark their 20th anniversary.

"I love you guys. And aside from my wedding day and the birth of my daughter, this is hands-down the best day of my life," McLean told the crowd, according to E! News.

Dorough a...
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Backstreet Boys Star A.J. McLean Proudly Shows Off Hair Transplant Results

April 6th, 2013 2:00pm EDT
AJ Mclean
Isn't it great when a celebrity admits he or she has had plastic surgery, botox or hair implants? They're just like us, after all!
 
Backstreet Boys singer A.J. McLean recently underwent hair transplant surgery to regrow his hair.
 
In recent years, the pop star, 35, has been suffering from premature balding, so he turned to medical experts to help get back his luscious brown hair.
 
He just shared before and after photos of his style transformation on Instagram, writing, "Some girls get there boobs done some guys get abb implants all to make them happy! This was the one thing I did and I ...
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A.J. Mclean's Sobriety Is 'Sporadic,' Says He's Trying To Be A Good Husband & Father

December 22nd, 2012 2:00pm EST
AJ McLean
Backstreet Boys singer and new dad A.J. McLean is struggling to stay sober. The star, 34, has revealed he has turned to alcohol on numerous occasions since completing his third stint in rehab last year.

In early 2011 the singer sought professional treatment to battle his alcohol and drug issues, and he appeared to be getting his life back on track as he wed his make-up artist girlfriend Rochelle last winter.

The couple had a daughter named Ava on November 27, but that hasn't stopped McLean from going off the wagon.

He told In Touch magazine, "A few weeks ago I had a really bad day, I was...
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Backstreet Boy A.J. Mclean Weds

December 18th, 2011 4:00pm EST
A.J. Mclean
Backstreet Boys star A.J. Mclean has married his longtime girlfriend at a ceremony in Los Angeles, after initially postponing the nuptials for a stint in rehab earlier this year.

The singer proposed to girlfriend Rochelle Deanna Karidis while he was celebrating his 32nd birthday in a Las Vegas nightclub in January last year.

They initially planned to marry in May, but McLean checked into rehab earlier this year to seek treatment "for personal reasons", causing them to delay the wedding.

But the pair has now exchanged vows in front of stars including singer Joey McIntyre, comedienne Kathy...
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Backstreet Boys Singer A.J. McLean Buys Lindsay Lohan's Vampire Photo

May 11th, 2011 1:36pm EDT
AJ Mclean
Backstreet Boys star A.J. McLean has become the proud owner of a picture of Lindsay Lohan posing as a vampire after buying the piece from photographer Tyler Shields.

The Mean Girls star sported fangs and covered herself in fake blood for the shoot with Shields and the snaps were exhibited at his Life Is Not A Fairytale show in Los Angeles this month.

McLean has now revealed he purchased one of the Lohan snaps, which shows her straddling Vampire Diaries star Michael Trevino and pretending to stab him with a knife.

The singer admits he bought the piece because his fiancée Rochelle Karidi...
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A.J. McLean To Leave Rehab Next Week?

January 28th, 2011 2:24pm EST
AJ Mclean
Backstreet Boys star A.J. McLean is "doing very well" in rehab and he's scheduled to be released in a week's time, according to his bandmate Brian Littrell.

The 33-year-old singer has battled substance abuse issues for many years and after two stints in clinics in the early 2000s, he sought help again earlier this month.

McLean enrolled in a program "for personal reasons" and his pal Littrell has revealed the pop star is recovering well and has just a week of treatment left.

Littrell says, "He's good... Just talked to him last night... He's got one more week, he's been there three wee...
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This Week's Shining & Falling Stars: A.J. McLean And Nicole Kidman

January 14th, 2011 11:00am EST
A.J. McLean
Shining Star – AJ McLean: Here’s to heading to rehab without first:

a) Allegedly punching a dancer on your tour (we’re looking at you, Demi Lovato)

b) Failing a drug test while on probation (that nutty LinLo)

c) Reportedly going on a bender with a lady of the night and locking her in a closet (oh wait, Charlie Sheen’s not in rehab yet)

That’s right, Backstreet Boy member A.J. McLean apparently checked himself into rehab before any of these potentially embarrassing scenarios could occur. How refreshing!

McLean, 33, said in a statement, "For personal reasons, I've checked myself into a r...
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Backstreet Boys Star AJ Mclean Returns To Rehab

January 13th, 2011 2:15pm EST
AJ Mclean
Backstreet Boys' pop comeback has hit a stumbling block - singer A.J. Mclean has reportedly returned to rehab to conquer his drug and alcohol demons once and for all.

The singer has battled addiction for years and enrolled in treatment programs in both 2001 and 2002 for alcohol and cocaine abuse.

But a source tells TMZ.com McLean has struggled with sobriety in recent months and is now "out of control", threatening to derail the group's plans to hit the road for their upcoming joint tour with New Kids on the Block.

A spokesperson for the singer had yet to comment on the report as WENN wen...
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Backstreet Boys 'Inconsolable' Debuts On Z-100 Today At 6:00 PM ET

August 6th, 2007 4:29pm EDT
Backstreet Boys
August 6, 2007 - Los Angeles, CA – Jive Records recording artists the Backstreet Boys will debut their new single "Inconsolable" on Z-100, New York's Hit Music Station, this evening at 6:00 PM ET during the Romeo on the Radio Show. "Inconsolable" is the first single from the group's forthcoming album slated for release on October 30.

"Inconsolable" was written and produced by Emanuel Kiriakou (Nick Lachey "What's Left Of Me", Katharine McPhee "Ordinary World"), and co-written by Lindy Robbins and Jess Cates. The track impacts Top 40 Radio on August 27.

This month the Backstreet B...
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Celebrity Birthdays, January 9

January 9th, 2007 3:00am EST
Dave Matthews
Happy Birthday to Spanish PGA golfer Sergio Garcia (1980), Backstreet Boy A.J. McLean (1978), South African born singer/bandleader Dave Matthews (1967), Smash Mouth singer Steve Harwell (1967), Nip/Tuck actress Joely Richardson (1965), "Vera Drake" star Imelda Staunton (1956), American country singer Crystal Gayle (1951), New York Doll David Johansen (1950), Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page (1944), British actress Susannah York (1942), singer/activist Joan Baez (1941), "Gilligan's Island" actor Bob Denver (1935; d. 2005), Green Bay Packers legendary quarterback Bart Starr (1934), "The Good...
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Celebrity Birthdays, January 9

January 9th, 2006 3:00am EST
Dave Matthews
Happy Birthday to Spanish PGA golfer Sergio Garcia (1980), Backstreet Boy A.J. McLean (1978), South African born singer/bandleader Dave Matthews (1967), Smash Mouth singer Steve Harwell (1967), Nip/Tuck actress Joely Richardson (1965), "Vera Drake" star Imelda Staunton (1956), American country singer Crystal Gayle (1951), New York Doll David Johansen (1950), Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page (1944), British actress Susannah York (1942), singer/activist Joan Baez (1941), "Gilligan's Island" actor Bob Denver (1935; d. 2005), Green Bay Packers legendary quarterback Bart Starr (1934), "The Good...
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