Aaron Charles Carter (born December 7, 1987) is an American pop rap singer. The brother of singer Nick Carter, he came to fame as a pop singer in the late 1990s, establishing himself as a "heartthrob" among teenage audiences during the early 2000s. Carter, who has also launched an acting career, is known for media reports regarding his personal life, including his relationships with actresses Hilary Duff and Lindsay Lohan, and his legal problems, some involving his mother.
= Carter was born and raised in Tampa, Florida, where his parents ran a home for senior citizens; the family was originally from New York, where his brother, Nick, was born. His father, Robert Gene Carter, has Jewish ancestry and his mother, Jane Elizabeth Spaulding, is a Mayflower descendant of Welsh, Irish, German, English and 1/4 Blackfoot ancestry.
Aside fron his older brother, Nick (best known as a member of the Backstreet Boys), he also has three sisters: twin sister Angel Carter (a model), Bobbie Jean Carter (recently arrested for assault) , and Leslie Carter. He also has an older half-sister named Ginger