USA Today talked to Backstreet Boys A.J. McLean and Kevin Richardson following A.J.’s trouble with substance abuse which caused their tour to be sidelined. A.J. admits, “I only dabbled in cocaine – alcohol was the main problem. I was drinking at 9 in the morning – having a shot of Jack (Daniel’s) to get me going. I became distant from all my loved ones. I was seeing a shrink, but it wasn’t helping.” Read more.