Kaci Brown And AJ McLean Out To Lunch

Kaci Brown was photographed out for lunch with boyfriend AJ McLean of the Backstreet Boys. The 17-year-old opened for the Boys on their ‘Never Gone’ tour. McLean celebrates his 28th birthday on January 9th. Check out pictures here.

AJ McLean Chats With WBLI

Backstreet Boys star AJ McLean was on the phone from Vienna, Austria with Steve Harper and Big Randy of WBLI in Long Island. AJ talked about ditching the sunglasses since becoming sober, sticking to “American food” on the road but enjoying international food while at home, they then played a word association game, and he revealed plans for a solo album next year. WBLI.com has since removed the audio.

AJ McLean Hobbles About In Malibu

Backstreet Boys star AJ McLean was photographed out and about, with the aid of a walking cane following his on-stage injury in Las Vegas, with girlfriend Katie on August 28th in Malibu, California.

Foot Injury For AJ McLean

The Las Vegas Review Journal reports that the Backstreet Boys’ concert Saturday at Mandalay Bay came seemed to point to an injury to AJ McLean. At the end of the show, the singer was unable to join his bandmates on stage. Instead he sat on the stairs and, after the final bows, hopped off on one foot, helped by a guard.

AJ McLean Spotted In New York City

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I was in New York on 5th Avenue on Tuesday and saw AJ McLean of the Backstreet Boys and his girlfriend walking down 5th. His girlfriend was really pretty: long brown hair and dressed to the nines. He had a hat on and his goatee was freshly shaved- he looked great. He was smoking a cigarette and they looked very happy with each other. Cute couple.

AJ McLean Recovers From Knee Surgery

AJ McLean’s mother Denise posted a new diary entry on her official website on Monday (September 27), where she talked about her Backstreet Boys son’s knee surgery which occurred three weeks ago. “Although the damage to his knee was more extensive than the doctor had anticipated all did go fine,” she said. “What that means is that AJ’s healing time will be a bit longer and his therapy more intensive but by couple of weeks only. He was in a lot of pain the first week after the operation, but with extra TLC from Mom, managed to bounce back pretty fast.”

AJ McLean’s JNN Foundation Hosting AIDS Benefit

Backstreet Boys star AJ McLean’s Johnny No Name Foundation is hosting a ‘Coming Out’ party for benefitting AIDS research on April 4th at Skate Reflections in Kissimmee, Florida. Admission is $30.00. This price includes skating, dancing, Las Vegas style fun, food, one drink ticket and also includes a chance at a grand prize drawing, which is 2 V.I.P. Tickets to VH1 Divas Live and round trip air tickets to Las Vegas to see the show. Divas Live is on April 18th.

On TV: JC Chasez, Nelly Furtado, AJ McLean

Pop acts on television this week include JC Chasez, who stops by MTV’s ‘Total Request Live’ on Monday and ‘The Sharon Osbourne Show’ on Friday; ‘Oprah’ crowns their first ever Pop Star winner on Monday; Nelly Furtado, who performs on ‘The View’ on Tuesday and ‘The Sharon Osbourne Show’ on Thursday; Backstreet Boys star AJ McLean and his mother Denise, who appear on ‘The Sharon Osbourne Show’ on Thursday as well; Hanson, who appear on ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn’ on Friday; and Toby Lightman, who appears on ‘The Late Show with David Letterman’ on Friday.

AJ And Brian Discuss New Backstreet Boys Album

Contributed by elghato:

During Grammy week, Backstreet Boys members AJ McLean and Brian Littrell spoke with the Halifax Herald about the new Backstreet Boys album. “This two-year break has been good,” said McLean. “We’ve all grown apart and back together. Personally I think we’re stronger than we’ve ever been. I’m coming up on two years sober. My life has completely changed. This is my first album with the boys completely sober. I’m looking forward to it. It’s a whole new world for me… Obviously some of the lyrical content will be more adult, not in the sense of vulgarity but we’re all grown men. Some of the stuff won’t be the same poppy stuff we did before.” Brian added, “It’s a little different. We can’t give a whole lot away because we’re in the experimental stage.”

AJ McLean Approves Of Nick And Paris’ Romance

Contact Music reports Backstreet Boys star AJ McLean has given his approval to bandmate Nick Carter’s new romance with Paris Hilton. “They have a really good thing going right now,” McLean said. “He is 24 and just out there, having fun. I think she is the perfect girl for him right now.”

Bad-Ass Bass Sticks Up For Paris Hilton

January 21, 2004 – The New York Post reports Lance Bass defended her honor of Paris Hilton after the heiress’ porn tape co-star Rick Solomon got into an argument with ‘The Simple Life’ star at an Xbox Live party at the Motorola Lounge in Park City, Utah. Paris stomped across the room and starting dancing with the *NSYNC star. The next thing anyone knew, Bass walked over to Solomon, deliberately bumped him and spilled his drink. The two men reportedly had words before Hilton’s posse left. No word what Hilton’s Backstreet Boys beau Nick Carter had to say about the incident.