AJ McLean

Pop Singer

Birthday January 9, 1978

Birth Sign Capricorn

Birthplace West Palm Beach, FL

Age 45 years old

#12920 Most Popular


Member of the popular Backstreet Boys singing group who has been a contributor for the It Gets Better Project. He also has released music under the pseudonym Johnny No Name. He was joined in the Backstreet Boys by Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Brian Littrell

Before Fame

He acted in several Nickelodeon and Disney Channel programs, like GUTS and Welcome Freshmen.


He suffered a long battled with addiction, including alcoholism. In 2020, he competed alongside Cheryl Burke on Dancing with the Stars.

Family Life

He married Rochelle Karidis on December 17, 2011. Together they have a daughter named Ava Jaymes and a daughter named Lyric Dean. In March 2023, he and Karidis announced that they were separating. 

Associated With

He and Justin Timberlake both found success as members of boy bands in the 1990s.


AJ McLean Highlights
AJ McLean Highlights