- Mission Theater |
- Thursday, April 11, 2013
- 6:30 p.m. door, 7 p.m. show |
- $20 advance, $20 day of show |
- Minor with parent or guardian
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About Aaron Carter
Aaron Carter began his music career at age seven, singing lead for the band Dead End. Two years later he made his first solo appearance when he was nine, opening for the Backstreet Boys at their concert in Berlin Germany, March 1997. The performance was followed by a record contract and, in the fall of 1997, Aaron Carter released his first hit single, "Crush On You."
Being in the spotlight was nothing new to Aaron, born with twin sister Angel, in Tampa, Florida he grew up with two other sisters and an older brother. Aaron's older brother wasn't just any big brother, his just happens to be, Nick Carter of the award winning Backstreet Boys. By 1997 both Aaron and Nick's music careers put them both on their way to super stardom.
His first full-length album Aaron Carter (December 1997) achieved gold status worldwide including countries Norway, Spain, Denmark, Canada and Germany.
On May 18, 1998, Carter released the EP Let The Music Heal Your Soul, a fund-raising project that featured vocals by Carter, *NSYNC, Backstreet Boys, and The Moffatts amongst others.
Now signed to JIVE Records, Aaron Carter was released in the United States on June 16, 1998. His sophomore album, Aaron's Party (Sept. 26, 2000), was also released in the United States under the Jive Label, achieved triple-platinum status/certification. All of this before Aaron was officially a teenager. At 13, Carter recorded the album Oh, Aaron (Aug 7, 2001) which featured his first duet recording with brother Nick. Oh, Aaron was accompanied by a video/DVD of the same name (March 26, 2002) which included footage of his 2001 Concert Tour in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, music videos and personal interviews from Carter.
Carter's next album, Another Earthquake (September 3, 2002), was released during the Rock, Rap, and Retro Tour. The album featured the patriotic-themed single "America A O" and ballad "Do You Remember". The collection album Most Requested Hits, (November 3, 2003) included tracks from his last three albums as well as a new single, "One Better".
Aaron has won multiple awards over his 14 year career including TEEN Choice Awards, Kids Choice Awards, and RTL Young Artist of the Year Award. In addition to music he has also established himself as an Actor in Film, Television and on Broadway.
His Television credits include:
- Figure it Out....Himself (1 episode, 1998)
- Lizzie McGuire ....Himself (1 episode, 2001)
- Sabrina, the Teenage Witch ....Himself (1 episode, 2001)
- 48 Hours Mystery ....Himself (1 episode, 2002)
- Liberty's Kids ....Joseph Plumb Martin (2002)(voice)
- Family Affair ....Liam Curtis (1 episode, 2003)
- 7th Heaven ....Harry (2 episodes, 2004)
- Penn & Teller: Off the Deep End ....Himself (2005)
- House of Carters ....Himself (2006)
His Film Credits include:
- Fat Albert....Darren/The Kid (2004)
- Ella Enchanted....Lead male vocals in "Somebody to Love" (2004)
- PopStar....JD McQueen (2005)
- Supercross....Owen Cole (2005)
- I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With....Marty(2007)
- Seussical...JoJo, The Littlest Who (April 2001)
- The Fantasticks....Matt (October 2011)
On August 17, 2009 the American Broadcasting Company (ABC) announced that Carter would be joining the cast for season 9 of their primetime reality series, Dancing With The Stars. Aaron and his dance partner Karina Smirnoff became an early fan favorite and finished 5th place in the competition.
Aaron is currently starring on Broadway in The Fantasticks, entertaining various film and television offers all while in the studio working on new music and his new album.