A.J. McLean - Celebriteis attend the World Premiere of 'Captain America: Civil War' at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. at Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Dolby Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Tuesday 12th April 2016
The Everybody hitmaker is preparing to release his new album, The Anthem, and for his first single, Live Together, he is giving fans the opportunity to appear in the promo, which will be shot in Los Angeles on Saturday (07Mar15).
MCLean is aiming to raise $15,000 (£9,375) for his new Live Together Foundation by urging fans to donate $25 (£15.63) to the charity. The first 300 fans who bring their receipt to the video set will receive a limited edition T-shirt, which will be worn in the promo.
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Rochelle Deanna Karidis and A.J. McLean - A variety of stars were snapped as they arrived for the Premiere Of Gravitas Ventures' 'Backstreet Boys: Show 'Em What You're Made Of' which was held at ArcLight Cinemas in Los Angeles, California, United States - Thursday 29th January 2015
The group's new promo for latest track In A World Like This celebrates relationships, and features a number of couples watching major events in recent history - including same-sex marriage.
MCLean was adamant he wanted to support the gay community in its fight for marriage equality through the video.
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Pop star A.J. McLean has undergone hair transplant surgery to regain his lucious locks.
The Backstreet Boys singer, 35, has been suffering from premature balding in recent years, so he turned to medical experts to help with his style transformation.
Sharing before and after photos with fans on Instagram.com, he writes, "Some girls get there (sic) boobs done some guys get abb (sic) implants all to make them happy! This was the one thing I did and I couldn't be happier."
The I Want It That Way hitmakers were taking part in a photo project for celebrity snapper Tyler Shields recently when MCLean took a smack to his groin - although the purpose of the brave prank is not clear.
Video footage of the encounter has since been posted online, depicting MCLean bracing himself for the hit by pleading, "Not in the nuts dude!", before relenting and saying, "Ok, just do it quick!"
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The singer and his wife Rochelle Karidis have revealed they are expecting a baby, four months after they walked down the aisle in December (11).
The couple announced the happy news on Sunday (30Apr12) in a video posted on YouTube.com, saying, "Because we love you all so much, we wanted to share with you - for the first time - something very special. We're having a baby."
Meanwhile, it's not the only good news the boyband has for fans - original member Kevin Richardson is making a full-time comeback to the group.
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The Shape of My Heart hitmaker donned a strapless couture gown and open-toed platform pumps for the gender-bending shoot - just hours before he tied the knot with his fiancee Rochelle Karidis during a Gothic-themed ceremony on 17 December (11).
MCLean hopes the snaps resonate with his followers because they carry an important message.
Shields tells UsMagazine.com, "It's funny because people have a stigma about people in boy bands. A lot of people just think, 'Oh, you are in a boy band, so you must be gay,' which could not be further from the truth. I think we just wanted to play with that."
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Backstreet Boys star A.J. McLean has revealed he and his wife Rochelle DeAnna Karidis tried to sneak out of their wedding early but their plan was scuppered by the guests.
A.J. McLean and his new wife tried to sneak out of their own wedding early.
The Backstreet Boys singer tied the knot with Rochelle DeAnna Karidis last month and while they had a tremendous day, they tried to leave the nuptials at the Beverly Hills Hotel early but their plan didn't go as planned.
He said: "We actually tried to sneak out early, but my dumbass stopped and talked to everyone on the way out the door.
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The singer proposed to girlfriend Rochelle Deanna Karidis while he was celebrating his 32nd birthday at a Las Vegas nightclub in 2010, but their union was rocked when MCLean sought treatment for personal issues early last year (11).
They exchanged vows in a gothic-themed ceremony on 17 December (11) - and MCLean has opened up about overcoming his demons and how his fresh outlook on life made their Los Angeles wedding perfect.
He tells Britain's OK! magazine, "I truly try to put Rochelle's feelings first. Is it really worth it to go out and get drunk and come home and deal with the repercussions? Now it's not.
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The couple stalled wedding plans so MCLean could seek help for a recurring addiction problem earlier this year (11), but he doesn't plan to hold off becoming a dad.
The singer, who is currently honeymooning in Bora Bora, tells In Touch magazine, "We want to start a family."