“I’m not a Carter”: Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter claims
Nick Carter, an American singer, and songwriter who got famous largely from the hit pop music band, The Backstreet Boys, has a revelation. And it’s an interesting one because Nick Carter, brother of Aaron Carter, claims they may not be Carters after all.
Nick Carter shares his family history
Just some time ago, the ‘Carter’ family was airing their dirty laundry in public when Nick Carter and brother Aaron Carter had a spat on Twitter. Nick shared that the family had even issued a restraining order on Aaron.
— Nick Carter (@nickcarter) September 17, 2019
However, the latest news is about the family Carter’s name itself.
According to the pop singer, he is not sure of his actual roots and is currently on the search to find out. Nick Carter took to social media to share the news with his fans. In fact, he even shared the never-known before the inside story to it.
In a long detailed post on Instagram, Nick shared the cause of this confusion and curiosity. He stated that his father was actually adopted by a man with the last name, Carter. His father never knew his dad or his actual name.
So a very interesting story. My father never knew his dad. He was adopted by a man with the last name Carter. So my whole life I was trying to find out who our blood last name might really have been. Years went by. I… https://t.co/vsn56i4m8y
— Nick Carter (@nickcarter) December 16, 2019
According to Nick, his whole life has been a search for his blood name. And he has gone through a lot of work to find it.
Using different DNA websites and available companies for more information, he scoured endlessly to find out who his real ancestors may have been.
A miracle happened
In Nick Carter’s words, “then, one day a miracle happened.” He found out his dad’s long-lost half-brother and a close cousin. Even his dad had never known about him.
Now the entire story is still not known. And we still don’t know if that close cousin may actually be someone important in his bloodline.
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So a very interesting story. My father never knew his dad. He was adopted by a man with the last name Carter. So my whole life I was trying to find out who our blood last name might really have been. Years went by. I searched tirelessly, using all the different DNA websites and companies that were available. Then one day a miracle happened. I found my dads half brother and a close cousin that he never knew he had. I wanted to give you a little peak at this journey of mine because it’s still unfolding. But the truth is that I am not a #carter. The only clue I can give you is this. “I’m gonna go watch #thegodfather .” #ancestrydna #ancestrydna #family #thefamily #backstreetboysdna #dna #notacarter #whatsthefamilyname THANK YOU @ancestry and @ancestryprogenealogists @dna_genie @inmysimpleheart
The story is still unfolding as per Nick Carter, but he wanted to share his journey with his fans.
I wanted to give you a little peak at this journey of mine because it’s still unfolding.
However, he made one thing explicitly clear and said it too
But the truth is that I am not a Carter
He ended the post with a so-called ‘hint’ leaving everyone baffled.
The only clue I can give you is this. “I’m gonna go watch #thegodfather