A.J. McLean from the Backstreet Boys, and his wife, Rochelle DeAnna Karidis, announced via YouTube yesterday that they are expecting their first child. The couple got married in December last year, and wanted to let fans know their big news personally, well, as personally as YouTube gets. Check out their message that is going viral..
“I just wanted to say thank you guys for all your love and support. We recently got married — I was the most recent Backstreet Boy to take the plunge…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!”
And, here the message is from A.J. himself…
Back last January A.J. checked himself into rehab for the third time in one week, and showed his ongoing substance abuse struggles. He also revealed to the world though his commitment to his rehabilitation and that he is aware of his demons and is willing to put in the work to try and take control of his life. Since last year things seem to be going really well for A.J. in this regard, and now he has a wife and a new baby on the way which is wonderful, happy news. Lets send out lots of best wishes to the new parents-to-be!