Mr. Carter, the younger brother of Backstreet Boys member Nick Carter

put out his debut album at age 9 and  Aaron's Party at age 12. Aaron Carter,

a musician and actor best known for the popular song "I Want Candy

discovered dead on Saturday at his Southern California home

Carter quickly rose to fame among teenagers in the early 2000s He was 34.

A spokesman for the entertainment management business Big Umbrella

 Taylor Helgeson, confirmed Mr. Carter's passing

but would not elaborate on the circumstances

When Mr. Carter's residence in Lancaster, California received a call