‘Backstreet Boys’ A.J. McLean will be a new dad, he and his wife Rochelle DeAnna Karidis have announced over YouTube just on Sunday that they are awaiting their first child. The American musician, singer and entertainer,
“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,” the singer, 34, says with his wife by his side.
“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!”
McLean and Karidis had been married back on Dec. 17, 2011 in Beverly Hills. Just earlier this year the pair had moved to Hollywood to the Valley so that they’d have space to raise a family, although McLean said at the time that,
“I think we’ll be married for about three years before we have kids.”