A. J. McLean

American male singer, member of Backstreet Boys

Alexander James McLean (born January 9, 1978) is an American musician and member of the singing group Backstreet Boys.[1]

AJ McLean in 2008

In December 2003, McLean and his mother appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show to talk about his recovery from clinical depression, alcoholism, and drug use.[2]

In 2008, McLean performed two solo shows at the Anaheim House of Blues and The Roxy in Los Angeles. The show consisted of his solo material and a solo version of the Backstreet Boys hit, "Incomplete".[3]


  1. Netter, Matt (1999). Backstreet Boys : Aaron Carter : an unauthorized biography. Internet Archive. New York : Pocket Books. ISBN 978-0-671-03539-6.
  2. McLean, Denise; Gotlin, Nicole (2009-06-22). Backstreet Mom: A Mother's Tale of Backstreet Boy AJ McLean's Rise to Fame, Struggle with Addiction, and Ultimate Triumph. BenBella Books, Inc. ISBN 978-1-935251-43-9.
  3. February 25, Jacklyn KrolPublished:; 2019. "AJ McLean's 'Boy and a Man' Will Introduce His Country Album". Taste of Country. Retrieved 2020-09-28.CS1 maint: extra punctuation (link) CS1 maint: numeric names: authors list (link)