Nick Carter Joins the Cast of Dancing with the Stars Season 21

By Lisa Weseman | Aug 26th, 2015

International pop superstar Nick Carter will join the cast of Dancing with the Stars Season 21. The singer, songwriter and actor sparked his career at the tender age of 12 as the youngest member of the iconic boy band Backstreet Boys. Since taking the world by storm in 1995, the band has sold over 130 million records worldwide and has earned five Grammy nominations, countless awards, and an honorary star on the iconic Hollywood Walk of Fame As a standout member of the Backstreet Boys, Carter was named one of People Magazine's “50 Most Beautiful People in the World."  In 2002, Nick released his debut solo album Now or Never and released his second solo album, I’m Taking Off, in 2012. In 2014, Nick and longtime girlfriend Lauren Kitt made their TV debut as a couple in the VH1 reality series, I Heart Nick Carter. Will Nick bring his smooth moves to the dance floor? Tune in to the Season 21 Premiere of Dancing with the Stars, MONDAY SEPT 14 8|7c on ABC.

Earlier this week, Australian conservationist and actress Bindi Irwin and Triple Crown-winning jockey Victor Espinoza were the first stars announced for the cast of Dancing with the Stars Season 21. Stay tuned to ABC.com for more celebrity cast announcements, and see the final roster of celebrity dancers and their Pro partners WEDNESDAY SEPT 2 on Good Morning America.

CAST ANNOUNCEMENTS:  Nick Carter |  Victor Espinoza | Andy Grammer | Hayes Grier |  Bindi Irwin | Alexa PenaVega | Carlos PenaVega

RELATED: Bindi Irwin Joins Season 21 Cast | Victor Espinoza on Dancing with the Stars 

 

Do the Nae Nae|Watch your favorite Pros do the Nae Nae!|Watch Witney Carson, Artem Chigvintsev and more of your favorite Pros do the Nae Nae! Tune in the the Season 21 Premiere of Dancing with the Stars MONDAY SEPT 14 8|7c.

 

WATCH: Watch your favorite Pros do the Nae Nae!

In other Dancing with the Stars news, the Pros were back on the dance floor preparing for Season 21 and ABC's Good Morning America was there to get a first look with past Mirror Ball champions Derek Hough, Mark Ballas and returning fan favorite Karina Smirnoff.  Witney CarsonValentin ChmerkovskiyAllison HolkerArtem ChigvintsevPeta Murgatroyd, Sharna Burgess also hit the dance floor to rehearse the opening number for the Season 21 Premiere, which airs MONDAY SEPT 14 8|7c on ABC.  

MORE: First Look at Dancing with the Stars Season 21 Pros 

Check back at ABC.com for more Dancing with the Stars  with the news and details as we get closer and closer to the SEASON PREMIERE MONDAY SEPT 14 8|7c on ABC!