Friend indeed! Singer Aaron Carter exclusively spoke to Us Weekly about his friendship with the late dancing legend Michael Jackson explaining that what he learned from him and how he has determined to live despite getting down to the same weight as Michael when he died.
Aaron revealed to US Weekly this month,
There were times when I would get scared. You know what I mean? I would stress out because of all the stuff going on inside of me, and then I’d lose all this weight, and then I get in a bad relationship. Then that shit would stress me out, and then I would be emaciated — 115 pounds. I couldn’t believe it,
Aaron Carter Talks About Late Friend Michael Jackson’s Death: ‘That One Really Hurt’
Aaron further continued, referring to Michael, who died in June 2009 from the combination of drugs in his body at the time,
Michael died at 115 pounds. It was heartbreaking. I love Michael, but that’s not going to be me. Look at me. Look at my transformation, in months … My health is very important. Health is very important for everybody, and I was so scared.
As previously reported, in late September, the former child star checked into rehab after being arrested for driving under the influence and possession of marijuana that summer.
And despite he spending time in rehab, the 30-year-old recently revealed that he still smokes weed.