, (www.river-rockhouse.com) will play host to pop sensation Aaron Carter on Friday, March 22, 2013. Younger sibling of Backstreet Boys’ Nick Carter, Aaron has followed in his brother’s footsteps by achieving triple-platinum status and going on to reality TV and Broadway success. Chicagoland favorites 7th Heaven will open for Carter.
Aaron Carter began his music career at age seven and made his first solo appearance two years later opening for older brother Nick and the Backstreet Boys. Aaron’s first full-length self-titled album achieved gold status worldwide. His sophomore album, Aaron’s Party achieved triple-platinum status… all before Aaron was thirteen. Three more albums later and Carter was officially a teen heartthrob.
Aaron has won multiple awards over his 14-year career including TEEN Choice Awards, Kids Choice Awards, and RTL Young Artist of the Year Award. In addition to music, he has also established himself as an Actor in Film (Fat Albert, Ella Enchanted, Supercross), Television (Lizzie McGuire, 7th Heaven, House of Carters), and on Broadway (Seussical, The Fantasticks). Recently in 2009, Carter joined the season 9 cast of Dancing With The Stars. Aaron and his dance partner Karina Smirnoff became early fan favorites and finished 5th place in the competition.
Tickets for the all-ages show are $18 in advance or $20 at the door. As an added bonus, fans can purchase tickets for a VIP Meet & Greet experience with Aaron offering a chance to meet the singer after the show, take photos, receive a signed 8 x10 and get other memorabilia autographed. Meet & Greet tickets are available online for $68 (includes entry to the show). Visit www.river-rockhouse.com to purchase tickets – availability is limited.
Located at 106 S. Riverside Avenue in downtown St. Charles, River Rockhouse (formerly Chord on Blues) has been a city institution since 1996. Featuring the very best live music that Chicago has to offer, the venue hosts local and national acts weekly. In addition to live music, DJs and dancing, affordable drink specials, an award winning menu, dart boards, indoor bag boards, and a huge outdoor patio make the establishment a popular hangout.