Various news sources are reporting that Leslie Carter, sister to Pop stars Nick and Aaron Carter, has passed away at the young age of 25. A publicist representing the family states that Leslie died yesterday, Tuesday, January 31st, 2012. All other details about her cause of death are being kept private at this time.
“Our family is grieving right now and it’s a private matter. We are deeply saddened for the loss of our beloved sister, daughter, and granddaughter, Leslie Carter,” the Carter family said in a statement. “We request the utmost privacy during this difficult time.”
Music and movie fans will be able to remember Leslie from when she was featured on The Shrek original movie soundtrack with her single, “Like Wow” in 2001. She is survived by her husband Mike, and their infant daughter Alyssa Jane Ashton, who was born this past April.
Clizbeats.com visitors may know of our in-depth work with Leslie’s brother Nick. In reaction to this sad news, we felt compelled to say that out of all of our years working in this industry, Nick has been one of the most kind, supportive, and genuinely caring celebrities we’ve ever befriended. Our hearts goes out to Nick and the rest of the Carter Family during this tragic time.
From Shrek Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
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