Angel Carter opened up about her twin brother Aaron Carter‘s loss of life in a brand new interview with PEOPLE. “To lose a twin, it’s an out-of-body expertise,” Angel, 35, stated about Aaron, who died in an unintentional drowning in November 2022. “He’s part of me,” Angel added within the interview, which was carried out earlier than the memorial service for Aaron on July 28. “And it was like when he died, I had this sense of, ‘I’ve obtained to get him in my home. I’ve obtained to deliver him residence and shield him.’ ”
Angel informed PEOPLE that she stored her late brother’s ashes at her residence earlier than she determined to bury them in a cemetery after the interview was performed. “I’ve him right here,” she stated. “And for just a few months after he died, it was my final solution to shield him. I don’t need anyone to do something bizarre with him. Now, I’m burying him subsequent week at Forest Garden. I can’t belief that anyone else shouldn’t be going to take advantage of him. So at the moment, that was my final act of affection.”
The “I Need Sweet” singer struggled with habit for years and a few medication have been present in his system when he drowned on the age of 34. Angel, who additionally misplaced her sister Leslie to a drug overdose in 2012, informed PEOPLE that “fame and cash took over our household.” She additionally stated that her father Robert Carter’s sudden loss of life from a coronary heart assault in 2017 “was the start of the tip” for Aaron.
Angel has made certain to honor her brother on social media since his tragic passing. In December, Angel posted a throwback photograph of the twins, alongside a candy message devoted to the late star, on the day of their shared thirty fifth birthday. “Whereas at the moment is extremely robust, I’m overwhelmed by your love and assist… thanks from the underside of my coronary heart,” Angel wrote within the above put up, earlier than calling Aaron’s loss of life “the worst day of my life.” Angel additionally remembered her sister Leslie and stated that she’s coping with “the intense grief of the loss of life of a sibling” another time.
Aaron’s well-known huge brother Nick Carter has additionally been grieving the lack of his sibling. The brothers had an advanced relationship whereas Aaron was engaged on his psychological well being and substance abuse points. They ended up reconciling earlier than Aaron handed away in November. After Aaron’s loss of life, Nick launched an emotional tune to recollect his brother and let everybody know the way a lot he misses him.