Brian Thomas Littrell
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Cousin of Kevin Scott Richardson.
Member of boy group, Backstreet Boys.
Their new album (Millennium) broke the record for most sales in the first week - previously held by Garth Brooks - by selling over 1 million copies in the USA alone.
Grew up in Lexington, Kentucky and attended Tates Creek Senior High School. Still has family living in Lexington and returns often to participate in local events.
Kevin called Brian up in his US history class and he asked him to join the Backstreet Boys in 1993, at the age of 18.
Welcomed first child, son Baylee Littrell (Baylee Thomas Wylee Littrell), on November 26, 2002.
He had opened heart surgery in 1998 to correct a Ventricular Septal Defect in his heart. The defect was located in the lower left and right pumping chambers of his heart.
Met his wife Leighanne Littrell on the set of Backstreet Boys music video "As Long As You Love Me" on June 15, 1997. She played a girl named Donna in the video.
Bandmates: Nick Carter, Kevin Scott Richardson, A.J. McLean and Howie Dorough.
His ex-girlfriend Samantha Stonebraker wrote a book called Backstreet Secrets Only A Girlfriend Can Tell.
Brian and Backstreet Boys group mate, Kevin Scott Richardson, are first cousins. Kevin's mother Ann is the older sister of Brian's father Harold.
Released a Contemporary Christian CD in the spring of 2006.
Son, Baylee Littrell, was recently diagnosed with Kawasaki disease.
Signed a record deal with a Christian Label. [December 2004]
Currently promoting the Backstreet Boys' new album, their fifth, in a variety of countries such as Mexico and China. [October 2004]
On May 2, 2005, CD, Welcome Home, came out. [May 2005]
Currently on tour with the Backstreet Boys and released the group's newest single, "Incomplete". [April 2005]
Brian, Nick Carter, Kevin Scott Richardson, A.J. McLean and Howie Dorough (The Backstreet Boys) have finished their fifth album, due fall 2005. [January 2005]
Released a Christian solo song "In Christ Alone", found in the WOW #1s CD. [February 2005]
Son Baylee has appeared in the Broadway musical, "Disaster".