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Carter may marry in TV special

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Nick Carter could bring his wedding to the small screen.

The Backstreet Boys singer proposed to fitness trainer Lauren Kitt in February, and he says their marriage could be filmed for a TV special.

“There have been offers and opportunities to film the actually wedding, like a TV show,” the 33-year-old said in a recent interview.

Carter and Kitt haven’t set a wedding date, but he says they’re thinking about “early next year.”

Carter is also busy recording a new album with the Backstreet Boys, due out this year.

Carter says he’s also written three screenplays, including a horror film in which he’d play a villain.

Performers set

Taylor Swift and Justin Bieber will hit the stage at the Billboard Music Awards in Las Vegas on May 19.

Billboard announced Wednesday that Bruno Mars and R&B singer Miguel will also perform at the awards show. Those acts are finalists for the milestone award, a new honor presented to an act who has achieved a landmark on the Billboard charts in the last year.

Other nominees include The Band Perry and Pitbull.

Online voting is open for the milestone award and will be narrowed to three finalists later this month.

Happy birthday

Among celebrity birthdays today: Singer Tommy Cash is 73. Actor Max Gail is 70. Singer Agnetha Faltskog is 63. Actor Mitch Pileggi is 61. Guitarist Mike McCready is 47. Singer Troy Gentry is 46. Singer Paula Cole is 45. Singer Pat Green is 41. Rapper-producer Pharrell Williams is 40.

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