Listen to 'Rolling Stone Music Now' Podcast: Confessions of a Backstreet Boy

Tune in to our latest podcast in which A.J. McLean tells all

Sex, drugs, boy bands: the Backstreet Boys' A.J. McLean gets real about pop life in a frank, funny interview as his group preps for a Vegas residency. Credit: Tim Roney/Getty

The latest episode of Rolling Stone Music Now podcast is now available. Listen and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify or check it out below.

A.J. McLean talks with host Brian Hiatt and staff writer Brittany Spanos about the pressure of living up to his bad-boy rep, his fight for sobriety, Lou Pearlman's death, why he thinks the Grammys were right to pick Adele and much more as the Backstreet Boys prepare for a Vegas residency.

Listen and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, Spotify and tune in Fridays at 1 p.m. ET to hear the show live on Sirius XM's Volume channel.