Lou Pearlman Dead - Former Backstreet Boys & 'NSYNC Manager Dies at 62
The former record producer died on Friday (August 19) while serving a 25-year sentence for his reported involvement in a Ponzi scheme that cheated 1,700 investors out of half a billion dollars back in 2008.
‘NSYNC‘s Lance Bass tweeted about Lou‘s death, writing, “Word is that #LouPearlman has passed away. He might not have been a stand-up businessman, but I wouldn’t be doing what I love today w/out his influence. RIP Lou.”