Nick Carter has finally said yes.
After turning down Dancing with the Stars four consecutive times, the former Backstreet Boys member has confirmed to Us Weekly that he’s in for Season 21.
"I’m excited," Carter tells the tabloid of the upcoming opportunity.
Carter, whose brother Aason competed on Season 9 of the ABC hit, says he actually consulted with Joey Fatone for advice on whether or not he ought to sign up.
"He talks about it all the time and I was really debating if I wanted to do it, and he said, ‘It’s a great experience, it keeps you in shape and it’ll teach you a lot of stuff,’" Carter says of his ‘N Sync friend’s words of wisdom.
"He said, ‘You’ll get what you put into it.’ And I’m a hard worker, so I think it’ll be fun."
The full list of celebrities and their partners will be revealed on September 2.
But we can report that Carter joins Bindi Irwin and jockey Victor Espinoza as those thus far announced as stars hoping to join the following list of winners: