Lachey's passion for music won out over his love of sports when another Ohio native, Jeff Timmons, convinced him to be part of a new vocal group, 98 Degrees.
In 1995, Lachey's high school chum Justin Jeffre joined too, as did his younger brother Drew Lachey.
We kept waiting for them to rip each other’s clothes off.”February 9, 2006 – Elizabeth Arnold, Nick Lachey’s new girlfriend, was photographed on errands around Los Angeles.
Nick Lachey meanwhile changed at a friend’s apartment before heading off to see his brother Drew compete in ‘Dancing With The Stars’.
The 29-year-old hit superstardom outside the band when he got hitched to 22-year-old pop singer Jessica Simpson on October 26, 2002.