(NEW YORK) -- Lance Bass is engaged to marry his boyfriend Michael Turchin.
The former member of boy band *NSYNC proposed to his boyfriend of nearly two years after reuniting with the musical group at the MTV Video Music Awards last week, according to Us Weekly.
Bass confirmed the engagement on Instagram on Sunday.
Bass began dating Turchin, an aspiring actor and model, in December 2011. After performing with *NSYNC for the first time since 2003, Bass tweeted "For the first time ever I got to perform w *NSYNC as an out entertainer and was thinking of this man the whole time." Bass came out as gay in 2006.
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