Lance Bass

The latest news about Lance Bass, the gay singer and entertainer who rose to fame in the boy band 'N Sync. Born as James Lance Bass in Mississippi, Bass came out publicly on the cover of People magazine in 2006, and recounted his experiences as a closeted superstar in his biography, Out of Sync. He was honored for the move by HRC. Bass has become a public figure in the LGBT movement toward equality, endorsing such organizations as GLAAD, GLSEN, and Lambda Legal.

The former 'N Sync member announced the big news on Twitter today.

September 01 2013 4:40 PM

The former N'Sync star tells Ricki Lake that despite knowing he was gay since age 4, he prayed nightly that he would "wake up straight."

October 02 2012 2:40 PM

The entertainer-turned-producer has a new documentary that salutes the brave teens who are becoming visible leaders for equality in his home state.

July 12 2012 4:20 PM

Read the messages below.

2:10 PM

Other celebrities have slipped and used the word, saying they also didn't realize it's considered a derogatory term.

December 22 2011 4:10 PM

Lance Bass may cast Kirstie Alley as a pimp.

October 27 2011 12:51 PM

He will highlight his favorite songs and discuss the week in pop culture on his program.

July 01 2011 1:30 PM