Yesterday Towleroad reported that Lance Bass became engaged to his boyfriend Michael 'Turkey' Turchin. On a special Sunday edition of his SiriusXM show broadcast from The Bourbon Pub at New Orleans' Southern Decadence festival, Bass talked about how he popped the question, in front of the city's Jackson Square, his favorite spot in NoLa.
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis performed "Same Love" with Mary Lambert and special guest Jennifer Hudson last night at the MTV Video Music Awards, introduced by out NBA player Jason Collins, which took home the award for Best Video with a Social Message. Out singer/songwriter Lambert last week released the video for "She Keeps Me Warm," the full track extension from her chorus on the platinum hit "Same Love."
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis collaborator Mary Lambert discusses her upcoming VMAs performance and why she turned "Same Love" into a solo single. Watch the "She Keeps Me Warm" music video, premiering exclusively on Billboard.com.
The furor over Russia’s new laws has spread to the world of classical music, with some opera fans calling on the Metropolitan Opera to dedicate its opening-night gala performance to the support of gay people.