The year-old revealed he had just 24 hours to tell friends and family before the news came out. The year-old singer, who wed his partner of three years, Michael Turchin last year, revealed he chose not to come out as gay while the band were together because he feared it would tarnish their success. He revealed: "I had a lot of pressures on me at that point. Not only was I keeping the secret from my family, but I also had this career with four of my best friends. There was no way I was going to do that to my four best friends, so, as long as I was with them, I was asexual. Instead, the Bye Bye Bye hitmaker decided to avoid relationships of any kind before the band decided to take a hiatus in , after which he finally felt he was able to explore his sexuality without jeopardising the careers of bandmates Justin Timberlake, Chris Kirkpatrick, Joey Fatone and JC Chasez.
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Bass says that he's involved with Reichen Lehmkuhl and reportedly says that he kept his sexuality a secret mostly out of concern that it would hurt the boy band. Fellow member Joey Fatone was the first band member he told. Rumors had been swirling about Bass, 27, and his relationship with year-old reality-show star Lehmkuhl. She did not return calls today to comment on Bass' magazine interview, which will hit newsstands later this week.
In July , Bass came out as gay in a cover story for People magazine. Of this experience, Bass said, "I was certain from then on that my future was to be involved with space. When Bass was 11 years old, his father was transferred to a different hospital, and the family moved to Clinton, Mississippi. He was also a member of a seven-man vocal group named Seven Card Stud, which competed at state fairs and performed at several social and political events for Senator Trent Lott.
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