09/01/2013 02:58 pm ET Updated Sep 03, 2013

Lance Bass Engaged To Boyfriend Michael Turchin

Congratulations go out to this *NSYNCer!

Lance Bass is engaged to his boyfriend Michael Turchin, according to Us Weekly. Sources confirm that Bass popped the question shortly after *NSYNC reunited on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards on Aug. 25.

The couple, who've been dating since December 2011, reportedly got engaged in New Orleans. Bass proposed to the aspiring actor and model with a black diamond band and even texted his future husband's parents to ask for their permission.

"They're such a great couple, everyone is so happy for them," a source tells Us Weekly. "Their friends and family are thrilled."

Turchin hinted at an engagement on Twitter this morning, posting:

UPDATE: Lance Bass posted this photo on Instagram, confirming his engagement: