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Houston Couple Gets Engaged In South America Over The Weekend

It’s a “YES” for the Wilcox-Peranio engagement as the couple announced via social media over the weekend!

HOUSTONFEB 13 — FACE Awards, About Magazine’s Creative Director, Lance Wilcox and his partner, prominent Hue Salon Stylist, Justin Peranio have announced their ‘long-awaited’ engagement.

“Perfect end to a perfect trip with a perfect man! I’m proud and unbelievably blessed to be engaged to Lance Wilcox”  – Justin Peranio

The couple, who have been together since October 2014, made the announcement on Facebook over the weekend from Jaco, Costa Rica. The status update has garnered over 600 likes.

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“Perfect end to a perfect trip with a perfect man! I’m proud and unbelievably blessed to be engaged to Lance Wilcox!”

“Perfect end to a perfect trip with a perfect man! I’m proud and unbelievably blessed to be engaged to Lance Wilcox,” Peranio wrote in his post. The pair was on vacation in South America when Wilcox saw the opportunity to propose.

“We were on the balcony of our condo in Costa Rica,” Peranio says; explaining when the ‘question’ was popped. “He had a black ring box in his hand, and he knelt down and said ‘would you like to go on more adventures together,’ and of course I said yes!”

“Of course he said yes before I even got to ask him the question,” Wilcox says. “But thats what I love about him, nothing goes according to plan.”

With every LGBT engagement and wedding being unique, it’s up to each couple to interpret the traditions of marriage to suit their celebration. With Wilcox and Peranio, both have agreed to a ‘long’ engagement allowing time to plan their perfect day. “LGBT weddings are so new, it’s exciting that we can create a wedding that we want, and not have a book of etiquette to follow.” Wilcox said.

An official wedding date has not been set yet. Stay tuned.

Lady Gaga’s 7 Million Dollar Houston Super Bowl Pad

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EXCLUSIVE: How About Magazine Found Lady Gaga’s Houston Mansion For Super Bowl 51


HoustonFEB 2 – Instead of opting for a five-star hotel the mother monster chose to rent and rent big she did. The world’s biggest pop star has been in Houston since January 29 and will be here until after her Super Bowl performance on Sunday, February 5th.

Unlike past visits to Houston; Gaga had been keeping a low profile until a Starbucks adventure in a black Lamborghini caught wind on social media. Most likely the same black Lamborghini the ‘Joanne’ superstar arrived in at her press conference today.

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Soon after a post to Instagram stirred the ‘Bey-hive,’ that sent media into a speculating frenzy of ‘possible’ collaboration with Beyonce for the Super Bowl 51 Pepsi Halftime Show the photo on Instagram was leading  About Magazine to Lady Gaga’s front door step.

The Mediterranean-style estate sits guarded behind a secure iron wall in the prestigious Memorial area. It should be noted that the security detail does not come with the property. The stunning mega-mansion features five bedroom suites according to the listing. Plenty of space for Gaga, family, and crew and its only 15 minutes away from NRG.

Martha Turner Sothebys International Realty agent Ruth Porterfield has the property listed for a cool  $ 7,495,000.  If thats not in the budget, the monthly rate will set you back an estimated $45,059.

The classically-styled, custom-built residence by Robert Dame features curated finishes and authentic details. Sadly, Gaga not included.

Some of the sumptuous amenities that no doubt Gaga enjoyed include; sheltered outdoor living and dining, resort-inspired pool surrounded by bluestone terraces. Venetian plaster walls and artisan painting. Walnut, alder and cypress wood cabinetry; honed limestone and walnut floors; enormous fireplaces in gathering kitchen and great room; first-floor master wing with onyx/marble-clad bathroom, exercise room.

‘Raining Men’ Disco Queen To Entertain LGBT Houston For Super Bowl

‘Raining Men’ Disco Queen Will Entertain LGBT Houston For Super Bowl

‘Raining Men’ Disco Queen Will Entertain LGBT Houston For Super Bowl

The Biggest Disco Queen Set To Perform Live In Montrose Over Super Bowl Weekend.

HOUSTON — JAN 28 — It’s definitely ‘Raining Men’ this Super Bowl Sunday at the popular Montrose LGBT nightclub F Bar Houston. The nightclub has just confirmed with About Magazine that Disco Queen Martha Wash will be performing live on Sunday February 5.

Martha’s voice has dominated the airwaves and embraced millions of people around the world. She is responsible for some of the top-selling, most recognizable pop hits of the 80s and 90s. “It’s Raining Men”, the cult pop classic, is still heard everywhere… the radio, movies, commercials, TV. “Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)” was the highlight of C&C Music Factory’s career, and sold 5 1/2 million copies worldwide.


Her musical career begin at the age of two in her parents’ church in her native San Francisco. She went on to study opera and tour Europe while only in high school. Martha became part of a contemporary gospel group called N.O.W. (News of The World) and the mix of classical and gospel training accounts for her seemingly effortless transition, from ballads to dance music to pop.

In addition to her vast career in pop music, Martha has also starred in major theater productions, and has recorded numerous jingles and movie soundtracks (Kiss Me Guide, First Wives Club, Mighty Ducks, Gun Ho).

Houston Gay Nightclub Books Celebrities For Super Bowl

Houston Gay Nightclub Brings In Weekend Of Celebrities For Super Bowl Weekend

EXCLUSIVE: Houston’s F Bar Dives Into Super Bowl 2017 With A-List Grammy-Winning Performers All Weekend.

HOUSTON — JAN 27 — It’s starting to look a lot like Super Bowl in Houston. Search lights are shinning, celebrities are being spotted, and NRG Stadium has been filled with ‘balls,’ literally. Tonight sources connected with LGBT nightclub F Bar tell About Magazine that the club has secured a weekend of celebrity icons, a different one each night will perform, starting on Friday, February 3.

Reports say Icon Milira Jones better known as Milira, with chart topping hits like: “Go Outside in the Rain” and “Mercy Mercy Me,” will bring down the house with her Motown era entertainment.

On Saturday night February 4, it is reported that superstar CeCe Peniston, one of the most successful dance club artists in the history of Billboard Hot Dance Music will perform live. Peniston’s career includes scoring five number one hits on the chart within three years. Her signature song “Finally” became one of the biggest dance singles, selling three million copies worldwide.

And it looks that Game day Sunday could be the highlight of the weekend for Houston’s LGBT community. We cannot safely say the name just yet. But it is one amazing ‘Disco Queen.’