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Kelly Clarkson performs on Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show on Tuesday, October 18, 2011. - Provided courtesy of ABC
10/18/2011

Check out photos of two performances by Kelly Clarkson and one by The Band Perry, as well as the reactions of the eliminated contestants on 'Dancing With The Stars: The Results Show' on Tuesday, October 18.

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04/23/2013

Chaz Bono, Cher's son, says he has lost 60 pounds and has detained several of his diet and weight loss techniques.

Bono, 44, had said on the syndicated daytime show "The Doctors" in November that he wanted to lose weight and has struggled with it since he was in his 20s, when he was a woman. He had begun his gender transition in 2008 and changed his name from Chastity to Chaz in 2010.

04/23/2013
Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after week 10 of Dancing With The Stars, before the season 13 finale.

See photos of Chaz Bono, Cher's son, on 'Dancing With the Stars' in the fall of 2011, during the ABC show's 13th season.

11/18/2011
Stephen Ira Beatty appears in a still from his official Facebook page. - Provided courtesy of OTRC / Facebook

Warren Beatty and Annette Bening's transgender 19-year-old son Stephen Ira Beatty has been making headlines for saying he doesn't want Chaz Bono to be the spokesmodel for transgendered people.

Bono, the transgendered son of singer Cher and a recent "Dancing With The Stars" contestant, opened up about undergoing a sex change to become a man and made several comments which Stephen Ira believes to be misogynistic.

11/04/2011
Neil Patrick Harris and partner David Burtka are honored by the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center at its 40th Anniversary Gala on Nov. 12, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Neil Patrick Harris, partner David Burtka and Chaz Bono were recently honored by the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center at its 40th Anniversary Gala.

Harris and Burtka, who have supported the group and other LGBT organizations for years, were given the Rand Schrader Distinguished Achievement Award at the event on Saturday. The two have been together for more than six years and are parents to twins.

01/07/2012
Chaz Bono talks about being part of the cast of Dancing With The Stars season 13 on Monday, Aug. 29, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Chaz Bono has been making several life changes lately, ending his engagement to his longtime girlfriend Jennifer Elia and now making plans to undergo penile reconstruction, the final step in his transition from female to male.

The LGBT activist and recent "Dancing With The Stars" contestant told Rolling Stone magazine that he was saving up for the risky surgery and discussed the options.

12/19/2011
Chaz Bono and Jennifer Elia appear in a still from the OWN documentary, Being Chaz. - Provided courtesy of OWN

Chaz Bono shared his proposal to longtime girlfriend Jennifer Elia just weeks ago on the OWN documentary, "Being Chaz," but the LGBT activist and recent "Dancing With The Stars" contestant has now ended his engagement.

"They leave this relationship with great love, respect and affection toward one another. No further amplification will be forthcoming and they ask that you respect their privacy at this time," Bono's publicist Howard Bragman said in a statement to TMZ.

11/26/2011
Chaz Bono and Jennifer Elia appear in a still from the OWN documentary, Being Chaz. - Provided courtesy of OWN

Chaz Bono didn't take home the "Dancing With The Stars" mirror ball trophy, but he got the next best thing -- another OWN documentary special.

And when the documentary airs on Sunday, November 27, fans will see the LGBT activist propose to his longtime girlfriend Jennifer Elia.

11/23/2011
Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the finale of season 13 of Dancing With The Stars. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the finale of season 13 of 'Dancing With The Stars.'
11/21/2011
Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after week 10 of Dancing With The Stars, before the season 13 finale. Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after week 10 of 'Dancing With The Stars,' before the season 13 finale.
11/14/2011
Chaz Bono is honored by the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center at its 40th Anniversary Gala on Nov. 12, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Chaz Bono is honored by L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center in November 2011.
10/11/2011
Dancing with the Stars two-time champion Julianne Hough returned to perform a dancing duet with her Footloose co-star Kenny Wormald to their remake of Holding Out For A Hero on Dancing With The Stars: The Result Show on Tuesday, October 11, 2011. - Provided courtesy of ABC

See photos of Julianne Hough's return to 'Dancing With The Stars' and her dance routines with 'Footloose' co-star Kenny Wormald and brother Derek Hough. You can also see photos from performances by Raphael Saadiq, Blake Shelton and Susan Boyle on the fourth 'Dancing With The Stars' results show of season 13 on October 11, 2011.

10/04/2011
Mary J. Blige visited Dancing With The Stars performed her hit song Real Love and 25/8 on Dancing With The Stars: The Result Show on Tuesday, October 4, 2011. - Provided courtesy of ABC

See photos of Mary J. Blige, Estelle and Chubby Checker performing on the third 'Dancing With The Stars' results show of season 13 on October 4, 2011.

10/27/2011
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Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the sixth elimination on season 13 of Dancing With The Stars.

Just because Chaz Bono was booted from the ballroom this week on "Dancing With The Stars," it doesn't mean the LGBT activist is going away from the spotlight.

It was announced on Thursday that Bono will star in a follow-up to his OWN documentary special "Becoming Chaz" which aired in May. The new documentary special will be titled "Being Chaz" and will chronicle Bono's relationship with his girlfriend after his gender reassignment surgery.

10/25/2011
Chaz Bono talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com after the sixth elimination on season 13 of Dancing With The Stars.

Warning: Spoilers ahead. Chaz Bono's casting on the 13th season of "Dancing With The Stars" was controversial from the start and the LGBT activist set out to win the hearts television audiences. Though it was an uphill battle, Bono said his time on the show was "a life-changing experience."

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