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Adam Lambert

Adam Lambert


Famous as :

Singer, actor

Birth Name :

Adam Mitchel Lambert

Birth Date :

January 29, 1982

Birth Place :

Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

Claim to fame :

Runner-up of "American Idol" 8th season


Adam Lambert rose to stardom after participating in "American Idol" season eight in 2008. He, however, started his career in showbiz as a stage actor since he was about ten years old. "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown", "Hello", "Dolly!", "Chess", "Camelot", "The Music Man" and "Grease" were some of the theater productions he got involved into. While acting, the singer who was born on January 29, 1982 also played music with some friends Steve Sidelnyk, Tommy Victor and Monte Pittman under the moniker The Citizen Vein.

Adam Lambert is well known for his signature yelling tone. His rendition of hit singles from the likes of Michael Jackson, Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, U2 and The Rolling Stones gained him praise from the Idol judges. Making it to the finale along with Kris Allen, he got the chance to perform alongside Queen during the finale night.

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Adam Lambert Slams Kanye West's Cover of Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

June 30, 2015 09:41:15 GMT

gave 's cover of 's "Bohemian Rhapsody" a negative review. The "" alum, who's frequently hired to front the legendary band, took to Twitter on Monday, June 29 to let the world know that he didn't like the rapper's performance of the classic during his headlining set at Glastonbury last weekend.

James Taylor Finally Has No. 1 Album on Billboard 200 After 45 Years, Beats Adam Lambert

June 25, 2015 02:06:51 GMT

has just earned his first No.1 album on Billboard 200. More than 45 years after he released his self-titled debut album in 1968 and visited the chart for the first time in March 1970 with his "", he had his latest LP "" landed atop the list.

Video: Adam Lambert Brings 'The Original High' to 'Good Morning America'

June 20, 2015 02:25:42 GMT

took over "" on Friday morning, June 19. The singer was the latest artist participating in the show's summer concert series, performing some tracks off his just-released album "".

Adam Lambert Releases New Songs 'Another Lonely Night' and 'Evil in the Night'

May 22, 2015 17:56:44 GMT

has unveiled two more brand-new songs "Another Lonely Night" and "Evil in the Night" online ahead of his new album "". They are the latest promotional tracks for his third studio installment which is due to hit the stores on June 16.

Adam Lambert Releases New 'Original High' Track 'Underground'

May 16, 2015 04:57:41 GMT

returned on Friday, May 15 with a new song. Called "Underground", it was released as another preview of his forthcoming third studio album "", which is due out next month.

Adam Lambert Premieres Dance-Filled 'Ghost Town' Music Video

April 29, 2015 07:31:42 GMT

Just a few days after debuting "Ghost Town" and its lyric video, has finally premiered the single's official visuals. Directed by Hype Williams, the black-and-white clip arrived via YouTube on Tuesday, April 28.

Adam Lambert Claims He's Slept With Male Celebs Who Aren't Openly Gay

April 27, 2015 09:11:16 GMT

"" alum made a jaw-dropping confession that he has slept with male celebrities who are not openly gay. "I've been with a few of them," he told U.K. Glamour magazine in an interview. He, however, did not name who those male celebs were.

Adam Lambert Debuts Lyric Video for New Single 'Ghost Town'

April 22, 2015 02:51:37 GMT

After being teased with numerous previews, 's "Ghost Town" finally arrived in full on Tuesday, April 21. The "" alum's new single, the first off his new studio album "", came along with its lyric video.

Adam Lambert Unwraps Cover Art and Tracklist of New Album 'The Original High'

April 21, 2015 04:44:22 GMT

has shared the official cover art of his highly-anticipated new album "". The singer took to Instagram over the weekend to post the artwork featuring a black-and-white close-up picture of him donning a black jacket while staring at the camera.

Adam Lambert Unveils Cover Art and Another Preview of 'Ghost Town'

April 17, 2015 08:41:45 GMT

has less than a week until his new single "Ghost Town" is officially released. While fans are eagerly waiting for it, the singer took to Twitter on Thursday, April 16 to unveil the song's cover art.

Adam Lambert Shares Another Preview for New Single 'Ghost Town'

April 07, 2015 08:18:25 GMT

While fans are eagerly waiting for the release of his "Ghost Town", has shared a new teaser for the single. The singer posted on Instagram on Monday, April 6 another preview for the song which is set to arrive in full on April 21.

Adam Lambert Says 'The Original High' Will Be a Dark and Personal Pop Album

March 25, 2015 04:22:36 GMT

New details about 's highly-anticipated new album "" just keep coming. A day after treating his fans to a preview of "Ghost Town", the first single off the project, the singer discussed the song as well as the LP in a new interview with Hunger TV.

Adam Lambert Previews New Single 'Ghost Town'

March 24, 2015 07:08:27 GMT

The wait for 's new music is finally over next month. On Monday, March 23, the singer revealed on Instagram that his new single would be called "Ghost Town" and it would be released on April 21.

Adam Lambert Shares Shirtless Workout Selfie on Instagram

March 09, 2015 04:15:07 GMT

Having just finished his tour with , is going back to the gym and has shared a shirtless workout selfie on Instagram. The snap that he shared on the social media over the weekend showed him sporting bulging biceps.

Adam Lambert Announces Max Martin-Produced New Album 'The Original High'

January 30, 2015 01:52:57 GMT

Earlier this month, confirmed that he was readying a new album with hitmakers Max Martin and Shellback. He has now shared more details on the new project that's marking his first to be released after signing with Warner Bros. Records.

'American Idol': Adam Lambert Returns as Judge, a Busker Makes J.Lo Cry

January 16, 2015 07:59:10 GMT

More than 5 years after he graduated from "", returned to the singing competition as a replacement for , who took time off to be with his wife after the death of her father. The "Whataya Want from Me" singer joined and during the auditions of season 14 in Long Island, New York, becoming the first contestant on the show's history to ever appear as a judge.

Adam Lambert Signs New Deal With Warner Bros., Readies New Album With Max Martin

January 16, 2015 06:54:41 GMT

is readying his first album with Warner Bros. Records. The singer revealed in a new interview with Billboard that he'd signed a major multi-album deal with the label and he'd hired hitmaker Max Martin and Shellback, the duo behind his hit "Whataya Want From Me" from his 2009 debut set "", to work with him on the new project.

Adam Lambert to Reunite With Queen for Summer Tour

March 07, 2014 03:35:42 GMT

is set to reunite with for a North American tour this summer. Along with the British band's Brian May and Roger Taylor, the "" alum made the announcement during a press conference at New York's Madison Square Garden on Thursday, March 6.

Adam Lambert and Chris Daughtry Returning to 'American Idol' as Mentors

February 10, 2014 02:38:20 GMT

"" alums and are set to return to the show. Instead of making musical performances, they will assume mentoring role during their guest appearance.

'Glee' 5.04 Preview: Katy Perry, Lady GaGa and Adam Lambert

October 11, 2013 04:08:47 GMT

It's the s vs. the s in the next episode of "" featuring . After a somber episode to bid farewell to /Finn Hudson, the musical drama series will return with a tribute for two of today's hot female music acts.

Adam Lambert Leaves RCA Over 'Creative Differences'

July 15, 2013 03:52:48 GMT

is no longer associated with RCA Records after turning down an offer to record an album of 1980s cover songs. In an open letter to The Hollywood Reporter, the 31-year-old singer cites "creative differences" as the reason behind the split.

Adam Lambert Joins 'Glee' Season 5

July 11, 2013 03:27:23 GMT

Another former "" finalist is signing up for "". After season 11's runner-up landed a multi-episode arc in the last season of the FOX musical series, is now set to star on the scripted drama show in the upcoming season 5.

Queen Plans Another Adam Lambert Collaboration

June 18, 2013 03:40:03 GMT

One year after successfully fronted in several shows, guitarist Brian May revealed that the collaboration might happen again. In an interview with MTV UK, May said that he and bandmate Roger Taylor were interested in working together with Lambert again in the future.

Adam Lambert Debuts 'Love Wins Over Glamour' at Live Ball in Vienna

May 27, 2013 07:27:21 GMT

Flamboyant rocker can be counted on to bring on the glamour to any event and he surely did not disappoint when he performed new song "Love Wins Over Glamour" at the 2013 Life Ball charity gala in Vienna, Austria on Saturday, May 25. The 31-year-old entertainer added more glam and glitter to the already fabulous and star-studded HIV/AIDS fundraiser.

Weinstein Co. Brings Stephen Coogan's 'Philomena' to Big Screen

May 18, 2013 01:58:59 GMT

The Weinstein Company has nabbed the United States, Canada and Spain rights to Stephen Frears' "" for $6.5 million. Reporting the ongoing talks first, Deadline learned that the studio stepped up as an exclusive bidder as soon as Focus Features dropped out of the bidding, based on a morning screening of partial footage at Cannes Festival.

New 'Dexter' Final Season Promo: Debra Turns to Drugs and Alcohol

May 18, 2013 01:58:43 GMT

A new trailer for the eighth and final season of "" has landed online, giving an extended look at Debra's emotional state after the death of Maria LaGuerta. Hitting a downward spiral, she turns to drugs and alcohol so bad that she's busted for DUI. At one point, drunk Deb says she wants to make an official statement, but what confession she's going to make remains a question.

Jennifer Hudson, Adam Lambert and More Perform on 'American Idol' Finale

May 17, 2013 09:41:56 GMT

As it had consistently done in the past eleven seasons, "" once again brought onstage an all-star line-up of performers for its grand finale, before crowning season twelve champion . Some of the biggest names in the music industry lent their time and talent to the last show of the season to sing with the top finalists, lending their support to the budding superstars.

Adam Lambert Honored With a GLAAD Award

May 13, 2013 02:52:41 GMT

was a big honoree at the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in San Fransisco on Saturday night, May 11. A former member of , , presented the openly gay singer, who took his mom to the event in a Mother's Day tribute, with the Davidson/Valentini Award for his contribution in promoting LGBT equality.

Adam Lambert Confirms Split From Boyfriend Sauli Koskinen

April 06, 2013 06:17:06 GMT

confirmed his split from Sauli Koskinen in an interview with South Florida Gay News on Friday, April 5. "It's been kind of on its way out in the last couple of months," he said in regards to his relationship with the Finnish entertainer.

Adam Lambert to Receive an Honor at GLAAD Awards

March 30, 2013 06:30:12 GMT

24th annual GLAAD Media Awards which will take place in San Fransisco in May will honor with Davidson/Valentini Award. The award is presented to "an openly LGBT media professional who has made a significant difference in promoting equality for the LGBT community." Lambert is the first LGBT artist who topped Billboard 200.

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