The Sun UK: Who is Adam Lambert? Queen singer, American Idol runner-up and LGBT activist – what we know
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Posted at : Saturday, December 10, 2016
WITH millions of album sales to his name and a voice that is the envy of the industry, Adam Lambert is one of the hottest musical talents on the planet.The former American Idol runner-up is lined up to sing alongside Saara Aalto in the traditional X Factor final duet this year.
Adam was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, the son of a Leila, a dental hygienist, and Eder Lambert, a program manager of Norwegian descent.
The 34-year-old was raised as Jewish, the religion of his mother, and has a younger brother called Neal – the family moved to San Diego, California shortly after he was born.
American IdolAdam spent several years striving for his big break, fronting an underground rock band The Citizen Vein while performing in musical theatre productions.
He was an understudy for the role of Fiyero in the hit musical Wicked, and toured as an ensemble member with the show from 2005 to 2008.
His big break came when he auditioned for the eighth season of American Idol in 2009, wowing the judges with performances of classic tracks “Rock with You” and Queen’s “Bohemian Rhapsody”.
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