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Adam Lambert, American Idol Season 8’s second placer has successfully “invaded” the international music industry after his stint with AI. His debut album “For Your Entertainment” has sold more than two million copies internationally.
The album, with the songs “For Your Entertainment“, “Whataya Want from Me” and “If I Had You” has achieved near platinum certification.
“Trespassing” his second studio album is something music fans look forward to. Adam Lambert is one of American Idol’s outstanding “graduates” because of his achievements. Here are some of them.
- He ranked 5th in LA Times’ Top 120 American Idol contestants
- He earned a Grammy nomination for Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
- His debut album For Your Entertainment” landed no. 3 on Billboard 200
- He was chosen as one of the Most Beautiful People 2010 by People’s Magazine
- He was presented the Best International Artist 2011 by the Bravo Otto Awards
- He had several notable nominations and won numerous recognitions from various award giving bodies with “For Your Entertainment” winning the International Modern Pop/Rock Album of the Year
Reportedly, Adam Lambert had performed, as a lead singer with Queen in Belfast, Ireland in 2011. He would perform with Queen’s Roger Taylor on June 30, 2012 at the Moscow’s Olympic Stadium.
One of the influences of Adam was the Queen Rock band with the late Freddie Mercury as the lead singer. Incidentally Queens’ songs will be featured on April 25 on the American Idol Top 6 Performance show. Queen will perform with the idols on the results show, April 26.
“Better Than I Know Myself” is the lead single of Adam Lambert’s “Trespassing” album.