Adam Lambert - Pre-Idol Performances
Adam has been working hard to build a singing career for quite a while.
Prior to appearing on American Idol, he performed as an understudy (Fiyero) in the LA cast of Wicked.
He performed one major solo as "Joshua" in the 2006 film
The Ten Commandments: the Musical with Val Kilmer. Adam frequently performed in LA venues and a number of YouTube videos demonstrate
his great vocal skills. He hoped that Idol would move his career to the next level - and he sure was right.
Adam's San Francisco audition for American Idol was aired on January 20, 2009. After he received four "Yes" votes from the judges, Kara said
"you'll kill them in Hollywood" and Paula stated "he's the best we've seen in every city."
Adam sang the Rolling Stones hit "Satisfaction" as the last performer in the Top 36 Group 2.
Paula said "you're in a league of your own."
Simon hated the beginning but "parts were brilliant."
Randy "loved it... You're one of the most current artists we've ever had on the show."
Kara said "your vocal technique and ability is outrageous... Who has a range like that?"
America agreed and Adam went on to place second in the competition..
We now provide a separate page for full videos (not just audio) of many of
Adam Lambert's Idol Performances.
We also provide separate pages of performances by many of the other
American Idol 2009 Top 13 performers.
This page features some of our favorite videos of Adam's from the past several years...
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- Adam Lambert at 22 - Brigadoon - 04:15
- 4.93 stars / 2747
- 863365 Views
- Gay Marriage - A Change is Gonna Come - Adam Lambert, MLK, Obama - 02:24
- 4.81 stars / 472
- 36324 Views
- American Idol 2009 - Adam Lambert Demo Reel 2 - quiet side - 07:04
- 4.93 stars / 736
- 628875 Views
- American Idol 2009 - Adam Lambert Demo Reel - 06:22
- 4.83 stars / 3679
- 3356828 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret, New Year's Eve (What's Up) - 04:13
- 0 stars / 0
- 909247 Views
- Adam Lambert: "How Come You Don't Call Me Anymore" at Upright Cabaret - 05:09
- 4.98 stars / 1343
- 207921 Views
- Adam Lambert : Kiss From a Rose at Upright Cabaret - 03:09
- 4.89 stars / 1897
- 446686 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret: I Can't Make You Love Me - 05:08
- 4.9 stars / 2287
- 573459 Views
- Adam Lambert Singing at the Upright Cabaret 3/28/08 - 03:11
- 4.93 stars / 1696
- 532572 Views
- Adam Lambert - The Zodiac Show - Crawl Thru Fire - 04:30
- 4.87 stars / 3043
- 945224 Views
- Is Anybody Listening? (Adam Lambert) - 04:11
- 4.92 stars / 7222
- 1965803 Views
- Adam Lambert - Dust in the Wind - Upright Cabaret - 03:21
- 4.86 stars / 4121
- 1707743 Views
- Adam Lambert- Quiet Desperation - 04:01
- 4.9 stars / 1221
- 541295 Views
- Adam Lambert & Noa Dori singing 'The Prayer'-David Foster - 04:36
- 4.87 stars / 2313
- 667545 Views
- Adam Lambert - Come Home - Upright Cabaret - 04:34
- 4.94 stars / 2586
- 613511 Views
- WICKED Wednesdays 2 (4 of 5) - 05:04
- 4.93 stars / 548
- 218622 Views
- Adam Lambert , Allan Louis, Ali Porter, Ty Taylor, Scarlett Cherry, Rebel-Black Dog - 06:17
- 4.92 stars / 297
- 42439 Views
- As Long as You're Mine-Wicked LA Adam Lambert - 02:15
- 4.81 stars / 385
- 467153 Views
- Adam Lambert, Maya Haddi, Noa Dori sing SHIR LASHALOM (Song for Peace) Arranged by Sharon Farber - 05:42
- 4.86 stars / 1197
- 357974 Views
- AI S8 Adam Lambert Top 36 - 02:38
- 4.96 stars / 382
- 119640 Views
- Play That Funky Music (Studio Recording) - Adam Lambert [Download] - 03:29
- 4.66 stars / 724
- 232402 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret: Gotta Get Through This - 02:24
- 4.72 stars / 489
- 79668 Views
- Adam Lambert at Mt Carmel graduation 2000 - 03:21
- 4.8 stars / 4005
- 1187142 Views
- Adam Lambert American Idol National Anthem Live Miramar Airbase 05/08/09 recorded by Korey Castillo - 01:45
- 4.91 stars / 878
- 205035 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret's New Year's Eve celebration: Crazy - 03:21
- 4.95 stars / 599
- 85995 Views
- Adam Lambert & Illysia Pierce - "The Prayer" (audio) - 04:36
- 4.93 stars / 278
- 36895 Views
- Adam Lambert - Bowie Medley - Kansas City, MO (8/30/09) - 04:54
- 4.87 stars / 123
- 37343 Views
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