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 / 2711
- 860617 Views
- Gay Marriage - A Change is Gonna Come - Adam Lambert, MLK, Obama - 02:24
- 4.82 stars / 471
- 36221 Views
- American Idol 2009 - Adam Lambert Demo Reel 2 - quiet side - 07:04
- 4.93 stars / 734
- 628729 Views
- American Idol 2009 - Adam Lambert Demo Reel - 06:22
- 4.83 stars / 3675
- 3355969 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret, New Year's Eve (What's Up) - 04:13
- 0 stars / 0
- 907853 Views
- Adam Lambert: "How Come You Don't Call Me Anymore" at Upright Cabaret - 05:09
- 4.98 stars / 1336
- 206964 Views
- Adam Lambert : Kiss From a Rose at Upright Cabaret - 03:09
- 4.89 stars / 1874
- 445489 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret: I Can't Make You Love Me - 05:08
- 4.89 stars / 2280
- 572412 Views
- Adam Lambert Singing at the Upright Cabaret 3/28/08 - 03:11
- 4.93 stars / 1690
- 532014 Views
- Adam Lambert - The Zodiac Show - Crawl Thru Fire - 04:30
- 4.87 stars / 3018
- 943415 Views
- Is Anybody Listening? (Adam Lambert) - 04:11
- 4.92 stars / 7179
- 1958857 Views
- Adam Lambert - Dust in the Wind - Upright Cabaret - 03:21
- 4.86 stars / 4104
- 1705469 Views
- Adam Lambert- Quiet Desperation - 04:01
- 4.91 stars / 1212
- 540615 Views
- Adam Lambert & Noa Dori singing 'The Prayer'-David Foster - 04:36
- 4.87 stars / 2302
- 665139 Views
- Adam Lambert - Come Home - Upright Cabaret - 04:34
- 4.94 stars / 2569
- 612148 Views
- WICKED Wednesdays 2 (4 of 5) - 05:04
- 4.93 stars / 547
- 218506 Views
- Adam Lambert , Allan Louis, Ali Porter, Ty Taylor, Scarlett Cherry, Rebel-Black Dog - 06:17
- 4.92 stars / 297
- 42343 Views
- As Long as You're Mine-Wicked LA Adam Lambert - 02:15
- 4.81 stars / 384
- 466944 Views
- Adam Lambert, Maya Haddi, Noa Dori sing SHIR LASHALOM (Song for Peace) Arranged by Sharon Farber - 05:42
- 4.86 stars / 1176
- 355911 Views
- AI S8 Adam Lambert Top 36 - 02:38
- 4.96 stars / 379
- 119478 Views
- Play That Funky Music (Studio Recording) - Adam Lambert [Download] - 03:29
- 4.66 stars / 718
- 231209 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret: Gotta Get Through This - 02:24
- 4.72 stars / 484
- 79452 Views
- Adam Lambert at Mt Carmel graduation 2000 - 03:21
- 4.79 stars / 3959
- 1183421 Views
- Adam Lambert American Idol National Anthem Live Miramar Airbase 05/08/09 recorded by Korey Castillo - 01:45
- 4.91 stars / 877
- 204833 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret's New Year's Eve celebration: Crazy - 03:21
- 4.95 stars / 596
- 85721 Views
- Adam Lambert & Illysia Pierce - "The Prayer" (audio) - 04:36
- 4.93 stars / 273
- 36567 Views
- Adam Lambert - Bowie Medley - Kansas City, MO (8/30/09) - 04:54
- 4.87 stars / 123
- 37293 Views
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