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 / 2748
- 863406 Views
- Gay Marriage - A Change is Gonna Come - Adam Lambert, MLK, Obama - 02:24
- 4.81 stars / 472
- 36326 Views
- American Idol 2009 - Adam Lambert Demo Reel 2 - quiet side - 07:04
- 4.93 stars / 736
- 628880 Views
- American Idol 2009 - Adam Lambert Demo Reel - 06:22
- 4.83 stars / 3679
- 3356835 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret, New Year's Eve (What's Up) - 04:13
- 0 stars / 0
- 909269 Views
- Adam Lambert: "How Come You Don't Call Me Anymore" at Upright Cabaret - 05:09
- 4.98 stars / 1343
- 207933 Views
- Adam Lambert : Kiss From a Rose at Upright Cabaret - 03:09
- 4.89 stars / 1897
- 446701 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret: I Can't Make You Love Me - 05:08
- 4.9 stars / 2287
- 573471 Views
- Adam Lambert Singing at the Upright Cabaret 3/28/08 - 03:11
- 4.93 stars / 1696
- 532578 Views
- Adam Lambert - The Zodiac Show - Crawl Thru Fire - 04:30
- 4.87 stars / 3043
- 945239 Views
- Is Anybody Listening? (Adam Lambert) - 04:11
- 4.92 stars / 7222
- 1965918 Views
- Adam Lambert - Dust in the Wind - Upright Cabaret - 03:21
- 4.86 stars / 4122
- 1707786 Views
- Adam Lambert- Quiet Desperation - 04:01
- 4.9 stars / 1221
- 541299 Views
- Adam Lambert & Noa Dori singing 'The Prayer'-David Foster - 04:36
- 4.87 stars / 2313
- 667581 Views
- Adam Lambert - Come Home - Upright Cabaret - 04:34
- 4.94 stars / 2586
- 613522 Views
- WICKED Wednesdays 2 (4 of 5) - 05:04
- 4.93 stars / 548
- 218624 Views
- Adam Lambert , Allan Louis, Ali Porter, Ty Taylor, Scarlett Cherry, Rebel-Black Dog - 06:17
- 4.92 stars / 297
- 42440 Views
- As Long as You're Mine-Wicked LA Adam Lambert - 02:15
- 4.81 stars / 385
- 467158 Views
- Adam Lambert, Maya Haddi, Noa Dori sing SHIR LASHALOM (Song for Peace) Arranged by Sharon Farber - 05:42
- 4.86 stars / 1197
- 358021 Views
- AI S8 Adam Lambert Top 36 - 02:38
- 4.96 stars / 382
- 119642 Views
- Play That Funky Music (Studio Recording) - Adam Lambert [Download] - 03:29
- 4.66 stars / 724
- 232436 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret: Gotta Get Through This - 02:24
- 4.72 stars / 489
- 79672 Views
- Adam Lambert at Mt Carmel graduation 2000 - 03:21
- 4.8 stars / 4006
- 1187195 Views
- Adam Lambert American Idol National Anthem Live Miramar Airbase 05/08/09 recorded by Korey Castillo - 01:45
- 4.91 stars / 878
- 205037 Views
- Adam Lambert at Upright Cabaret's New Year's Eve celebration: Crazy - 03:21
- 4.95 stars / 599
- 85997 Views
- Adam Lambert & Illysia Pierce - "The Prayer" (audio) - 04:36
- 4.93 stars / 278
- 36900 Views
- Adam Lambert - Bowie Medley - Kansas City, MO (8/30/09) - 04:54
- 4.87 stars / 123
- 37343 Views
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