After months of public speculation about his sexuality, "American Idol" runner-up Adam Lambert , 27, acknowledges that he is gay in the upcoming issue of Rolling Stone. The cover story includes Lambert talking about how he was inspired to audition for the reality singing competition after having a "psychedelic experience" at the Burning Man festival in Nevada's Black Rock Desert. Just a few weeks after he was spotted holding hands and reportedly canoodling with alleged boyfriend Drake LaBry at a Los Angeles nightclub, the musical-theater veteran with a penchant for glam-rock get-ups and black fingernail polish finally provides some straight answers to the nagging questions about his sexuality, and explains why he craftily waited to reveal it. I embrace it. It's just another part of me," Lambert says in the article. I didn't want the Clay Aiken thing and the celebrity-magazine bullsh
Fans Can't Get Over Adam Lambert's Dramatic Transformation
Adam Lambert was recognized as an American singer, songwriter and stage actor. Since the year , he has sold out his 3 million albums and 5 million singles all over the world. He got fame and popularity in the year after he finished as runner-up on the eighth season of American Idol. Later the following year, he launched his debut album, titled as For Your Entertainment, which debuted at the number three in the top of the list on the U. Billboard Adam Lambert was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, U. He was born to mother Leila, a dental hygienist; and father Eber Lambert, a program manager for Novatel Wireless.
Everyone, from the judges to Google to Yahoo to the Vegas odds makers, predicted a Lambert victory. They were right, and everyone knows it. In the end homophobia won, and everyone knows it. Yes, homophobia is alive and well, which is why Lambert lost the ultimate title.
Few American Idol contestants have ever had a voice — or look — as distinct as Adam Lambert! In , the Indiana-born, California-raised performer his family moved to the West Coast when he was a baby, per Biography walked into the Idol audition room and blew the judges, and America, away. But really, don't you get chills rewatching that first audition? It's hard not to see or hear the talent!