Adam Lambert

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Adam Lambert
Lambert at a performance in December 2017
Lambert at a performance in December 2017
Background information
Birth nameAdam Mitchel Lambert
Born (1982-01-29) January 29, 1982 (age 42)
Indianapolis, Indiana, U.S.
OriginSan Diego, California, U.S.
GenresPop, pop rock, rock, glam rock
Occupation(s)Singer-songwriter, Actor
Years active2006 – present
LabelsRCA Records/19 Recordings/Warner Bros. Records

Adam Mitchel Lambert (born January 29, 1982 in Indianapolis, Indiana) is an American pop rock singer-songwriter and stage actor. He moved to San Diego when he was a baby. He is openly gay.[1] He won the Young Hollywood Award for Artist of the Year in 2009. Lambert was runner-up on the eighth season of American Idol and is the first openly gay mainstream pop artist to launch a career on a major label in America. He is most famous for the album For Your Entertainment and the singles "Whataya Want from Me", "No Boundaries", and "If I Had U".

He worked with British band Queen since 2011. He is the lead singer for Queen + Adam Lambert.

Life[change | change source]

Lambert was born in Indianapolis. His family moved to San Diego when he was little. He was raised Jewish. As a child, he participated in theater.

Lambert enrolled in Cal State Fullerton but left after 5 weeks to move to Los Angeles.

Discography[change | change source]

Albums[change | change source]

Year Album
2009 For Your Entertainment
2012 Trespassing
2015 The Original High

Singles[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. Berrin, Danielle (May 29, 2009). "Adam Lambert: Jewish and gay". Jewish Journal. Retrieved January 19, 2019.

Other websites[change | change source]