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Kelly Clarkson accepts a Grammy Award for Best Pop Vocal Album for Stronger at the 55th Annual Grammy Awards.
08/06/2013

From singing cover songs in front of millions of television viewers a week, to selling hit records and garnering numerous awards, see what past 'American Idol' contestants, including favorites such as Kelly Clarkson, Carrie Underwood and Adam Lambert, have been up to since becoming stars on FOX's hit singing competition show.

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03/06/2014
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Adam Lambert appears with Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor on ABCs Good Morning America as co-anchor Josh Elliot looks on. The American Idol alum announced he is touring with the legendary rock group. - Provided courtesy of ABC / Ida Mae Astute

Adam Lambert will rock you this summer -- with Queen.

The 32-year-old "American Idol" alum and glam rocker announced on ABC's "Good Morning America" on Thursday, March 6, that he is set to go on a North American tour this summer with the legendary British rock group, once headed by iconic singer Freddie Mercury, who died at age 45 in 1991. Lambert has performed with guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor before -- at the 2013 iHeartRadio Music Festival, at several concerts in Europe in 2012, at the 2011 MTV Europe Music Awards and on "American Idol."

01/20/2011
Adam Lambert, glam rocker and American Idol alum, speaks to OnTheRedCarpet.com at the L.A. premiere of RuPauls Drag Race season three in January 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC Adam Lambert tells OnTheRedCarpet.com about his connection to 'RuPaul's Drag Race.'
03/06/2014
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Adam Lambert appears with Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor (not pictured) at a press conference at New York Citys Madison Square Garden on March 6, 2014, in which they announced a summer North American tour. - Provided courtesy of Marion Curtis / Startraksphoto.com

Adam Lambert and Queen members Brian May and Roger Taylor announced a North America summer tour at a press conference in New York on March 6, 2014 - see photos.

02/10/2014
Adam Lambert appears at the Family Equality Councils Los Angeles Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2014. - Provided courtesy of Sara De Boer / Startraksphoto.com

See photos of Adam Lambert with his mom, Darren Criss and 2 other "Glee" stars (including Darren Criss), a 'Married With Children' actress and others at the Family Equality Council's annual Los Angeles Awards Dinner on Feb. 8, 2014.

12/11/2013
Glee star Jane Lynch recieves Trevor Project Hero Award for her work with LGBT youth - Provided courtesy of OTRC 'Glee' star Jane Lynch received Trevor Project Hero Award for her work with LGBT youth at the Trevor Live event.
07/11/2013
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Adam Lambert will join the FOX musical series "Glee" this fall, co-creator Ryan Murphy says, adding that the glam rocker and "American Idol" alum is "super talented."

The casting comes weeks after TVLine reported that original stars Amber Riley (Mercedes), Heather Morris (Brittany), Mark Salling (Puck), and Harry Shum, Jr. (Mike) won't return as regulars for the upcoming fifth season.

05/17/2013
Former finalist and glam rocker Adam Lambert talks to reporters backstage after the American Idol season 12 finale on May 16, 2013. Candice Glover beat Kree Harrison to win the title. - Provided courtesy of FOX

Will Adam Lambert become the next new "American Idol" judge?

No talks have been confirmed, but the former finalist and glam rocker is very interested in the job.

05/17/2013
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Former finalist and glam rocker Adam Lambert talks to reporters backstage after the American Idol season 12 finale on May 16, 2013. Candice Glover beat Kree Harrison to win the title. - Provided courtesy of none / FOX Adam Lambert talks about Queen, new music and Broadway after the 'American Idol' season 12 finale.
02/25/2011
Jennifer Hudson in an advertisement for Weight Watchers in 2010. - Provided courtesy of Weight Watchers/JenniferHudson.com Check out what past 'American Idol' stars have been up to, such as Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson and Jennifer Hudson.
12/31/2012

Adam Lambert is not impressed by the singing skills of several of the actors in the new "Les Miserables" musical film.

The 30-year-old "American Idol" alum gave a Tweet-by-Tweet review of the movie, which is based on the hit Broadway show, on his Twitter page on December 30. While Lambert does not have Broadway experience, he has starred in several musicals, including "Hair," "The Ten Commandments: The Musical" in 2004 with Val Kilmer and the popular "Wizard of Oz" prequel musical "Wicked."

11/19/2012
Adam Lambert appears in a promotional photo for the VH1 Divas dance party which is set to take place on Sunday, December 16, 2012. - Provided courtesy of VH1

Adam Lambert is set to host the 2012 "VH1 Divas" which will feature performances from Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato and Jordin Sparks, as well as from the glam rocker himself.

The "VH1 Divas" dance party is set to celebrate current and classic dance music. This is the biggest hosting gig for Lambert, a self-proclaimed "sometimes diva" who is also an "American Idol" alum.

03/29/2012

Adam Lambert's epic appearance with Queen will not happen after all.

The gig was set to happen in July during the second day of the 2012 Sonisphere hard rock festival at Knebworth Park in Stevenage, located north of London. However, festival organizers announced on March 29 that the festival has been canceled.

04/09/2011
Audrina Patridge of The Hills chats with On The Red Carpet host Rachel Smith about her new reality show Audrina on VH1 at the Reality Rocks Expo at the Los Angeles Convention Center on April 10, 2011. - Provided courtesy of OTRC

Check out photos of your favorite reality stars from shows like 'Big Brother,' 'Dancing With The Stars,' 'Project Runway,' 'American Idol,' 'The Bachelor' and 'Secret Millionare.'

02/21/2012

Adam Lambert has confirmed that he will perform with the legendary rock band Queen, while its guitarist, Brian May, said he is sure Freddie Mercury would approve of the decision.

Lambert, an "American Idol" finalist and longtime fan of the British group and of Mercury, its late flamboyant frontman, will sing on stage in July with May, 64, and drummer Roger Taylor, 62, during the second day of the 2012 Sonisphere touring hard rock festival at Knebworth Park in Stevenage, located north of London. A UK tabloid had said earlier this month that Lambert would perform there with the band.

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