A THG favorite since he first stepped on to the American Idol stage years ago, Adam Lambert celebrates a birthday today:
The eccentric, talented, entertaining singer is 32 years old!
The artist came in second place on the Fox competition in 2009, though his debut album ("For Your Entertainment") ended up on multiple Top 10 charts around the world.
He has gone on to tour the globe, speak out for gay rights and even show off his acting chops. Have you caught Adam on Glee Season 5? He's perfect in the role of Starchild.
Hurry up and watch Glee online to see what we mean, submit your best wishes to the rocker and then toggle through 32 fun photos of the artist in honor of his 32nd birthday.
1. Adam Lambert in London
Adam Lambert does his entertaining thing here in London. They adore the singer in Great Britain.
2. Adam Lambert in New Zealand
This is classic Adam Lambert. The singer rocks out in his own eccentric way while performing for fans in New Zealand.
3. Adam Lambert in Action
We know Adam Lambert can sing. But can he act? We'll find out on Glee Season 5.
5. Adam Lambert Concert Pic
Adam Lambert performs here in London. He's taking the stage at a nightclub appropriately named G.A.Y.
6. Adam Lambert Fault Cover
Adam Lambert covers this issue of Fault. Inside, the singer dishes on her new album.
7. Adam Lambert Europe Music Awards Performance
Adam Lambert rocks on here at the MTV Europe Music Awards. He brought the crowd to its feet.
8. Adam Lambert in Russia
It's Adam Lambert in action! The singer is seen here during a concert in Moscow, Russia.
10. On Stage in France
Thousands of fans in Paris were treated to a concert by Adam Lambert in November of 2010. This is a quality action shot of the singer doing his thing.
11. Lambert in France
This is the basic outfit Adam Lambert wears on stage. You're looking at him doing a show in Paris.
12. Performing in Paris, France
Paris fans got a healthy dose of Adam Lambert during a concert on 11/18/10. We love the outfits he wears on stage.
13. Adam and Guitarist
Adam Lambert has been known to kiss his guitar player during concerts. But he just goes with an arm around the guy in this picture.
14. NYC Performance Pic
You go, Adam Lambert! The singer does his eccentric, entertaining thing for fans in New York City during an August 24, 2010 concert in Staten Island.
15. For Your Entertainment Photo
Adam Lambert posed for this picture and considered it as a cover shot for his debut CD. In the end, he went another way with "For Your Entertainment."
16. First Tour Stop
No, this isn't a picture of the Mad Hatter. It's a shot of Adam Lambert from the first leg of his Glam Nation Tour.
17. NYC Concert Photo
Rock on, Adam Lambert! This is a shot of the singer as he starts his North American summer tour in New York City.
18. On-Stage Antics
Adam Lambert is not afraid to push the boundaries. Or to make out with men. He is gay, after all.
19. Up Close with Adam
Ready to get up close and personal with Adam Lambert? This photo gives fans the chance to do just that.
21. Adam Image
We're huge fans of Adam Lambert. We admire his singing ability and his attitude on life.
Adam Lambert stole the show at a concert in Hollywood that was held on New Year's Eve. He's a great performer.
23. The Adam Face
Adam Lambert fans are used to seeing this face. The singer doesn't hold back when he lets out a note.
24. Coming at Ya
Adam Lambert points at the camera as he enjoys himself during a show on New Year's Eve. It took place in Hollywood.
25. Great Performer
Adam Lambert put on quite a show during his New Year's Eve concert. Would you expect anything less from this artist?
26. Acoustic Adam
Yes, this really is Adam Lambert. He went acoustic for a performance of "Tracks of My Tears." It was amazing.
27. Adam Lambert Live
Adam Lambert performs on American Idol and knocks it out of the park as per usual.
28. His Mad World
Adam Lambert brought back a crowd favorite on the season finale of American Idol. He wowed us all again with "Mad World."
29. Adam Lambert, Cryin
Is there a more perfect song for Adam Lambert than Aerosmith's "Cryin?" He broke it out for this semifinal routine.
30. Total Rock Star
Adam Lambert was made for rock 'n roll. Here he is, singing "Whole Lotta Love" by Led Zeppelin.
31. Feeling Good
Adam Lambert performed a Rat Pack Standard, "Feeling Good," during this American Idol audition. He was the strongest of the night.