Adam Lambert Sued for Participating on American Idol

Adam Lambert Sued for Participating on American Idol

Adam Lambert is facing a lawsuit from a record label that claims he violated his contract by appearing on season eight of American Idol.

Colwel Platinum Entertainment - the same company attempting to release an album of former tracks by Lambert, against the singer's wishes - has filed documents in California federal court that allege Adam was under a Music Services Agreement and a Co-Publishing Agreement when he took the Idol stage.

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Adam Lambert Gushes: I'm in Love!

Adam Lambert Gushes: I'm in Love!

On his Behind the Music special, which aired this past Sunday, Adam Lambert explained the difficulties in realizing at such a young age that one is gay.

For the most part, though, it's a topic that barely crosses the singer's mind at this point in his life. It's just who he is and who he has been for a long time.

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Adam Lambert on Sexuality: I Was Ashamed...

Adam Lambert on Sexuality: I Was Ashamed...

This Sunday, VH1 doesn't simply take fans Behind the Music of Adam Lambert. It takes viewers deep into the personal life of the American Idol runner-up.

On the upcoming special, Lambert talks about his childhood and when he knew he was "different." The realization came around the age of 12.

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Go Behind the Music with Adam Lambert On...

Go Behind the Music with Adam Lambert On...

Believe it or not, VH1 was not always known for embarrassing reality shows.

The network will actually return one of its more popular, innovative programs on June 29, when Behind the Music premieres with an episode dedicated to Missy Elliott.

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Fashion Face-Off: Adam Lambert vs. David Archuleta

They are, arguably, the two most popular non-winners in American Idol history - and both came out last night to support the show that made them famous.

Adam Lambert, accompanied by boyfriend Sauli Koskinen, and David Archuleta stopped to pose for photographers on the red carpet of the finale, held at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

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Adam Lambert with Facial Hair: Love It or Hate It?

The Broadway musical Sister Act premiered last night, as celebrities gathered on the red carpet for a performance based on a movie of the same name.

But one singer stood out from among the other stars lined up for photographers. That's what happens when Adam Lambert rocks a mustache and goatee.

American Idol-Off: Adam Lambert vs. Paul McDonald!

American Idol-Off: Adam Lambert vs. Paul McDonald!

Ready for an American Idol-off, readers?

On last night's Motown-themed performance episode of the competition, Paul McDonald covered the Smokey Robinson classic "Tracks of My Tears." The judges loved it, with Randy Jackson gushing: "You're kind of the complete package."

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Adam Lambert Goes Acoustic, Inspiring on American Idol

Adam Lambert Goes Acoustic, Inspiring on American Idol

He was introduced by Ryan Seacrest as the person who "truly set the bar for style and spectacle on this stage."

From there, one of the show's all-time favorites toned down his usual performance style, sat on a stool and gave viewers a stripped-down version of "Aftermath," a song with a vital message: You are not alone.

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Adam Lambert "Aftermath" Remix: Listen Here!

Adam Lambert "Aftermath" Remix: Listen Here!

Adam Lambert is giving American Idol viewers an extra special reason to tune in to tonight's results show: the former runner-up will perform an acoustic version of the single "Aftermath."

Following this rendition, a remixed version of the song will be available on Adam's official site, with a portion of the proceeds going toward The Trevor Project, a crisis intervention and suicide prevention organization for LGBTQ youth.

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Adam Lambert to Release New Single, Perform on American Idol

Adam Lambert to Release New Single, Perform on American Idol

Adam Lambert is heading back to the stage that made him famous.

On March 10, the former finalist will introduce viewers to "Aftermath," a new single that will be released immediately after Lambert performs it on the Fox smash. Fans will be able to download it on Adam's official website, with proceeds from the sales going to The Trevor Project. Why?

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Grammy Awards Fashion Face-Off: Adam Lambert vs. The Situation

It might be difficult to think of two celebrities with less in common than Adam Lambert and Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino.

One is gay, the other is straight. One sings on stage, the other blows whistles on grenades. One was invited to the Grammy Awards last night because he was nominated in a major category, the other might have been the least talented individual on the red carpet (no offense, Kim Kardashian).

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James Durbin: The Next Adam Lambert?

James Durbin: The Next Adam Lambert?

Does American Idol the next Adam Lambert on its hands?

It's difficult not to make such a comparison upon hearing James Durbin sing, but the aspiring contestant arrived for his audition in San Francisco last night with a very different backstory from that of the season eight finalist.

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Adam Lambert Biography

Adam Lambert was a contestant on the eighth season of American Idol. He made it to the final two on the show, only to lose out to Kris... More »
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