Say what you want about Clay Aiken, but the second season American Idol runner-up does have a huge fan base. People love this goofy,...

Clay Aiken SLAMS American Idol: What a Snoozefest!

Clay Aiken SLAMS American Idol: What a Snoozefest!

In honor of its final season kicking off, American Idol brought back a few fan favorites on its Wednesday night premiere.

Clay Aiken was not one of them. And we have a feeling he won't be making an appearance on the show that made him famous any time soon, either.

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25 Celebrities Who Are Out, About and Proud!

25 Celebrities Who Are Out, About and Proud!

Someday, the following list will not be necessary.

Someday, celebrities will not need to make any sort of official announcement regarding their sexuality because, quite simply, no one will care and society will be fully accepting of all orientations.

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Clay Aiken to Run For U.S. Congress?

Clay Aiken to Run For U.S. Congress?

Ten and a half years ago, Clay Aiken rose to fame by winning America's votes. In 2014, he may try to court them again, this time at the ballot box.

Only one district of North Carolina will decide the winner of this contest, though, if he decides to enter it: Clay is considering running for U.S. Congress.

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Clay Aiken Slams American Idol Judges

Clay Aiken Slams American Idol Judges

Next year will mark a decade since Clay Aiken finished second on American Idol.

But the singer - who is off on a new holiday-themed tour - doesn't expect the show to honor this 10th anniversary via any kind of performance invitation, not considering the path Aiken believes Idol has headed down.

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John Rich Blasts Clay Aiken RNC Tweet as "Racist"

John Rich Blasts Clay Aiken RNC Tweet as "Racist"

John Rich and Clay Aiken missed each other on Celebrity Apprentice, with the country singer taking the title one season and the former American Idol finalist finishing second a year later.

And that's too bad because we can only imagine what fireworks may have exploded if these artists had actually done battle on national television.

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Clay Aiken Bashes Rihanna, Points to "Pitch Problems"

Clay Aiken Bashes Rihanna, Points to "Pitch Problems"

Clay Aiken has gone all Randy Jackson on Rihanna.

In an interview last night with Andy Cohen, the former American Idol runner-up was asked about the state of pop music. Specifically: which current singer would NOT make it past the first round of the Fox competition?

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Clay Aiken Biography

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Clay Aiken Quotes

I cannot raise a child to lie or to hide things. I wasn't raised that way, and I'm not going to raise a child to do that.

Clay Aiken

I have no idea if he'll be gay or straight. It's not something I'll have anything to do with, or that he'll have anything to do with. It's already probably up inside the code there ... No matter what the situation you're in, if you're raised in a loving environment, that's the most important thing.

Clay Aiken [on his son]