Adam Lambert Wiki – Adam Lambert Biography
Adam Lambert, the famed ‘American Idol,’ was honored at the Creative Coalition’s annual Sundance Film Festival gala. In his acceptance speech at the gala, he shared about his struggle: “When I went to the audition, I was like, ‘Man, I don’t think I’m going to get accepted. I’m the gay guy. This is a pipe dream, I made it to the final and I couldn’t believe it. I mean, I had no idea it would last this long. And then once I got off the show, I signed a record deal.”
Added Lambart: “There was an article in Entertainment Weekly saying, ‘Oh, this guy is exciting, and it may be because he’s gay or not.’ And I was like, ‘Could it be?’ The ‘Velvet’ album singer further added: “Visibility is so powerful. The LGBTQ community has been under attack for a long time and is under attack again.
There’s a lot of conservative rejection and making art that represents the queer experience and the stars. people. That gives the LGBTQ community strength… hope. It gives us inspiration. It makes us shed some of that shame and self-loathing that we grow up with. I’m so excited to be an artist right now. we have many challenges ahead. It’s not over yet. There is still work to be done, but I am very proud of the work that has been done so far.”
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Adam Lambert facing homophobic treatment
There were no gay boys. It was kind of the Wild West in terms of it,” he continued. Added Lambert: “And a year later I performed on the night my first single came out, at the American Music Awards. And I did the kind of acting that I had seen since I was a teenager. It was kind of sexy, I had dancers on stage, and I did a couple of suggestive moves with a couple of dancers and an impromptu kiss with my bass player. I was feeling it. Well, I got offstage and I got in trouble.”
He revealed: “The network was like, ‘How dare you?’ They banned me for a while. They threatened me with a lawsuit. I was like, ‘Oh, okay, that’s where we are.’ I didn’t know. I had been in a bubble in LA among artists, weirdos, and I didn’t realize it. that that sort of thing would ruffle feathers the way it did.”
Continuing with that, Lambert felt that the best way to beat the system was to “be as gay as I can be. And be flamboyant and wild, and if it gets me in trouble, it gets me in trouble, but I’m not going to back down.” From then on, he saw a wave of revolution among his young fans, he said, “In recent years, I keep meeting more and more young people who watched me as a kid on TV and are like…” You helped me speak with my parents about being gay.
Lambert is a household name known for his music heavily influenced by pop-rock glam and 80s style music. Lambert is famous for his voice which blends beautifully with his acting talent which comes from a huge Broadway throwback. . The singer-songwriter rose to fame in 2009 after finishing runner-up on the eighth season of ‘American Idol’.Read More…..