Adam Lambert

Adam Lambert

Pop Singer

Adam Mitchel Lambert is an American singer and songwriter. Since 2009, he has sold over 3 million albums and 5 million singles worldwide. Lambert is known for his dynamic vocal performances that fuse his theatrical training with modern and classic genres.

Full Name
Jan 29, 1982
6′ 1″
Net Worth


Adam Mitchel Lambert was born on January 29, 1982 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He is an American singer, songwriter and actor. His parents are Leila and Eber Lambert. He has a younger brother Neil. Lambert grew up in San Diego and attended Mount Carmel High School. He started his career as an actor when he was nine years old in a production of “Grease” at the Starlight Theatre in San Diego. When he was seventeen he moved to Los Angeles and began performing in local theater productions, including “Fiddler on the Roof” and “Hair”.

In 2009, Lambert auditioned for the eighth season of “American Idol” and finished as runner-up behind Kris Allen. His debut solo album, “For Your Entertainment”, released in November 2009, debuted at number three on the US Billboard 200 chart and sold 198,000 copies within its first week. The album featured singles such as “Whataya Want from Me” which was certified platinum by the RIAA and reached number ten on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. In 2012, Lambert released his second studio album “Trespassing” which debuted at number one on the Billboard 200 chart and made him the first openly gay artist to top the chart with an original work. In 2015 Lambert released his third studio album titled “The Original High” which debuted at number three on the Billboard 200 chart.

Lambert has had numerous appearances on television shows such as Glee, The Voice Australia, RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 3 and Queen + Adam Lambert: The Rhapsody Tour Live from Wembley Stadium (2020). In addition to singing, Lambert has also ventured into acting with roles in films such as The Rocky Horror Picture Show: Let's Do The Time Warp Again (2016) and Bohemian Rhapsody (2018).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1982</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Adam Lambert is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Adam Mitchel Lambert was born on January 29, 1982 in Indianapolis, Indiana.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2004</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins Theater Career</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lambert begins his career in the theater starring in productions of Grease and Wicked.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Auditions for American Idol</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Adam auditions for the eighth season of American Idol and makes it to the top three.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2010</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Release of Debut Album</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lambert releases his debut album For Your Entertainment which goes on to be certified gold.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Trespassing Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lambert releases his second studio album Trespassing, which is nominated for a Grammy Award.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">The Original High Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lambert releases his third studio album The Original High, to positive reviews from critics.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Velvet Album Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Lambert releases his fourth studio album Velvet which debuts at number one in the US.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Adam Lambert has an incredible vocal range and is able to hit notes that few singers can reach. His performances are full of energy and enthusiasm, and he puts on a great show for his fans.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Fearless</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Adam Lambert is not afraid to push boundaries when it comes to his music or performance style. He always strives to challenge himself and create something new and exciting for his fans.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Inspiring</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Adam Lambert is an openly gay artist who has worked hard to overcome adversity and be successful in the music industry. His life story is inspiring and serves as an example that anyone can achieve their dreams with hard work and dedication.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Openly Gay Idol Winner</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Adam Lambert became the first openly gay contestant to be crowned winner of the "American Idol" talent show in 2009.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Broadway Star</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Adam Lambert starred as Eddie in Fox's live version of "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" and made his Broadway debut in 2018, playing the role of Galileo Figaro in "Kinky Boots".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Formerly Part of a Boy Band</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before competing on "American Idol", Adam Lambert was part of an all-male vocal group called The Citizen Vein.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Has Collaborated with Multiple Artists</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Adam Lambert has collaborated with numerous artists throughout his career, including Queen, Zedd, and Alessia Cara.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Won a Grammy Award</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Adam Lambert won a Grammy Award in 2012 for Best Performance by a Duo or Group with Vocals, for his collaboration with Queen.</p></div>


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