The album was released on June 1, and features songs popular in the s and s, including two Aiken covered during his run on American Idol" Mack the Knife " and " Unchained Melody ". The result was controversial, as some hypothesized that Idol' s voting system was incapable of handling the number of attempted calls. Show all 29 episodes. Find out and get ideas for your own queue on " Celebrity Watchlist. Jun 11, 7, 0 0. Still in high school, Clay learned quickly that he could make a difference in the lives of young people.
In he competed in the fifth season of The Celebrity Apprenticecoming in second to Arsenio Hall.
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Sep 14, 7, 0 1, It was written with Allison Glock and published by Random House. In this day and age, couldn't he just come out and get it over with? American Idol season 2. Show all 8 episodes. When he was about 23 years old, a longtime friend persuaded him to audition for American Idol.
Clay Aiken Honored with Sardi's Caricature". Retrieved from " https: She then teased him about having his own "Clay Nation". On August 5,in an open letter from the founders, Clay Aiken and Diane Bubel stated "As we realized the impact the Foundation has already made, it became apparent that even bigger accomplishments could be on the horizon. His hordes of admiring female fans who call themselves "Claymates. Meier Member Jan 28, After several years of public speculation, Aiken came out as gay in a September interview with People magazine.