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  • American Idol, Season 8, begins

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  • Adam Lambert's audition for American Idol in San Francisco, California, is televised

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  • The list of the Top 36 American Idol's Season 8 contestants is leaked on Joe's Place Blog and Adam's name is on it 
PHOTO OF THE MONTH
January 20, 2009: Adam is on his way to Hollywood!
Photo credit: Unknown
DAILY TIMELINE
“I'm going to Hollywood. I'm going back home to Hollywood. I made it!” 
--Adam Lambert, American Idol, January 20, 2009
VIDEO OF THE MONTH
January 20, 2009: Adam Lambert auditions for American Idol in San Francisco, CA.   
Video credit: LexieeLambert
ADAM LAMBERT HISTORY

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