Adam Lambert’s Star Power from an industry perspective 50 International Success, Positive Energy, Stellar Future, Simon Cowell

Congratulations Adam and thank you for the extraordinary journey that’s only just beginning!
Of course we all hoped to see Adam as tonight’s winner, but let’s look at the amazing positives! As we’ve discussed and Adam has said, American Idol was what he needed to establish visibility and introduce his artistry to America and the world, [...]

Adam Lambert: “A Worldwide Star” — Simon Cowell “Iconic” — Paula Abdul

Wow! Here’s what Simon Cowell said tonight about Adam:
“You have been one of the best, most original contestants we’ve ever had on the show. And the whole idea about doing a show like this is that you hope you can find a worldwide star. I genuinely believe with all my heart that we have found [...]

Adam Lambert’s Star Power from an industry perspective 48 Official Merchandise, VOIP voting, Adam’s Victory

Here’s to positive energy for Adam and everyone here, it’s going to be a great show tomorrow and thanks to everyone’s efforts I believe Adam is going to be our next American Idol.
It’s been an amazing experience here over the past few months; Adam’s fans are so eloquent and passionate that while I expected just [...]

Adam Lambert’s Star Power from an industry perspective 47 Keep Your Eye On The Prize!

We’ve talked a lot about media and how controversy and drama sells. Now that we’re at the end of the run, this is the media’s last opportunity to generate attention. So please don’t be surprised that they are, it’s their job and as Adam’s said, “…you just have to put your force field up to [...]

Adam Lambert’s Star Power from an industry perspective 46 Media, Audience Fragmentation, Social Networking, Artist Branding

It’s great to see all the support and creativity of people here in anticipation of next week’s Finals! With just a few more days to go, I hope everyone stays focused on reaching out to new voters, maximizing our existing voting capacity (with Go Phones and other ideas from the voting threads) and keeping Adam [...]

Adam Lambert’s Star Power from an industry perspective 45 Top Two! Eye on the Prize, Creative Voting, LA Times, Media, Ratings

Adam’s said it best and I think it’s the mantra: “…you just have to put your force field up to move forward and remember your goal at the finish line. Just keep your eye on the prize and keep moving towards it. Don’t let anything derail you.” What happened last night is now the past, [...]