Adam Lambert goes classic matinee idol for Fiasco magazine. With his pomade-slicked and grown-out silver coif, Glambert sure looks hot in gray. Adam is photographed by Miguel Starcevich.
On coming from a TV talent show"It's interesting, because you get all this hype and celebrity and it's of the moment. But as far as being an artist, that's not really explored until you put out your own original material.
On QueenThose shows I did with Queen were pretty surreal. I was really excited and super flattered but intimidated at the same time. How do you live up to some like Freddie Mercury? There was no way I could ever compete with him. I had to let that go and create an experience of paying tribute.
On looking goodThe way I look at it there’s just as much pressure (on men) but men aren’t supposed to talk about it. Its supposed to seem easy, but men, especially in the public eye are just as worried as women are.
On being a poster boy for the LGBT communityFor the general audience they look at the way I style myself and they go ‘errrr, that’s gay’, but you ask a handful of gay guys and they’re like ‘I would never wear that’!