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Clay Aiken wins North Carolina Congressional primary election

MSNBC - 12 May 2014
“American Idol” runner-up Clay Aiken has won the Democratic nomination for Congress in North Carolina, according to the Associated Press. After the untimely death of Keith Crisco, 71, Aiken's Democratic opponent, the Board of Elections posted its ...
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WHERE ARE THEY NOW: All the 'American Idol' runner-ups

INSIDER - 05 Mar 2018
Clay Aiken has released six studio albums since his second-place finish on the second season of "American Idol." His first album, "Measure of a Man," debuted at number one on the Billboard Hot 100, and his first single, "This is the Night," debuted at ...
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Lee Jazz Ensemble To Hold Spring Concert

The Chattanoogan - 19 Mar 2018
The ensemble comprises sections of wind and brass instruments, including saxophones, trumpets, and trombones, as well as rhythm section instruments. A frequent award winner at national festivals, the ensemble performs for campus, school, and civic ...
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How Do 'American Idol' Winners Fare in the Music Industry?

Wall Street Journal - 14 Mar 2018
The new rendition of “American Idol” is being judged primarily on the ratings and buzz it generates for ABC. But can the show, whose 16th-season premiere over the weekend drew 10.3 million viewers, still make good on its stated mission to catapult ...
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Harrisburg Symphony violist to present masterclass

Penn State News - 27 Feb 2018
Harrisburg Symphony Orchestra violist Alice Bish will present a masterclass for Penn State viola students at 3:30 p.m. Friday, March 23 at 3:30, in 122 Music Building II on the University Park campus. Her visit is hosted by Penn State viola professor ...
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Langhorne teen gets shot at fame on 'American Idol'

The Intelligencer - 10 Mar 2018
She showed up at Temple University at 4 a.m. alongside thousands of other aspiring singers to audition, only to be told by Season 2 runner-up Clay Aiken that she wasn't ready. “After I got denied, I thought, oh my God, this is the end of the road for ...
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Witness the Katy Perry tour

Philippine Star - 18 Mar 2018
The pop star is now on the Asian leg of her Witness tour and you all know what you are in for whenever she comes around, an extraordinary sound and sight overload. Calling all Katycats. The lead Kitty, Katy Perry, is once more coming to Manila. AEG ...
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Should We Ban Celebrities From Running for Office?

OZY - 02 Mar 2018
Of course, personal celebrity doesn't always translate into electoral success — Wyclef Jean isn't president of Haiti, and Clay Aiken lost his race for Congress. And on top of that there are the joke celebrity campaigns, as with Stephen Colbert's run ...

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