ADAM LAMBERT & QUEEN
JUNE 30, 2012 IN KIEV
Back in 2009, an unknown Adam Lambert auditioned for American Idol by singing Queen‘s “Bohemian Rhapsody.” Three years later, in Kiev, Adam performed the same song in concert with Queen—guitarist Brian May, drummer Roger Taylor and, via video, late lead singer Freddie Mercury. A dream team supreme!
I love rags to riches stories like this! Imagine telling Adam after his 2009 American Idol audition that he would be performing the same song as the lead singer for Queen in Russia in the very near future. Hello! That would be like telling a rookie minor leaguer that instead of riding buses all day and eating McDonald’s that he’d soon be smashing a home run to win the World Series in front of millions.
AMERICAN IDOL AUDITION (2009)
Back in 2009, during the final show of American Idol, I tweeted that Adam should be the new lead singer of Queen. Less than thirty minutes later, who were Adam and fellow contestant Kris Allen performing with? None other than Queen! A fellow Twitter user tweeted to ask if I was psychic!
ADAM LAMBERT & QUEEN
AMERICAN IDOL (2009 FINALE)
If Adam had wanted to join Queen, it probably would have been a done deal. But Adam understandably wanted to pursue a solo career. So I (and millions of other fans) were thrilled a couple years later when Adam and Queen announced plans to team up for occasional concerts together. I’m not a huge music fan but Adam + Queen is a must-see event that I always look forward to!
ABOUT PHIL BOLSTA
Phil is the author of Through God’s Eyes: Finding Peace and Purpose in a Troubled World, a comprehensive guide to living a spiritual life. Who will benefit from reading it?
Anyone who is on a spiritual path, or wants to start one
Anyone who loves life, or wants to learn how to
Anyone who is happy, or wants to be happier
Here is a two-minute video introduction to Through God’s Eyes.
• an overview of the book
• the complete table of contents
• the Foreword by Caroline Myss
• my Introduction
• chapter excerpts
• a sample end-of-chapter story
• endorsements from authors and thought leaders
Just click on the link below to download your free PDF sampler!
THROUGH GOD’S EYES PDF SAMPLER
Schedule a Mastery Mentoring phone session with Phil to learn how to apply principles of spiritual living more effortlessly and effectively. Priced affordably! Click here to e-mail Phil for details.
Phil is also the author of Sixty Seconds: One Moment Changes Everything, a collection of 45 inspiring, life-changing stories from prominent people he interviewed, including Joan Borysenko, Deepak Chopra, geneticist Dr. Francis Collins, acclaimed sportswriter Frank Deford, Dr. Larry Dossey, Wayne Dyer, Dan Millman, Caroline Myss, Dr. Christiane Northrup, Dr. Dean Ornish, Dr. Rachel Naomi Remen, Dr. Bernie Siegel, James Van Praagh, singer Billy Vera, Doreen Virtue, Neale Donald Walsch, and bassist Victor Wooten.
Reading this book is like spending a few minutes face to face with each of the contributors and listening to their personal stories. Click here to read unsolicited testimonials from readers. Learn more by visiting the official Sixty Seconds website.
Sixty Seconds was one of three finalists in the General Interest/How-To category at the 12th annual Visionary Awards presented by COVR (Coalition of Visionary Resources) in Denver on June 27, 2009.