40 years old (Born on November 30, 1978)
Singer-songwriter, actor, record producer; He is famous from American Idol, Spamalot, New York Times Bestseller, UNICEF Ambassador.Shortened Clayton to Clay after a suggestion from the producers of "American Idol". Founded the Bubel/Aiken Foundation to include children with neurological disabilities in activities with typical children. Named the foundation for Diane Bubel, the mother of a child with autism he worked with in North Carolina, who persuaded him to audition for American Idol. In the first week of the release of his single, it sold over 393,000 copies, the most since Elton John`s "Candle in the Wind." Planed to release a Christmas album one in 2004. Shared a house in L.A with former American Idol contestant Kimberley Locke.
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Fun Facts About Clay Aiken
Mother is Faye Aiken Parker; late step-father, Ray Parker; step-brother, Jeff; step-sister, Amy and half-brother, Brett.
His single, `This Is The Night`, went platinum in the US, and 6 times platinum in Canada.
Recorded two CDs entitled "Redefined" and "Look What Love Has Done" prior to American Idol. These CDs are no longer available.
His freshman album, Measure of a Man, shipped double platinum.
Worked for the YMCA in Raleigh, North Carolina