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American Idols Live

Adam Lambert
Adam Lambert performs at American Idols Live 2009 at Staples Center. Lambert reprised several of his high points from the “American Idol” TV show and added a David Bowie medley.

Review: Ann Powers: The Idols wave their hands at Staples (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
Kris Allen
Season champion Kris Allen expressed rock as plain, unadorned fun. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
Danny Gokey
Danny Gokey walked the line between gruff soul and country crooning. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
Allison Iraheta
Allison Iraheta belted out songs by Pink, Janis Joplin and Heart. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
Scott MacIntyre
Scott MacIntyre performs at the piano during American Idols Live 2009 at Staples Center(Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
Kris Allen, Adam Lambert, Lil Rounds
Kris Allen, left, Adam Lambert and Lil Rounds team up. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
American Idols Live tour
The singers were cheered on by enthusiastic fans at Staples Center(Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
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