Adam Lambert: 2009 American Music Awards

Of course, when Adam Lambert puts on a suit and tie, it’s never as simple of an outfit as it sounds. The American Idol runner-up jazzed up his ensemble with some sparkly earrings, heavy eye make-up and loads of thick rings on his fingers.

His jet-black hair was swooped up into a fancy pompadour for the 2009 American Music Awards, which he accessorized with a wink and a smile.

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Gallery Info: Adam Lambert on the red carpet for the 2009 American Music Awards at the Nokia Theater Los Angeles Live.