Lee DeWyze, Crystal Bowersox Sign Record Deals
That was fast. Less than 24 hours after winning season nine of “American Idol,” Lee DeWyze signed a record deal with 19 Recordings Limited and RCA Records, while his pal and runner-up, Crystal Bowersox, inked a contract with 19 Recordings Limited and Jive for her debut major-label album.
According to Billboard.com, the pacts were signed on Thursday and will have DeWyze joining the label that houses such “Idol” luminaries as Chris Daughtry and Adam Lambert. Bowersox will rub elbows with the likes of Kris Allen, Jordin Sparks and Allison Iraheta.
Adam Lambert Explains American Idol ‘No Show’
Adam Lambert has quashed reports that he was snubbed from the American Idol finale, stating he missed the show to ‘rest his voice’ ahead of his Glam Nation tour.
Lambert, who came second on the last season of Idol, took to Twitter to deny reports that he had been dropped from Wednesday’s two-hour results show because he failed to turn up to rehearsals – stating that doctors had advised him not to perform.