The ‘American Idol’ runner-up officially announced yesterday (Feb. 4) that he is putting his entertainment career on hold to seek out the Democratic seat for Congress in his home state.
Clay Aiken might have come in second on ‘American Idol,’ and ‘The Apprentice’ for that matter, but it seems he’s hoping he’ll come out on top on Election Day 2014.
Here’s a few former Idols that could prove beneficial for Idol in the long run.
No, Clay Aiken and Missouri Congressman Todd Akin don’t share the same views on women.
There are some signs that Clay Aiken has split with his boyfriend.
Billboard.com has put the list together based on their post-Idol success.