‘American Idol’ Alums: Before They Were Stars! (PHOTOS)


Who knew that this bunch would grow up to be some of the next generation's biggest music superstars?!

Celebuzz recently got our hands on some (really) old school photos of some of your favorite American Idol stars!

With it's 11th season getting into gear, we figure what better way to celebrate than looking back to before these alum -- before they were Idols!

From winners like Kelly Clarkson to fan favorites such as James Durbin, check out the gallery for the rest!

Who do you think looks most different? Sound off in the comments!

 

Discuss

Default avatar
  • tori
    tori

    Whoops, messed that comment all up with my awesome typing ability. lmao.........not as easy to tell who they were.

  • tori
    tori

    The funny thing to me is he looks just the same. The other pics were not as easy to they who they were. lol

  • montreal massage therapy
    montreal massage therapy

    I was suggested this web site by way of my cousin. I am now not certain whether or not this submit is written by him as nobody else know such detailed approximately my trouble. You're wonderful! Thanks!

  • phedra
    phedra

    wow cool

  • Julie Arch
    Julie Arch

    testing

  • Aqsa
    Aqsa

    Damn, his head was HUGE.

  • lovecelebbabies
    lovecelebbabies

    Whut/ UH SHE ISN'T RACIST. she dated half blk guarini for gosh's sake!

  • Margaret
    Margaret

    Clay is just as cute as ever, love him. Thanks

  • Jan
    Jan

    That has always been one of my favorite photos of Clay before Idol. Thanks!

  • lcsilva
    lcsilva

    probably on drugs

  • Rachel Jarrell
    Rachel Jarrell

    Clay poses like that. HELLZ YES.

  • Harrold
    Harrold

    What Adam Lambert really looks like. h ttp://i51.tinypic.com/idi25t.jpg

  • Sherry
    Sherry

    He is a carrot top. The brown and blond are dye.

  • lcsilva
    lcsilva

    u are lying. there's no way u watched last season and don't know about him

  • Chona
    Chona

    Pregnant at 15. Sigh.

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    Who's the chick?

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    She was on American Idol? Where was I?

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    Nerd Alert!! Who poses like that for a School Pic?

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    Who?

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    I guessed right.

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    OH MYGOD!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! He was blonde?

  • Ariela
    Ariela

    Whio the hell is James Durbin??? I watch American Idol and I've never heard of him , then again I'm only twelve.

  • Lana
    Lana

    jackass she isnt racist

  • Taylor
    Taylor

    KElly is racist..eewww!!