JAN 7 2008 - GOLFING FOR INCLUSION

Clay sings "At This Moment," "When A Man Loves A Woman" "Love of My Life,"

"Get Here," "Unchained Melody," & "I Can't Make You Love Me"

AMERICAN IDOL REWIND, GROUP 2 - started weekly Jan 12 2008

 

yollie950 does a fantastic retrospective of all Clay's performances and comments

ET clip - Clay talking about upcoming performance in SPAMALOT! Jan 17 2008

 

thanks to Allegra560

 

CLAY'S OPENING NIGHT AT SPAMLOT!
January 19

Let the Stage Doors begin!

 

thanks to melobru

SPAMALOT PAGES 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Jan 22 CLAY ON THE VIEW

 

thank you to redhottopic

JAN 24 CLAY ON MIKE AND JULIET

 

thanks to akashalia

JAN 24 - CLAY APPEARS ON WPIX NEW YORK MORNING SHOW

 

thank you WPIX

FEB 4 - CLAY TALKS ABOUT HIS MEXICAN TRIP FOR UNICEF ON WRAL

LINK TO WRAL VIDEO ON WRAL SITE - LINK TO VIDEO

CLAY RAISES AWARENESS FOR UNICEF

FEB 18 Clay interview on Good Day Chicago (WFLD) about Spamalot

FEB 27 WRAL INTERVIEW ABOUT UPCOMING ALBUM

 

FEB 28 - WRAL GOES BEHIND THE SCENES AT SPAMALOT - LINK TO VIDEO

MARCH 18 - CLAY TALKS ABOUT THE UNICEF TAP PROJECT ON ET

 

APRIL 3 - Clay interview on American Idol: Extra (Fox Reality Channel) about Spamalot and the new album

 

APRIL 7 - OMWH ON AOL FIRST LISTEN

APRIL 8 - HANDPRINT CEREMONY AT NYC PLANET HOLLYWOOD

 

Planet Hollywood/SRHP "You Knock Me Off My Feet"

 

thanks Yollie950

APRIL 23 - APPEARANCE ON AMERICAN IDOL SPAMALOT

 

APRIL 28 - PERFORMANCE ON QVC AND SALE OF OMWH

Clay sells over 12,000 CD's!

INSIDER TEASER POLL

 

1 ON MY WAY HERE

montage by QVC of all five songs sung on the program starting with "On My Way Here"

2 EVERYTHING I DON'T NEED 

3 SOMETHING ABOUT US

4 WHERE I DRAW THE LINE

 

5 THE REAL ME 

APRIL 29 - SINGS WITH HANNAH FOR EASTER BONNET COMPETITION

APRIL 30 - TYRA AND CLAY SURPRISE A SUPERFAN

CLAY AND TYRA SURPRISE A SUPER FAN

 

thanks to Allegra560

MAY 4 - FINAL APPEARANCE IN SPAMALOT

 

after Clay's final appearance he appears on the roof of the marquis to wave to his fans
thanks to kaakca

Spamalot Scrapbook - Jan 19 - May 4 2008
by Yollie950

 

MAY 6 - RELEASE - OMWH

ON MY WAY HERE WALLPAPERS, LINKS AND INFO 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12

track listing:

on my way here

ashes

everything i don’t need

something about us

falling

where i draw the line

the real me

weight of the world

as long as we’re here

sacrificial love

grace of god

lover all alone

bonus tracks:

it's in everyone of us

forget i ever knew you

MAY 6 - CLAY SIGNS CDs AT VIRGIN MEGASTORE NYC

 

in the store

 

montage set to "Falling"

fan videos thanks to MistressKendra

MAY 6 - CLAY DOES A SATELLITE MEDIA TOUR FOR LOCAL FOX STATIONS

click here for links

MAY 7 - CLAY SINGS "ON MY WAY HERE" & "ASHES" ON GMA

 
 
broadcast versions of the chorus of "Invisible" & "On My Way Here"

MAY 8 - CLAY CHATS AND SINGS "ON MY WAY HERE" ON THE VIEW

 

thank you videoluvr

MAY 8 - K103 FM PORTLAND RADIO INTERVIEW
& WASH FM RADIO INTERVIEW
download radio interviews here

MAY 8 - CLAY VISITS BACKSTAGE WITH BARRY NOLAN FOR AN INTERVIEW

 

youtube link

MAY 9 - THE TODAY SHOW APPEARANCE

 

thanks to videoluvr

MAY 9 - CLAY SPEAKS ON MYANMAR SITUATION ON MSNBC UNICEF INTERVIEW

 

thanks to butterflyshine

MAY 9 - CLAY AIKEN'S PLAYLIST ON ABC NEWS NIGHTLINE

 

MAY 9 - SEVERAL RADIO INTERVIEWS

98.7 THE RIVER RADIO INTERVIEW

WRCH CN RADIO INTERVIEW

SUNNY 101.5 RADIO INTERVIEW

download radio interviews here

MAY 9 - CLAY IS INTERVIEWED ON 5 MINUTES WITH MO ROCCA

 

CLICK TO PLAY

thanks to blip.tv

MAY 12 - The Tonight Show (interview and performance)

Consider Yourself Raspberried!

(that teacher in NC, whoever you are!)

Clay sings "On My Way Here"

(not available on youtube or Tonight Show site)

MAY 12 - 103.7 Lite FM (Dallas) radio interview

MAY 13 - 100.7 WHUD (Hudson Valley, NY) radio interview

MAY 14 - Sunny 99.1, KODA-FM (Houston) radio interview

download radio interviews here

MAY 14 - Video premiere for "On My Way Here" on Yahoo! Music 

more Clay Aiken Yahoo videos

MAY 14 - Appearance on Good Day LA

thanks to butterflyshine

MAY 16 - The Rachel Ray Show (interview)

 

thank you videoluvr

MAY 16 - Jimmy Kimmel Live (interview and performance)

 

 

MAY 27 - AOL Sessions premiere, with 5 songs and 4 separate questions answered

ON MY WAY HERE

 

ASHES

 

EVERYTHING I DON'T NEED

 

SOMETHING ABOUT US

 

WHERE I DRAW THE LINE

 

AOL SESSIONS PAGE

MAY 29 - WRAL-TV mentions the rumor of Clay having a child with Jaymes Foster

JUNE 1 - Ford's Theater Gala at the National Theater (Washington, DC). Clay sang the song "Sarah" from the musical "The Civil War."

JUNE 24 - I Love the New Millennium 2003 (VH1), with a brief piece on Clay

 

JUNE 24 - MusicPass for OMWH available in stores

LATE JUNE - UNICEF trip to Somalia and Kenya

Give the Gift of Growing Up

from UNICEFUSA

 

JULY 3 - ET appearance promoting The Survival Project special

http://muriella.wordpress.com/2008/07/07/the-survival-project-unicef-cnn/

JULY 6 - The Survival Project: One Child at a Time (CNN) featuring Clay as UNICEFspokesperson

 
thanks to gerwhisp for this video
featuring "Grace of God" sung by Clay,
Footage of "One Child at a Time" with Message from Clay
screencap of Clay's appearance

 

AUGUST 8 - Parker Foster Aiken born to Clay and Jaymes Foster at 8:08 a.m. in Raleigh, NC.

jaymes foster levy and clay aiken
Jaymes Foster and Clay Aiken


SEPTEMBER 19 - Clay RETURNS TO his role as Sir Robin in Spamalot on Broadway


thanks TheClayChannel 

thanks TheClayChannel 

thanks LITTLEAIKENFAN

thanks melobru

SEPTEMBER 24 - People magazine's cover story of Clay (pictured with Parker) and the headline "Yes, I'm Gay" is featured on many of the entertainment news shows

read the online article here

~~~~STILL WORKING ON THIS PAGE FOR THE NOVEMBER AND DECEMBER ENTRIES ~~~~

~cha cha~

SEP 25 - Good Morning America interview, talking about his coming out as a gay man

thanks to claymate01

SEP 26 - Good Morning America interview about Parker, Jaymes and his new family

 

thanks to claymate01

SEP 27 - Paula's Party (Food Network) appearance

part 1


youtube link

part 2


youtube link

OCT 18 - 2nd Annual BAF Champions of Change Gala (Raleigh, NC).
Clay sang 5 songs and was the auctioneer's assistant during the charity auction

JBT Jacket Auction


thanks tugger12345

On My Way Here


thanks tugger12345

Gala Medley


thanks Yollie950

Right Here Waiting


thanks LonelyNoMore44

Mini-Concert Part 1


thanks futuremrsaiken

Mini-Concert Part 2

  thanks futuremrsaiken

 

OCT 24 - Clay participates in the Friar's Club Celebrity Roast of Matt Lauer at the New York Hilton

Clay's Arrival

 

NOV 24 - "Rosie's Gala, Building Dreams for Kids" Benefit appearance at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in NYC

NOV 26 - Appearance on Rosie Live

 

NOV 27 - Clay does an Interview during The Thanksgiving Parade

 

CLAY'S VARIOUS ITEMS ON AUCTION FOR BWAY CARES ON EBAY
NOV 29 - "Conversation with Clay" benefit for Broadway Cares at the Shubert Theater (between the matinee and evening show of Spamalot)

CLAY PROVIDED A MUSICAL CHRISTMAS CARD WIDGET!

DEC 1 - Clay's interview on Entertainment Tonight, about Parker's surgery
DEC 23 - Caricature of Clay presented at Sardi's Restaurant, NYC
DEC 27 - Segment on Geraldo at Large: The Waiting List (Fox News Network), about Clay's work with children with disabilities
DEC 28 - CLAY IN PEOPLE 2008 YEARBOOK
 

TO REVIEW:

EXCELLENT YEAR IN REVIEW MONTAGE

THANK YOU DREAMLARGE!

thanks to Fountaindawg for the great photo montage!

MY FAVORITE THINGS 2008
by SmartyPantsSuz

Thank you SmartyPantsSuz!

CLAY SAYS GOODBYE TO 2008 AND SPAMALOT ON JANUARY 4, 2009

~

 

~thanks to jmstoer for the video

HERE'S TO ANOTHER FASCINATING AND ILLUMINATING YEAR!