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Clay Aiken

Clayton Holmes Grissom was born in Raleigh, North Carolina 30 November 1978 to his mother, Faye Aiken Parker and his late father, Vernon Grissom. When Clay was a teenager, he had a love for teaching and helping young children and later on studied to became a school teacher. When he was about 23 years old, a longtime friend persuaded him to ... See full bio »

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 2012 Chelsea Lately (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #6.76 (2012) ... (performer: "Lean on Me" - uncredited)
 2012 The Apprentice (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- And the Winner Is ... (2012) ... (performer: "The Time of My Life", "Lean On Me" - uncredited)
- Party Like a Mock-Star (2012) ... (performer: "Under The Boardwalk" - uncredited)
 2010 Phineas and Ferb (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Phineas and Ferb: Summer Belongs to You! (2010) ... (performer: "I Believe We Can")
 2010 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- We Are the World 25 (2010) ... (performer: "Kidney Now!")
 2009 30 Rock (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Kidney Now! (2009) ... (performer: "He Needs a Kidney")
 2007 Holiday Festival on Ice 2007 (TV Movie) (performer: "Winter Wonderland")
 2005 Disneymania in Concert (Video) (performer: "Proud of Your Boy")
 2005 Scrubs (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- My Life in Four Cameras (2005) ... (performer: "Isn't She Lovely" - uncredited)
 2004 Without a Paddle (performer: "Invisible")
 2004 Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed (performer: "The Way")
 2003 Canadian Idol (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Who Will Get the Final 3 Spots? (2003) ... (performer: "What the World Needs Now Is Love")
 1992 Aladdin (performer: "Proud of Your Boy")
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Appeared in the 2003 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade from New York City, New York, USA See more »

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1 Print Biography | 2 Interviews | 9 Articles | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


6' 1" (1.85 m)

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[In 2009]: Every year the models do an acting challenge, and since I had been in Spamalot and was doing the Broadway thing, Tyra Banks, [the show's host] called and wanted me to be a part of it, I did a scene with some of the girls and then later on tried to help judge that scene. See more »


In the first week of the release of his single, it sold over 393,000 copies, the most since Elton John's "Candle in the Wind". See more »


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