Top Ten Celebrities Who Finished Second In a Competition But Later Became More Popular Than Those Who Finished Firstglambert
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Those who transcend existing paradigms are often punished by the establishment, for challenging the boundaries. Jackie has something different, something better. History will acknowledge this.
Famously finished second on America's Got Talent season 5, and now is that show's biggest-selling alum.
As Jackie has said, being number two doesn't mean you can't follow your dreams and accomplish your goals. - BobG
True, you don't have America's Got Talent in Europe [why would you? ], but you do have Britain's Got Talent, Holland's Got Talent, and many, many more; even Romania's Got Talent for gosh sakes.V 4 Comments
His immense talent in every genre is matched by his integrity and 'totally nice guy' reported by everyone he meets. A true star and inspiration in every way.
After finishing 2nd in American Idol, He became more popular than the winner Allen. His sensational voice is praised by so many celebreties including Queen's Brian May. And now he is working with Queen in the absence of Freddie. - glambert
Saw him with Queen in their stop in Edmonton in 2014. I have to say he was as good, if not better, than Freddie Mercury (however crazy it sounds).
ADAM... The best of the best.V 1 Comment
A very sweet older lady with an amazing voice who came in second on Britain's Got Talent, but every time they show the video they also show that jerk Simon Cowell.
They didn't even finish second in X-Factor, that was soul singer Rebecca Furgusson. - mcvito
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