American Idol Season 2 –
It was the most watched and closest season in the history of American Idol.
The second season premiered on January 21, 2003, and continued until May 21, 2003.
Around 70,000 attended the auditions in season 2 and 234 were selected to proceed on to the Hollywood round.
But…it’s been 16 years since Season 2 of AI and to be perfectly honest, I don’t think about anyone in that season except Clay Aiken and Ruben Studdard.
Fortunately, there are some great fans who have put together some wonderful videos of Clay and Ruben. Today, we are featuring a beautiful video by the talented SueReu. It isn’t new, but it is a great showcase of Clay and Ruben!
What do you think?
They were and are so proud of each other and still are – this makes me so proud of both Clay and Ruben even now. Yes, tears again, for all of the joy and happiness they have brought to me (us) all of these years!
I thank God for them everyday! They are a true blessing – that is what I think!
Thanks to Sue and you! Wonderful video!
Is today the 16th year anniversary of Clay being on AI? I was trying to remember but theres been no mention of it…..?
According to my records, Clay sang for the first time on AI on January 28, 2003 in Atlanta. That makes it 16 years!
I do not remember this video from SueReu, but it is a timeless video of what AI was like back then. Two great singers and great friends. Thank you to you and SueReu.
Thank you, so much SueReu for the video of our two guys. Their lives changed because of American Idol! And our lives changed because of American Idol!
I also don't remember this video from suereu never in my wildest dreams did I ever see such wonderfull friends clay and ruben they sure are both talented singers and indeed great friends if it weren't for americian idol I woodhave never seen clay or ruben thank god for americian idol clay is such a blessing to me
Oh! thanks for the Video, SueReu, and for this look back at the two guy's friendship. They are each remarkable singers and it's so enjoyable when they perform together.