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Adam Levine Rips American Idol For Keeping Gays in the Closet

In an exclusive interview with Out Magazine, The Voice coach, Adam Levine. talks about his childhood, raised by liberal parents. His younger brother is gay, which Adam says, “I can single-handedly dispel any ideas that sexuality is acquired, ” he says. “Trust me, you’re born with it. My brother is gay, and we knew when he was two. We all knew.”

He also takes a swipe at American Idol for presumably keeping their gay contestants in the closet. The Voice had 4 openly gay contestants, two of whom — Beverly McClellan and Vicci Martinez — made it all the way to the finale

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Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green set to Headline Michael Jackson Tribute Concert

Voice coaches, Christina Aguilera and Cee Lo Green along with Leona Lewis, Smokey Robinson and Alien Ant Farm (released an awesome alterna rock version of “Smooth Criminal”, watch the video below) will participate in a Michael Jackson tribute concert set for October 8 at the Wales’ Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Great Britain.

British boy band JLS (X Factor UK runners up, Season 5) and R&B singer Craig David are also in the lineup. More performers will be announced soon.

Unfortunately, not everyone in the Jackson family is on board for the concert…